The university is headed by the rectorate, consisting of the rector, the chancellor and the prorectors for education and research. The highest advisory and control body is the University Council. He contributes to the strategy formation as well as to the structure and development planning of the university and makes recommendations for profile building and improvement of the performance and competitiveness of the university. Another central body of the university is the Senate, whose tasks include, among other things, the adoption of regulations, principles of teaching and study operations as well as business and development plans of the university.

The university administration in its department structure supports the members, relatives and organs of the university in the implementation of the legally prescribed and self-imposed tasks and goals in teaching, research and further education. It is responsible for the organisation of teaching and studies and, in cooperation with the faculties, for advising and supporting students.


Adress for visitors:
Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau
Kornmarkt 1
08056 Zwickau
0375 536-0

Postal address:
Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau
Postfach 20 10 37
08012 Zwickau