International Relations Office

The International Relations Office is responsible for BTU Cottbus' international relationships, advising BTU students on study abroad opportunities, the admission and advising of international students, and the advising of university educators on the internationalization of teaching and studying. We are here to service students, university educators, scientists, and university administration.  

Bureau of International Studies (BIS)

The Bureau of International Studies (BIS) is the central institution for all international study programmes at BTU Cottbus. The degree programme coordinators are the contact people for all prospective students and their questions about the content of studies. They ensure the smooth running of study programmes and assist students in their progress.

LEONARDO-Office & Bridge to Studies

The LEONARD-Office Brandenburg supports students of all nine Brandenburg universities, in the context of the EU-programme ERASMUS Internship as well as graduates of universities in the states of Brandenburg and Berlin in the context of the EU-programme LEONARDO DA VINCI.

Bridge to Studies​​​​​​​ offers foreign study applicants, who don’t yet have adequate German language abilities and would like to take up a full-time German-language degree course at BTU, a one-year preparatory programme – a “Bridge to Studies”.

Central Language Facilities

The language centre is a central institution for instruction and scholastics at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg.

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