All non-university research institutions and other institutions of higher education (2012 to 2016)

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During the time from 2012 to 2016 a total of 1,501 guest researchers completed a research stay at one of 284 non-university research institutions or other institutions of higher education.

The top 20 non-university research institutions and other universities hosted 502 of these researchers.

Absolute rankings: rankings based on the number of guest researchers
Number of guest researchers: All stays with a duration of one month or longer were counted. Several stays at one and the same institution in the period under review are counted as one stay, several stays at different institutions are counted once per institution.
Weighting factor: guest researchers per 100 C4/W3-grade professors


Absolute rankings
Institution Number of guest researchers
Total number
Fellows Award winners
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As of: 18th May 2017