Service and Contacts

You would like to do a PhD at the Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg (TUBAF)? Or are you already a new international PhD student in Freiberg and do you need help with looking for accommodation, furniture, with formalities? We are happy to help you!

1. Your contact person at the International Office

Manuela Junghans is in charge of the so called STIBET Doctoral students programme for international PhD students and postdocs. The programme aims at improving the support for international PhD students and postdocs at German universities.
You can contact Ms. Junghans if you have questions and problems during your stay in Freiberg. If you have questions regarding the steps involved in doctoral studies please contact the Graduate and Research Academy (Graduierten- und Forschungsakademie – GraFA) .

Manuela Junghans

Manuela Junghans

Betreuung ausländischer Studierender und Doktoranden

Akademiestraße 6, Zimmer EG.19

Telefon +49 3731 39 3241
manuela [dot] junghansatiuz [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

Dienstag 13 - 15:30 Uhr,
Donnerstag 9 - 11:30 Uhr und nach Vereinbarung
Online-Sprechzeit nach Vereinbarung – Web-Konferenz-Raum (Big Blue Button)

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2. Scientific tutors for international PhD students

Do you need advice or support with formalities? – Contact the scientific tutor for internatinal doctoral students.

Olga Kononchuk

olga [dot] kononchukatstudent [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

An academic tutor has been doing a doctorate at TUBAF for some time and already has experience in the relevant fields.
She or he can support you, for example, in finding a flat and in dealing with authorities at the beginning of your stay in Freiberg.

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3. Doing a doctorate with a child – finding a childcare place

The Studentenwerk Freiberg runs two day-care centres on campus – on Hornmühlenweg and on Winklerstraße. On the website of the Studentenwerk you will find further information and the form to apply for a childcare place:

You can find a list of day care centres in Freiberg on the website of the city of Freiberg (available in German language only):

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