Voting by SMS: BTU project is available for election as university pearl of the year 2021

On January 19 and 20 everyone will have the opportunity to support the BTU project "" on its way to becoming a university pearl 2021 with their vote.

After the Donors' Association for the Promotion of Sciences and Humanities in Germany awarded the project "" with the university pearl "Transitions in Times of Pandemic" of the month July 2021, this now has chances to become university pearl of the year 2021 in competition with eleven other projects.

Voting will take place for 24 hours, from 12 noon on Wednesday, January 19, 2022, until 12 noon on Thursday, January 20, exclusively by SMS. Only during this time can a valid SMS with the content H07 (H zero 7) be sent to the mobile number 0177 178 22 77.
Only one vote can be cast per mobile number. Casting a vote before the voting deadline, i.e. before January 19, 12 noon, is invalid. It also prevents a valid vote from being cast from the same mobile number within the voting period. Every vote is needed.

With 360-degree video panoramas and 3D effects, the BTU is breaking new ground in study and career orientation. The university is facing up to the challenges of the pandemic situation and showing young people career prospects in a contemporary digital way. At prospective students can get to know the BTU's degree programs and places in Lusatia in an unusual way. Various university players provide users with unique insights into study content, everyday university life and student life in the region during interactive campus tours and address them directly.

Further information (in German only)


Kathrin Erdmann
ZE Zentrum für Studierendengewinnung und Studienvorbereitung (College)
T +49 (0) 3573 85226