Technische Universität Berlin


  • The Technische Universität Berlin was founded in 1879 through the merging of the Royal Trade Academy and the Royal Building Academy.
  • The increasing industrialisation of the 19th century created a demand for an institution of technology and natural sciences.
  • The University was a major factor in Berlin’s development into a leading industrial city.

Notable Alumni and Famous Faces

  • A number of Nobel Prize winners have studied or taught at the University. These include Carl Bosch, Fritz Haber and Gustav Hertz.


Technische Universität Berlin, Straße des 17. Juni 135, D-10623 Berlin