Interested in studying?

Anyone interested in studying metal forming or metal forming technology should take a look at the course in materials science and materials technology. After 4 semesters of basic studies you can decide to study metal forming technology. Prof. Prahl or  Ms. Dr. Ullmann is available for a personal interview. You can also find out whether you are right with us with the following video:

Further information on studying at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg is available at

Defences of student work



All lecture notes and scripts for students can be found in the OPAL.


All documents relating to studies and doctorates can be found on the Website of the  Fakulty.

Research papers

For the various student theses - from literature to diploma or master thesis - we offer exciting topics from current research projects. Cooperation with our industrial partners is also possible. Just contact us or come by with your proposals. Contact: Dr.-Ing. Kristina Kittner, Haus Formgebung Room 1.164, kristina [dot] kittneratimf [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de, 03731 393308.

Lecture within the habilitation procedure of Dr.-Ing. habil. Matthias Schmidtchen

The presentation on "Dimensional analytical methods in materials technology" from 21.06.2017 can be found under this link.