The foundation of Hessen's strong economy is the excellent education and dual training system.
With its 31 prestigious universities and forward-thinking training facilities, Hessen is also a leading center for science, innovation and R&D. This spirit of innovation is further reflected by the 40 technology and start-up centers in the region.
With 8 Max-Planck-Institutes, 8 Frauenhofer Institutes and more than 50 other research institutes, Hessen has both expertise and creativity. Highly-qualified and motivated employees who are committed to life-long learning make Hessen so attractive for business.
Have you ever seen a number with so many decimal places? Get to know Pi - a number still holding a lot of secrets.
Learn more about Pi at the Mathematikum in Giessen - the world's first mathematical science center.
More than 170 exhibits open a new door to mathematics. Visitors of all ages and educational backgrounds experiment: they solve puzzles, build bridges, stand in a giant soap bubble, see themselves infinite times in a mirror and much more.