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Declaration on accessibility

TU Dortmund University aims to make its websites and mobile applications accessible in accordance with EU Directive 2016/2102. The following declaration on accessibility documents the implementation status for the website in accordance with the Verordnung zur Schaffung barrierefreier Informationstechnik nach dem Behindertengleichstellungsgesetz Nordrhein-Westfalen.

Status of compliance with the requirements
This website is partially compliant with EU Directive 2016/2102.
Methodology of the audit: Self-assessment
Created on: 31.07.2023
Last checked on: 04.08.2023

Content that is not accessible

The content listed below is not accessible:

  • PDF documents embedded in the website


  • Due to the large number of PDF documents provided that were created before 23.09.2018, it has not yet been possible to convert them into an accessible format. They will be successively adapted.

Accessible alternatives:

  • In the case of non-accessible documents for enrollment, please contact the Student Registration Office. In the case of non-accessible examination regulations, please contact the Central Examinations Office. For other cases, please use the feedback form below.
  • The embedded videos are YouTube files. It is possible to display automatic subtitles.
  • The necessary contrast can be achieved by using the browser zoom function. We are working on a completely barrier-free solution in this regard.

Feedback and contact details

You can inform us of any deficiencies in compliance with accessibility requirements and request information on content that is exempt from the directive.


Department of Work, Inclusion & Technology
Phone: +49 231 755 4556



If you would like to contact TU Dortmund University/Department of Work, Inclusion & Technology, please use our feedback form .

Please include the keyword Accessibility in the message and let us know which content you are referring to, stating the URL

Enforcement procedure

If you have not received a satisfactory response to accessibility-related messages or inquiries within six weeks, you can contact the Ombudsman's Office for Accessible Information Technology. It is assigned to the representative for the interests of people with disabilities in accordance with § 11 of the "Behindertengleichstellungsgesetzes Nordrhein-Westfalen"/North Rhine-Westphalia Disability Equality Act. If you would like an ombudsman procedure, please complete the relevant application and send it to the ombudsman's office by e-mail.

Ombudsstelle für barrierefreie Informationstechnik des
Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen bei der Landesbeauftragten
für Menschen mit Behinderungen
Fürstenwall 25
40219 Düsseldorf

Further information on accessibility at TU Dortmund University

On the following page you will find an overview of measures taken by TU Dortmund University to reduce barriers as well as helpful links to offers and contact persons: Inclusivity at TU Dortmund

DoBuS - the Disability and Studies Department at TU Dortmund University - offers advice and services for students and lecturers with the aim of creating equal opportunities for people with disabilities or chronic illnesses in studying and teaching. To DoBuS.

TU Dortmund University offers information in easy language (only german) and sign language (only german).