MINTernship inklusive application: Deadline 29. November 2021

 In the summer semester 2022, inclusive student research stays at the Energy Production & Infrastructure Center (EPIC) of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in the USA are possible for the first time. KIT students who fit the profile can apply until November 29, 2021.  

KIT-MINTernship inclusive: Website and Blog

The project starting in 2021 is aimed specifically at students with disabilities and chronic diseases and is financed by the Baden-Württemberg Stiftung. 

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Infection protection barrier-free

How can infection protection be made barrier-free? The IBS, the Information and Counselling Centre for Studying with Disabilities, provides assistance in this respect.

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KIT Corona News

Current Information about studies during Corona given by the KIT Crisis Unit.  


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Results of best2 beeinträchtigt studieren

best2 beeeinträchtigt studieren is the title of a national survey on studying with disabilities and chronic diseases. The results of the survey have been published since September 2018. 11% of all students need support during their studies due to an impairment.  Final Report

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Treffpunkt Studium barrierefrei - restart in winter term

This open moderated meeting and exchange for students with disabilities and chronic diseases takes place once a month on Tuesdays between 04 pm and 06 pm during the semester. Location: Student House, management meeting room on 1st floor, Building no. 01.12. Access via the foyer, left staircase up, then door on the left or via the elevator in the building. Information and Dates    

Brief information on starting your studies

The small booklet "Brief information on starting your studies" issued by Deutsches Studentenwerk provides initial orientation on starting your studies.

Study Buddies Search offered by KIT’s Learning Lab at HOC

For students with disabilities, it often is particularly difficult to find suitable study buddies. The Study Buddies Search can help and support you. Information

MyHealth - Gesund studierenden am KIT

The MyHealth – Healthy Studying at KIT project investigates , interconnects and develops participatory measures and structures to promote student health at KIT. Read more at

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Students in Wheelchairs

Die Film Documentary "A Day with Tanja" accompanies a KIT student in her studies and everyday life.

Barrierefreie Lehre (Accessible Teaching): Info sheet on Asperger’s Syndrome

Information and guidance for teachers in dealing with students with Asperger’s Syndrome.Download (In German only)

Handbuch Studium und Behinderung barrierefrei online (Handbook Accessible Studies and Disability online)

In its new 7th edition, the IBS (Studying with Disabilities – Information and Advice Center) of Deutsches Studentenwerk (German Student Union) provides information on studies with disabilities for prospective and current students. Handbook "Studies and Disability" (in German only)

Road works hotline

For easy orientation, a hotline informs about road works going on in Karlsruhe. Please call 0721.133-5577 (Monday to Friday, 08 am to 06 pm).  

Access to the KIT library

A revolving door makes access to the KIT library more difficult. Handicapped people with KIT Card or guest card can use the elevator next to the revolving door: Please unlock your account by sending an email to: In case of technical problems, ring the bell on the outside left of the elevator. You will reach either the information desk or, after official hours, the guard’s desk on the ground floor.