Center for Evaluation

About us


CEval is a research institute in the field of evaluation, operated under the professorship of Prof. Stockmann within the University of the Saarland’s Faculty of Applied Human Sciences. CEval contributes to the advancement of evaluation research and the increased implementation and utilisation of evaluations in Germany by:

  1. Undertaking fundamental research, developing theoretical and methodological principles as well as professional scientific standards for the evaluation of programmes and measures
  2. Promoting evaluation expertise, through the development and provision of qualification schemes
  3. Carrying out commissioned applied work and consultation in the field of evaluation
  4. Promoting professional information exchange in the area of evaluation.

With this integrated range of activities, CEval constitutes an educational, research and service institute in the field of evaluation that is unique in Germany