On 9th of december 2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Roland Stenzel was appointed by the State Minister as Rector, effective starting 1st of march 2015 for a period of 5 years.
The Vice Rectors, Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Ralph Sonntag and Prof. Dr. agr. Knut Schmidtke, were selected on 17th of march 2015 by the Senate of Dresden University of Applied Sciences.