We create and impart knowledge for the society and the environment.
From fundamental research through to application, we thus excel in a broad range of disciplines i.e., in natural sciences, engineering sciences, economics, and the humanities and social sciences. We make significant contributions to the global challenges of mankind in the fields of energy, mobility, and information.
As a big science institution, we are in international competition and assume a leading position in Europe. We offer research-based study programs to prepare our students for responsible acting in society, industry, and science.
Our innovation efforts build a bridge between important scientific findings and their application for the benefit of society, economic prosperity, and preservation of our natural bases of life. Our working together and our management culture are characterized by mutual respect, cooperation, trust, and subsidiarity. An inspiring work environment and cultural diversity characterize and enrich life and work at KIT.