Since 2006, Academia Raetica has been the umbrella organization for scientific research and teaching in Graubünden, representing the interests of its twenty-two member institutions and ten partner organizations. It informs policymakers and the general public about the scientific topics covered by the institutions.

The research institutes in Graubünden have been conducting nationally and internationally recognized research for more than 100 years, thus promoting innovation, economic strength and social development in the mountain canton. Academia Raetica founded the Graduate School Graubünden in 2013.

Academia Raetica website