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Profile

Profil TU BergakademieThe focus on a sustainable material and energy economy in research and education along with the four core fields Geo, Material, Energy and Environment give the university, which was founded in 1765 and is thus the world’s oldest mining and metallurgy oriented university, its very distinct resource profile. more

Organisation and Facilities

Logo der TU BergakademieThe University’s Directorate, the faculties, the administration and the official representatives and associations actively involved with the university present themselves. more
An overview of the university’s central facilities, its collections and the associated research institutes. more

 

Multidisciplinary Thinking

Under the umbrella concept proWissen - on the road towards the virtual faculty - students and employees can find extradisciplinary and interdisciplinary offers. In lectures, lecture series and other event formats, protagonists address a wide range of scientific issues and thus encourage and inspire independent thinking skills, critical analysis and open discussions. more

Foundations

The Bergakademie can look back upon a 300-year-old foundation history. Teaching and research conditions have undergone steady improvements thanks to numerous new endowments and foundations. To celebrate the 300th anniversary of the Stipendienkasse, i.e., Scholarship Fund, the Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg Foundation was established in 2002. Here you can find out more about the university’s foundations. more

Family Friendly University

Familienfreundliche Hochschule TU Bergakademie The TU Bergakademie advocates the compatibility of career and family. On 15th March, the university was certified as a “family friendly university.” Employees and students have the option of having their children cared for in one of the two day-care centres operated by the Studentenwerk (Student Union/Student Services) Freiberg. There are several nappy-changing facilities, kitchens equipped with baby food warmers, playpens as well as games and more

News

Group picture: Three men and a woman with a roll of documents in their hands
On June 11, Saxony's Minister of Finance Dr. Matthias Haß, Minister of Science Dr. Eva-Maria Stange and the Rector of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg Prof. Dr. Klaus-Dieter Barbknecht laid the foundation stone for the new university library and auditorium centre at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg. … weiterlesen
Three men and a woman unveiling a tablet
On 11 June, Science Minister Dr. Eva-Maria Stange handed over the promise of start-up financing amounting to 4.6 million euros. This will create a joint research group on carbon cycle technologies with the Fraunhofer IMWS at the Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg. … weiterlesen
Freiberg Student Days 2019
With the silent film comedy "Three Ages" by and with Buster Keaton, the Freiberg Student Days in the Petrikirche will open at 8 pm on 11 June. Until 23 June, students can expect a varied cultural programme on a total of 13 days. … weiterlesen
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The Unisport Olympiad 2019 takes place from June 17-20 at the University Sports Center. … weiterlesen
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