Incoming students

Welcome to Faculty 09 - Faculty of Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Geography and Geosciences

  • Are you considering studying at our faculty for one or two semesters as an exchange student (ERASMUS+)?
  • Are you considering doing a traineeship in one of the working groups/research labs in our faculty?

We are sure you have many questions before, during and after your study abroad at Faculty 09. We will try our best to help you with the organization.


Application for Forster Summer School 2023 is open! Discover the topic of urban climate, the program and get ready to apply!


Please note: All exchange students must apply online to the JGU. The nomination from your home university is not sufficient. Online application for all exchange students (Bachelor, Master and Doctoral Studies) via the JOGU-StiNE online application. In order to study at faculty 09, please inform yourself about our language requirements.

If you have specific questions regarding the individual modules, please contact...

Chemistry/Biomedical Chemistry/Molecular Biotechnology (B.Sc. only)

Pharmaceutical Sciences



You can find a downloadable version of a preliminary list of courses taught in English during the summer semester 2022. Chemistry (follows), Geography, Geosciences.

The Gutenberg International School Services (GIS Services) is your main contact for questions regarding your stay as an exchange student at JGU Mainz. Please visit the website of GIS Services to inform yourself about exchange student application, accommodation, health insurance and visa, online course catalogue JOGUStINe, course registration, orientation on campus, study begin in Mainz, completion of your study abroad (Transcript) and much more!

Please check the the language requirements in general as well as the language of instruction for the programme you wish to study.
Biomedical Chemistry (B.Sc.) (M.Sc.)
Molecular Biotechnologie (B.Sc.)
Pharmaceutical Sciences (Staatsexamen/State Examination)
Geography (B.Sc.)
Geography - Climate and Environmental Change (Physical Geography) (M.Sc.)

Geosciences (B.Sc.) (M.Sc.)

Before sending a request for a traineeship, please inform yourself well about the research/working groups and their research priorities of the Department of Chemistry, the Institute of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, the Institute of Geography or the Institute of Geosciences of Faculty 09.

Useful links


Dr. Sandra Schellack
Tel+ 49 6131 39-28983