Upcoming events

PhD excursion: Saurierpark Kleinwelka and city of Bautzen

Social activities for PhD students and their families are offered too. Therefor we invite our international PhD Students and their families to an excursion to the "Saurierpark Kleinwelka" Germany’s biggest dinosaur park.

Discover exciting attractions! The park is not just a dream come true for dinosaur lovers: entertaining attractions and exciting play areas inspire you to climb, slide, splash and explore. More Information at

Additional to the visit of the park we offer the possibility for a short (2,5h) visit of the city of Bautzen.

When? Saturday August 24, 2019
Where? start 8:45 am @ Audimax, Winklerstraße
Departure: 9 am
Return time: approx. 6 pm
Participation fee:

families (per parent)  10 Euro
children (from 4 years / others) 8 Euro / 5 Euro
adults 12 Euro


Mon-Fr 8 o′clock - 16 o′clock
Akademiestraße 6, Room EG. 20

Places are initially reserved for international doctoral students, but will be made available to all interested doctoral students and students from 19.08.

Past events

Brown coal open pit mine in Profen and The mining Technology park

A visit to the open pit lignite mine in Profen near Leipzig. The programme included a visit to the actual opencast mine to experience modern mining technology up close. In addition, we received information about the renaturation measures in connection with the opencast mine. A closer look at this topic took us to the Mining Technology Park next to the Leipzig Neuseenland.



Workshop: Communication in team work

Communication in team work - workshop - 16 December 2017When? – Saturday, 16 December 2017, 10 am - 3 pm
Where? – Karl-Kegel-Bau, Leipziger Straße, Room 1075
Trainer: Sondos Saquran, Certified Trainer by    the Arabian Global Academy for T&HRD

Description: Goal of the workshop is to help developing communication skills in workgroups, solving problems in teams and improving relations with others.

Participants will learn important strength points:

  • Cooperation
  • Trust
  • How to criticize and receive criticism
  • Appreciating and handling differences

Registration: Registration is required, please use this online form

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Guided Tour: The underground mine "Reiche Zeche" in Freiberg

Underground mining TunnelWhen? – Sunday, 17 December 2017, Starts at 3.30 pm, duration 1,5 hours

Where? – The meeting point is in front of Freiberg Castle "Freudenstein" at 2.30 pm. Together we will walk to the mine.

Please register only if you are going to participate for sure: Registration form underground mine tour


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