Welcome to the Scientific Software Center of Heidelberg University


DFG has announced their Call for Proposals on Research Software - Quality Assured and Re-usable. The SSC is available for collaborations on this call - contact us!

Development & Sustainability

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We support research at Heidelberg University by developing research software. We help you make your research software sustainable.

Teaching & Consultation

Open Consultation

We train researchers from Heidelberg University in best practices for research software use and development.

Outreach & Communication


We identify as part of a global movement to change the scientific culture of how research software is developed, credited, measured and funded.

For researchers

For researchers

Find out what the SSC can offer for researchers!

For students

For students

Find out how the SSC supports students!



We introduce you to sustainable development workflows!