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Equal rights for all genders
  • Total E-Quality 2002, 2005, 2008, 2011, 2015
  • European Digital Woman Award 2013
Integration and accessibility
  • Special integration award of the State of Berlin 2011
  • Barrier-free Berlin 2007
  • exzellent: kooperation 2012
  • EQUAL integration award "Science without barriers" 2007
Work and career
  • "Premium D-A-CH" alumni award 2012
  • University of High Performance Sports

Students and alumni

Lucky Strike Junior Designer AwardTony Jankowski (Industrial Design) for his bachelor thesis "Autonomous Building: Innovative Tools in the Construction Process"
ITK Student Award 2018Nico Greve, Dennis Dräger, Julian Ortel (all Computer Engineering) for a messenger app for students
Fashion Award of the Leipziger Opernball, 1st placeJulia Luedtke (Fashion Design) for her "Golden Pearl” dress
VDI Award "Human-Technology-Interaction"1st place was awarded to Lena Jacobi, Christian Hesse and Sören Schölecke for their project "Rohrbot – Your Robo Maker Kit", 2nd place went to Lukas Franz for his project "Madillo – the helmet that adjusts to your head" (all Industrial Design)
German Packaging Award 2018, category "Young talent"Milan Bergheim for a packaging technique that is similar to origami and Niklas Manke for an innovative spaghetti packaging design (both Industrial Design)
Environmental Informatics Prize 20181st prize was awarded for a project by a group of students from the Master’s study programme in Corporate Environmental Information Technology; 2nd prize was awarded to Sarah Maria Wersche for her Bachelor’s thesis on the automated analysis of drinking water quality
Vila Talent Award in the category "Design"Pia Schulz (Fashion Design) received the award for her collection
Construction Industry Award 2018, 3rd place in the category "Master’s theses"Stefan Küttenbaum (Civil Engineering, Master) for his Master’s thesis "Contribution to the use of measurement results from non-destructive test procedures in static calculations  — Determining limit state equations"
Construction Industry Award 2018, 2nd place in the category "Bachelor’s theses"Johanna Baier (Civil Engineering, Bachelor) for her Bachelor’s thesis on “Comparative calculations to prove vertical forces in sheet piling"
Student Award at the conference on “Applied Automation Technology in Teaching and Development”Laura Tihon (Clothing Technology/Fabric Processing, Master) for her Master’s thesis on "Social acceptance of the digitalisation of clothing based on the example of radio frequency identification systems for automating the laundry care process"
GEFMA Award for Young Facility Managers 2018Jana Kolpakova (Facility Management, Master) for her Master’s thesis on "Workspace Management – An FM Discipline?"


German Design Award 2019, Special MentionProf. Birgit Weller for the counting sensor IRMA MATRIX
German Employer Prize for Education 2017Prof. Dr. Jörn Freiheit, Prof. Dr. Dagmar Krefting, Prof. Dr. Henrik Lochmann and Prof. Dr. Juliane Siegeris from the Computer Science and Business Administration study programme exclusively for women.
Digital Female Leader Award 2017 in the category "Science"Prof. Dr. Heike Hölzner
Kurt-Rothschild Prize for Economic JournalismProf. Dr. Camille Logeay and four other researchers for their study on “Pensions in Germany and Austria: Learning from the neighbour"
Best Paper Award, 18th Young Academics Conference (NWK) 2017Leonhard Gebhardt and Ralf Waubke for the project "Digital Value Lab"