"External funds are all
monetary and non monetary advantages that are brought in from
outside the university to achieve their functions."
"The specific purpose to accept external funding has to be
reported to the rectorate PRIOR to acceptance." (Announcement
of a research project.)
For more information please refer to: Sächsisches Amtsblatt vom 04.April 2005
(SächsABl. S. 343 ff) (in German language).
Every member of
university, who is financed by the university budget can be
The project manager is responsible for all efforts and
obligations to report. He is liable for all sanctions, which
result from intent and gross negligence (Guideline
for the application).
The culture ministers' conference gives advice to the penal
risk of externally funded research. This advice serves the aim
to give universities an orientation how to avoid criminal
Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF):
Advice for authorization requirements in knowledge
According to the advice from the Federal Export Office the
knowledge transfer of not public information to a specified
range of countries needs a permission of the Federal Export
Office. The advice clarifies, at which point research
collaborations can arise, which require permission, in
particular in the field of technological research.
of Economics and Export Control (BAFA)