A globe © Philipp Arnoldt

International Affairs

Stories from Around the World

IT specialist Huma Z. © Christian Kielmann

Grants for 62 Afghan IT Specialists

When the Taliban seized power in Afghanistan in August 2021, TU Berlin alumni were among those forced to flee their homeland. TU Berlin established a grant program to provide support for 62 of its graduates. They are all IT specialists who are now looking to find work in the German labor market or continue their academic careers.

© Susanne Cholodnicki


TU Berlin shows solidarity with Ukraine and offers support for students and scientists. A "Berlin-Ukraine" aid fund has been set up to provide direct financial support for Ukrainian researchers and students.

Abdul Alzuab © Philipp Arnoldt

“I Learned that I Can Be at Home Anywhere.”

Abdul Alzuabi has arrived – in Germany, in Berlin, at Technische Universität Berlin. In 2016, he took part in the In(2)TU Berlin program for refugees. Just four years later, he has completed his master’s degree in Civil Engineering and is about to start his professional career.

Six persons. Student embassadors © Uta Konopka/DAAD

Student Ambassadors from TU Berlin

Kaunas, Mexico City or Santa Barbara: Approximately 20 TU Berlin students are part of a campaign titled “weltweit studieren - ERLEBE ES”. As correspondents, they offer a look at student life abroad and share valuable tips for other students, taking the fear out of the adventure of a semester abroad.

Global responsibility

Globes © Dominic Simon

The "Global South"

In a new strategy paper, TU Berlin has committed its support for work with the Global South. Six cooperative research projects have already been awarded funding.

several people talking © Dominic Simon

“ENHANCE“ - A Joint Campus for Europe

His idea caught on immediately: In September 2017, French President Emmanuel Macron called for the creation of at least 20 European universities by 2024. TU Berlin is one of them. Together with six European partner universities, it succesfully took part in the second call of the European Commission’s “European Universities Initiative”.

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