The foundation stone for the future University of Siegen was laid by the “Meadow Building School”, founded in 1853 and known beyond the country's borders. After the Second World War, the focus of the training shifted towards civil engineering. Since 1962, the school has therefore been called the "State School of Engineering for Construction".
The overall goal of the University of Siegen is to contribute to a decent future and to take responsibility for people and society. This is expressed in the guiding principle of the University of Siegen: Shaping the future humanely.
The University of Siegen is a dynamically developing, internationally recognized, medium-sized university with a clearly visible research and teaching profile. As a creative place of education, research and innovation, it has positioned itself in the science-political sphere to form an opinion and positioned itself as a visible European university. The university's research profile is based on the guiding principle “Shaping the future of human beings”. In the context of the progressive and increasingly intensely mediatized and autonomously technized digitization, sensory and nanotechnological developments penetrate rapidly and often without reflection into all areas of our lives.
On our career portal you will find current job and training opportunities at our university as well as other institutions from the University of Siegen that will support you in your career.
Our job placement service for students offers personal advice and a job exchange to anyone looking for a job during or after their studies. With the Career Service, the university has an interface between companies and graduates for starting a career after graduation. The House of Young Talents is the central point of contact for a scientific career path inside and outside the University of Siegen.
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The City Campus Siegen is an apartment house in the city centre that offers housing options for students and university members. For shorter stays, here is an overview about hotels, guesthouses and holiday apartments in Siegen.You will find very comprehensive information about living in Siegen as well as the information platform “Housing” on the website of the Dual Career Service.Please let them and your host know at an early stage if you need help in finding an apartment. They will be pleased to support your search, but please note that they cannot give guarantees. Please make use of the registration form.
Siegen University Library as service and information centre of Siegen University supplies academic staff and students with literature and information for learning, teaching, research, and further education.
The University of Siegen has four faculties offering a diverse range of subjects. In addition, there are numerous science centres and facilities, as well as IT, language and communications services.
The university of Siegen is overall pretty good. The City is beautiful, although not very big. I felt like I was guided well through my studies and had the opportunity to build contacts into the local industrie and to find a job there.
I loved it. We were few eramus and became so close.
I have just started to sudy there, but I like the university very much. I see, that our university tries to do the the best to provide good conditions to students. Good professors and cearing stuff, student life, great nature of Siegen and so on. I am happy with choice. It is only hard to find a job here, but I hope to solve this problem now.