Why Power Engineering at BTU?

  • BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg is a top level young university with a major focus in engineering and sciences.
  • BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg is among Top 10 universities in Germany in 2020 according to StudyCheck.de.
  • Cottbus is located in the heart of Europe, close to major cities Berlin and Dresden (free transportation included in the student ticket).
  • Affordable on-campus living is available. International students are cordially welcome to BTU.
  • Our lectures and lab courses are organised in small size groups with a family-like atmosphere.
  • To support the integration of international students, BTU's Language Center is offering free-of-charge courses for students e.g. German as a Foreign Language.
  • Excellent sport opportunities directly on campus.
  • Double Degree agreements with other universities offering Power Engineering programmes will allow students to broaden their expertise and gain international experience.
  • Power Engineering at BTU has built up a comprehensive internship network for students.
  • There are perfect job opportunities in the region and beyond.
  • Depending on availability, the best performing students get a chance of getting awarded a scholarship (Deutschlandstipendium).

Power Engineering alumni testimonials

Support & Extracurricular Activities

Bureau of International StudiesProgramme Coordination for Power Engineering
International Relations Office | Welcome to the BTUInformation for Prospective Students
International Relations Office | During your studiesOpportunities for International Students
Language CentreLanguage Courses for Students (e.g. German as a Foreign Language)
University SportsOn-campus Sports for Students