History and Personalities

History and Personalities

Mittelrisalit mit Tympanon am Alten Hauptgebäude der TU Darmstadt. In der Mitte des Tympanon ist Pallas Athene zu sehen. Bild: Patrick Bal
Athena, antiquity's patron goddess of the Arts and Sciences, is the official emblem of Technische Universität Darmstadt. Image: Patrick Bal

Technische Universität Darmstadt is a treasure house of achievement and innovative power – the result of more than 130 years of human ingenuity in all its variety leaving its mark day after day.

We want to take you on a virtual tour of our history and personalities at Technische Universtät Darmstadt, and show you how our students live and what opportunities await them after completing their academic training with us. We will tell you about technical feats, explain how we cooperate with our partners in industry and science, and introduce you to remarkable personalities. Every single story, every individual perspective demonstrates the exceptional diversity we enjoy here at Technische Universität Darmstadt.

Select one of the chapters to learn more about the unique diversity of TU Darmstadt:

  • Personalities
  • Responsibility
  • History
  • Technology
  • TU Life
  • Cooperation
  • Opportunities
  • Honours and Awards