top General Information


Street:P.O. Box 3049
Gottlieb-Daimler-Straße 47



Post Code:67653


Other Sites

Also courses in "German as a Foreign Language" and in technical English, French and Spanish. Regional Computing Centre (RHRK)

Institution Funding



Founded 1970 with divisions in Kaiserslautern and Trier which were detached 1975 to form separate Universities. An autonomous institution under the jurisdiction of and financially supported by the State of Rheinland-Pfalz

Academic Year

October to September (October-March; April-September)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis)



Accrediting Agency

Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle (DAkkS)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Helmut J. Schmidt

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Stefan Lorenz

Job title:Chancellor

International Relations Officer : Parya Memar

Job title:Head, International Office

top Divisions

Centre : Analysis of Materials and Surfaces

Fields of study:Physics

More details:IFOS

Centre : Nano Structuring

Fields of study:Nanotechnology

Faculty : Architecture

Fields of study:Architecture

Faculty : Biology

Fields of study:Biology

Faculty : Business Studies and Economics

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Industrial Management

Faculty : Chemistry

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Toxicology

Faculty : Civil Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering

Faculty : Computer Science

Fields of study:Computer Science

Faculty : Electrical and Computer Engineering

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology

Faculty : Mathematics

Fields of study:Mathematics

Faculty : Mechanical and Process Engineering

Fields of study:Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering

Faculty : Physics

Fields of study:Physics

Faculty : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Social Sciences

Faculty : Spatial and Environmental Planning

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Town Planning

Institute : Biotechnology and Drug Research

Fields of study:Biotechnology

More details:ibwf

Institute : Composite Materials

Fields of study:Materials Engineering

Institute : Experimental Software Engineering

Fields of study:Software Engineering

More details:Frauenhofer, IESE

Institute : Max Planck

Fields of study:Software Engineering

Institute : Physical Measurement

Fields of study:Measurement and Precision Engineering

More details:Fraunhofer

Institute : Technical and Industrial Mathematics

Fields of study:Mathematics

More details:Fraunhofer, ITWM

Research Division : Artificial Intelligence

Fields of study:Artificial Intelligence

More details:DFKI

Research Division : Technology and Work

Fields of study:Technology

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Bioengineering, Biology, Biophysics, Building Technologies, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geography, Health Sciences, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Metal Techniques, Molecular Biology, Physics, Production Engineering, Real Estate, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sports, Wood Technology

Diplom (Univ)

Fields of study:Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Production Engineering


Fields of study:Adult Education, Applied Mathematics, Automotive Engineering, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Cell Biology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Education of the Handicapped, Educational Administration, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Food Technology, Geography, Health Administration, Human Resources, Management, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Molecular Biology, Nanotechnology, Neurosciences, Physics, Primary Education, Production Engineering, Real Estate, Regional Planning, Safety Engineering, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Software Engineering, Sports, Telecommunications Engineering, Town Planning, Toxicology, Wood Technology


Fields of study:Architecture, Biology, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Engineering Management, Mechanical Engineering, Social Sciences


Fields of study:Biology, Civil Engineering, Engineering Management, Mechanical Engineering, Social Sciences


Some Master's degree programmes conducted in English; Also Certificates and Teacher Training State Exam (Lehramt)

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2019-2020

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Total:210


Statistics Year:2019-2020




Foreign Total:2986


Updated on 21-04-2020