The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany


  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) was established in 2009 by the merger of Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe founded in 1956 and Universität Karlsruhe in 1825.
  • The main reason for establishing KIT was to maintain Karlsruhe’s success in the German Universities Excellence Initiative which offers excellent universities in German up to 50 million Euros grant annually.


Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), KIT-Servicezentrum Studium und Lehre , - Studierendenservice -, Campus Süd, Kaiserstraße 12, 76131 Karlsruhe