Welcome to the SEG Student Chapter Freiberg!
You are interested in ore deposits of all kind? You want to have even more field trips beside your studies? You want to exchange experiences with other students from the "ore deposit's corner"? You would like to attend fascinating presentations and workshops to recent questions about ore deposit geology?
Then join us! With your help, we organize field trips, presentations, short courses, and many more to deposits in Germany and abroad! Benefit from international contacts to other Student Chapters of the Society of Economic Geologists and to other geologists from all over the world through field trips!More Information ... or write us an E-Mail to
Field trip Hammerunterwiesenthal
On June 20th 2011 a group of the SEG-SC Freiberg visited the marble-deposit Hammerunterwiesenthal of GEOMIN.
Long night of science
On June 18th 2011 the SEG-SC Freiberg provided information about the future of mining in Saxony and the work of a geologist at the SEG-SC booth.
Rocks of the Oberlausitz region
Rocks of the Oberlausitz region: Granodioritequarries and processing of rock material in Demitz-Thumitz, inactive quarries in the Hohwald area, panning for gold in the Hohwald area, Miningmuseum in Berthelsdorf (04.-05.06.2011)
Open Day 28.05.2011
Presentation of the SEG Student Chapter Freiberg at the open day of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg.
Field Trip Zielitz, K+S
We visited the Potash-Mine in Zielitz on May 9th, 2011. more images
Bike tour around Freiberg dumps
Visit at 3 dumps of historicmining activity of the Freiberg district on May 6th 2011. Also collecting of ore minerals like sphalerite, galena, chalcopyrite as well as gangue minerals like baryte.
Field Trip to collect Black Sand
Target minerals of the field trip on May 1st 2011 were magnetite and cassiterite. Several small goldflakes were discovered as well.
Grilling to meet the SEG-Studentchapter
On April 28th 2011 the SEG-SC invited geology-students for grilling. The aim was to get into contact with students of second and fourth semester.
Participating at SGA-SC-Conference in Prague and Field Trip to Prîbram
From April 15th to 18th 2011 a conference of the SGA-SC of Prague was held. Two members of the Freiberg SEG-SC won prices for their presentations.On April 18th a Field Trip to Prîbram - a former uranium district - took place.
Presentation of the SEG Student Chapter Freiberg at the open day of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg (13.01.2011).