Orientation days at Friedrich Schiller University
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Orientation days at Friedrich Schiller University
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Friedrich Schiller University Jena...

...is a long-standing and research-oriented university offering a broad range of subjects. Its cutting-edge research focuses on three profile areas: Light – Life – Liberty. The University also boasts a dense collaborative network including external research institutions, research-driven companies, and renown cultural institutions. With almost 18,000 students and more than 8,600 employees, the University significantly shapes the character of Jena as a cosmopolitan and forward-thinking city.

Latest News

Chinese dragon boats.
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The University of Jena is setting up a China Competence Platform for universities and research institutes in Thuringia
Prof. Dr Felix Schacher at the Institute for Organic Chemistry and Macromolecular Chemistry at the University of Jena
Image: Anne Günther (University of Jena)
Research Team from University of Jena and University of Erlangen-Nuremberg develops novel approach towards nanomaterials
The developmental psychologist Prof. Dr Karina Weichold.
Image: Anne Günther (University of Jena)
Awards and Personnel
Senate elects psychologist Karina Weichold as Vice President for Studies and Teaching
Resistant starch may play an important role in the treatment of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in the future.
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Cannabis is a traditional medicinal plant.
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The team led by Prof. Dr Christoph Steinbeck (r.) and Prof. Dr Achim Zielesny has developed the AI tool DECIMER.ai, which researchers can use worldwide.
Image: Anne Günther (University of Jena)
Knowledge Transfer and Innovation
Research team develops AI tool that translates chemical structures into machine-readable code
Dove of peace against a yellow-blue background.
Support for Ukraine
University of Jena on the war in Ukraine and the support of students and staff affected by the war
Friedrich Schiller University Jena
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