• Welcome

    to the Website of the Department of Biology at the University of Konstanz

  • Injection of frog eggs
    Injection of frog eggs

    We are open for Applications.

    Apply for the bachelor studies Biological Sciences or for the bachelor studies Life Science before 15 July. Double applications are possible too.

  • Why are algea special?

    Prof. Peter Kroth gave answers to the question in the tv report "Planet Wissen" of the SWR on 28/6/2017 - click image to see the interview (in german)

  • New cutting-edge research center on swarm and collective behaviour

    A new research center on swarm and collective behaviour will be built at the University of Konstanz. Through the analysis and visualisation of movement data of large groups of animals, experts from the department of biology, the deparment of computer and information science, and the Max Planck Society will develop new investigative approaches on swarm behaviour and group dynamics in animal groups.

  • Innenhof und Ausblick auf die Mainau

    The University of Konstanz in two minutes - click image to see the movie

    The university of Konstanz  introduces itself. 


Just like in Star Trek

Biologists are making it possible to carry out new experiments in virtual reality - A team of researchers led by Professor Iain Couzin at the University of Konstanz contributes to solving a fundamental problem in current research on collective behaviour

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