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Why studying in Freiberg is a good choice

Our degree programmes include a variety of Bachelor's, Master's and Diploma courses, including unique degree programmes such as Applied Science, Materials Science and Technology, Robotics and Engineering.

We focus on practical orientation, and thanks to our intensive contacts in industry, our students can complete internships or theses with leading companies and research partners and establish contacts with potential employers.

International agreements and exchange programmes promote networking between students from all over the world and offer our students many opportunities to go abroad.

Inform, orientate, decide

It is important to inform yourself before starting your studies in order to make the right choice. In order to get to know TU Bergakademie Freiberg in advance, there are a variety of offers, such as study fairs close to your home town, the TUBAF campus day, on-site study counselling in Freiberg or a school university week during the holidays. Here, prospective students can find out more about the content, requirements and prospects of the various degree programmes.

Central Student Counselling Service
Prüferstr. 2, 3rd floor, room 3.405
studienberatung [at]

Choice of study programme and application

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Study programmes from A to Z
The university offers 67 degree programmes in the fields of geosciences & geoengineering, mathematics, computer science & natural sciences, materials science and materials technology, engineering and economics.
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Bachelor, Master, Diploma
Information on the Bachelor's, Diploma and Master's degree programmes and degrees.
You can apply for a degree programme online. Information on applying via the online portal, application deadlines and enrolment can be found here.
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International prospective students
There are special application procedures for international applicants. The International Office provides information and counselling for prospective international students.

All about studying

Campus Studentenwohnungen
Student housing
It is easy to find a flat in Freiberg. Both the student union and municipal providers offer a sufficient number of affordable flats.
Funding and scholarships
Financing your studies is one of the most important questions before starting university. Here you can find information on BAföG, scholarships or working while studying.
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Discover campus and city
Student life is more than just studying. There are lots of cultural activities, events on campus, fitness and sports programmes and opportunities to get involved at the university.
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Student counselling
Counselling services for prospective students on degree programmes and study decisions, studying with disabilities, studying with children or studying at university without a high school diploma.