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Forschungszentrum Jülich: Facts and Figures

As of: 31.12.2013


Federal Republic of Germany (90%)
Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia (10%)

Share capital: € 520,000

Taxpayers' ID: 213 / 5700 / 0033
VAT registration number.: DE122624631

Forschungszentrum Jülich exclusively and directly pursues the non-profit purposes stipulated in Article 2 of the Articles of Association, in particular the advancement of science and research in the meaning of the section on tax-privileged purposes of the German Fiscal Code (§§ 5168 AO) as amended on 16.03.1976 (BGBl. I p.613).

Area: 2.2 km²

Balance sheet 2013

Revenue 2012: € 617 million

Third-party funding

In 2013, Forschungszentrum Jülich's third-party funding totalled € 197.8 million, representing an increase of € 25.6 million compared to 2012 (€ 172.2 million). Most of this third-party income resulted from research and development activities for industry, the acquisition of funding from Germany and abroad, plus project management on behalf of the Federal Republic of Germany and the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

In 2013, Forschungszentrum Jülich also received subsidies from the federal and state governments (including changes in provisions) amounting to € 465.2 million to cover expenses (i.e. for day-to-day operation) and to finance fixed assets (i.e. for investments). Without the changes in provisions, subsidies from the federal and state governments amount to € 419.5 million.