Public authorities are obliged to make websites and mobile applications accessible in accordance with Directive (EU) 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and of the Council. The following accessibility statement documents the implementation status of this website in accordance with the applicable legislation.

Compliance status

Partially Compliant: Some parts of the content are not fully compliant with the accessibility standard

Methology: Self-Evaluation
Creation Date 1st October 2019
Last revision: 1st October 2019

Known accessibility issues

Listing and explanation of the problems with the implementation of the accessibility of this website.

Content that is not accessible to people with disabilities

  • PDF documents created before 23.09.2018 could not yet be converted to an accessible format.
  • PDF documents created after 23.09.2018 do not yet have an accessible format.
  • Some documents have been provided by third parties (for example, the Examination Office, other FAU bodies, ministries, etc.). These documents are not available in an accessible version.
  • Embedded videos currently have no subtitles or transcription available.


<li>Various content from file formats from office applications (PDF files), which were created before 23.09.2018, could not be converted at present. In some cases (especially old versions of user information, annual reports or bulletins, which are only available in paper form), digitization and subsequent correction into an accessible format is currently not possible.</li>
<li>Some documents have been provided by third parties (e.g. examination office, other FAU institutions, ministries, etc.). These documents are not available in an accessible version.</li>
<li>The provision of the videos with an audio transcription has not yet been completed due to the size of the video archive.</li>.

Alternative access routes

<li>If you need access to PDF files that are not yet accessible, please contact the <a href="">Webmaster of the Faculty of Engineering</a>.</li>
<li>If a video has been provided from FAU's video portal, contact the Multimedia Center regarding a missing audio transcription.</li>.

Help and contact in case of problems

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

Contact Person

Stefan Gorajewski-Schimpf

Contact form

Enforcement procedures

If a request via the contact option remains wholly or partially unanswered within six weeks, the competent supervisory authority shall examine, at the request of the user, whether measures are necessary in the context of monitoring vis-à-vis the obligated party.

Contact information of the enforcement oversight body:

Landesamt für Digitalisierung, Breitband und Vermessung
IT-Dienstleistungszentrum des Freistaats Bayern Durchsetzungs- und Überwachungsstelle für barrierefreie Informationstechnik

St.-Martin-Straße 47
81541 München