Bonn is the beating heart of an attractive region of science, research, and education. Its large international university and six universities of applied sciences provide young talent with qualifications in economics and the sciences. Many foreign students make use of the excellent opportunities on offer - at the University of Bonn alone, one in every ten students has a foreign passport. These educational establishments have close links with renowned applied research institutions and technology companies. This is supplemented by effective interdisciplinary co-operation within networks and with the economy, UN institutions, and the cultural sector. All of this ensures that the region offers first-class opportunities for collaboration, careers, and training.