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25. April 2019

Berlin Adlershof: Facts and Figures

Kräne über dem Technologiepark Adlershof

The Berlin Adlershof Science City is one of the most successful high-technology sites in Germany and Berlin’s largest media site. It is home to 1,207 companies and scientific institutions (Dec 2019) on an area of 4.2 km² – embedded in an integrated urban planning concept. 23,500 people work and 6,458 study here.

The Science and Technology Park is at the heart of the Adlershof Science City. It encompasses 564 companies and non-university research institutes. They focus on:

Adding to this are six scientific institutes of the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Chemistry, Geography, Computer Sciences, Mathematics, Physics and Psychology). The Media City is home to 189 companies. Large additional areas enable the Science and Technology Park to grow in the future.

Adlershof is not just a place of work. Single-family homes, rented and owner-occupied apartments, townhouses and student apartments have been built. In 2019, around 4,000 people were already living in the Adlershof development area. Further residential developments are currently being developed.


Facts and Figures

As of 31/12/2019

Area: 4.2 km² (1,038 acres)
Employees: 23,500
Companies: 1,191
Scientific Institutions: 16


Science and Technology Park

Companies: 548
Employees: 7,945
New arrivals (2019): 69 companies
Total revenues: 1,027 million EUR (excluding subsidies)


Non-university research institutions
Number: 10
Employees: 1,851

Core funding: 135.8 million EUR
Third party funding: 80 million EUR


Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Number of institutes: 6 (Computer Sciences, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, and Psychology)
Employees: 980
Students: 6,458

Core funding: 56 million EUR
Third party funding: 30.6 million EUR


Media City

Companies: 189
Employees 2,960 (including freelancers)
Revenues: 299.3 million EUR (excluding subsidies)


Commercial businesses and services

Companies and facilities: 454
Employees: 9,764
Revenues and budgets: 1,006.1 million EUR (excluding subsidies)



Dr. Peter Strunk
Executive Manager Public Relations
WISTA Management GmbH
Rudower Chaussee 17, 12489 Berlin

Tel.: +49 30 6392-2225
Fax: +49 30 6392-2236


WISTA Management GmbH

Rudower Chaussee 17, 12489 Berlin
+49 30 6392-2200
+49 30 6392-2201

Dr.Peter Strunk
WISTA Management GmbH
Executive Manager PR / Communication / Marketing

+49 30 6392-2225
+49 30 6392-2236


Map of the Technology Park Adlershof
Map with infrastructure, transport connections and a directory of important facilities
WISTA Annual Report 2017
Adlershof in brief
The Future is Bright. Welcome to Adlershof. Image brochure 2016
Overview Berlin Adlershof
Adlershof Success Factors
The Impact of ERDF on the Science and Technolgy Park Berlin Adlershof
DIW Report: The economic significance of Adlershof
Impact on added value, employment and tax revenues in Berlin. Ed. WISTA-MANAGEMENT GMBH, 2011.