University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz

Study without borders

You’ll be pushed to find anywhere other than Zittau and Görlitz that offers such a great opportunity to study without borders. Here, in the midst of gorgeous landscapes in the tri-border region where Germany, the Czech Republic and Poland meet, students can enjoy courses with a real-life focus and personal support.

With no tuition fees, low living costs, a friendly atmosphere, state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, and solid relations with regional, national and international companies and institutions, our University of Applied Sciences offers the ideal setting for effective learning, which is why most students complete their studies within the time allotted. This is then followed up by excellent career prospects. The high placement rate of our graduates is in large part due to the excellent quality of our teaching staff and research.

undefinedCourses of Study: We offer 40 Bachelor’s, German Diplom and Master’s courses in engineering, natural, social and economic sciences. Our Bachelor’s and Master’s courses have been accredited. Our dual studies course is an excellent way to combine studies with vocational training.

undefinedInternational Office: Here you find your key contact partners for all matters concerning international relations, study abroad, university teacher exchange programmes and the organisation of international student exchange programmes such as ERASMUS and others.

undefinedForeign Students' College: At our "Studienkolleg", students from many foreign countries, with a great range of religious and political beliefs and from widely differing educational backgrounds were prepared for taking up a course of study at a German university.

Our undefinedintensive research work enables us to provide scientifically valid teaching tailored to meet today’s real-life needs while also incorporatingour students into the research process at an early stage.

Best-possible Conditions: Studying at the University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitzis synonymous with the best-possible conditions, together with 3,750 other students, 122 professors, and over 360 research assistants. Welcome to the University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Görlitz!

Administration of the University

Below you will find contacts to the main people responsible for the proper operation of our university. 


Prof. Dr. phil. F. Albrecht

E-Mail: rektor[at]

Phone: 03583 612-4400


Rector’s Secretary Office 
Beate Dellf

E-Mail: b.dellf[at]

Phone: 03583 612-4401


Prorector’s Education

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christa Maria Heidger

E-Mail: prorektor-bildung[at]

Phone: 03583 612-3010


Prorector’s Research

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Tobias Zschunke

E-Mail: prorektor-forschung[at]

Phone: 03583 612-3011

Prorector’s Secretary Office 
Heike Pietschmann

E-Mail: h.pietschmann[at]

Phone: 03583 612-3012



Frau Dipl.-Jur. Karin Hollstein

E-Mail: kanzler[at]

Phone: 03583 612-4405
Chancellor’s Secretary Office

Kerstin Förster

E-Mail: k.foerster[at]

Phone: 03583 612-4406
Fax: 03583 61-1402

Important Contacts

Here you have the most basic addresses and contacts to our university.

  • University of Applied Sciences in Zittau 
    Address: Theodor-Körner-Allee 16, 02763 Zittau
    Phone: 03583 612-0
    E-Mail: info[at]
  • University of Applied Sciences in Görlitz
    Address: Brückenstraße 1, 02826 Görlitz
    Phone: 03581 4828-221
    E-Mail: info[at]
  • Advisory Service about Studies
    Address: Theodor-Körner-Allee 16, 02763 Zittau
    Phone: 03583 612-4505
  • Press and Public Information Bureau
    Address: Theosor-Körner-Allee 16, 02763 Zittau
    Phone: 03583 612-4403
    E-Mail: presse[at]

Important Contacts – Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

As a student of Neisse University you will probably need to have direct contact to people in the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in Görlitz. They are presented below:

  • Dean
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Frank Worlitz
    Phone: 03583 612-4548
    E-Mail: f.worlitz[at]
  • Office
    Frau Maria Isendahl 
    Phone: 03581 374-4250
    Fax: 03581 7671 293
    E-Mail: misendahl[at]
  • Study Dean Information
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus ten Hagen
    Phone: 03581 374-4343
    E-Mail: j.laessig[at]
  • President of the Examination Board
    Prof. Dr. - Ing. Marietta Spangenberg
    Phone: 03583 612 4331
    E-Mail: b.urban[at]
  • Contact Person for the study course Bachelor of Information and Communication Management (Neisse University) 
    Prof. Dr. Jörg Lässig
    Phone: 03581 7925-354
    E-Mail: j.laessig[at]
  • Contact Person for the study course Master of Computer Science
    Prof. Dr.-Ing. ten Hagen
    Phone: 03581 374-4343
    E-Mail: k.tenhagen[at]