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Geography, Department

Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät at the Uni Tübingen

Fachbereich III Geowissenschaften, Geographisches Institut

  • Rümelinstr. 19-23
  • 72070 Tübingen
  • Phone: +49 7071 297-2397 /-3938
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Basic information

Total number of students 330
Number of master degree students 105
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 15.0 %

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 8/14 points

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 91.8 %
Graduations in appropriate time, master's 52.6 %

International orientation

International orientation, bachelor's 1/9 points
International orientation, master's 1/9 points
Outgoing students 2.0 %

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment, bachelor's 4/12 points
Contact with work environment, master's 2/12 points
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
Master theses in cooperation with work environment
Share of professors with work experience


Publications per academic 2.2
Third party funds per academic 66.3 T€
Doctorates per professor 1.2
Research reputation 6.5 %

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support less than 15 answers
Support in studies less than 15 answers
Courses offered less than 15 answers
Study organisation less than 15 answers
Exams less than 15 answers
Excursions less than 15 answers
Research orientation less than 15 answers
Job market preparation less than 15 answers
Support for stays abroad less than 15 answers
Rooms less than 15 answers
Library less than 15 answers
IT-infrastructure less than 15 answers
Overall study situation less than 15 answers

Students' assessments on Teacher Qualification degree courses

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Teacher qualification

Teacher qualification students 360
Teacher qualification programmes teacher qualification degree courses are offered
Teacher qualification centre Link
Teacher Qualification Monitor (in German) Link

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Further degree courses of the department none
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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    Bachelor of science with a strong focus on methodology (GIS, empirical social research, laboratory); Master of arts in human geography - global studies with research-oriented specialisation (unique in the German-speaking region); Master of science in physical geography with integrative landscape system approach and GIS focus
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    International research project, Erasmus exchange with over 30 partner universities
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    Charles University Prague, Tschechien; Roskilde University, Dänemark; Aix-Marseille Université, Frankreich; Eötvös Loránd University Budapest, Ungarn; Universita' degli Studi di Firenze, Italien; National University of Ireland, Maynooth; Utrecht University, Niederlande; University of Gdansk, Polen; Babeş-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoica, Rümänien; University of Helsinki, Finnland
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Laboratory for soil science and geoecology; GIS centre for Southwest Germany; 2 PC pools, departmental library, map collection
  • Characteristics of assistance to differently abled persons
    Rules on equalisation of disadvantages are enshrined in the exam regulations.
  • Characteristics of diversity advancement
    “Stufo-Geo” enables students to apply for project funding.
  • Other special features
    Special collections: Map collection (largest map collection in Baden-Württemberg), East Europe library, Tübingen Centre for Continuing Academic Education: Training in geodata management.
  • Further information on research activities
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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