The Berlin Mathematical School is a joint graduate program between the mathematics departments at three universities and a part of the Excellence Initiative.
The LGSA is a joint PhD program of the Leibniz Institute on Aging - Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI) and the Friedrich Schiller University (FSU) in Jena.
Women in engineering are still the exception rather than the rule. Read here why it is worthwhile to work as an engineer, how it can succeed and what salary is waiting for female engineers.
The tariff structure for academics' salaries is very transparent in Germany. This is a good approach in light of the many different payment models in academia. It is important to note that this career will not make you rich!
Leipzig has been a respected centre of learning throughout Europe. Various research institutions and Germany´s second oldest university are based here.