About The information Portal GERiT – German Research Institutions

« Content and structure of GERiT
The German research landscape is large and varied. The information portal GERiT – German Research Institutions – provides an overview of approximately 25,000 institutes at German universities and non-university research institutions, organised by subject area as well as by geographical and structural criteria. GERiT replaces ‘Research Explorer – The German research directory’, which was taken offline in October 2018.

The main advantage of GERiT is that it allows users to search for institutes in a particular field with the aid of a very finely structured classification system. The classification system developed by the Federal Statistical Office (DESTATIS) identifies more than 650 different subject areas. (…) »

source > gerit.org, 2019