Technische Universität Berlin

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Can I turn on my computer / laptop?

updated 7 May 2021, 13:09

On 30 April 2021, TU Berlin was the victim of a cyberattack. The servers hosting the centrally managed Windows environment were powered down to prevent possible damage. It...

Coronavirus Vaccine: Priority Vaccination for TU Berlin Employees

University begins to issue confirmations of employment to staff for vaccinations

The most recent amendment to the Ordinance on the Entitlement to Vaccination Against the SARS-CoV-2 Coronavirus (Section 4(1) no. 8) states that persons working in higher education fall into the...

Salaries and Wages Will Be Paid On Time

updated 6 May 2021, 17:19

Despite the restrictions to its IT services, TU Berlin will ensure that salaries and wages are paid on time at the end of May. Should SAP systems not be available in time,...

TU Berlin Will Provide New Email Service Mid-May

Campus Management is developing an interim solution for all students and staff

updated 5 May 2021, 13:10

Plans are in place to provide TU Berlin students and staff with a new email service beginning next week. In addition to assessing the IT attack and building a secure IT...

Use of TU Berlin IT Services Remains Limited After Cyberattack

last update: 3 May 2021, 18:49

After an attack on several of the University’s IT systems on Friday morning, 30 April 2021, the servers hosting the centrally managed Windows environment were shut down...

Restricted University Library Services at TU Berlin

updated 3 May 2021, 16:53

Due to an IT attack, the TU Berlin and UdK Berlin libraries are currently offering restricted services only. The Architecture and Art Studies Department Library, the Physics...

Information for TU Members: Several IT Services Currently Unavailable

Due to significant attacks, the Windows environment has been temporarily powered down for security reasons.

last update: 1 May 2021, 22:14

An attack on TU Berlin's Windows environment earlier today, 30 April 2021, has caused the University's system to go down. Encrypted files have thus far been identified....

Leonardo da Vinci Award for Professor Helmut Schwarz

European Academy of Sciences honors lifetime achievements of TU chemist

Professor Dr. Drs. h.c. Helmut Schwarz will receive the Leonardo da Vinci Award 2021 for his outstanding lifetime achievements. This is the most prestigious award conferred by the European Academy of...

Berlin University Alliance Promotes International Cooperation

TU Berlin scientists conduct research together with colleagues from Oxford, Melbourne, and Singapore


The Berlin University Alliance aims to increase the networking activities and diversity of international perspectives in Berlin as a center of science and research. Thirteen joint research projects...

Chemical Invention Factory – Planning Contract Awarded

The contract for the planning of the John Warner Center for Start-ups in Green Chemistry has been awarded

A further step towards starting construction: The contract for the planning of the John Warner Center for Start-ups in Green Chemistry, otherwise known as the Chemical Invention Factory (CIF), has now...