Ministry of Economy, Science and Digitalisation
The Ministry of Economy, Science and Digitalisation creates optimal conditions for research excellence and entrepreneurship in Sachsen-Anhalt. It arranges the economic and research funding as well as the higher education area.
Focus is on close cooperation between business and science and on subjects of innovation, investment and internationalisation. In addition, the Ministry is also responsible for the issues of digitalisation, start-up promotion, mining and tourism. Object of the Ministry´s activities is to strengthen Sachsen-Anhalt as an attractive centre of business and science.
Prof. Dr. Armin Willingmann
Minister for Economy, Science and Digitalisation
Dr. Jürgen Ude
The specialised objectives of the Ministry of Economy, Science and Digitalisation are allocated to four departments:
- Central Administration and Legal Affairs
- Digitalisation and Innovation
- Economic Promotion and Mining
- Higher Education, Research and Science