Karlsruhe is located in the heart of Europe, in the Southwest of Germany, situated adjacent to the mighty river Rhine, the city meets the border to France.
The climate is very pleasant – its location in the Rhine plain makes Karlsruhe Germany’s second warmest city.
The city has approx. 300000 inhabitants. Karlsruhe can be easily reached via plane, train and car. The region of Karlsruhe is considered as a center of advanced technology in particular for engineering, information technology and nanotechnology.