President's Office

Altgebäude - the Historic Main Building - with students

The President's Office is the central coordination unit for the university management. The team supports the President and the Vice-President for Human Resources, Finance and University Construction in planning and executing their management duties.  Furthermore, it accompanies and coordinates the work of the Presidium and manages the business of the university committees.

As part of the President's external representation of the University, the team is responsible for liaising with institutions in the city of Braunschweig, the state of Lower Saxony and the federal government, and is available to external institutions as a first point of contact. The Head of the President's Office is responsible for political communication and representation of interests on behalf of the President.


Stephan Nachtigall

Tel.: +49 531 391-10010


Forum Building (4201)
Universitätsplatz 2
38106 Braunschweig
Tel.: +49 531 391-10018

The team of the President's Office is responsible for the planning and implementation of special projects as well as for handling fundamental issues. In accordance with the distribution of responsibilities, it coordinates the tasks of the university management and is in continuous dialogue with the designated offices, the administration, the central institutions and the departments of the Carolo-Wilhelmina.

In addition, it is responsible for the organisation and supervision of protocol matters as well as for honours and awards of the TU Braunschweig and supports the President in the perception of representational tasks.

The President's Office also manages the President's official memberships as well as the institutional memberships of the TU Braunschweig, acts on her behalf if necessary and coordinates the exercise of specific memberships within the university.

In press and public relations work, the university management is supported by the Press and Communications Office.