Figures, statistics and evaluations

Here you will find figures and facts about the Humboldt Foundation and our sponsorship recipients and programmes as well as popular departments and research institutions in Germany and around the world.


Humboldt Geography of Knowledge: Over 30,000 Humboldtians from all disciplines and more than 140 countries make up the global Humboldt Network.

Resarch stays in Germany

Humboldt Rankings

These research institutions in Germany are especially popular amongst the Humboldt Foundation’s fellows and award winners.

From our network

Nobel Prize

These researchers have been awarded the Nobel Prize.

Finances and annual reports

Explore how we are financed and how we use our funding for research.