Accessibility statement

This accessibility statement applies to the website

The Federal Ministry of Education and Research is committed to making its websites accessible to all. Legal basis is the German Act on Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities (BGG) and the Federal ordinance for barrier-free information technology (BITV 2.0), each in its currently valid version.

Compliance status

The accessibility of this website will be evaluated using a BITV self-assessment. Should any issues occur, these will be resolved incrementally.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

The accessibility statement was prepared on 27 August 2020.

The accessibility statement was last reviewed on 27 August 2020.

Feedback and contact information

Did you notice deficits in our barrier-free accessibility to contents of this website? Do not hesitate to contact us via e-mail to

You can also contact us via mail or phone:

German Aerospace Centre (DLR)
DLR Project Management Agency
European and International Cooperation
European Education and Research Policy
Heinrich-Konen-Straße 1
53227 Bonn
Phone: +49 (0)228 3821-1630

Arbitration procedure

The Federal Government Commissioner for Matters relating to Persons with Disabilities provides an Arbitration Service for the needs of people with disabilities according to § 16 BGG. The purpose of the Arbitration Service is to settle disputes, by extrajudicial means, which arise between persons with disabilities and public authorities and relate to the subject of accessibility.

You may contact the Arbitration Service if you are not satisfied with the statements of the above mentioned contact team.

You may contact the Arbitration Service using the following address:

Schlichtungsstelle nach dem Behindertengleichstellungsgesetz
bei dem Beauftragten der Bundesregierung für die Belange von Menschen mit Behinderungen 
10117 Berlin

Phone: +49 (0)30 18 527-2805
Fax: +49 (0)30 18 527-2901