Student Financial Assistance Programme (BAföG) Officer

Pursuant to Section 48 of the BAföG Act, BAföG payments are only issued from the 5th semester onwards if the BAföG recipient is able to present an interim examination certificate or attestation in line with statutory requirements as evidence that the usual examinations have been undertaken up until the end of the fourth semester. This attestation is issued by the BAföG Officer responsible for the particular subject area:


Subject Area BAföG Officer Deputy
Computer Science: Priv.-Doz. Huch Prof. Hanus
Computer Science in Economics: Prof. Speck Priv.-Doz. Huch
Electrical and Information Engineering as well as Electrical Engineering and Business Administration Prof. Höft Prof. Kohlstedt
Materials Science: Prof. McCord Prof. Kienle


Please note that the BAföG officers do not offer general advice about BAföG. If you have any other questions, please contact the relevant Examination Office.

Additional information



For advice and additional information about BAföG, please contact: