Change of personal data

 

During your studies, some of your personal data might change (e.g. your address or academic degree). It may also happen that some of your personal data in our system are incorrect (e.g. date of birth, spelling of your name).

You can change certain data yourself via u:space, while other changes require you to provide documentation and send an e-mail.

Changes via u:space

You can change the following data yourself via u:space.

  • Forwarding e-mail address
  • Phone number
  • Home and different delivery address
  • Bank account details

Please note that some of these fields are required fields. Bear in mind to keep your data up to date.

Change of name

If your name has changed (e.g. through marriage), please send an e-mail from your u:account e-mail address to the Admission Office responsible for your current active degree programme, providing the applicable documentation (e.g. marriage certificate) or a scan of a valid official photo ID. As soon as your new name appears in u:space, you can order your student ID card – the u:card – via u:space under "Personal Matters".

Entering an academic degree

If you want your academic degree to appear on all your documents, please send an e-mail from your u:account-e-Mail-address to the Admission Office responsible for your current degree programme, providing the applicable documentation (official notice of degree award) or a scan of a valid official photo ID. You can only enter degrees awarded by academic institutions within the EU/EEA or degrees recognised through a nostrification procedure.

Change of citizenship

If you changed your citizenship, please send an e-mail from your u:account-e-mail-address to the Admission Office responsible for your current degree programme, providing the applicable proof (passport, ID card or proof of citizenship).

Change of gender

If your gender has been entered incorrectly, please send an e-mail from your u:account-e-mail-address to the Admission Office responsible for your current degree programme, providing the applicable proof (passport or ID card).

Information about change of name and person for trans*persons

Correction of date of birth or spelling of the name

In case your date of birth is incorrect or your name is misspelled in our system, please send an e-mail from your u:account-e-mail-address to the Admission office responsible for your current degree programme, providing documentation for the correct spelling or date of birth (passport or ID card).