Welcome  to the Earth Sciences, which are part together with the Geography Unit of the Department of Geosciences. The section is composed of 6 research groups, which are active in the fields of Geology (Tectonics), Applied Mineralogy, Micropalaeontology, Macropalaeontology, Sedimentology and Archeometry. We offer a Bachelor curricula in Earth Sciences and together with the BeFri Masters curricula

by car: Please, visit : and insert the street address and the zip code or city name of your starting point and the following address as destination: Chemin du Musée 9, 1700 Fribourg.  
by bus:
 At Fribourg Main Station, take bus n° 1, (direction Pérolles, stop Pérolles-Charmettes). For schedules and further information, please visit : TPF
on foot: : From the exit of the railway station, turn right and follow the Bvd. de Pérolles to the first roundabout (about 15 min walk). The Chemin du Musée is the second street on the right and the Museum building, in which we are located, is the third on the right along the Chemin du Musée. 


Administrative Service

Unit of Earth Sciences 
Chemin du Musée 6
CH - 1700 Fribourg 

Tel:  +41 26 300 89 70




General informations : Nicole Bruegger 


For informations about your Study Plan, please contact : Pr. Bernard Grobety

Unit of Earth Sciences - Chemin du Musée 6 - 1700 Fribourg - Tel +41 26 / 300 89 70
nicole.bruegger[at] - Swiss University