Research and knowledge transfer at a glance


Profile Areas: The research profile of the TU Darmstadt

Justage eines Dauerstrich-Terahertz Detektors. Bild: Jan-Christoph Hartung

The thematic research priorities of TU Darmstadt are defined by six profile areas which shape the specific profile of the university. go

Research Expertise

Information on successes of the TU in profile-defining competitions and coordinated programs of the DFG. go

News and Stories

Focusing on science: fascinating stories about research and the people driving it. go


Research funding – informationen and advisory service

National funding programmes

Information regarding research funding programmes of the German Research Fundation DFG, the federal government, the state Hesse and other national organisations go

EU funding programmes

Information about EU funding programmes provided by EU for You! go

Scientific prizes

Scientific prizes are awarded one the one hand by major research funding organizations and on the other hand by donors specifically to scientists or students at TU Darmstadt. go

Research funding by or at TU Darmstadt

TU Darmstadt promotes the strategic advancement of its research profile and interdisciplinary research. The Fritz and Margot Faudi foundation provides funding for TU research projects related to environment protection.

Gruppenbild mit den vier Forschungsmentoren. Bild: Sandra Junker

Senior scientific advisors

The senior scientific advisors – a group of experienced professors at TU Darmstadt – offer support and advice to early career researchers regarding their first proposals. go


Early career researchers

Services for PhD students and PostDocs as well as information about doctoral studies and scientific career opportunities at TU Darmstadt go


Research administration


Knowledge and technology transfer

Research and business cooperation

Information and advisory services regarding options for research and business cooperations go

TU Darmstadt's technology portfolio

TU Darmstadt presents its technology portfolio to potential exploitation partners. go

Inventions, Patents and exploitation

Information and advisory service regarding your invention, patenting or exploitation go

Service for entrepreneurs and interested parties

The services for entrepreneurs can be found at HIGHEST. go