Welcome to the new academic year and ceremonial matriculation

The BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg welcomes its new students with a colorful celebration in the Cottbus Stadthalle. First-year students, parents and friends are cordially invited to attend: Monday, October 10, 2022, 4 p.m.

Festive, colorful, and student-friendly at the same time - that's how the BTU welcomes its new students in the academic year 2022/23! All those who want to be there will celebrate together with the university management, representatives of the cities of Senftenberg and Cottbus, first-year students, their parents and guests - this time not on campus but in the heart of the city of Cottbus, in the Stadthalle.

Monday, October 10, 2022, 4 p.m. (admission from 3 p.m.) Stadthalle Cottbus, Berliner Platz 6, 03046 Cottbus(arrival) Before and after the ceremony: get together with drinks and snacks.

PROGRAMME 3 p.m.Welcome in front of the Stadthalle Bread & Salt for interested people and guests Dance performance of Indian students (from 3:30 p.m. admission to the large hall of the Stadthalle)

4 p.m. Start of the festive event (moderated by Alexander Teller)

Musical prelude "GEMEINSAM " Collegium Musicum of the BTU and others

Greeting President of the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg Prof Gesine Grande


Presentation of the DAAD Award

Ceremonial matriculation The Vice President for Academic Affairs, Prof. Peer Schmidt, together with the deans of the six faculties, welcomes one student from each faculty on behalf of the new students.

Offers for students on campus Trailer EI(N)FÄLLE Indian Student Association

End of the ceremony and get together

Free tickets: Free ticket booking is required to attend the matriculation ceremony. The free tickets for the new students, their parents and friends can be booked here and printed by yourself. Please show the tickets at the entrance to the event.

Stadthalle Cottbus, Berliner Platz 6, 03046 Cottbus Stadthalle Cottbus


Kristina Strehle
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