Studying with disabilities or chronic illnesses

If you have a disability or a chronic illness and would like to study at HWR Berlin, please contact us. We are here to support you in all questions concerning applications, studies and university life.

Students with disabilities or chronic illnesses often need adapted study conditions for to complete studies successfully. If you are interested in studying at HWR Berlin and would like to apply, you should contact us as soon as possible.

The representative for students with disabilities will be happy to answer any questions you may have on:

  • Applications and admissions (hardship provisions, special requests)
  • Study and examination conditions
  • Assistance with disadvantages (offsetting)
  • Accessibility / access to buildings
  • Integration assistance and more.

A good overview on all relevant aspects for your studies

Get in touch with us

Drop-in consultation hour via phone

Monday 3-4 p.m. phone +49 30 30877-1516

Consultation by arrangement

Counseling takes place either as a face-to-face appointment at the Schöneberg or Lichtenberg campus or via video call.

Please send us an e-mail to inklusion(at) to arrange a consultation.
The consultation is confidential.

Further contact points and offers for prospective students and students with disabilities or chronic illnesses

Representative for students with disabilities and chronic illnesses

Department of Public Administration
Prof. Dr. Dörte Busch
Professor of civil and social law

Campus Lichtenberg
Building 1, Room 1.2077
Alt-Friedrichsfelde 60
10315 Berlin

Counselor for students with disabilities and chronic illness

Kathrin Joerger

Campus Schöneberg
Building A, Room A 3.40
Badensche Straße 52
10825 Berlin

Campus Lichtenberg
Building 6A, Room 6A 006
Alt-Friedrichsfelde 60
10315 Berlin