The Institute of Geography conducts diverse research on socially relevant topics of geography. The research is organized in ten research units. Additionally, interdisciplinary research clusters and the «Mobiliar-Lab» complement the research of the individual groups. The institute has a strong relationship with the Strategic Research Centers (CDE and OCCR), the Center of Competence (CRED), and the Interdisciplinary Centre for Gender Studies (ICFG).

Physical Geography

Integrative Geography

Human Geography

Research Groups