After you have sent your "Registration for Enrollment” and your complete set of documents required for enrollment to the Admissions Department, they will be checked. If your documents are complete, you will receive a provisional certificate of enrollment with further information after about two weeks.
All students must pay the social contribution fee for each semester. This social contribution is not a tuition fee and generally payable by all students, regardless of when they enroll.
Upon receipt of your provisional certificate of enrollment, you will receive a request for payment of the social contribution. Please do not transfer the social contribution until you have received your provisional certificate of enrollment.
Before the beginning of the next semester, registered students will be notified to re-register for the next semester. You can find information on re-registering on these sites as well.
All students (with the exception of guest students) of TU Dortmund University are provided with a UniAccount upon enrollment. With this account you will not only receive your personal UniMail e-mail address, but also have access to important online functions that TU Dortmund University provides to its students. You will receive your personal access data with your provisional certificate of enrollment.
Students of TU Dortmund University (except cross-registered and guest students) receive a student ticket for public transport from the university, arranged in cooperation with the AStA and the respective transport associations. After successful enrollment you will receive an e-mail with the student ticket via your UniMail.
All students (with the exception of guest students) of TU Dortmund University are provided with a UniAccount from the time of enrollment/registration.
With this account you will not only receive your personal TU e-mail address, but also have access to important online functions.
With the help of this UniAccount you can, for example, request online enrollment certificates for the current and previous semester and print them out at any time as required.
All students of TU Dortmund University have the possibility to use the WLAN network of the university with their UniAccount.
The TU Dortmund App can be a very practical companion for your studies. The app provides information such as menu plans, LSF, university sports program, person search, campus navigation, departure monitor, AStA service, current news, events and much more.
Where is the SRG I building, how do I get from the north campus to the south campus and where is the nearest diaper changing table? The interactive map and a site plan of TU Dortmund University help with these questions.
Let's do it! The first semester is just around the corner and soon the starting signal for the lecture period will be given. You can look forward to the start of your studies - an exciting new time is about to begin!
Here you will find information on the range of preliminary courses and introductory events.
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You can reach us by phone during our regular office hours. If you cannot reach us during these hours, we may be in an appointment or a meeting. In these cases, please try again - thank you. You can find current information under Office Hours.
Telephone: +49 (0) 231 755-6349
Please use only the above telephone number for telephone inquiries!
For our current office hours, please refer to the menu item Office Hours.
Do you have general questions about studying at TU Dortmund University and are you looking for the right contact person? Then feel welcome to take advantage of our open office hours "Degree Seeking Students" via Zoom. You can find current information under Office Hours.
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Location & approach
The campus of TU Dortmund University is located close to interstate junction Dortmund West, where the Sauerlandlinie A 45 (Frankfurt-Dortmund) crosses the Ruhrschnellweg B 1 / A 40. The best interstate exit to take from A 45 is "Dortmund-Eichlinghofen" (closer to Campus Süd), and from B 1 / A 40 "Dortmund-Dorstfeld" (closer to Campus Nord). Signs for the university are located at both exits. Also, there is a new exit before you pass over the B 1-bridge leading into Dortmund.
To get from Campus Nord to Campus Süd by car, there is the connection via Vogelpothsweg/Baroper Straße. We recommend you leave your car on one of the parking lots at Campus Nord and use the H-Bahn (suspended monorail system), which conveniently connects the two campuses.
TU Dortmund University has its own train station ("Dortmund Universität"). From there, suburban trains (S-Bahn) leave for Dortmund main station ("Dortmund Hauptbahnhof") and Düsseldorf main station via the "Düsseldorf Airport Train Station" (take S-Bahn number 1, which leaves every 20 or 30 minutes). The university is easily reached from Bochum, Essen, Mülheim an der Ruhr and Duisburg.
You can also take the bus or subway train from Dortmund city to the university: From Dortmund main station, you can take any train bound for the Station "Stadtgarten", usually lines U41, U45, U 47 and U49. At "Stadtgarten" you switch trains and get on line U42 towards "Hombruch". Look out for the Station "An der Palmweide". From the bus stop just across the road, busses bound for TU Dortmund University leave every ten minutes (445, 447 and 462). Another option is to take the subway routes U41, U45, U47 and U49 from Dortmund main station to the stop "Dortmund Kampstraße". From there, take U43 or U44 to the stop "Dortmund Wittener Straße". Switch to bus line 447 and get off at "Dortmund Universität S".
The H-Bahn is one of the hallmarks of TU Dortmund University. There are two stations on Campus Nord. One ("Dortmund Universität S") is directly located at the suburban train stop, which connects the university directly with the city of Dortmund and the rest of the Ruhr Area. Also from this station, there are connections to the "Technologiepark" and (via Campus Süd) Eichlinghofen. The other station is located at the dining hall at Campus Nord and offers a direct connection to Campus Süd every five minutes.
The AirportExpress is a fast and convenient means of transport from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Dortmund Central Station, taking you there in little more than 20 minutes. From Dortmund Central Station, you can continue to the university campus by interurban railway (S-Bahn). A larger range of international flight connections is offered at Düsseldorf Airport (DUS), which is about 60 kilometres away and can be directly reached by S-Bahn from the university station.
The facilities of TU Dortmund University are spread over two campuses, the larger Campus North and the smaller Campus South. Additionally, some areas of the university are located in the adjacent "Technologiepark".Zum Lageplan