2nd SAE Summer Academy on Energy

From 23rd to 28th August, 2015, the 2nd SAE Summer Academy on Energy will be held in Budapest, Hungary. The main goal of the summer academy is to plan the basics of a sustainable electric power system for a fictional country, to establish a reliable power grid with different kind of power plants, in accordance with the geological conditions, industrial and residential consumer demands as well as with the environmental and economic considerations for the available power plants.

An Undergraduate and MSc students from all over Europe can apply for the SAE2. Please note that the number of participants is limited, and the order in which applications are received will be taken into account!

The preliminary program is available here.

More details, and the terms of applications can be found at eszk.org/academy.


We welcome all new students to our department. If you have any questions concerning your classes, our department or college life in Dresden, you are more than welcome to ask us. You can either visit us at our room (Barkhausenbau, room 165) or write us an email to fsret@fsret.de

Career event for International students

The Career Service of the TU Dresden cordially invites you to a career event especially for international students. Our “Action Day”, takes place next Wednesday (17.12.) in Dülfersaal, Alte Mensa. We have prepared interesting speeches all around the topic career entry in Germany and invited company representatives to give you an opportunity to network and exchange experiences. You can find all information here: www.tu-dresden.de/career/international

Master barbecue

As there are many new Master students and students who start not in the first semester we are organizing a Master barbecue for you so that you can get to know the other Master students. When you have finished your Bachelor´s degree you already know how the main university stuff works and would like to get to know the people who have the same classes. So the Master barbecue will be the perfect opportunity for you.

It will take place right after the orientation lecture for Master students next to pond at the Barkhausenbau on Tuesday, October 7th at 1pm. We hope tp see you there!

We also offer more welcome activities, you find further information here: Welcome Week


Welcome week

We are organizing a Welcome Week called ESE (Erstsemestereinführung) for all new students at our department. It is a great opportunity for you to get in touch with others students and to get to know campus and the city of Dresden.


Our ESE schedule 2014

Date Time Event
Monday, 06.10.2014 3:00pm BAR-Schnitzeljagd (treasure hunt) and barbecue
Tuesday, 07.10.2014 1:00 pm Master barbecue
1:45 pm LaborTour (lab tour)
8:00 pm ClubTour (tour through the Studentklubs)
Wednesday, 08.10.2014 starting at 1:00 pm VDE-Exkursionen (excursions)
1:30 pm Exkursion KraftWerk – Dresdner Energiemuseum (excursion to the electricity museum)
2:00 pm CampusTour (tour over campus)
Thursday, 09.10.2014 6:00 pm NeustadtTour (sightseeing tour through the Neustadt neighbourhood)
8:00 pm Kneipentour (pub and bar tour)
Friday, 10.10.2014 4:00 pm AltstadtTour (sightseeing tour through the touristy parts of Dresden)
17.10. – 19.10.2014 ESE-Wochenende (ESE weekend)
Sa, 18.10.2014 8:10 am ESE-Wanderung (ESE hiking tour)
If we have to change the time or place, you will find the information on our facebook page.

Further information of the events:

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