Study Programs in Functional and Evolutionary Ecology

We offer state of the art, research-driven education in archea biology, limnology, oceanography, plant biology and molecular systems biology at all levels of university degree programs, from Bachelor and Master to PhD. Our strength is the large diversity of hands-on field courses held at national and international research stations, education in basic methods and highly sophisticated technologically driven laboratory courses. We provide a stimulating, networking environment for Master and PhD students with their theses topics tightly linked with our ongoing research. 


The bachelor’s programme in Biology gives a basic understanding of biology and its subdisciplines.
At our department, students can specialize in the following areas of study:

Botany (120 ECTS)

Microbiology and Genetics (120 ECTS)

Molecular Biology (120 ECTS)

Ecology (120 ECTS)


We offer supervision of internationally competitive PhD theses in a variety of research fields.