German-French Institute (dfi)


Scientific Activities

  • sociological research about France
  • comparative studies of French and German systems
  • French-German relations; European and international interconnections

Library and Documentation

  • German library specialised on France as a central national information centre and database


  • seminars for French students and graduates of French elite colleges and universities, and for German students and post-graduates of colleges and universities
  • expert conferences
  • information seminars for top French journalists and reporters/editors of regional newspapers
  • working conferences and working groups on the priority subjects of the institute
  • colloquia and conferences with public figures from France and Germany

Periodical Publications

German-French Institute (dfi)


Deutsch-Französisches Institut
Asperger Straße 34
71634 Ludwigsburg
Phone: +49 (0)7141 9303 0
Fax: +49 (0)7141 9303 50