The Institute in Figures

Budget: Stability and growth

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Fraunhofer IFAM Operating and Investment Budget 2021

Fraunhofer IFAM has grown steadily over recent years. In 2018 the overall budget exceeded 50 million euros for the first time.

The long-term financial goals of Fraunhofer IFAM are a stable budget and healthy growth. Foremost is the task of consolidating what has already been achieved and ensuring the sustainability of any growth.


Highly-qualified workforce

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Fraunhofer IFAM Personnel structure 2021

The growth of Fraunhofer IFAM has been accompanied by an ever growing core of highly-qualified employees.

The most of the about 700 strong workforce are engaged in scientific and technical activities. With both institute’s divisions Fraunhofer IFAM is one of the largest independent research establishments in Europe.