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Mathematics, Department

Fakultät für Mathematik

Universität Bielefeld

Fakultät für Mathematik
Universitätsstraße 25
D-33615 Bielefeld
Telephone: +49 521 106-4751

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Basic information

Total number of students at the department


Number of master degree students (w/o teacher qualification)


Percentage of teaching by practitioners

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Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's

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Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase

9/14 points


Publications per academic


Third party funds per academic

53,000 €

Doctorates per professor


Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
Support in studies
Courses offered
Study organisation
Exam organisation
Research orientation
Support for stays abroad

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Student Workstations
Overall study situation
Return rate of the questionnaires


Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support

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Transition to Master's studies

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Return rate of the questionnaires

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Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Teaching and research of the faculty is characterised by a broad spectrum of Mathematics. Represented areas: Algebra, Representation Theory, Theory of Numbers, Geometry, Topology, Harmonious Analysis, Combinatorics, Applied Analysis, Numerical Mathematics, Mathematical Biology, Mathematical Physics, Theory of Probability/Stochastics, Statistics, Stochastic Analysis and Didactics of Mathematics

Exchange universities for stay abroads

Université Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris I, Frankreich; Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris VI, Frankreich; Aix-Marseille Université, Frankreich; Aristoteles Universität Thessaloniki, Griechenland; Queen's University Belfast, Großbritannien; University of Edingburgh, Großbritannien; Università degli studi di Padova, Italien; Universität Vilnius, Litauen; Stockholm University, Schweden; Seoul National University, Südkorea

Special features regarding the equipment

The faculty has its own computer laboratories which can be used by students.

Special features regarding research activities

DFG Collaborative Research Centre "Taming uncertainty and profiting from randomness and low regularity in analysis, stochastics, and their applications" (funding amount: more than 2 million € per year); DFG-International Research Training Group "Searching for the regular in the irregular: Analysis of singular and random systems" (with Seoul); Alexander von Humboldt professorship (Prof. W.Crawley-Boevey, ERC grant (Prof. Hofmanova) ; further interdisciplinary cooperations e.g. with IMW: Institute of Mathematical Economics (IMW), FSPM²: Research Area of Mathematical Modelling

Other special features

Study centre of the departmental student organisation for student joint work; small group model: Tutorials are held in small groups of approx. 20 people under guidance of a student or academic assistant; the choice of assistant is made centrally via a tutorial commission on the basis of teaching evaluations, the tutorial leaders are qualified as part of the faculty's own tutor training; quality of teaching: for all courses (from 10 participants) there is an evaluation, which is published internally within the faculty

Further information on research activities

Further information about study entry phase




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(S) = Students' judgements

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(P) = Professors' judgements


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Last Update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education
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