Living and Studying in Düsseldorf

Heinrich Heine University

Founded more than 100 years ago as 'academy for practical medicine', the Heinrich-Heine-University (HHU) Düsseldorf nowadays is the alma mater for more than 15000 students, 240 Professors and more than 6000 academic and non-academic staff members allocated in five faculties (Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Medicine, Arts, Law and Economics), the University Hospital, the University- and State-Library and the Administration Department. The HHU Düsseldorf has long standing cooperation with important research institutions in the surrounding region. Among them the Forschungszentrum Jülich, one of Europe's largest research centers, also participate in the iGRAD-Plant Graduate School.

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The city of Düssseldorf

Located at the river Rhine and more than 870 years old, Düsseldorf is the capital city of the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia. Renowned for its cultural events, theatres, museums and art institutions, its trade and fashion fairs, and its international airport, Düsseldorf is one of the most important culture-, traffic- and economic centers in Germany.

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iGRAD-Plant Coordinator

Dr. Petra Fackendahl

Institute of Plant Biochemistry
Universitätsstr. 1
Building: 26.13.
Floor/Room: U1.78
40225 Düsseldorf
Phone +49 211 81-10588
Responsible for the content: E-MailDr. Petra Fackendahl