Research & Innovation

The DWIH São Paulo provides a showcase for the research, science and innovation landscapes in Germany and in Brazil and informs you about research funding, career paths and opportunities for cooperation in Germany.

Wissenschaftler und Wissenschaftlerinnen schauen konzentriert auf etwas vor sich. © gettyimages/Hinterhaus Productions

The Research and Innovation Landscape in Germany

Science, research and innovation in Germany are characterised by an excellent infrastructure, a wide variety of disciplines, and well-equipped research facilities. Germany offers various forms of research locations: universities, non-university institutes, companies and institutions run by federal or state (Länder) authorities.


Ein Mann und eine Frau mit blauen Arbeitshelmen stehen in einem Gebäude mit Kuppeldach. © DAAD/Volker Lannert

Research Careers in Germany

Various opportunities are on offer for PhD students, postdocs and senior researchers in Germany: A career within university research, at a non-university research institute or in research and development at a German company.


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The Research and Innovation Landscape in Brazil

The research and innovation environment could, at first, be filled with obstacles and questions. Therefore, the DWIH São Paulo presents you with a summary of the main scenarios of this subject, its organizations and funding agents, as well as a panoramic view of the role of politics regarding research and innovation in Brazil.


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Current opportunities

Check out the current opportunities for research, cooperation and study in Brazil and Germany (available only in Portuguese and German).


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