Why are we here
Munich has more to offer than the Oktoberfest and the Hofbräuhaus. As the scientific and business center of southern Germany, Munich offers outstanding infrastructural conditions. Two large branches of the Carl Zeiss Group are located here – Carl Zeiss Meditec and Carl Zeiss Microscopy. Situated in the heart of Europe, southern Germany's business capital is easy to reach via almost all transport routes. Munich additionally offers the best academic conditions, with countless institutes and the Ludwigs-Maximilians University.
Why should you choose us
Whether at Carl Zeiss Meditec or in the ultra-modern lab of Carl Zeiss Microscopy, you can find the professional challenge you're looking for in Munich. Scientific know-how coupled with the Bavarian lifestyle make Munich very attractive as a location – for families too. Choose Munich and form your own impression of the city on the Isar.
The regional capital of Bavaria stretches almost 30 km across the middle of the Munich plain. Munich is situated on the Alpine foothills – between the limestone alps and the Danube. Stretches of forest and lakes, some located right in the heart of the city, make the entire greater urban area of Munich an attractive place.
The land in and around Munich is hilly: On clear days, the lower parts of the Alps can even be seen from the city center. Situated at several hundred meters in altitude, within the city itself, there is quite a bit of variety between one part of town and the next. If you're not drawn to the mountains, you can alternatively go to one of the numerous lakes in the area to relax and unwind.
Napoleon, Thomas Mann, the Olympic games – Munich has had an eventful history to date. Loved by kings and princes, the scene of many events in the Second World War, and today a modern metropolis. In Munich, tradition meets urbanity. This is reflected above all in the city's architecture.
Almost every street corner in Munich can tell a story. Take a tour of the regional capital and experience German history up-close.
Munich is one of the most popular places to live in Germany. Because in the city center space is at a premium and rents are high, the city authorities are very involved in all things concerning living space for families. With its country charm and good transport connections, the area around Munich also offers excellent conditions and great quality of life.
Make Munich your new home and enjoy all the convenience of a large city, graced with traditional flair.
Munich can be quite difficult however. After all, it's not easy to choose just one activity at a time from the huge range of options. Sunbathing in one of the many beer gardens, activities of all kinds – from extreme to trendy sports through beginners courses in various types of sport, to cultural pursuits such as visits to the opera or a museum? In terms of leisure activities, families are not left short either – with many children's attractions to choose from.
While the city center beckons to culture vultures with its musical events, theater and art, Munich's sporty types are free to head for the local skiing and walking hot-spots at weekends. Munich offers the perfect combination of options for your free time.