The Saxonian cities of Leipzig, Dresden, Chemnitz and Freiberg are all university centres rich in tradition, each with a broad spectrum of subjects on offer in the fields of Engineering, Natural Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, Business Administration and Law.

Universities of fine arts

Music, Theatre, Dance, Visual Arts, Graphics and Book Art – Saxony offers an excellent education in these areas. One important feature is the regular collaboration with some of Saxony’s most famous orchestras, theatres and art collections.

Universities of applied sciences

For those who are seeking a practice-oriented course of study, they cannot go wrong with one of the five Universities of Applied Sciences. Here you can acquire an university degree in the following fields: Engineering, Business Administration, Media Sciences, Social Sciences or Arts.

University of cooperation education

Further information for Studiying, Research and science

Studying in Saxony

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Research in Saxony

Saxony has developed into an outstanding national and international science location. Excellent scientific knowledge in fields, such as cancer research, material sciences, biotech-nology, or microelectronics, have their origin in institutions in Saxony. Our universities and research institutes are closely networked, and with their outstanding personel and technical equipment, they are attractive to experts from all over the world, whom we very much welcome in Saxony.

Here you will find the brochure >Cutting-edge research in Saxony<

Science in Saxony

This brochure is designed to give you an initial overview of “Saxony – the Science State”. We called on our universities and research institutes in the various science regions to present short profiles of themselves.