Social Services

Our social counselling team is here to help all students of Chemnitz University of Technology and University of Applied Sciences Zwickau with any questions or problems regarding their studies, finance and social issues. We offer clarification and assistance with difficult situations during your education or day-to-day life, and help you to find solutions for personal, study-related, social or financial problems. Our services are designed to “help you to help yourself”. All counselling services are provided in the strictest confidence, and can be used at any time during your studies, free of charge.

The main areas we focus on include:

  • pregnancy and studying with children
  • studying with disabilities
  • international students
  • means of financing your studies
  • job and social insurances during your studies
  • health and long-term care insurance
  • social benefits
  • benefits of different kinds

Contact person in Chemnitz

Ms Sandy Altmann
Social Counsellor
Thüringer Weg 3
09126 Chemnitz
Room: 25
Phone: +49 371 56 28-620
Fax: +49 371 56 28-102
Email: sob-chemnitz@swcz.de

Office hours:
Currently you can contact us by phone and e-mail. Telephone counselling by prior arrangement.

Mitarbeiterin: Frau Sandy Altmann

Contact person in Zwickau

Ms Tina Opitz
Social Counsellor
Innere Schneeberger Straße 23
08056 Zwickau
Room: 103/2
Phone: +49 375 2710-125
Email: sob-zwickau@swcz.de

Office hours:
Currently you can contact us by phone and e-mail. Telephone counselling by prior arrangement.

Mitarbeiterin: Frau Tina Opitz