Culture and education

An artwork by the American artist Frank Stella in the new Museum Folkwang © picture-alliance / Sven Simon

Cultural life in Germany

Cultural life in Germany is varied and exciting - why not discover it for yourself!

Living language: German is the mother tongue of more than 100 million people.

Why learn German?

Information for people who want to take a front seat in the twenty-first century.

Bilateral cultural relations

Cultural Relations between Germany and Botswana Neither the Goethe Institute nor any other German cultural organization is represented in Botswana. Nevertheless, the bilateral cultural relations cove...

Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation

Welcome to EURAXESS Germany - the National Coordination Point at the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation!

EURAXESS Germany is an information and advice point for internationally mobile researchers wishing to come to Germany or go abroad to work in research. On this website you can find information on funding opportunities, job offers, social security and tax issues and other topics relating to researcher mobility. The EURAXESS Germany staff can be reached via a helpdesk. You can also use the EURAXESS map of Germany to find contacts at the EURAXESS Services Centres at universities and research institutions.

Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service

The Federal "Research and Innovation" Funding Advisory Service is the central point of contact for any questions concerning research and innovation funding. The centre informs potential applicants about the federal research structure, funding programmes and the persons to contact as well as about current funding priorities and initiatives.

Alexander von Humboldt

Kosmos Humboldt website -

Alexander von Humboldt is seen as the last great universal scholar. The first environmental activist, humanist, world traveller and international cosmopolitan. But what is behind the legend?