Welcome Point, Welcome Guide & Emergency number

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The Welcome Point at the International Office, Akademiestraße 6, room EG.20, is the recommended first port of call for new international students. At the Welcome Point you can get...

  • Orientation to find your way through Freiberg and the campus
  • The Welcome Guide, a printed folder with crucial information about living and studying in Freiberg and in Germany
  • Welcome present – a bag of TU Bergakademie Freiberg, you will receive it after filling in a questionnaire plus showing the enrolment certificate of TU BAF; new international students have to pick it up during their first semester


Opening hours of the Welcome Point

  • The Welcome Point will be available from 24 September 2018 on from Monday to Friday 9 am to 7 pm.
  • From 15 October on it's available Monday to Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.
  • From 22 October on it's available on Tuesday from 10 am to 12 noon and from 2 to 4 pm as well as on Thursday from 2 to 4 pm.

On 3 October the Welcome Point is closed due to a German holiday.



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Welcome Guide

At the Welcome Point we provide you with the printed Welcome Guide. Because of it's importance, we've extracted the chapter "First steps and formalities upon your arrival in Freiberg" and provide it on this website (PDF file, 1 MB, 14 pages, last update: 01 October 2018).



Emergency number of the International Office

Woman in a haste reaches public emergency phoneNewly arrived international students can contact the International Office by dialling the emergency number. It is available from 24 September to 19 October 2018.

The emergency number is: +49 (0)176 76428076


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