Fakultät 8 - Mathematics and Physics

Activities for School Students and Teachers

Outreach activities for popularizing mathematics and physics

This page collects some of our activies aimed at school students and teachers.

Activities for School Students

Mathematik-Tag [de]

Public lectures and workshops for school students, once per year

Korrespondenzzirkel [de]

Level-based course materials for self-study and problems. Submitted solutions of participants are graded with book prizes for best participants.

Schülerseminar [de]

Seminar for school students which takes place biweekly and in two groups, one for classes 8-10 and one for classes 11-13.

Schülerwettbewerb [de]

Group competition for schools in Mathematics and Physics which takes once per year at the Science Days of Stuttgart University.


Schülerzirkel Mathematik [de]

We offer an early study program for mathematically strong pupils in their final school years, offering the opportunity to start with courses of our B.Sc. Mathematics degree program while still at school.

Schülerstudium Mathematik [de]

Exhibitions, laboratories for students, and special support by the Department of Physics.

Spiel der Kräfte [de]

We offer an early study programme to gifted school students with above average achievements. Guided by student mentors early students attend courses on experimental physics and have a possibility to also take an exam at the end of the terms.

Schülerstudium Physik [de]

Every year we organize a Mathematics and Physics Competition for groups of school students in their final school years. Different schools compete against each other.

Informationen zum Schülerwettbewerb [de]

Both departments offer internships for school students (BOGY).

BOGY in the Department of Physics [de]

Activities and Further Information for Teachers

Teaching materials and further information are provided by the "Schülerzirkel Mathematik" of the Department of Mathematics. See also the Vertiefungskurs Mathematik [de].

Further information for teachers of the Department of Mathematics [de]

The department of physics provides

  • information events and education for teachers
  • assistance for maintaining scientific collections in schools


Further information of the Department of Physics [de]

The Faculty of Mathematics and Physics also participates in Try Science and Girl's Day with its own programmes and is involved in the uniday and on University of Stuttgart's yearly Science Day.

Stuttgart-Hohenheim Kid's University regularly organises lectures for children aged 8 to 12. The Faculty of Mathematics and Physics is also involved here.


This image shows Jens Wirth
Apl. Prof. Dr.

Jens Wirth

Dean of Studies Teacher Education Mathematics

This image shows Ronny Nawrodt

Ronny Nawrodt

Professor for Physics Education Research

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