Biology / Bioscience, Department

Uni Düsseldorf - Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Wissenschaftliche Einrichtung Biologie
Universitätsstraße 1
40225 Düsseldorf

DEGREE COURSES WITH DETAILS

DEGREE COURSES WITHOUT DETAILS
Further degree courses of the department none  
BASIC INFORMATION
Teaching staff at the department 79  
Total number of students 2260  
Number of master degree students 365  
Teaching staff in core subjects
General Biology/Evolution, Genetic: 18.8%
Biochemistry/Biophysics/Physiology; Cell- & Developmental Biology: 39.1%
Ecology: 2.9%
Microbiology: 20.3%
Zoology: 4.3%
Botany/Plant Science: 14.5%
SUPPORT DURING THE STUDY ENTRY PHASE
Total score for support in the study entry phase 7.0 points
RESULTS OF STUDY
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 62.7 %
STUDENTS' ASSESSMENTS ON UNDERGRADUATE, PRESENCE-LEARNING-COURSES
Teacher support 2.5
Support in studies 2.5
Courses offered 2.7
Teaching of technical/professional competence 5.0 points
Teaching of methodological competence 2.0 points
Teaching of interdisciplinary competence 2.0 points
Study organisation 2.5
Exams 2.6
Laboratory internships 2.3
Excursions 3.4
Research orientation 2.4
Job market preparation 2.5
Support for stays abroad 2.2
Rooms 2.9
Library 1.9
IT-infrastructure 2.3
Overall study situation 2.6

FURTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT

Special features regarding teaching
Joint teaching of biologists and biochemists in some of the modules of the biology degree; Close links with the university’s computer scientists and bioinformaticians; Offers in medicine and affiliated institutes (diabetes Institute, environment-medical research) for biology students

Other special features
Study programme variants that start after the 4th semester: PLUS/International and Quantitative Biology; Close integration with Forschungszentrum Jülich (focus on structural research, biotechnology, bio-economy (conversion to bio-based economic forms), close integration with the medical institutes; Excellence Promotion CEPLAS (Plant Sciences), the second funding period is currently being applied for Modern research areas Synthetic Biology and Systems Biology

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