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Advice and Information

Office for Students with Disabilities or Chronic Diseases (KIS)

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The Office for Students with Disabilities or Chronic Diseases (KIS) is aimed in particular at students of the University of Bremen whose studies are impaired by a disability or disease, be it a physical or mental impairment. Our service extends to prospective students as well.

KIS provides advice on all questions regarding studying with special needs:

  • academic adjustments during your studies
  • study organization
  • financial support
  • support services
  • hardship provisions and academic adjustments when applying to university

The advice of KIS is confidential, independent, and free of charge.

Contact

KIS – Office for Students with Disabilities or Chronic Diseases
Dr. Ingrid Zondervan
Email: kisprotect me ?!uni-bremenprotect me ?!.de
Phone: +49 (0)421 218-61050
www.uni-bremen.de/kis

Celsiusstraße
FVG building, room M0130

Consultation only offered with an individual appointment.

No consultation between July 25 and August 19!

Critical Initiative for Diversity and Inclusion (kivi)

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The Critical Initiative for Diversity and Inclusion (kivi) is a student initiative that advocates the interests of students with special needs. It promotes their interests in university politics and raises awareness and educates fellow students and lecturers through events and projects. 

kivi offers:

  • regular open consultation hours
  • confidential advice
  • individual guided campus tours
  • orientation with regard to barriers in buildings (project Campus Barrier-Free)
  • a study space specially equipped for visually impaired students
  • FM systems for hearing impaired students
  • a relaxation room

Representative for Inclusive Studying at the University of Bremen (BiS)

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The Representative for Inclusive Studying (BiS – Behindertenbeauftragte*r) at the University of Bremen advises the University Executive Board on the development of a “University for All” and also represents the university externally in these matters. In addition, the representative is committed to the interests of students with disabilities or chronic illnesses in regards to higher education policy and plays an active and decisive role in the design and implementation of the University of Bremen’s plan of action to implement the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Contact

Representative for Inclusive Studying at the University of Bremen (BiS)
Representation:
Prof. Eva-Maria Feichtner
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+49 (0)421 218 60040