Studying in Special Circumstances

Studying with Disabilities

Students at Leipzig University who have a health problem will find a wide range of support services and information on compensation for disadvantages, organising their studies as well as tuition fees for long-term students.

“All persons shall be equal before the law. [...] No person shall be disfavoured because of disability.”

Article 3, Basic Law (GG)

Compensation for disadvantages

Students with long-term health problems are entitled to compensation for disadvantages. Compensation for disadvantages is designed to make up for inequalities resulting from someone’s individual circumstances.

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