Learning platform (Moodle)

Service category: Campus & Business

Moodle is a central learning platform for teachers and learners. Moodle accompanies attendance lectures and extends them with online modules. In addition, Moodle can be used for pure online teaching and also as a workgroup system for research and working groups.

Login: Moodle

Service description

  • Storage and supply of files and multimedia (learning) content
  • Structured (learning) content collection and supply (wiki, database, learning package, glossary ...)
  • Communication tools (forum, chat, virtual seminar rooms ...)
  • Collaboration tools (vote, workshop ...)
  • Tasks, tests and evaluations
  • Sophisticated plug-in architecture for the integration of additional functions.


User groups

Members of Ulm University or all persons who have a kiz account.

Service hours

24 x 7 x 365
Announced maintenance every Friday 7:30 - 8:30 clock, regular downtime usually <5 min.

Application conditions

No separate application is required to use the service. After the first login with the kiz account, a profile is created in Moodle. After this, you can use the kiz account to access various content in Moodle and enroll in courses (student role).

In order to offer courses in Moodle, teachers of the University of Ulm need extended rights (role lecturer). You have to apply via an online form for extended rights, as well as setting up own courses.


There are no fees and charges for the service.

Communication and Information Centre (kiz)

  • Helpdesk

    Please contact us if you have questions or problems related to the kiz services:
    Mon - Thu: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Fri: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Tel: +49 (0) 731 / 50 - 30000
    (University intern: 30000)

    Support Portal

  • Service Points

    Service Points are locations where you can visit us personally.


  • Identity Management

    Using self-service functions of the Identity Management System (IDM): Administer permissions, subscribe to services, change passwords.

    IDM Self Services

  • Literature Search

  • kiz from A to Z

    With about 400 keywords you will get direct access to our services. If something isn't listed, please contact our Internet Editorial Office.

    A-Z List

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