Press releases

"Here and on the move" - photography and painting in the university library

An exhibition with works by university staff members Heike Postelt and Doreen Schwarz will open on Friday, May 24, 2024, at 3 p.m. in the media library at the Campus Senftenberg of the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU). All interested parties are invited to attend free of charge.


KLĔB A SOL - Cottbus Welcome Party

An entire city says welcome: On Tuesday, May 28, 2024, a welcome event for the Lusatian boomtown will take place in Cottbus city center for the first time. A colorful democracy mile in the Sprem, a large table football tournament on the Altmarkt and a multicultural pub night in around twelve locations from the Ebert-Höfe to the city promenade invite you to celebrate.

Banner for the event

MINT-EC aerospace technology cluster launched at BTU

A new thematic cluster of the national excellence school network MINT-EC has been opened at the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU). The aim is to develop innovative teaching materials on the subject of aerospace technology.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christoph Egbers (left), Head of the MINT-EC Aerospace Technology Cluster, and Cluster Director Matthias König.

Upheavals and turning points - cultures and mentalities

Social transformation processes from the 1990s to the present day are the focus of a series of events at the Bunte Bahnhof Cottbus (Güterzufuhrstraße 8) from May 14 to July 9, 2024. Anyone interested is cordially invited. Admission is free.

Two book titles: The Other Lives and The Children of Hoy

BTU professor receives honorary professorship

Professor Sven Michel, Chair of Therapy Sciences II at the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU), has been honored with distinction by the American University of Cyprus (AUCY).

Prof. Michel appointed honorary professor at AUCY.

Beacons of structural change

On November 30, 2023, the Minister President of the State of Brandenburg, Dr. Dietmar Woidke, visited outstanding structural change projects at BTU. He stopped by the Materials Researchers at SpreeTec neXt, was taken on a tour of the innovation landscape of the Lausitz Science Park and learned about modern technologies for climate-friendly mobility at chesco.

Minister President Dr. Dietmar Woidke visited several structural change projects in Lusatia, including three BTU projects. Photo: BTU/Ralf Schuster