Additional information

For scientists and students

Bavaria has established dedicated centres of excellence to strategically promote collaboration and exchanges with individual regions. As service centres for all state universities in Bavaria, they support international contacts in research and teaching as well as student and academic exchanges.

Additional information:
BayCHINA (for China, information in German and Chinese)
BayHOST (for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe)
BayIND (for India)
BayLAT (for Latin America, information in German, Spanish and Portuguese)
BFHZ (for France)
BaCaTeC (for California, US)


For students and PhD students

Click here for an overview of these and other support measures, which are specially tailored to students and PhD students.

For companies

As a business promotion agency of the Free State of Bavaria, Invest in Bavaria supports companies domestically and abroad as well as in different sectors in finding the best location in Bavaria so they can do business successfully from the outset following their establishment in the region.

Competent Support for Excellent Research in Bavaria, Europe and the World

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Competent Support for Excellent Research in Bavaria, Europe and the World

BayFOR Bavarian Research and Innovation Agency