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That’s why Studying in Freiberg is a Good Choice

Our range of courses includes a variety of bachelor's, master's and diploma programs, including unique courses such as applied natural science, industrial archaeology and chemistry. Practical orientation is our focus, and thanks to our extensive network, our students can complete internships or final theses with leading companies and research partners, as well as establish contacts with potential employers. Our international agreements and exchange programs promote the exchange of students from all over the world and also offer our own students opportunities to go abroad.

For first-year students - preparatory courses and introductions, acquainting you with both the university and the city - all the offerings for first-year students are available during the orientation and introductory weeks from October 4th to October 13th, 2023.

Information for First-Year Students Information for International Incomers

Beratung und Hilfe suchen

Inform, Orientate, Decide

It is important to thoroughly inform yourself before starting your studies in order to make the right choice. There are several ways to get to know the university in advance, such as visiting study fairs near your hometown, attending the university campus day, or scheduling a study consultation on-site in Freiberg. Additionally, participating in the school-university week during vacations provides opportunities to understand the content, requirements, and perspectives of various courses of study.

Our Study Programs

Discover the University

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Courses offered from A to Z
The university offers 67 degree programmes in the fields of Earth Sciences & Geoengineering, Mathematics, Computer Science & Natural Sciences, Materials Science and Technology, Engineering and Economics.
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Bachelor, Master, Diploma
Information on the Bachelor's, Diploma and Master's degree programs and degrees.
Online Application
The application for a degree program is done online. All information on how to apply until enrollment can be found here.
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Prospective International Students
There are separate application procedures for international applicants. The International Office provides information and guidance to prospective international students.
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Student Housing
It is easy to find an apartment in Freiberg. Both the Studentenwerk and municipal providers offer a sufficient number of inexpensive apartments.
Financing your Studies
Financing your studies is one of the most important questions before studying. Here you can find information about BAföG, scholarships or jobs during your studies.
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Campus Life
Student life is more than just studying. There are plenty of cultural activities, events on campus, fitness and sports activities and opportunities to get involved at the university.
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Advice and Support
Counseling services are available for prospective students regarding course selection, study decisions, studying with disabilities, managing studies while raising a child, and pursuing studies at a university without a high school diploma.