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Center of Information and Media Technology (ZIM)

Doctoral students and staff of HHU have access to diverse services offered by the Center of Information and Media Technology (ZIM). Therefore an identity management system is used (IDM). Most of the services are available using the so-called "Uni-Kennung" which is a personal ID (=user name + (initial) password).

How to get a "Uni-Kennung"?

Doctoral students: will receive their "Uni-Kennung" automatically upon enrolment,

Employees: will get receive their "Uni-Kennung" by a personal letter sent to their institute or department.

Guest researchers or Postdocs with scholarships: can receive a "Guest-Uni-Kennung" through the Dean's office in the respected Faculty by handing in the undefinedApplication for a "Guest-Uni-Kennung"

The undefinedactivation of the "Uni-Kennung" and the undefinedadministration of the password can be done online.

ZIM services available with the personal ID (websites only in German):


For more information please visit the website of undefinedZIM.

Note: The "Uni-Kennung" can not directly be used as the login to access the services of the University Library (ULB). You first need to apply for a membership card at the ULB. Further information can be found undefinedhere.

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