In Chemnitz, there are about 175 childcare facilities for children run by municipalities and independent organisations.
The Zwergencampus, the parent-child rooms of the Studentenwerk, offers parents the opportunity to use the rooms at Thüringer Weg 3 with their children all day or, if necessary, to make use of the emergency care.
Parent-Child Rooms "Zwergencampus"
The Zwergencampus is currently closed due to the current pandemic situation. Childcare is not available. We will inform you here as soon as the rooms of the Zwergencampus can be used flexibly again.
The Zwergencampus offers free childcare for students' children on three weekdays during the lecture period. This is a childcare service outside of the regular day care centre opening hours. During the examination period, flexible childcare is available by prior arrangement. You can notify the Studentenwerk of your requirements before the start of the semester or during the examination period.
The Zwergencampus also offers students and staff with children many opportunities outside of these childcare hours. Here you can meet, breastfeed in peace or do your homework. A spacious playroom, nappy-changing and breastfeeding facilities, a parents' room with a WLAN connection for the laptop, as well as a kitchen and a sanitary area provide good conditions for this.
The rooms at the side entrance of Thüringer Weg 3 can be accessed around the clock using a numerical code. The code is available to anyone who registers at the Student Union Info Point:
Thüringer Weg 3
Phone: 0371 5628-170
Cooperation agreement of the TU Chemnitz with the Office for Youth and Family of the City of Chemnitz and the Student Services Chemnitz-Zwickau
Day care centres in Chemnitz
At present, there are about 175 childcare facilities for children in Chemnitz that are run by local authorities and independent organisations. The Office for Youth and Family of the City of Chemnitz offers a comprehensive search option for selection and registration in the facilities in Chemnitz in the new childcare centre portal.
Information from the City of Chemnitz on childcare
Office for Youth and Family (Amt für Jugend und Familie)
Child Day Care Facilities Department (Abteilung Kindertagesstätten), Bahnhofstraße 53 (in Moritzhof)
Phone: 0371 488 5121
The TU Chemnitz provides support in finding daycare places. Through a cooperation with the city of Chemnitz, advice and support for students, if necessary also for doctoral students and employees in finding places for their offspring is guaranteed by the family service.
Registration for a cooperative day care centre takes place in consultation with the family service coordinator.
Day care centre „Krabbelkäfer“
Reichenhainer Straße 33a
Management: Ms Tittmann
Phone: +49 371 50279
Open hours: 6.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Day care centre
Management: Ms Backofen
Phone: +49 371 6762492
Open hours: 6.30 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
Day care centre "Campulino"
Reichenhainer Straße 33b, 09126 Chemnitz
Management: Ms Gaitzsch
Phone: +49 371 56 28-150
Open hours: 7.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
If you have any questions, please contact the family service.