Why study Immunobiology at the LIMES Institute?

The LIMES Institute offers talented young students and researchers an ideal environment for interdisciplinary training, innovative research and development to independence:

  • Goal-oriented interdisciplinary student training in small groups by internationally renowned scientists

  • Studying in an excellent environment: The life sciences, and especially immunology, are a focus of the University of Bonn. The Immunological Working Groups of the LIMES Institute belong to the ImmunoSensation Cluster of Excellence as well as to several collaborative research centers.

  • Work in modern laboratories with direct access to state of the art equipment

  • Practice-oriented studies: at least 3 individual laboratory practicals

  • Early integration into current research projects of working groups

  • Learning of cutting edge technologies in guided group practical courses and lectures

  • Direct connection to industry with workshops

  • Meet the expert events for students with guest lectures by excellent international researchers

  • Possibility for research projects at Bayer Pharma AG or at the associated research facilities DZNE (German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases) and Caesar (Center for Advanced European Studies and Research)

  • Special support for women by the LIMES "Women in Science" Committee with regular workshops and seminars.

  • The university provides a good infrastructure for the student life: student catering facilities, sports facilities offered by the university, cultural activities (music, art, ballet), possibilities of active participation in student self-administration

  • Bonn as a place of study offers a picturesque surrounding at the Rhine with beautiful cycling and hiking trails, a lively theater and cinema scene, typical Rhenish pubs and restaurants, a dense museum landscape and an international flair, not only because of the numerous UN institutions