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Technische Universität Dresden
Country Germany
City Dresden
Bachelor (foreigners)279 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)242 USD/year.
Master (citizens)1,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $545-1,099 USD/Month.
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1828
Abbreviation TUD
Teachers 1,472
Students 36,284
Foreigners 13%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Knowledge builds bridges
Accreditation
• Sächsisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
• TU9
Rankings
World ranking211
Country ranking13
Academic Reputation239
Employer Reputation172
International Faculty395
International Students349
Citations per Faculty97
Ranking in world by sphere
Engineering and Technology143
Life Sciences and Medicine190
Natural Science140
Ranking in world by discipline
Physics151
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking211
QS World University Rankings227
ARWU Academic Ranking201
Webometrics Ranking130
Cost of living in Dresden
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 190 265
Food 164 308
Transportation 51 191
Communications and utilities 93 142
Clothing 27 98
Sports and leisure 19 95
Total5451,099
Accommodation in Dresden USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre192
Shared room in city centre268
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre290
1 bedroom apartment in city centre411
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة دريسدن للتكنولوجيا
German Technische Universität Dresden
Spanish Universidad Técnica de Dresden
French Université technique de Dresde
Japanese ドレスデン工科大学
Korean 드레스덴공과대학
Portuguese Universidade Técnica de Dresden
Russian Технический университет Дрездена
Chinese 德累斯顿工业大学
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TU Dresden or Technische Universität Dresden (TUD) - public higher education institution in Germany.

TU Dresden - Description

The Technische Universität Dresden is one of the top universities in Germany and Europe: strong in research and considered first-rate with respect to the range and the quality of the study programmes it offers, it is also closely interconnected with culture, business and society. As a modern comprehensive, multi-discipline university and with its 14 faculties it has a broad and diverse scientific spectrum that only few other universities in Germany are able to match. The large campus family of the TU Dresden is comprised of 37,000 students and approximately 7,700 employees – among them 492 professors. With 124 courses the TU Dresden offers a full range of studies, as a basis for interdisciplinary learning and research.

Description of TU Dresden

Since its foundation as a technical college in 1828, Technische Universität Dresden has grown into one of the largest and most successful universities in Germany. Today, TU Dresden has more than 37.000 students, 500 professors, 7900 members of staff and an annual third-party income exceeding 250 million Euro. While retaining its traditional strengths in the technological sciences, it has developed into a comprehensive university with a strong base in engineering, the natural sciences, the humanities, social and economic sciences and medicine. We firmly believe that excellence in research and teaching can be realized best by representing all academic disciplines, thereby stimulating interdisciplinary cross-fertilization, targeted dynamic growth, pioneering spirit and innovation within the university, with our local partners and the global science community. The complex global challenges of the 21st century can only be tackled successfully by interplay of all disciplines, working together to raise the right questions and to develop appropriate solutions.
After a highly competitive selection process, a panel of high-ranking academics from leading international institutions voted TU Dresden into the group of eleven German Universities of Excellence, in June 2012. In addition to the strategy for the further development of the university’s policy, structure and organizational culture, its outstanding strengths and concepts in the areas of micro-electronics, biomedicine and bioengineering have been particularly applauded.
The City of Dresden is not only famous for its outstanding beauty and culture, it also houses a vibrant scientific community which is quite unique in Germany. Together with TU Dresden, world-class government research institutes and research-active cultural institutions have established the DRESDEN-concept Research Alliance with more than 10,000 scientists, to share staff, resources, infrastructure and ideas, to the benefit of education and innovation.
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