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.