At KIT, more than 9,000 employees, including 6,000 staff members in the science and education sector, are working on scientific topics. They are supported by an excellent scientific infrastructure that allows for the execution of large-scale projects.
Education and the promotion of young scientists are in the focus of KIT. During their studies already are the students introduced to real research projects by research- and application-oriented teaching modules. A higher-than-average number of scientists and engineers is involved in the education programs. Ph. D. students, young investigators, and junior professors from Germany and abroad are offered innovative concepts for the development of their scientific and personal qualities, a unique environment of university-based and big research, and excellent national and international networking.