Fakultät für Physik at the Karlsruher Inst. f. Technologie KIT
- Wolfgang-Gaede-Straße 1
- 76128 Karlsruhe
- Phone: +49 721 608-42052
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Special features regarding teachingIn the association of the university with the Helmholtz large-scale research area, KIT enables an early integration of students in leading international research. The association also means that additional subjects and lecturers are available for courses, degree theses and doctoral study phases. Centres of excellence and numerous graduate programmes are further assets within this.
Special features regarding the international orientationInvolvement in numerous international research collaborations with possibilities for the preparation of theses. Work placements at international research institutions (e.g., CERN), international excursions.
Special features regarding the equipmentIn addition to the usual great number of lecture halls, seminar rooms and areas for practicals and a separate physics library with many workplaces for students, the following deserves a special mention: Very extensive and up-to-date experimental collection, but also with a great tradition (H. HERTZ); Own building for practicals where all physical practicals are accommodated; Department has a large number of seminar rooms; Many workplaces for students; Integration of the Helmholtz research area in teaching.
Support for foundersKIT operates a central office for founders in its “Center for Interdisciplinary Entrepreneurship".
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsAt KIT there are many advisory offices offering support services for students with health impairments, including the “Study Centre for the Visually Impaired”. The Faculty of Physics may provide individual support to students in need.
Characteristics of diversity advancementInternational students act as tutors in the courses; English-speaking practice groups can be set up as required.
Other special featuresIntegration of scientists from the large-scale research area of KIT in teaching and student support. As a result, there are a wide range of theses and easy access to international top-level research and large-scale equipment in basic research.
Further information on research activitieswww.physik.kit.edu
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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