Study Programs in Aquatic Ecology

We offer state of the art, research-driven education in limnology and freshwater biology, biological oceanography and marine 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. 

Bachelor - Biology

Here you can find guidance on focusing your Bachelor study on limnology, biological oceanography and marine biology.


Master - Ecology and Ecosystems

The Master of Ecology and Ecosystems allows to dircectly specialise in limnology, biological oceanography and marine biology.


It is also possible to specialize in marine and freshwater microbes, animals or plants and algae, aquatic biogeochemistry, or conversation and biodiversity management in rivers, lakes, and the oceans in related Master programes.

PhD - Biology

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