Archive "Press releases"


Public lecture focuses on the effects of populism

As part of the "Open BTU" lecture series, Prof. Dr. Marcel Fratzscher, President of the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and Professor of Macroeconomics at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, will give a lecture on Wednesday, May 22, 2024, at 17:30 at the Cottbus main campus of Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU).

Portrait photo of Prof. Dr. Marcel Fratzscher, © DIW/ B.Dietl


"Open Senftenberg" with open doors at the BTU

Together with around 90 other institutions, companies and associations, the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) is organizing the "Open Senftenberg" day on Saturday, May 25, 2024. Study information, open labs, experiments, a poetry slam, sporting activities and much more will characterize the program on the BTU campus from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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Kultur-Campus Sachsendorf - for peaceful coexistence full of diversity and great music

On Friday, May 31, 2024, it's that time again. From 3:30 pm, the Sachsendorf campus of the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) will once again become a colorful cultural campus. Together with the citizens' association Sachsendorf/Madlow e.V., students invite you to the grounds at Lipezker Straße 47 (House 7 - Library).

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#UseYourVote - European elections 2024

Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) and Euroregion Spree-Neiße-Bober with Europe Direct Guben (EDIC) as well as the City of Cottbus invite you to information and discussion on the occasion of the European Parliament elections: Thursday, May 23, 2024, 5 p.m., Stadthaus Cottbus, Erich-Kästner-Platz 1, 03046 Cottbus

two European flags, photo: butenkow/AdobeStock


Potsdam Science Day 2024 - BTU will be there

"Research. Discover. Join in." - is once again the motto of the Science Day in the state capital, which the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) is helping to organize on Saturday, May 4, from 1 to 7 p.m. in the "Albert Einstein" Science Park.

Three people with VR glasses.


BTU, Europe and Lusatia

They are medium-sized. They are regionally anchored. They stand for innovation and interdisciplinarity. They value Europe as a pioneer for a networked, global educational landscape that contributes to strengthening the respective locations. - Ten European universities form the EUNICE university alliance.

Group photo of the representatives


Looking to the future at the BTU Open Day

Students, parents, teachers and all other interested parties are invited to the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) on Thursday, April 25, 2024. In addition to intensive insights into the modern range of courses on offer, they can expect valuable information about a wide range of career opportunities after graduation.

Banner for the BTU 2024 open day