18.07.2021 Video chat rooms of the Buddy System of the Faculty of Physics

The open video chat rooms of the Buddy System of the Faculty of Physics are still available to all students interested in studying as well as to students already enrolled for the upcoming winter semester. Questions about studying can be asked there without registration.

Buddy System

20.07.2021 Materials Science in the UA Ruhr – Making Research Data Jointly Usable

Two consortia with the participation of researchers from the UA Ruhr have been selected for federal and state funding of the National Research Data Infrastructure, or NFDI for short.

The research group of Prof. Dr. Rossitza Pentcheva from our Faculty of Physics is one of the funded projects.

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06.07.2021 Sponsorship extended

The Buddy System of the Faculty of Physics has extended the sponsorship with porcupine "Buddy" from the Zoo Duisburg for another year. Thus, in addition to the student buddies, the new first semester students will again have an animal godfather at their side.

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28.06.2021 freestyle-physics video competition - basement and kitchen instead of campus

It was colorful, windy and quite tricky: For the 20th time, young scientists had the opportunity to demonstrate their skills in the freestyle-physics competition at the UDE - due to Corona, the basement, kitchen and children's room had to be used for the presentation instead of the campus in Duisburg. The award ceremony took place on Friday afternoon, June 25, via live stream.

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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

Physics courses in German and English

Two is better than one! From the third semester onwards, basic lectures will be held in German and additionally in English.

More Information on bilingual courses


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

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


Mentoring helps everyone! All of our mentors can give good advice about your studies.

More Information on Mentoring (in German)


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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