All students and employees of TU Darmstadt automatically receive an unchangeable TU-ID, when they start studying or working at TU Darmstadt. However, users still have to activate these independently via . IDM-Portal
Individuals who are neither employees nor students at TU Darmstadt may receive a Guest TU-ID if there is a legitimate interest in accessing the IT systems of TU Darmstadt. How to apply for a TU-ID for guests and partners
The TU-ID is a combination of letters and numbers (e.g. ab12efyz).
It is defined once and cannot be changed. Even in case of a change of affiliation (e.g. from guest to employee) the TU-ID will remain the same.
Administrators at TU Darmstadt have the possibility to create groups of TU-IDs after connecting their service to e.g. the , which can be maintained via the IDM portal. Details can be found on our SSO web page. Group Management
In addition to the personal TU-IDs described here, there is also the possibility to apply for second accounts or technical accounts for various use cases. Details can be found on the website. TU-TechIDs
How to get your TU-ID
- Your TU-ID is public. Keep the password secret!
Tips for a secure password
- There are differences between TU-IDs and WiFi visitor accounts. Read more
- In most cases you log in to the central IT systems with your TU-ID as login name and the TU-ID password. For technical reasons, there are a few exceptions. For details, please click . here