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Accessibility statement

Philipps-Universität Marburg strives to make its 2FA-Portal accessible in accordance with the Hessian Ordinance on Accessible Information Technology (HVBIT) of September 16,2019,implementing Directive (EU) 2016/2102 of the European Parliament and of the Council and the Hessian Disability Equality Act (HessBGG).

This accessibility statement applies to the 2FA portal of Philipps-Universität Marburg,which can be accessed at,,

Status of compatibility with the requirements

Due to the following exceptions,the 2FA portal including its mobile web views is partially compatible with the Hessian Ordinance on Barrier-free Information Technology (HVBIT) of September 16,2019 and the Ordinance on the Creation of barrier-free information technology in accordance with the Disability Equality Act (Barrierefreie-Informationstechnik-Verordnung - BITV 2).

Non-accessible content

  • Partially missing alternative texts for images,graphics and maps.
  • Links can be incomprehensible.
  • The hierarchy of headings is sometimes not respected.
  • Some tables are not labeled correctly or are used to position content.
  • Some lists have only one entry or are not correctly labeled.
  • Automatically generated PDF files are sometimes not created in an accessible form.
  • The home page does not provide information in German Sign Language and Plain Language.


The development of a 2FA portal is very extensive and has multiple individual process steps. Therefore,failures in the area of accessibility are not entirely are not entirely avoidable.

Creation of this accessibility statement

This statement was created on 03.02.2021.

Methodology of the examination:self-assessment

The declaration was last reviewed on 03.02.2021.

Feedback and contact details

Philipps-Universität Marburg is working to remove existing barriers. If you encounter barriers when using the 2FA portal,please contact us by e-mail at ,stating the problem and providing a link to the affected page. You are also welcome to send suggestions or questions regarding the implementation of accessibility to this mail address.

Enforcement Proceedings

Philipps-Universität Marburg will endeavor to respond to your inquiries within six weeks. If a response is not received or is not satisfactory to you,you can contact the Enforcement and Monitoring Office for Accessible Information Technology at the Regional Council in Giessen.

For the enforcement procedure is responsible:

Landesbeauftragte für barrierefreie IT
Prof. Dr. Erdmuthe Meyer zu Bexten
Leiterin der Durchsetzungs- und Überwachungsstelle
Regierungspräsidium Gießen
Neuen Bäue 2
35390 Gießen

Tel.:+49 641 303-2901
Fax.:+49 611 32764 4036
Link zum Web-Auftritt

Further information and assistance

During the development of the 2FA portal at Philipps-Universität Marburg,great importance was attached to web standards for accessibility. has been given.

Students with disabilities are supported by the Service Center for Students with Disabilities (SBS) at Philipps-Universität Marburg,which can be reached by e-mail at

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