Chemnitz University of Technology offers outstanding conditions for studies and research, it is high-performing and competitive, it is open for new structures and able to dispose of a high international reputation, it is rich in tradition and innovative.
Across disciplinary and department borders teaching and research in engineering, natural sciences and mathematics at Chemnitz are closely cross-linked with economics, humanities and social sciences. The research profile is based on interdisciplinarity as well as the greatest part of the courses. This structure corresponds to the dynamic interaction of science, economy, culture and society and is easier to implement at a minor than at a large university. Scientists of all areas meet at the interfaces of humans, technology, management and communication. This characteristic not only shapes the profile of Chemnitz University of Technology but it fits also extraordinarily well to the industrial tradition of Chemnitz.
At the base of all teaching and research undertaken at Chemnitz University of Technology are its eight departments which have contributed by the abilities of their lecturers and scientists to the fact that the university is now the pacemaker for the whole region.