Facts & Figures
- Student Enrollment Statistics
- State funding plus external funding
- Doctoral degrees
- Area of the TU Berlin
- Short chronicle of the history of the TU Berlin
Student Enrollment Statistics
| ||Winter 2017/2018||Summer
First matriculations are students enrolled for the first time at a
2 New matriculations are students who have transfered from other universities or have rematriculated after a pause.
3 First subject-semester students are those in the first semester of a study program; this may include not only first matriculations, but also students who have switched from other disciplines.
|Professors (incl. 20
library, workshop and central
State funding plus external funding
funding||321,2 Mio. €||310.0 Mio.
€||302.6 Mio. €||295.7 Mio.
€||284.4 Mio. €|
€||177,5 Mio. €||178,9 Mio.
€||174.0 Mio. €||159.6 Mio.
Area of the TU Berlin
The grounds of the TU Berlin cover an area of 604,000 square meters. There are several campus locations  throughout the city.
Short chronicle of the history of the TU Berlin
|1770||1.11.||Teaching began at
the Mining Institute (from 1774 the Mining
the Building Academy|
|1821||1.11.||Teaching began at
the Vocational School (from 1828 Vocational Institute, from 1886 the
|1879||1.4.||Unification of the
Building and Vocational Academies to form the Royal Technical College
of the new Main Building in Charlottenburg|
Anniversary of the foundation of the Building Academy|
Technical Colleges in Prussia receive the right to award doctorates
the Mining Academy in the Technical College Berlin|
| ||Discrimination and persecution of
Jewish and politically undesired students and teaching staff during
the Third Reich|
|1945||20.4.||Closure of the
Technical College Berlin|
|1946||9.4.||Opening of the new
Technische Universität Berlin|
the Humanities Faculty|
the TU Berlin an independent legal entity|
implementation of the Berlin University Law (UniG) the
"Ordinarienuniversität" is replaced by the
|1980|| ||Parts of the
Pedagogic College Berlin are integrated in the TU
|1993|| ||Reduction from 22
departments to 15|
|1997||Mai||The new framework
agreement between the TU Berlin and the Berlin Senate establishes
payments to the university through to 2000, without further cuts.
Coupled with this were sweeping reforms a leaner central
administration and new budgeting arrangements|
|2001||1.4.||Replacement of 15
departments with eight semi-autonomous faculties|
structure plan 2004|
Initiative: funded projects in the first round|
graduate school Berlin Mathematical School
Initiative: funded projects in the second round|
excellence cluster Unifying Concepts in Catalysis