Privacy Policy

Responsible handling of personal data has a high priority for the Flensburg University of Applied Science. Therefore we inform you when we collect data and how we use them. The privacy policy informs you about the type, scope and purpose of the processing of personal data within our online offer as a whole as well as the services you have selected.


This website is operated by the Flensburg University of Applied Sciences. The relevant information can be found in the imprint.

Which data are recorded and processed

(1) Server-Log (Access/Error)
The server automatically collects and stores information in log files that are automatically transmitted to the server by the browser.

  • Complete IP address of the accessing computer
  • Date and time of access
  • Referrer-URL (Address of the website from which you came to the current page)
  • Information about the browser and operating system: type and version

This data will not be merged with other data. The server log files are - depending on the log file size - stored for approx. 7 days and remain in the backup for another 30 days.

The processing of the data is based on Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter f GDPR (e.g. DSGVO), which allows the processing of data to safeguard legitimate interests.

(2) Forms
Data from contact forms are only recorded for establishing contact.

Integration and linking of services and content from third parties

This website contains references to third party content or third party content is included. We cannot accept any responsibility for the data protection practices of other website operators. We expressly point out that personal data, similar to the Server logs above, may be processed by other website operators.

E-Mail contact

When you contact us by email, we process the information you provide (email address and other information you have provided). We process your data in this context on a legal basis:

  • Depending on the content of the email, it is voluntary information. The legal basis for processing this is Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter a GDPR.
  • The legal basis for the processing of data and information related to your membership (e.g. student) is Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter b GDPR.
  • The processing of data and information in a contractual relationship takes place on the legal basis of Article 6 Paragraph 1 Letter b GDPR.
In general, contact via email is not to be regarded as secure. If you would like to send us "sensitive" information, please contact the person responsible for the content of the website in advance by telephone (see the imprint for more information).

Safety of your personal data

The Flensburg University of Applied Sciences uses technical and organizational measures to protect your data from access and misuse by unauthorized persons. When data is transmitted, this data is protected by using encryption, such as the TLS (Transport Layer Security) or the HTTPS protocol (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure). These security measures are adapted in accordance with technological developments and taking into account the relevant legal provisions.

Affected Rights

Users can request confirmation of whether personal data concerning them are being processed. If such a process exists, they can obtain information about the purpose of the data source of the data, recipient data (incl. International handoffs) and the duration of storage.

In addition, users have the right to correct incorrect data, restrict processing and delete his / her personal data - subject to conflicting statutory storage or retention periods. Consent can be revoked at any time by contacting the websites operator (see imprint). The legality of the processing that has already taken place remains unaffected. Furthermore, there may be a right to data portability for certain content made available.

Users have the right to contact the data protection officer and the competent supervisory authority for data protection.

Data protection officer

The official data protection officer monitors and supports compliance with data protection regulations at the Flensburg University of Applied Sciences. Employees and those affected can contact him on all data protection matters without having to go through official channels. All inquiries are treated confidentially.

Hochschule Flensburg, Datenschutz Adrian Branga
Kanzleistra├če 91-93, 24943 Flensburg

Phone: +49 (0)461 805-1455

Supervisory authority

Independent State Center for Data Protection Schleswig-Holstein (ULD)
Holstenstrasse 98
24103 Kiel
Phone: +49 (0)431 988-1200