Privacy policy

1. Data protection at a glance

General information

The following information provides a simple overview of what happens with your personal data when you visit our website. Personal data is all data, with which you can be personally identified. You can obtain detailed information on data protection from the data protection declaration presented beneath this text.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for collecting data on this website?

The website operator processes data on this website. You can take the contact details from this website’s legal notice disclaimer.

How do we collect your data?

Your data is firstly collected when you provide us with this information. This can be data that you enter into a contact form, for example.

Other data is collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. This is technical data, above all (e.g. Internet browser, operating system, and time the website was accessed). This data is collected automatically, as soon as you enter our website.

What do we use your data for?

A part of your data is collected to guarantee the flawless provision of the website. Other data may be used to analyse your usage behaviour.

What rights do you have with respect to your data?

You have the right, at all times, to information about the origin, recipients and reason why your personal data is being stored. You also have the right to ask for this data to be rectified, locked or erased. You can contact us on this matter at any time at the address given in the legal notice disclaimer and on any further questions you may have about data protection. You also have a right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority.

Analysis tools and tools from third-party providers

Your surfing behaviour may be analysed statistically when you visit our website. This is carried out, above all, by using cookies and with ‘analysis programs’. Your surfing behaviour is generally analysed anonymously; the surfing behaviour cannot be traced back to you. You may object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. You will find detailed information about this in the following data protection declaration.

You may object to this analysis. You will be informed about the options for raising an objection in this data protection declaration.

2. General information and mandatory information

Data protection

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We handle your personal data in confidence and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and with this data protection declaration.

A variety of personal data is collected when you use this website. Personal data is data with which you can be personally identified. This data protection declaration explains what data we collect and why we use it. It also explains how this happens and for what purpose.

We point out that transferring data on the Internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) can present security loopholes. Seamless protection against access by third parties is not possible.

Information about the party responsible

The party responsible for data processing on this website is:

Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau
Hochschulring 1
15745 Wildau

Represented by:
The Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau is a statutory corporation. Its external representative is the President, Prof. Ulrike Tippe.

Tel.: +49 (0) 3375 508 - 300
Email: praesidentin(at)

The party responsible is the natural person or legal entity, who decides, alone or in conjunction with others, the purpose and means used for processing personal data (e.g. name, e-mail addresses etc.).

Withdrawing your consent for data processing

Many data processing operations are only possible with your explicit consent. You can withdraw your consent that you have already granted at any time. You simply have to notify us informally by e-mail. This shall not affect the lawfulness of any data processing up to the point consent is withheld.

Right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority

The affected party has the right to lodge a complaint with the responsible supervisory authority in the event of data protection breaches. The supervisory authority on data protection matters is the state data protection representative for the federal state, in which our company has its offices. You can find a list of data protection representatives and their contact details under the following link:

Right to data portability

You have the right to arrange for the data, which we process on the basis of your consent or to fulfil a contract, to be handed over to you or to a third party in a common machine-readable format. Should you demand that the data be handed over directly to another responsible party, this will only take place provided it is technically feasible.

SSL and TLS encryption

For safety reasons and to protect confidential content, such as orders or enquiries, which you send to us as the website operator, this website uses SSL or TLS encryption. You can recognise an encrypted link, as the address line of the browser changes from “http://” to “https://” and by the padlock icon in your browser line.

If you have activated SSL or TLS encryption, the data, which you have transmitted to us, cannot be read by third parties.

Information, locking, erasure

With the scope of the applicable statutory provisions, you have the right to free-of-charge information about your personal data we have stored, its origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing, and if applicable, a right to rectify, block or erase such data. You can contact us at any time at the address given in the legal notice disclaimer on this matter and on any further questions you may have about data protection.

Rejecting advertising e-mails

We hereby object to the contact details that we have to provide as part of the legal notice disclaimer being used to send any advertising and information material that has not been explicitly requested. The operators of the website reserve the right to take legal action against any unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example, through spam e-mails.

3. Data protection representative

Legally regulated data protection representative

We have appointed a data protection representative for our university:

Dr Martin Richartz

Tel.: +49 3375 508 551
Email: martin.richartz(at)