While the proportion of female students at the University of Bamberg is about 60 percent, the CS-Faculty—the only technically oriented faculty—with 29 percent female students has only a small proportion. Accordingly, a central goal of the faculty's commissioner is, through specific events, to attract more female students for courses in business computer science and applied computer science.

Familyfriendly University

Another major concern (which usually affects women, but can just as equally affect men), is to advance the reconciliation of scientific career and family (caring for children, caring for relatives). Here, we are involved in the project "Familyfriendly University".