Privacy Policy


No assurances are made regarding pages that can be accessed from within the Saarland University website. Furthermore, no liability is accepted for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any of the information contained therein

The commercial use of this information, in particular its distribution or dissemination for commercial gain, is prohibited.

We accept no liability for any possible violation of privacy or breach of law in other web content linked to from this website. Responsibility for the content of external web pages lies with the respective editor/publisher. Web content from external providers is examined with all due care and attention before any link is included on our site. Nevertheless, no liability can be assumed for the completeness and accuracy of information accessed via external links. Please notify us about any web pages that can be accessed from our site and whose content gives grounds for complaint.

Saarland University reserves the right to make changes or additions to the information provided on this website without prior notice and to remove such information when necessary. The information on the university's website does not constitute and is certainly no substitute for legal advice.

Links on other websites to the official university pages are permitted, provided that such links are appropriately marked as such.

Should any official text, or excerpts therefrom, appear on our web pages, the original version of said text shall take precedence over the version published on this website.

Google Analytics Addendum

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to help the website analyze how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If this website anonymizes IP addresses, your IP address will be truncated by Google within a EU member state or other EEA state before being transmitted to the US. Only in exceptional situations will your full IP address be transmitted to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it:

You can prevent data collection via Google Analytics by clicking here. An "Opt-out Cookie" shall then be applied to your website which shall prevent any future collection of your data when visiting this website.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at the Google Analytics Terms of Service or at the Google Analytics Privacy Overview. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics is supplemented by "gat._anonymizeIp();" to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (IP masking).