According to Directive (EU) 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and of the Council, public bodies are obliged to make websites accessible. The following declaration on accessibility documents the implementation status of this website in accordance with the applicable legislation.

Compliance status

Partly compliant: some parts of the website do not fully comply with the accessibility standard.
Test methodology: self-assessment
Creation date: April 18, 2020
Last review: April 18, 2020

Known accessibility issues

List and explanation of the problems with the implementation of the accessibility of this website:

Non-accessible content

  • PDF documents that were created before 09/23/2018 have not yet been converted to an accessible format.
  • PDF documents that were created after 09/23/2018 are not yet accessible.
  • Some documents were provided by third parties (e.g. examination office, other FAU institutions, ministries, etc.). Some of these documents are not available in an accessible version.
  • Subtitles or transcription are not available for all embedded videos.
  • Graphics and images contained on the pages are not completely supplemented by text descriptions.
  • Tables are sometimes used for the purpose of optical design.

Alternative access routes

  • If a video has been provided from the FAU video portal, please contact the RRZE multimedia center regarding a missing audio transcription.

Help and contact

You can report deficiencies in compliance with the accessibility requirements or request information that does not need to be presented in an accessible manner:

Contact Person

Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg
Chair of multimedia communication and signal processing
Cauerstr. 7
91058 Erlangen

Enforcement procedures

If a request about the contact option remains completely or partially unanswered within six weeks, the responsible supervisory authority will, at the request of the user, check whether measures are necessary as part of the monitoring of the operators of the website.

Contact information of the supervisor responsible for the enforcement process:

State Office for Digitization, Broadband and Surveying

Alexandrastraße 4
80538 München