Research Centres
from A to Z

Research Centres from A to Z

Academy for Spatial Research and Planning (ARL)
Arnold Bergstraesser Institute (ABI)
artec – Research Center for Sustainability Studies
Bauhaus Dessau Foundation (Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau)
Berghof Conflict Research (BCR)
Center for Applied Policy Research (CAP)
Center for Buddhist Research
Centre for Contemporary History Potsdam (ZZF)
Centre for Cultural Research (ZfKf)
Center for European Integration Studies (ZEI)
Center for Intercultural Studies (ZIS)
Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Gender Studies (ZIFG)
Center for Literary and Cultural Research Berlin (ZfL)
Center for Metropolitan Studies (CMS)
Centre for Religious Studies (CRS)
Center for Research on Antisemitism (ZfA)
Center for Transdisciplinary Gender Studies (ZtG)
Center of Excellence Women and Science (CEWS)
Centre of European Law and Politics (ZERP)
Dortmund Social Research Centre (sfs)
Ecologic Institute
Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ)
european forum for migration studies (efms)
European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI)
Gender Research Group of the Kiel University
Generation Research Programme (GRP)
Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research
German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP)
German Development Institute (DIE)
German Institute of Urban Affairs (Deutsches Institut für Urbanistik, Difu)
German Institute for Adult Education (DIE)
German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP)
German Institute for Human Rights
German Youth Institute (DJI)
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
Frankfurt Institute for Transformation Studies (FIT)
Fritz Bauer Institut
Hamburg Institute for Social Research (HIS)
Hanover Institute of Philosophical Research (FIPH)
Hans Bredow Institute for Media Research
Heidelberg Institute for International Conflict Research e.V. (HIIK)
Helmholtz Centre for Cultural Techniques (HZK)
Humanities Centre for Eastern Central European History and Culture (GWZO)
ILS – Research Institute for Regional and Urban Development
Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (KWI)
Institute for Applied Ecology (Öko-Institut e.V.)
Institute for Cultural Management, Ludwigsburg (IKM)
Institute for Development and Peace (INEF)
Institute for Ecological Economy Research (IÖW)
Institute for Education and Socio-Economic Research and Consulting (FiBS)
Institute for Employment Research (IAB)
Institute for Energy and Environmental Research (IFEU)
Institute for European Politics (IEP)
Institute for Intercultural and International Studies (InIIS)
Institute for Interdisciplinary Research on Conflict and Violence (IKG)
Institute for Migration Research and Intercultural Studies (IMIS)
Institute for Museum Research (IfM)
Institute for Queer Theory (Institut für Queer Theory)
Institute for Research on Contemporary Religious Culture (IrG)
Institute for Social Research and Social Policy (ISG)
Institute for the Study of Labor, Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit (IZA)
Institute for Work, Skills and Training (IAQ)
Institute of Contemporary History (IfZ)
Institute of Media and Communications Policy (IfM)
Institute of Social Research (IfS)
Interdisciplinary Centre for Ethics
Interdisciplinary Forum on Religion (IFR)
Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie (IKKM)
JFF – Institute for Media Education in Research and Practice
Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW)
Leibniz Institute for Educational Research and Educational Information (DIPF)
Leibniz Institute for Regional Development and Structural Planning (IRS)
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development (IÖR)
Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES)
Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity
Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy
Max Planck Institute for Human Development
Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law
Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law (MPIL)
Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law
Max Planck Institute for European Legal History
Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law
Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG)
Max Weber Center for Advanced Cultural and Social Studies
Munich Center for Islamic Studies (MZIS)
Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (HSFK)
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society (RCC)
Research Centre for Intercultural Studies (FiST)
Research Center of the Universities of Applied Sciences in Hesse for Women's Studies and Gender
Research (gFFZ)

Research Group Youth and Europe of the Center for Applied Policy Research (CAP)
Social Science Research Center Berlin (WZB)
State Institute for School Quality and Education Research Munich (ISB)
Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy
Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO)