Faculty of Science

Faculty of Science

The Faculty of Science of the University of Tubingen conducts research applying an interdisciplinary approach to current challenges of societal significance. The University offers a variety of majors and fields of study, combining traditional disciplines with modern and ambitious research fields. This strength in research also benefits the roughly 8.900 students of our Faculty. In more than 70 study programs they study the latest research results during the course of their studies.



Novel unusual sugar from cyanobacteria acts as natural herbicide

Chemists and microbiologists at Tübingen University discover sugar molecule that inhibits the growth...

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Comparing the world’s mega-canals

Water transfer megaprojects are meant to supply fresh water to the globe - Researchers have...

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Not so dangerous: Neanderthals and early modern humans show similar levels of cranial injuries

Tübingen researchers reject the long-held hypothesis of more traumatic injuries among Neanderthals

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