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Online survey of the University – social climate, diversity and discrimination

Your voice matters!

Last week, the University of Göttingen launched a new and important online survey: “Your perspective matters! Your voice matters!” We would like to remind you to take part in the university-wide online survey on social climate, diversity and discrimination at the University of Göttingen.

The pesonalized link to the survey was sent to your private university email account and can only be accessed with through this link. More information can be found here:

The survey is aimed at all students, doctoral candidates and employees – from science and science management as well as technology and administration – at the University of Göttingen.

• How do you perceive the social climate at the University of Göttingen?
• Have you experienced disadvantage and discrimination here?

It is part of the project “Universität divers – Diskriminierungsschutz im Fokus” (Link:, which the University is carrying out as part of the “Diversity at German Universities” initiative of the German Rectors’ Conference (HRK) (funded by the BMBF).


The results of the survey will help to develop measures to improve equal opportunities and protection against discrimination. By participating, you can actively shape your work and research environment.

The survey is voluntary and anonymous and takes 15-25 minutes to complete. You can answer the questionnaire in German or English. All information will be processed and evaluated in such a way that no conclusions can be drawn about individuals.

Check your private email account and take part in this important survey.GOE_Logo_Quer_Farbe ohne Schrift