Welcome on the web page of PromovierendenRat (ProRat) - the board for all PhD candidates of TU Bergakademie Freiberg.

Here you can get information about us - what we are, what we are doing and who we are, keep in touch with our previous work or get to know about upcoming events.

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Current news


Election of new ProRat! On December 6th and 7th the new ProRat will be elected within the "Hochschulwahlen 2016". You want to know who is running for the ProRat elections? Here are the candidates.

When?  > December 6th and 7th, 12 - 13:30 o'clock
Where? > Foyer of the library, entrance to Agricolasaal

Results of election for new ProRat

You did vote for a new Prorat and here is the result:

All candidates running were elected with the following votes:

  • 26   Tilo Zinert
  • 23   Kateryna Zharan
  • 23   Simon Liebing
  • 22   René Wirnata
  • 20   Volodymyr Kietov 

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