Study Orientation Weeks at the Faculty of Life Sciences

As part of the weeks for study orientation, the Faculty of Life Sciences will present its range of courses on January 18, 2024, from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

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Program on January 18, 2024

Discover Your Possibilities!

Focus on the Bachelor's programs of the Faculty of Life Sciences:

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Welcome to the World of Life Sciences

Discover the fascinating world of Life Sciences with us!

Learn about the wide range of opportunities that studying Life Sciences offers - from biotechnology to environmental sciences to medical research.

Find out more about the groundbreaking developments and research that are shaping and improving our world. Here, where science meets curiosity, we discover the secrets of life together.

Campus Kleve, Building 12, Ground Floor, Room 010 & Building 14, Tropenhaus, Room 007
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

For Sustainability Enthusiasts, Environmentalists, and Quality Experts

Discover how you can become a manager for product quality and environmental protection in Quality, Environment, Safety and Hygiene, B.Sc.

Are you curious about how companies ensure the quality of their products or contribute to environmental protection?

Then the "Quality, Environment, Safety and Hygiene" (QUSH) program is just right for you. As QUSH experts, you'll learn how to carry out product certifications and monitor compliance with safety guidelines. This program equips you to take a leading role in quality assurance, environmental protection, and safety management.

Campus Kleve, Building 12, Ground Floor, Room 010
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

For Future Experts in Health and Natural Sciences

Dive into Bio Science and Health, B.Sc. – from nutrition to laboratory tests

Are you interested in health, nutrition, and natural sciences? Then “Bio Science and Health, B.Sc.” might be just right for you!

In this program, you'll learn how to develop food and hygiene products. You'll gain in-depth knowledge in chemistry, mathematics, physics, and microbiology, and learn how to check the quality of food through laboratory tests. This study combines theory and practice and ideally prepares you for a career in the health sciences.

Campus Kleve, Building 12, Ground Floor, Room 010
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

For Innovators at the Intersection of Biology and Technology

Discover Bioengineering, B.Sc. – Your gateway to the world of biotechnological revolution

Can't decide between natural sciences and engineering? In the "Bioengineering, B.Sc." program, you don't have to!

This program is the perfect combination of biology and technology. As bioengineers, you will be trained in both biological sciences and technological applications. If you're interested in a career where you can directly contribute to the development of innovative solutions, Bioengineering is the right choice for you.

Campus Kleve, Building 12, Ground Floor, Room 010
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

For Creators of a Greener Future

If 'sustainability' and 'urban agriculture' are your passions, then Sustainable Agriculture, B.Sc. is your program

Are you fascinated by the concepts of "sustainability" and "urban agriculture"? In the "Sustainable Agriculture, B.Sc." program, you will deal with central questions of our time: How can we sustainably feed a growing world population? What are the alternatives to industrial agriculture?

This program offers you in-depth insights into innovative agricultural techniques and sustainable cultivation methods and prepares you to actively participate in shaping a future-proof agriculture.

Campus Kleve, Building 14, Tropenhaus, Room 007
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

For Visionaries in Agriculture and Economics

Agribusiness, B.A. – the perfect mix of agricultural sciences and economic know-how

Are you interested in agricultural sciences and want to gain insight into the world of business? In "Agribusiness, B.A.", you'll learn how to optimally use scarce production factors like land and labor and what sustainable strategies companies in agriculture, food production, or logistics must pursue to be successful.

This study offers you a unique combination of practical agricultural knowledge and business skills, preparing you for a successful career in the dynamic world of agribusiness.

Campus Kleve, Building 14, Tropenhaus, Room 007

Hands-on Insights & Exclusive Tours!

Explore the modern Faculty of Life Sciences:

2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Sweet temptations in the gummy bear factory

Hands-on Experiments in the Food Technology Pilot Plant

Interactive experiments await you at the Food Technology Centre, where you can try your hand at it yourself. In our gummy bear factory, you can make your own gummy bears in different flavours, colour them with natural dyes and, of course, taste them.

In the Food Technology Centre, under the guidance of Master's students in Food Science and staff from the department, you will get a practical insight into the Master's degree course in Food Science and the chance to awaken your interest in a possible course of study in this field. Discover the secrets of food science and be inspired by the variety of opportunities in this exciting field.

Campus Kleve, Building 12, Floor 2, Room 005.
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Green Oasis of Science

Guided Tour of the Tropical Greenhouse

Experience a fascinating world of exotic plants in our Tropical Greenhouse! This tropical greenhouse with teaching and display gardens is a scientific laboratory of the Faculty of Life Sciences and a place of discovery and learning.

Come by and immerse yourself in the fascinating world of the Tropical Greenhouse - a place where learning, research, and wonder go hand in hand! We look forward to accompanying you on this exciting tour and igniting your interest in the natural sciences.

Campus Kleve, Building 14, Tropical Greenhouse.
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Science Behind Spirits - Focus on Science

Laboratory Visit to the Pilot Plant with Demonstration Distillation

Join us and experience science up close in the Technikum (Pilot Plant) of the Faculty of Life Sciences! Take this opportunity to peek behind the scenes of a real laboratory and learn about the fascinating processes and techniques, such as the professional distillery where many exciting experiments on food safety and process optimization have been conducted.

This event is perfect for everyone interested in the connection between science and practical application. We look forward to igniting your interest in the natural sciences and welcoming you to this exciting tour!


Campus Kleve, Building 13, Ground Floor
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Animal Welfare Goes Digital

Experiencing Animal Welfare – Digital Prototype. Presentation of the Research Project

Be there when the Faculty of Life Sciences presents the exciting digital prototype of the project "Experiencing Animal Welfare"! This interactive prototype is designed to teach you about animal welfare in a playful way. You have the unique opportunity to try out the prototype yourself and provide your feedback directly into the project.

Your opinion is important, as it helps to further improve and make the prototype more effective. Your participation and feedback are crucial for the success of this project, which will also be presented at the Green Week in Berlin.

Campus Kleve, Building 14, Tropical Greenhouse, Room 007.

We look forward to your visit!

Further information about studying at our faculty is always available online. Feel free to inform yourself about our alumni, digital lectures, and the faculty in general!

Would you like to know where our graduates work? Here are the alumni portraits of the programs: Agribusiness, Bio Science and Health, Bioengineering, Quality, Environment, Safety and Hygiene, B.Sc., Sustainable Agriculture

Interested in Digital Studies? We have selected some lectures on a very current topic and made them available online for you. Enjoy exploring!

General information about application and admission requirements can be found on the university's website.

If you have any questions, please contact

Stephan Hanf, M.A.

Tel.: (02821) - 806 73 - 9921



Further Information

Students about their studies in the Quality, Environment, Safety, and Hygiene, B.Sc. program

How to be Sustainable - The HSRW Podcast about a cross-disciplinary research project of the Faculty of Life Sciences

Cross-disciplinary Excursion to the Czech Republic, Year 2022