Campus Life

Studies do not merely involve studying - to study also means to live. In keeping with this motto, here you will find information pertaining to the university town Freiberg, to student accommodation, to events that take place in addition to regular lectures and that may be of interest to you from a professional or personal point of view, to associations and clubs to which you may wish to make a commitment and to sports activities offered by the university. There are also many other interesting places and events in the area and within the region, whether your interests are in cultural performances, sports activities or are of a scientific nature.    

University City with Flair

Universitätsstadt Freiberg

Freiberg is a lovely university town with a beautiful old town and the special flair of a student town. Since January 2015 Freiberg is formally called university city. Everything to know about university and science site in Freiberg more  

Accommodation in Freiberg

Wohnen auf dem Campus TU Bergakademie

Studying on site and living next door to the lecture hall - it’s possible in Freiberg. On campus, the student halls of residence managed by the Studentenwerk (Student Services) Freiberg and the laboratories, technical centres and lecture halls can be found right next to one another. If you are looking for something more individual, the Freiberg housing market has quite a bit to offer as well. more 

Culture, Events, Nightlife   

Veranstaltungen TU Bergakademie

There is always something going on at the TU Mining Academy: Whether you are looking to attend conferences or meetings, want to participate in colloquia or seminars, continuing education, open house days, junior university/undergraduates/freshmen orientation, Science Night ... you can find all the events taking place at the university here in the Events Calendar. more

Associations and Initiatives

Racetech Team TU Bergakademie

Take part in our activities! The student initiatives at the TU Mining Academy await you. more

University sports: basketball , sports climbing, diving , ...

Unisport TU Bergakademie

An amazing spectrum of programmes - from A for Aerobics to Y for Yoga and even Z for Zen - the University Sports Centre has an activity on offer for everyone.

Hoodies, T-Shirts, Boshi-Hats ... in Uni-Shop

Unishop TU Bergakademie

Your university is wearable as well as portable, fashionable as well as functional and always purposeful. Products in these categories and in others are available in the University Shop in the terra mineralia exhibition, in the castle Schloss Freudenstein, or at Akademiestraße 6, Ground Floor, Room 19. more


The Underground Research Lab in Ruskeala. © bsuin
A new network of European research mines and underground laboratories met from 7 to 9 March in the Reiche Zeche research mine at TU Bergakademie Freiberg. The aim of the project is to create a collaborative research portfolio for partners in the industry. … weiterlesen
The Geoscientist Dr Jana Börner. © TU Bergakademie Freiberg
Geoscientist Dr. Jana Börner from TU Bergakademie Freiberg has been awarded the Karl Zoeppritz Prize for Young Scientists from the German Geophysical Society (DGG) for her research on the storage of carbon dioxide in soil. … weiterlesen
Die TU Bergakademie Freiberg.
TU Bergakademie Freiberg has garnered one of the top positions in a current university ranking. In the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject, which was published recently by QS Quacquarelli Symonds in London, the Bergakademie took fourth place in the field of Mineral & Mining Engineering. … weiterlesen
The new silicon crystal.© Detlev Müller
On 6 March, Dr. Holger Neuhaus, Director Research and Development at SolarWorld Industries GmbH in Freiberg, has donated a large Silicon monocrystal to Prof. Dr. Gerhard Heide, Director of the Geoscientific Collection at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg. … weiterlesen
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