Guest Research and Courses Sylt

The AWI Wadden Sea Station at Sylt offers

  • facilities and infrastucture for individual guest research stays and
  • university courses/excursions.

Besides a state-of-the art course room fully equipped with 16 workplaces including microscopes and modern media technology, a library and a wet lab with aquaria and a flow-through seawater system are on hand. Furthermore the Research Vessel MYA II can be used for research cruises. Accomodation during a stay is possible in our guesthouses.

The station has direct access to the different Wadden Sea habitats. Equipment for field studies and field sampling is available.

Coordinator of the Guest Science Programme
Helgoland & Sylt

Dr. Eva-Maria Brodte

Contact Person
Visiting Scientists Sylt

Dr. Lisa Shama

Technical Assistance
Visiting Scientists Sylt
& Courses Sylt

Timm Kress

Registrations for
courses / excursions 2022:

The registration period via the online portal expired on February 28, 2021.
Please contact us directly for further registrations

Corona pandemic:
Due to the current distance and hygiene rules, the course room can only be used by a maximum of 8 people until further notice.