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‚Study in Thuringia‘

Administration located at:

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
International Office
Geschwister-Scholl-Str. 15, Raum 108
99423 Weimar

Phone: 03643/582353

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar is a public corporation (Körperschaft des öffentlichen Rechts).

It is legally represented by its president.

Competent supervisory authority

Thuringian Ministry for Economy, Science and Digital Society
Max-Reger-Straße 4–8
99096 Erfurt

Web editors

The web offer of Study in Thuringia is composed of different sources. The central website is maintained by the institutional sponsor of ‘Study in Thuringia’ with responsibility for content in accordance with § 10 paragraph 3 MDStV.

‚Study in Thuringia‘

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
International Office
Geschwister-Scholl-Straße 15, Room 108 & 105
99423 Weimar

Kristiina Oelsner
Project manager ‘Welcome to Thuringia’
E-Mail: kristiina.oelsner[at]

Martin Gronau (October 2021 until March 2023)
Project staff ‘Welcome to Thuringia’

Individual universities are responsible for creating and maintaining their websites. The authors of the websites are responsible for the respective contents. If you have any questions about any of these Internet services, please contact the author responsible.

Design and production of the website

The underlying style guide was created by Kohlhaas & Kohlhaas, Weimar.

The project illustrations found on the website and in the course were created by Katre Steinbrück unless otherwise noted.

The teaser video for Study in Thuringia was created by Paloma Llambias, with partial recourse to existing video material provided for this specific purpose by Pixelpakete GbR (Anika Mätzke & Mirko Muhshoff).

The web design and production of the website was realized by Alexander von Freeden /


All rights reserved, ‚Welcome to Thuringia‘, 99423 Weimar, Deutschland.

The online documents and web pages of the domain and including their parts are protected by copyright. They may only be copied and printed for private, scientific and non-commercial use for the purpose of information if they contain the copyright notice. ‘Welcome to Thuringia’ reserves the right to revoke this permission at any time. Without prior written permission, these documents/websites may not be reproduced, archived, stored on another server, included in newsgroups, used in online services or stored on a CD-ROM. ‘Welcome to Thuringia’ does not vouch for the fact that contents provided by third parties are legally harmless in every case. However, it will immediately follow up on any indications of possible infringements of third party rights.

Responsible for the recording and production of the published course videos are Yavor Minchev (technical recording management, sound & light, post-production such as editing, color grading and export), Martin Gronau (recording organization, interview management, creation of questionnaires and editing scripts) and Vanessa Mejia (interview management). Sabina Skambraks was also involved in subtitling the videos, creating glossary entries and contributing to the design of individual course lessons.

The illustrations of our course were created on behalf of ‘Welcome to Thuringia’ by Katre Steinbrück. The teaser video for Study in Thuringia was created by Paloma Llambias, partly using existing video material provided for this specific purpose by Pixelpakete GbR (Anika Mätzke & Mirko Muhshoff).

The authors of the photographic images shown on the website and in the course are indicated by name. The photos were made available to us by the colleges and universities involved in the project and by the Network for Higher Education Marketing in Thuringia.


Content of the online offer

Welcome to Thuringia’ reserves the right not to be responsible for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided. Liability claims against the project association ‘Welcome to Thuringia’, which refer to material or non-material damage caused by the use or non-use of the information provided or by the use of incorrect or incomplete information, are generally excluded, unless there is evidence of wilful intent or gross negligence on the part of the project association ‘Welcome to Thuringia’.

All offers are subject to change and non-binding. The project association ‘Welcome to Thuringia’ expressly reserves the right to change, supplement, delete or temporarily or permanently cease publication of parts of the pages or the entire website without prior notice.

Copyright and trademark law

Welcome to Thuringia’ endeavors to observe the copyrights of the graphics, sound documents, video sequences and texts used in all publications, to use graphics, sound documents, video sequences and texts it has created itself or to make use of license-free graphics, sound documents, video sequences and texts.

All trademarks and industrial property rights mentioned within the Internet offer and possibly protected by third parties are subject without restriction to the provisions of the respective valid laws and rights of the respective registered owners and holders. The mere mention of a trademark does not imply that trademarks and other intellectual property rights of third parties do not exist.

The copyright for published objects created by the project association ‘Welcome to Thuringia’ itself remains solely with the author or the project association ‘Welcome to Thuringia’. Any duplication or use of objects such as diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted without the author’s agreement.

Legal validity of this disclaimer

This disclaimer is to be regarded as part of the internet publication which you were referred from. If sections or individual terms of this statement are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.

References and links

In the case of direct or indirect references to external websites (“links”), which lie outside the area of responsibility of the project association ‘Welcome to Thuringia’, a liability obligation would only come into force if the project association ‘Welcome to Thuringia’ has knowledge of the contents and it would be technically possible and reasonable for it to prevent the use in the case of illegal contents.

The project network ‘Welcome to Thuringia’ therefore expressly declares that, to its knowledge, the corresponding linked pages were free of illegal content at the time the links were created. The coordination office of the network university marketing in Thuringia has no influence on the current and future design and content of the linked pages. Therefore, it hereby expressly distances itself from all contents of all linked pages that were changed after the link was created. This statement applies to all links and references set within the author’s own Internet offer as well as to external entries in guest books, discussion forums and mailing lists set up by the author. For illegal, incorrect or incomplete contents and especially for damages resulting from the use or non-use of such information, only the provider of the linked page is liable, not the one who has linked to the respective publication.