Guide for new international Students

You will need to show certain documents when you enrol at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg and register at the City Administration Office. We have put together the most important information related to getting started with your studies at BTU.

Brochure 'Getting Started' at BTU in Cottbus and Senftenberg

Welcome and Registration Point

 Main Campus
Cottbus  and
Campus Cottbus-Sachsendorf
Fill in the online enrolment form via myBTU-portaluntil 18th October 2020
Hand-in the enrolment documents at the Welcome and Registration Point in person14th September 2020 until 30th October 2020
LocationMain Building,
4th floor, Room 4.29
Building 2,
Room 2.219
Opening hoursMonday to Thursday 
10 - 15 and
Friday 10 - 12 noon
Monday to Thursday 
13 - 15
Dates for winter semester 2020/21

Please be aware that due to national holidays all offices and most supermarkets and shops are closed on 3rd October (German Unity Day) and on 31st October (Reformation Day)!

BTU Buddies - 'First Contact Tutors'

In order to make your start in a new environment as comfortable and simple as possible, we provide First Contact Tutors. The tutors are there to assist you in visiting city administration offices, to give you a tour through Cottbus or Senftenberg, and to help you understand how things work in Germany.

If you are interested in having a tutor, then just make a request for one at the Welcome and Registration Point.

Did you like your welcome experience? Do you wish to become a BTU Buddy? Then please contact the Student Activities Office (Email).

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