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Physics, Bachelor 1 subject

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Degree: Bachelor of Science
Start: Winter semester
Duration: 6 semesters
Classroom language: German

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What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

we are “Human – Multi-Faceted – Research-Driven”: our degree programme offers comprehensive training in the fundamental principles of physics, from traditional to modern.

It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields
  • Astronomy & astrophysics
  • Biophysics
  • Didactics of physics
  • Solid-state physics and material science
  • Nuclear & particle physics
  • Plasma physics

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,

have:

  • excellent knowledge of mathematics and physics acquired in school

enjoy:

  • physics-related questions as well as physical and mathematical puzzles
  • discovering the world behind the things

struggle through:

  • challenging lectures where self-reliant learning and team work are required
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in scientific fields
  • with patent attorneys
  • in the field of medical physics
  • as corporate consultants
  • as students in the Master’s degree programme in Physics

And else?

A prep course ...

can be covered voluntarily.
Name: Introduction to the mathematical tools of physics
Start: 1st Monday in September

Further information about prep courses

An internship ...

is optional.

Studying abroad ...

is recommended. It is done in the 5th semester.
Duration: 1 semester

Where do I find help?

Academic advisory office

Dr. Dirk Meyer
Building, Room: NBCF 04/595
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-23198
Email:
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Physik
Building, Room: NB 02/174
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-23991
Email:
Website Fachschaft

 
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