Welcome to the Faculty of Chemistry

The Faculty of Chemistry in a nutshell

> 1100 students

9M€ grants

11M€ budget

82 non scientific staff

244 staff scientists

27 professors

Internal university information about ongoing appointment procedures

Further information on the introductory lectures that form part of the faculty’s current appointment procedures can be found here (currently in german language only).

Obituary: Prof. Dr. Günter Schmid

The department mourns the passing of our former colleague, Prof. Günter Schmid, whio died at the age of 85. Prof. Dr. Günter Schmid shaped the science at the department for more that a quater of a century. We soll keep him in fond memory. Our thoughts are with his family.


Our degree programmes

... as diverse as chemistry itself

Chemistry B. Sc. & M.Sc

A broadly based education covering all aspects of chemistry: That’s what you’ll get with our B.Sc. and M.Sc. degree programmes.

Go to the B.Sc. & M.Sc. Chemistry degree programmes

Water Science B.Sc. & M.Sc.

Water is indispensable; it is the resource of the 21st century.

Go to the B.Sc. & M.Sc. Water Science degree programmes

Chemistry education B.Sc. & M.Sc.

Teaching degree courses for the following:

  • Secondary education (German Gymnasium and Gesamtschule)
  • Secondary education (German Hauptschule, Realschule and Gesamtschule)
  • Chemistry at vocational colleges (German Berufskolleg)
  • Biotechnology at vocational colleges (German Berufskolleg)

Plus general elementary studies

Go to the B.Sc. & M.Sc. chemistry education degree programmes


Studiport, LUDI, Mentoring....

We have established a close-knit support network for all aspects of our study programmes.

Go to LUDI, mentoring, etc.