2019 / 20
- Universitätsstraße 40
- 91054 Erlangen
- Phone: +49 9131 85-22747
This department is also featured in the U-Multirank world university rankings.
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Special features regarding teachingIntensive support in small groups through so-called double support; Excellent tutor-student ratio (1 professor for approximately every 22 students); Innovative practicals (project groups, modern electronics practical); "Electronic Service Centre" (students have access to the facilities of the electronics practical and can independently design circuits, make circuits boards and assemble them); CIP pool with high-quality equipment; Focus on physics in medicine; Unique degree course in materials physics; Research degree course that’s unique in Germany; Specialist English courses for physicists
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.physik.nat.fau.de/schueler/
Special features regarding the international orientationThe Master’s programmes in Physics and Material Physics are offered in English, as is the Master section of the research programme with an integrated doctoral programme (Elite Graduate Programme). As part of the ERASMUS+ programme, studies abroad are encouraged (own Erasmus coordinator for Physics), see www.physik.nat.fau.de/studium/auslandssemester
Common partner universities for exchangeBusan National University (Südkorea); University of York (UK); Universite Lille 1, Sciences et Technologies (Frankreich); European Space Astronomy Center (Spanien)
Special features regarding the equipmentModern electronics practical with high-quality equipment; High performance computer centre; Modern multimedia equipment in all lecture halls; Participation in high-quality centres such as OICE (Optical Imaging Centre Erlangen) and CENEM (Center for Nanoanalysis and Electron Microscopy). Own physics departmental library in the building (with online access to specialist literature); New ECAP research building, ready in 2021.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.physik.fau.de
Support for foundersAccess to services offered by the FAU (founders office): www.fau.de/patente-gruendung-wissenstransfer/gruenden/
Characteristics of diversity advancementServices offered by the FAU - Office for Gender and Diversity: www.gender-und-diversity.fau.de/ Implementation of FAU target agreements on the advancement of women; Ariadne mentoring programme of the FAU in the natural sciences and technical disciplines for female Master’s and doctoral students and female postdocs
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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