Thought leader for topics of the future

The University of Stuttgart is a leading, technologically oriented university with a global presence. The Stuttgart Way stands for the interdisciplinary integration of engineering, natural sciences, humanities, management, economics and social sciences on a foundation of top-flight disciplinary research.

Nestled in one of Europe’s most vibrant industrial regions, the University of Stuttgart blends science, economy, and society. From this fusion emerge variegated forms of interdisciplinary teamwork.

Excellent research conditions

The University of Stuttgart counts among the outstanding research universities in Germany and the world. Its scientists have for years carried on internationally competitive high quality research and continue to prove their mettle in the competition for funding and Excellence Initiative projects.

A coveted place to study

Thanks to its research-guided teaching and interdisciplinary research profile stemming from the integration of engineering, natural sciences, humanities, management, economics and social sciences, the University of Stuttgart has positioned itself as an in-demand place to study both nationally and internationally. Not only is Stuttgart an excellent place to study and work, it is also an outstanding place to live.

A family-friendly, equal opportunity employer

The university as employer supports all its employees in reaching their full individual potential. It advocates for work-life balance and the equality of women and men. It also accommodates diversity and equal opportunity, and fosters fair dealing with one another – regardless of status, age, background and gender. With over 5,600 employees, the University of Stuttgart is an important employer in the state capital – and one, moreover, that is family-friendly. The university has been recognized multiple times for its commitment to being a “family-friendly university.”

Alliance of German Universities of Technology

The University of Stuttgart is a member of the alliance of leading Universities of Technology in Germany. The TU9 universities make a major contribution to developing Germany’s standing as a center for science and innovation with their research, teaching and knowledge transfer.

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