Press releases

MINT-EC aerospace technology cluster launched at BTU

A new thematic cluster of the national excellence school network MINT-EC has been opened at the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU). The aim is to develop innovative teaching materials on the subject of aerospace technology.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christoph Egbers (left), Head of the MINT-EC Aerospace Technology Cluster, and Cluster Director Matthias König.

Public lecture focuses on the effects of populism

As part of the "Open BTU" lecture series, Prof. Dr. Marcel Fratzscher, President of the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Professor of Macroeconomics at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, will give a lecture on Wednesday, May 22, 2024, at 17:30 at the Cottbus main campus of Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU).

Portrait photo of Prof. Dr. Marcel Fratzscher, © DIW/ B.Dietl

"Open Senftenberg" with open doors at the BTU

Together with around 90 other institutions, companies and associations, the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) is organizing the "Open Senftenberg" day on Saturday, May 25, 2024. Study information, open labs, experiments, a poetry slam, sporting activities and much more will characterize the program on the BTU campus from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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Upheavals and turning points - cultures and mentalities

Social transformation processes from the 1990s to the present day are the focus of a series of events at the Bunte Bahnhof Cottbus (Güterzufuhrstraße 8) from May 14 to July 9, 2024. Anyone interested is cordially invited. Admission is free.

Two book titles: The Other Lives and The Children of Hoy

#UseYourVote - European elections 2024

Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) and Euroregion Spree-Neiße-Bober with Europe Direct Guben (EDIC) as well as the City of Cottbus invite you to information and discussion on the occasion of the European Parliament elections: Thursday, May 23, 2024, 5 p.m., Stadthaus Cottbus, Erich-Kästner-Platz 1, 03046 Cottbus

two European flags, photo: butenkow/AdobeStock

BTU professor receives honorary professorship

Professor Sven Michel, Chair of Therapy Sciences II at the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU), has been honored with distinction by the American University of Cyprus (AUCY).

Prof. Michel appointed honorary professor at AUCY.

Potsdam Science Day 2024 - BTU will be there

"Research. Discover. Join in." - is once again the motto of the Science Day in the state capital, which the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) is helping to organize on Saturday, May 4, from 1 to 7 p.m. in the "Albert Einstein" Science Park.

Three people with VR glasses.