Equal opportunities

The realisation of equal opportunities for all university members is a central cross-sectional task at FAU. It is a priority in all instances, committees and commissions, as well as at all planning and decision-making levels of the university.

To ensure that equal opportunities in the sense of gender equality, family-friendliness and protection against discrimination can actually take effect, FAU strives for a gender- and diversity-sensitive as well as family-friendly university and academic culture.

The following offices serve as points of contact:


FAU and the Faculty of Engineering offer through the central office for gender and diversity and the office of the women’s representative of the Faculty of Engineering the following (among others):