The Medical Faculty of Heidelberg is the oldest in Germany with over 600 years of education and research.
The medical faculty has a strong focus in research and the support of innovative research groups. This all taking place in a very enlivening and interactive environment, surrounded by internationally recognized research institutions, such as the German Cancer Research Center or the Max-Planck-Institute for Medical Research.
All these things play their part in guaranteeing Heidelberg Medical School a continued place among internationally renowned educational and research institutions.
The high standards in medical education and research here in Heidelberg, head to head with the newest developments, ultimately have the goal of maximal quality in patient care, harmonizing with the general goal of medicine that has spanned millennia: to heal diseases and to alleviate suffering.
- Surgical Hospital
- Paediatric Hospital
Its beauty and timelessness inspired the German Romantic Movement, and it continues to inspire people today. Known for its university and castle, Heidelberg celebrates both the old and the new, making it the perfect place for everyone. You’re looking for places to visit while in Germany, so why Heidelberg? Well, there are many reasons, the most well-known being the Schloss. However, the museums and castle are not the only things that make Heidelberg the amazing city that it is.
The university of Heidelberg is the oldest one in Germany and continues to be a leading center for scientific and medical research. The number of students makes Heidelberg one of the “youngest” cities in Germany. Also, many national and global businesses have either their home, a division, or a research center located in Heidelberg, keeping the city in the forefront of technology, business and research.
Heidelberg is located on the southwest side of Germany, about one hour south of Frankfurt and one hour north Stuttgart.