A large number of advanced industries depends on the synthesis, modification and processing of chemicals or biochemical materials. The Faculty of Chemistry at TU Dortmund includes all the major subject areas in the fields of chemistry and chemical biology. We offer a broad diversity of different subjects. The traditional areas of Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Didactics of Chemistry and Didactics of Biology have been extended by the interdisciplinary training course in Chemical Biology. Technical Chemistry is trained in close cooperation with the Department of Biochemical and Chemical Engineering at TU Dortmund. The Master degree in Applied Polymer Science can be obtained in a combined course of TU Dortmund and the University of Applied Sciences in Gelsenkirchen. Special topics or our research are focused on metal organic chemistry, biological and chemical microstructure techniques, biophysical chemistry, colloid chemistry and education sciences in chemistry or biology. Our primary goal is to educate Teacher, Bachelor, Master and Ph.D. students and to create fundamental knowledge and pioneering technologies in chemistry and sciences of chemical biology. The great diversity of different subjects ensures interdisciplinary research and teaching as well as an innovative dealing with new ideas and technologies. With excellent facilities and services combined with a broad spectrum of knowledge and expertise, Chemistry at TU Dortmund has much to offer to our students, coworkers and partners in science and industry.
We welcome your interest in the Chemistry Department at TU Dortmund.