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Legal information for Ulm University of Applied Sciences

Technische Hochschule Ulm
University of Applied Sciences
Prittwitzstrasse 10
89075 Ulm

Represented by:

Ulm University of Applied Sciences is a public body.It is legally represented by the President Prof. Dr. Volker Reuter.


Telephone: +49 (0731) 96537-100
Fax: +49 (0731) 96537-120


Value added tax identification number in accordance with section 27 a of the German value-added tax law:
DE-811 38 6002

Regulatory body:

Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg (BW Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts) Königstrasse 46, 70173 Stuttgart

Responsible for contents according to section 55(2) RStV:

Prof.Dr. Volker Reuter, President of Ulm University of Applied Sciences (THU)

Questions about the website:

To inform us about errors in the contents, updates or requests for information to be added, please contact our online editorial team
For technical errors and requests for enhancements, please contact our web team at:

Source references for the images and graphics used:

Philipp Niemöller/THU, Felix Kern/THU, Dominik Bothe/THU, Nina Hölzle/THU, Fiona Lutz/THU, Dennis Stampfer/THU, Rüdiger Lunde/THU, Thomas Heckmann/THU, Annika Halder/THU, Rüdiger Brandt/THU, Christian Müller/THU, Ulrich Kroner/THU, Valerie Andrea Pabst/THU, Jannik Maier/THU, Elvira Eberhardt/Ulm University, Cornelia Herbert/Universität Ulm, Albrecht Imanuel Schnabel/Vermögen und Bau Baden-Württemberg Amt Ulm (Ulm Office for Assets and Construction Management in Baden-Württemberg), Martin Duckek/Vermögen und Bau Baden-Württemberg Amt Ulm (Ulm Office for Assets and Construction Management in Baden-Württemberg), Stadt Ulm, Nadja Wollinsky / Ulm City Archive, Ulm Students' Union, Ulm University, Hochschule Biberach / HBC, Rico Grund Photography, H. Gousse/Airbus SAS, Lukas Zenz, Tim Pietzcker/THU,, Aatu Outinen, Anita Gall/Picslocation, Carina Mayer/CM Grafikbüro für Kommunikationsdesign,,, Bosch Thermotechnik, Adobe Stock, Rawpixel Ltd., CLAAS, HRK/Anna Sulimma/, Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, Carl Zeiss AG, Wladimir Bulgar/Adobe Stock, NASA,

Masculine and feminine forms:
Ulm University of Applied Sciences endeavors to use both the masculine and feminine forms.For the sake of improved readability, sometimes only the masculine form is used.Here we state explicitly that in these cases, both the masculine and feminine form are implied.


Liability for contents:
In line with section 7(1) TMG (German Telemedia Act), as the service provider, we are responsible for our own contents on these pages according to the general laws.However, according to sections 8 to 10 of the TMG (German Telemedia Act), as the service provider, we are not obliged to monitor transmitted or stored third-party information or to research circumstances which may indicate illegal activity.Obligations to remove or block the use of information in accordance with general law remain unaffected by this.Any liability in this respect is, however, only incurred from the moment knowledge of a specific breach of law is obtained.We will immediately remove such contents once we are aware of relevant legal infringements.
Liability for links
Our website contains links to the websites of third parties. We have no influence on the contents of these websites.Therefore, we cannot be held liable for these third-party contents.The respective supplier or operator of linked pages is always responsible for the contents of those pages.When the links were created, the linked pages were checked for potential legal infringements.No unlawful contents were in evidence at the time the links were created.However, permanent checking of the contents of linked pages is not reasonable without specific evidence indicating a legal infringement.We will immediately remove such links once we are aware of relevant legal infringements.
On this website, the contents and works created by the website operator are subject to German copyright law.Reproduction, editing, distribution and any type of use beyond the limits of copyright law requires the written permission of the relevant author/creator.Downloads and copies of these pages are only permitted for private, non-commercial use.Third-party copyright is respected for any contents on this website not created by the operator.In particular, third-party contents will be indicated as such.Despite this, if you become aware of a copyright infringement, please inform us.We will immediately remove such contents once we are aware of legal infringements.

Social Media

Information on the use of Social Media

It is generally possible to use our online offer without submitting personal data. However, in certain circumstances, it may be necessary to process your personal data. The processing of personal data is performed in accordance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). As a public educational institution, we take our responsibility to set an example very seriously. When using social media, we adhere to the following fundamental principles:

View our Privacy Policy for Social Media.

The content of the social media channels is researched and created with the greatest possible care.Despite careful checking, no liability can be accepted for the correctness, completeness,validity or quality of the content provided.Please send comments and corrections to

Articles bearing an author's name reflect the opinion of the relevant author and not the opinion of Ulm University of Applied Sciences.Ulm University of Applied Sciences is not responsible for the comments and posts of third parties.

We are very happy for you to post your comments, photos, videos and links on our social media channels.Our aim is that the discussions regarding the content are interesting for all readers and deliver useful insights.To help ensure all users enjoy using this site, we ask you to observe the following rules: see Netiquette.


Ulm University of Applied Sciences does not use any tracking services such as Facebook Pixel, Google Analytics etc. However, please note that the processing, storage, deletion and use of personal data in social networks is the responsibility of the relevant service provider and Ulm University of Applied Sciences has no influence upon this.

Our Privacy Policy and use of cookies

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously.We treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the legal data protection requirements and the following data protection stat​ement.There you will find all the relevant information about how Ulm University of Applied Sciences handles cookies.

Official data protection officer at Ulm University of Applied Sciences:

Prof.Dr. Markus Schäffter
Prittwitzstrasse 10 | 89075 Ulm
Tel: +49 731 96537-278 ​​​

Use of contact forms:

If you send us a query via our contact form, the information on the form – including the contact details you specified – will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the query and in case of subsequent questions.We will not pass on this data without your permission.

Queries according to the State Freedom of Information Act:

Please use the appropriate application form for queries to University of Applied Sciences regarding official information according to the State Freedom of Information Act (LIFG).