The resident companies benefit from the region’s broad educational landscape.
The nearby universities in Frankfurt, Darmstadt, Mannheim and Heidelberg with their numerous academic institutions characterize the region’s high level of education.
In the technical, scientific and medical sectors in particular, highly trained specialists and managers are available to the labor market. This advantage is reflected in the high level of employment.
An overview of the universities and colleges in the region is provided by IHK Darmstadt.
Bensheim is the city of schools. More than 12,000 pupils attend schools of all types every day.
The city of Bensheim offers an overview of all schools in Bensheim.