The Faculty of Technology at Bielefeld University

The Faculty of Technology combines the disciplines of Intelligent Systems, Biotechnology and Bioinformatics. Our highly interdisciplinary approach allows innovative research of international reputation. We offer attractive study programmes that combine a sound foundation of scientific principles, integrated into current research and practical application in industrial partnerships.

Excellent Research

Excellent ResearchThe Faculty of Technology performs research in the three main fields of Cognitive Computer Science / Intelligent Systems,   Bioinformatics and Biotechnology. The faculty participates actively in the following research centers: Cognitive Interaction Technology Excellence Center (CITEC), Research Institute for Cognition and Robotic (CoR-Lab), Center for Biotechnology (CeBiTec) and Research Center for Mathematical Modelling (RCM2).

Interdisciplinary Study Programs

Interdisciplinary Study ProgramsThe Faculty of Technology offers innovative study programs that are characterized by a research-oriented curriculum, qualifying graduates for a research career while at the same time providing key job-qualifying competences and skills. Practical apllicabilty of our research plays an important factor and complements our sound scientific curriculum. Our study programs comprises of the fields of Computer Science, Biotechnology and Bioinformatics. A list of all study programs can be found here.

International Networking

International NetworkingThe Faculty of Technology co-operates with researchers and universities around the world. Frequent visitors from abroad enrich our teaching program. International Students are highly welcome and enjoy the open working atmosphere. We organize the DAAD Thematic Network and are co-operating with many International universities.More...

Equal Opportunities

Equal OpportunitiesGender equality is essential at the Faculty of Technology. We explicitly encourage women to enroll in our study programms and to pursue a career in science. Our equal opportunities commission offers support and ensures gender equality on all levels.  More....


Industrial Co-operations and Start-Ups

Industrial Co-operations and Start-UpsThe Faculty of Technology is co-operating with high-profile companies like Dr. Oetker, Bertelsmann AG and Bodelschwinghsche Stiftungen. Several successful start-ups were founded by members of the Faculty of technology, like Semalytix, and biofidus AG.


Bielefeld University
Faculty of Technology
Postfach 10 01 31
D-33501 Bielefeld