Legal notice

Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm
Keßlerplatz 12
90489 Nuremberg
Tel.: +49-911-5880-0
Email: infoatth-nuernbergPunktde

The Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm is a state institution and also a legal personality under public law (pursuant to Section 4 Para. 1 Line 1 of the BayHIG). Its authorised statutory representative is Prof. Niels Oberbeck.

Responsible supervisory authority

Bavarian State Ministry for Science and the Arts
Salvatorstraße 2
80333 Munich

VAT number

DE 222 858 358 (according to Section 27a VAT Act [Umsatzsteuergesetz])


Published by

The website of the Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm (Ohm) is published at the instruction of the President.

Contact person for content issues

Website Editing in the University Communications Department
Fax: +49-911-5880-8222
Email: presseatth-nuernbergPunktde

Editorial responsibility for individual topics belongs to the contact persons, institutions, or units at the Ohm named on the respective informational web page. The respective Faculties and organisational units at the Ohm are responsible for the editorial maintenance of the contents.

Conditions of use

Texts, images, graphics and the layout of this website may be subject to copyright law.

According to Section 5 of the German Copyright Law [UrhG], the following are not subject to copyright:

laws, regulations, official decrees and notifications, decisions and official guidelines on decisions, and other official works which have been published in the official interest for general knowledge, with the restriction that the provisions concerning prohibition of change and citing of sources in Section 62 Paras 1 to 3 and Section 63 Paras 1 and 2 of the UrhG must be applied accordingly.

As a private individual, you are allowed to use material protected by copyright law for private and other personal use within the framework of Section 53 of the UrhG. Reproduction or use of material protected by copyright law in these pages or parts of it in other electronic or printed publications and publishing of them is only permitted with our consent. Consent is granted on request by the persons responsible for the content. Reprinting and evaluation of press releases and speeches are generally permitted, as long as the source is cited.

Furthermore, texts, images, graphics, and other files may be completely or partially subject to third-party copyright. The persons responsible for the content can also give you further information about the existence of possible third-party rights.

Exclusion of liability

The content of this website and the information provided have been carefully researched, and edited and checked to the best of our knowledge and belief. They are verified, corrected, supplemented, and updated at regular intervals.  Nevertheless, the Ohm cannot guarantee the (up-to-date) accuracy, completeness, legal certainty, quality, or availability at all times of the information provided.

It accepts no liability for losses or any other consequences that arise as a result of direct or indirect use or non-use of the information provided on the website of the Ohm. The exclusion of liability shall not apply in so far as the provisions of Section 839 of the German Civil Code (liability in the event of a breach of official duty) apply. No liability can be accepted for any losses that occur as a result of the call-up or downloading of data by computer viruses, spoofing software, or other malware or as a result of installing or using software or data.
Webpages or content labelled by name shall be deemed to represent the opinions and expertise of the authors.

As a service provider, the Ohm is responsible for its own contents on these pages in accordance with general laws. However, as a service provider, the Ohm is not obliged to monitor transmitted or stored third-party information or to research circumstances which indicate illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block the use of information according to general law remain unaffected by this. However, liability in this connection only applies after knowledge has been acquired of a specific infringement of law. On learning of such legal infringements, this content will immediately be removed

The Ohm expressly reserves the right to amend, add to, or delete individual webpages or the entire website without special announcement or to temporarily or permanently discontinue its publication.


Our own content should be considered distinct from cross-references (links) to other providers’ websites. These links only enable access for the use of third-party content. When linking to these internet contents for the first time, we checked these third-party contents as to whether they could entail possible civil or criminal liability. However, we cannot constantly check third-party content for changes and can therefore accept no responsibility for it. The provider of the website shall be exclusively liable with regard to illegal, erroneous, or incomplete content, and particularly with regard to losses arising as a result of the use or non-use of third-party information.


Reproduction and reuse of texts and graphics requires the permission from the Ohm. Please also note that images, graphics, text, or other files are subject to third-party copyright in whole or in part.

Legal force of the provisions above

The provisions above, particularly the liability and guarantee exclusions provided for above, shall apply to all websites operated by the Ohm unless stated otherwise, and shall be regarded as part of the website that makes reference to this page. In so far as any one or more regulations in the provisions above no longer comply (in full) with applicable law, this shall not affect the content or the validity of the remaining regulations in the provisions above.

Competent court

Any legal disputes arising in relation to this website shall be exclusively subject to German law. The exclusive competent court is, in so far as the law permits, Nuremberg.

Amended: 18 December 2023