Accessibility Statement

We at the College for Social Sciences and Humanities are committed to ensuring digital accessibility for people with disabilities. We believe in continually improving the user experience of our website for everyone and strive to implement and maintain accessible features wherever possible. Our aim is to reduce barriers and make our website more inclusive.

Known accessibility limitations
While we strive to make our website as accessible and usable as possible, we recognise that there may be limitations. Some of them might be:

  • Missing alternative texts for control elements, graphics 
  • Consistency of the tab navigation by using the keyboard 

We are committed to improving our website and making it more accessible over time.

Accessibility feedback
Your feedback is vital in helping us to make our website more accessible. If you find that this website is not accessible to you, please contact us:

Our postal address:

UA Ruhr | Research Alliance

Lindenallee 39-41

45127 Essen, Germany

We welcome your feedback and are committed to responding as quickly as possible to address any shortcomings you bring to our attention.

Arbitration Service pursuant to Section 16 of the German Act on Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities:
If you are unable to reach a satisfactory resolution with the website operator, you may contact the Federal Arbitration Service for Accessible Information Technology by e-mail at They will then try to determine the circumstances of the violation and remedy it with the involvement of all parties.
If you wish to request an arbitration procedure, please fill in the request for arbitration on the website of the conciliation body according to § 16 BGG and send it to

Postal address of the Arbitration Service:
Schlichtungsstelle nach dem Behindertengleichstellungsgesetz bei dem Beauftragten der Bundesregierung für die Belange von Menschen mit Behinderungen

Mauerstraße 53

10117 Berlin, Germany