Information about teaching and examinations in the winter semester 2023/24

in the Faculty of Physics

Information page of the Faculty of Physics (with list of courses) in German

Are you interested in physics? You want to study physics, energy science or physics teaching?

With this video we want to give you a brief insight into what is going on with us. Despite the wealth of information, this is only a tiny fraction of the topics you can explore with us!

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27.11.2023 Transregio goes into second funding period

The collaborative research center "HoMMage*" has already been located at TU Darmstadt and the University of Duisburg-Essen for four years. From January 2024, it will be funded by the German Research Foundation for a further four years with around 12 million euros.

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23.11.2023 Prof. Dr Manuel Gruber is awarded the Gaede Prize of the DPG

We congratulate our junior professor Dr Manuel Gruber on being awarded the Gaede Prize of the German Physical Society. He receives the award "for his pioneering work on spin-crossover molecules on surfaces." Mr Gruber has been a junior professor in our Faculty of Physics for three years and is continuing his research into the spin crossover of single molecules.

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14.11.2023 New school laboratory - On the trail of the quantum

The new school laboratory at UDE delves into the world of extremely small energy particles: In the QuantumSchoolLab, students use lasers to get to the bottom of exciting phenomena in quantum technology. The digital equipment of the laboratory with interactive learning stations that support augmented reality is now being subsidised by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia with EU funds totalling almost 45,000 euros.

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14.11.2023 Energy Science project course on tour

After a successful test last year, an official "Energy Science" project course has been running for the first time since the beginning of the school year in collaboration with the Karl Ziegler School in Mülheim. Anyone familiar with our faculty will know that the name of the project course is no coincidence - we have had a degree programme of the same name for over 10 years.

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Course of study in Physics (B.Sc. / M.Sc.)

Curriculum, course catalogue, module manual - all important information about your studies.

Information on course of study in Physics (Bacherlor / Master)

Course of study in Energy Science

What are they doing? What is it all about? All important information about Energy Science studies.

Information on course of study in Energy Science

Course of study in Physics (Teaching Post)

  • for Elementary schools,
  • all secondary schools of all levels,
  • for Comprehensive schools and business colleges.
Information on course of study in Physics (Teaching Post)

High School Students

There's a lot to try: freestyle-physics, nano-laboratory for high school students, trial studies, ...

Information for High School Students


Visiting our preliminary courses is recommendable before you start your studies properly.

More Information on the phase of preliminary studies (in German)

Buddy System

We offer a two-tier buddy system for an optimal start to your studies. This ensures comprehensive support before and during the first two semesters.

More Information on the Buddy System (in German)


Mentoring offers support outside of specialist issues and can put you in touch with suitable contacts.

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At our faculty there is a number of research groups with different research priorities.

Information on research at the Faculty of Physics

Childcare room

The Faculty of Physics offers emergency child care for all faculty members and all CENIDE-members. If the regular daycare is closed, for instance, due to a strike or illness, care can be arranged in the childcare room. It is, however, not intended for foreseeable events such as holiday care or the like.

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