Awards and prizewinners
The University of Münster is proud to have ten winners of the renowned Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize teaching and conducting research at the University, four of whom work at the Mathematical Institute.
The University itself honours outstanding achievements in research, teaching and studies with remunerated Rectorate prizes. These include the Research Prize, Transfer Prize, Teaching Prize, Equal Opportunity Prize, Student Prize for Extraordinary Student Commitment and the Faculty Dissertation Prizes.
In addition to the Sybille Hahne awards for start-ups and excellence in the sciences and humanities, outstanding theses and dissertations are distinguished by the Maria Kassel Stiftung (in cooperation with the Department of Women in Theological Research).