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Forschungszentrum Jülich: Facts and Figures

As of July 2017


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).


1.7 km²

Balance Sheet 2016

Revenues: € 617.1 million (of which € 247.2 million third party funding)


In total: 5,868
Scientists: 2,114 (incl. personnel in scientific training)


2,202 in peer-reviewed journals

National and international cooperations

386 nationally funded projects, 24 of which coordinated by Jülich
247 involvements in EU funded projects, 48 of which coordinated by Jülich

Organizational structure

Company Bodies, Committees, Institutes, Staff units, Project management

Further information

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Annual Report (PDF or eBook)