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Dear students, dear doctoral candidates,


We are looking forward to welcoming you at Chemnitz University of Technology. You made a good choice deciding for a study at Chemnitz University of Technology. CUT offers very good conditions for study and research as our university is efficient, oriented on competition, open-minded for new structures, and it has a very high international reputation. With over 10,000 students, CUT has the ideal size to realize a quick completion of your degree while getting optimal supervision by professors.


You already made your first important step – you applied successfully and got admission to study at Chemnitz University of Technology. On these pages you get support for your next steps: you find information on “the first steps” after arriving in Chemnitz in order to settle in your new place of study and residence.

Furthermore, you find information on formalities with which you have to deal with during your first days and weeks, and you get answers to many questions concerning your studies as well as life and free time activities in Chemnitz.

We hope that these pages help you starting successfully at Chemnitz University of Technology – we wish you a pleasant stay in Chemnitz and good luck with your studies.




Press Articles

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    Dr. Stefanie Müller from Chemnitz University of Technology took first prize in the annual ARD/ZDF-sponsored “Women + Media Technology 2019” awards …

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  • New Episode: Chemnitz Career Paths

    Recent graduate Zahra Joulaei currently works as a web developer at Staffbase – in a video, she reports on how this came to be …

  • From Bengaluru to Hannover

    Abhishek Honnavalli Puttaiah from India is a Chemnitz University of Technology graduate who, with support from the university’s Career Service, has found employment in Hannover, with one of Germany’s largest automotive suppliers – however, getting there was a rocky path …