Declaration on Accessibility

Technische Universität Dresden endeavours to make its website accessible in accordance with national legal provisions implementing Directive (EU) 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and of the Council.

Preparation of this Declaration on Accessibility

This declaration was prepared on 18th August 2020. The last review of the website and this declaration was carried out on 07th June 2022.

Basis for the preparation of this Declaration on Accessibility is a self-assessment carried out by the institution (BITV self-test) (Article 3 para. 1 of the Implementing Decision (EU) 2018/1523 of the Commission).

Status of compatibility with the requirements of the German Federal Ordinance on Accessible Information Technology (BITV)

Due to the following incompatibilities and/or exceptions, this website is partially compatible with the requirements of the BfWebG in accordance with BITV 2.0.

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is not accessible to all users for the following reasons: disproportionate burden (Article 5 of Directive (EU) 2016/2102).
List of the non-accessible sections/contents/functions for which the exception based on disproportionate burden is temporarily invoked:

  • Moving contents are not defeatable
  • Contrast of text elements is not always sufficiently high
  • Contrast of graphical elements is not always sufficiently high
  • Menus are not fully usable without a mouse
  • Keyboard focus is not visible
  • Partly incorrect heading hierarchies
  • Partially missing title attributes for detailed specification of links
  • Partially missing description of form fields


If you notice any shortcomings in terms of accessible design, please contact:

Technische Universität Dresden
Faculty of Business and Economics,
Chair of Wirtschaftsinformatik, esp. Systems Development
Prof. Dr. Werner Esswein
01062 Dresden – Germany

Tel: +49 351 46 33 23 54
Fax: +49 351 46 33 72 03


Enforcement procedure

If you are not satisfied with our handling of your feedback, you can contact the Saxon Arbitration Service:

Representative of the Saxon State Government for the interests of people with disabilities
Albertstraße 10
01097 Dresden

Postal address: Archivstraße 1, 01097 Dresden
Telephone: +49 351 564-12161
Fax: +49 351 564-12169

Further offers of assistance at TU Dresden

You can find further offers of assistance of the Commissioners for Students with Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses of TU Dresden: