University of Wuppertal

Studying Chemistry, Food Chemistry or Biology at the University of Wuppertal

Courses offered in the department of Chemistry and Biology

The University of Wuppertal offers a wide range of interesting study opportunities. Find the right course for you - bachelor, master, teacher training or doctorate.

All Chemistry degree programs are taught in German. A profound knowledge of the German language is therefore required.
German language courses are offered by the University of Wuppertal. If you are interested in our study programs, we recommend to contact the International Office (Akademisches Auslandsamt).

Study program

Our bachelor programs

The chemistry and biology faculty offers excellent bachelor-level training. Our focus is on a broad and solid transfer of specialist knowledge and the acquisition of practical skills. In addition to bachelor's / master's degrees, it is also possible to acquire a state examination in food chemistry. The University of Wuppertal is characterized by small study groups, short distances and an exceptionally favorable supervisory relationship between lecturers and students.

Combinatorial Bachelor
Bachelor Chemistry
Bachelor Applied Science
Food chemistry (Staatsexamen)
Sustainable Chemistry

Our master programs

In our master’s degree programs, we offer you two-year study programs with high academic quality and strong practical relevance with intensive supervision by internationally renowned scientists. The Wuppertal location impresses with its modern building embedded in a lively, well-organized campus with short distances.

Master Chemistry
Master of Education

Our teacher study programs

The teacher study programs in chemistry and biology combine subject-specific teaching content with subject didactics and educational sciences. Our Didactics of Chemistry and Biology are characterized by dedicated school laboratories and innovative teaching concepts. With the M. Ed. We are the only German location to offer bilingual teaching an undergraduate master’s degree with a bilingual focus, in which the natural sciences are also represented.

Teacher training

PhD Programs

In our department you can start your career in science or industry under excellent conditions. We offer exciting research topics in an interdisciplinary research environment with state-of-the-art laboratories, short distances and our collaborations with both academia and industry form a great foundation for your career.

PhD program

Information for applicants (winter term 2024)

The application period for the courses in our department has started on May 15th, 2024.

The application deadline for all courses with restricted admission normally ends on July 15th, 2024. This does not affect the courses of study offered by the Department of Chemistry and Biology.

You can register for non-admission courses via the application portal „StudiLöwe“ by October 15th, 2024. Further information on our application terms is provided on the website of the Student Registration Office (Studierendensekretariat) and the International Office.

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