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TU Berlin – Paving the Way to the Future

Main Building of the TU Berlin
The Main Building of the TU Berlin, as seen from the south.

The internationally renowned Technische Universität Berlin is located in Germany’s capital city at the heart of Europe. Our activities focus on building a distinctive profile, exceptional performance in research and teaching, excellent qualifications for our graduates and a forward-looking administration. The TU Berlin strives to promote the dissemination of knowledge and to facilitate technological progress by adhering to the principles of excellence and quality. Strong regional, national and international networking partnerships with science and industry are an important aspect in this regard.

Our research and teaching endeavors can be characterized by a broad spectrum of academic disciplines, ranging from engineering science to natural science, planning science and economics, as well as the humanities and social sciences.

Accident Blackspot: Turning

A comprehensive study by the Working Group for Street Planning and Operation, which is headed by Professor Dr. Thomas Richter and belongs to TU Berlin's Institute of Surface Transport, has investigated accidents between right-turning cars and bicycles going straight ahead. Commissioned by the German Insurers Accident Research (UDV), the scientists are now drawing up general recommendations from the findings. more to: Accident Blackspot: Turning

The Stuff That Surprises Are Made Of

Among scientists, graphene has long been regarded as a material with a promising future. Florian Wendler, Ermin Malic and Andreas Knorr of TU Berlin's Institute of Theoretical Physics, in cooperation with scientists from the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf, have achieved a breakthrough in researching the properties of this 'magic material'. more to: The Stuff That Surprises Are Made Of

TU Berlin – An Overview

  • 32,752 students, including 6,165 students from other countries
  • 7 faculties
  • 326 professors
  • 16 junior professors
  • 2,641 research associates
  • 3,233 externally-funded positions
  • over 90 courses of study
  • 2,125 staff in administration, libraries, central institutions and workshops
  • 295.7 million euros in state subsidies for the year 2014
  • 174 million euros in external funding for the year 2013
  • average of 15 habilitations and 470 doctoral degrees granted each year
  • approximately 120 trainees each year in 15 professions