Who are we?

St. Barbara Celebration

Freunde und Förderer der Technischen Universität Bergakademie Freiberg – TU Bergakademie Freiberg Association of Friends (VFF) – is made up of students and graduates, companies, public figures and prominent members of society as well as many other partners with close ties to the university.

They feel affiliated with “their” university and want to support its teaching, research and continuing professional development, and preservation of the mining tradition. 

By joining our association, they re-invigorate and continuously enhance their technical and professional, social and personal links to the university, as well as to companies and colleagues in their fields.

Group picture Agricola-Award 2016All students and graduates, friends and partners of Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg are welcome to contribute to the science and business network and joint our Association of Friends of Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg! Click here for a flyer with all the information you need. 

The Association currently has roughly 1,500 members. 10 development groups/groups of friends/specialist groups from various faculties are also affiliated with the association.