Fakultät für Physik at the Uni Göttingen
- Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1
- 37077 Göttingen
- Phone: +49 551 39-4095
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Special features regarding teachingResearch-oriented learning (integration of the Research Campus); Competent study advice throughout the degree course and until graduates start a career; State-of-the-art facilities; Good support ratio; For a physics department, the proportion of female professors is already encouragingly high at 25%; Dedicated student council; Strong involvement of students in the design of the degree courses and conditions; Göttingen covers almost the entire spectrum of physics topics; Website: http://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/studium/535827.html
Special features regarding the international orientationEnglish-language Master’s programme; High international reputation; High proportion of students who go abroad for at least one semester; Erasmus Mundus programme in Astrophysics (Astromundus); Promotion of international excursions; International lecturers
Exchange universities for stay abroadsDurham University,Vereinigtes Königreich; Universiteit Gent, Belgien; National University of Singapore, Singapur; University of Cambridge, Vereinigtes Königreich; Stockholms universitet, Schweden; Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Niederlande; Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spanien; Aarhus Universitet, Dänemark; Tallinna Tehnikaúlikoo, Estland; Mc Master University, Kanada
Special features regarding the equipmentState-of-the-art physics building, built in 2005; Wide range of state-of-the-art large research devices (U-TEM, E-TEM, Focused-ion-Beam, electron-beam lithography, ion accelerator; X-ray small-angle scattering instrument; Electron-beam lithography; Liquid jet micro focus X-ray generator; Pulsed-x-ray source with fs laser system; clean room etc.); Share in geo-grid computer cluster; Partnership/share in computer centre GWDG. CIP pool for students (approximately 80 computers); Modern precision mechanics central workshop; Helium recovery system for the building
Support for foundersposition of faculty start-up officer (currently Prof. Wörgötter); connected through the university’s "Wirtschaftskontakte” (business contacts) department with MBM-Sciencebridge and the association of regional companies "MeasurementValley"
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsstudent mentoring and tutoring programme for students with disabilities; accessible building
Characteristics of diversity advancementRegular workshops for scientists and academics on the subject of diversity, offered through the faculty. Non-academic staff can take part in the university’s continuing education courses in “Intercultural Skills”. The faculty has also committed itself within its current equal opportunity plan to measures to support and promote diversity. It actively supports the university’s diversity strategy.
Other special featuresHistorical Physical Collection (Museum); Departmental mathematics library in the building; Study and learning areas for students; Astrophysical observation dome; Participation in XLAB Göttingen
Further information on research activitieswww.uni-goettingen.de/de/forschung/40393.html
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/studium/535827.html
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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