Privacy Policy

Privacy policy for the website of Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Sciences

This privacy policy applies to all publicly accessible websites of the Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Sciences:


If necessary, you will find additional information regarding data protection.
Furthermore, it also applies to online services at for the arrangement of consultation times.

Furthermore, as we process personal data on our own responsibility, this declaration applies to:

We currently assume that we are not subject to any joint responsibility under data protection law there, insofar as your data is processed by these providers for purposes specified by them.


1. General

Data protection is our concern and our legal obligation. In order to adequately protect the security of your data during transmission, we use appropriate encryption procedures (e.g. SSL/TLS) and secure technical systems - based on the current state of the art.

Javascript is used as an active component for the web pages. If you have disabled this function in your browser, you will receive a corresponding message to activate the function.


1.1 Responsible party

Technische Hochschule Rosenheim
Hochschulstraße 1
83024 Rosenheim

Phone: +49 (0) 8031 805 - 0
Fax: +49 (0) 8031 805 - 2105


Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Sciences is a public corporation. It is legally represented by the President of the Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Sciences, Professor Heinrich Köster.

1.2 Supervisory authority
Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst
Salvatorstraße 2
80333 München

1.3 Contact details of the appointed data protection officer

Data Protection Officer of Rosenheim Technical University of Applied Sciences
Michael Döpper, Hochschulstr. 1, 83024 Rosenheim

1.4 Zwecke und Rechtsgrundlagen der Verarbeitung

In accordance with Art. 2 Para. 6 BayHSchG, Art. 4 Para. 1 S. 1 and 2 BayEGovG, we offer our services and administrative services as well as information for the public about our activities on our websites. Our social media presences are part of our public relations work. Our aim is to inform and exchange information with you in a way that is appropriate to the target group, Art. 2 para. 6 BayHSchG . We enable you to make fast electronic contact and direct communication via the media of your choice, § 5 para. 1 no. 2 TMG. We disclose and block or delete content, contributions or enquiries that violate the rights of third parties or that constitute a criminal offence or misdemeanour or do not comply with legal or contractual obligations of conduct by transmitting them to the competent authority or social media service.

We use cookies, log files, statistics from social media providers and the web analysis tool Matomo to compile business statistics, to conduct organisational studies, to test or maintain our web service and to ensure network and information security in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 BayDSG, Section 13 Para. 7 TMG, Art. 11 Para. 1 BayEGovG. Insofar as the processing purpose is not impaired, we anonymise or pseudonymise personal data.


2. Categories of data collected and processed

2.1 Administration and editing

For administration and editing, function identifiers and personal identifiers with access protection mechanisms are created and changes made with these identifiers are logged.

2.2 Log files

When you access this or other Internet pages, you transmit data to our web server via your Internet browser. The following data is recorded during an ongoing connection for communication between your internet browser and our web server:

2.3 Cookies

Cookies (small text files that are temporarily stored on your computer) are used to facilitate the visit and use of our websites and to ensure the proper functioning of our websites. The storage of cookies depends on their function. As a rule, they are only valid for the duration of the session.
Cookies currently used

Your browser offers the option to block the setting of these cookies and to delete cookies that have already been set. You can obtain more information on this from the manufacturer or in the help function of your browser. However, we must inform you that certain functionalities on our website will no longer be available or will only be available to a limited extent if you do not allow these functional cookies.

2.4 Communication

If you communicate a concern or an opinion to us by e-mail, post, telephone, fax or social media, the information provided will be processed for the purpose of dealing with the concern as well as for possible follow-up questions and for the exchange of opinions. We always use the same communication channel for this, unless you wish to change.


2.5 Recipients or categories of recipients of the personal data

If you use our social media channels and pages, their providers also process your personal data.

Our IT service providers may also be recipients of your personal data as part of the contract processing agreements we have entered into. However, to ensure the security of our data processing systems, we do not disclose our service providers.


2.6 Transfer of personal data to a third country or international organisations

All of our social media providers are certified under the EU-US Privacy Shield and available for anyone to view, so there is a legally adequate level of protection for personal data:

Facebook, Inc

Twitter Inc.

Youtube (Youtube LLC) and Google+ under Google LLC


3. Duration of the storage of personal data

3.1 Administration and editing

Personalised administration and editorial access to our website will be restricted in processing after the person concerned leaves and will be deleted one year after the end of the year at the time of leaving.

3.2 Log files

Are usually kept as personal data for a maximum of 90 days.

3.3 Communication

Mail, e-mails and social media posts and messages that you have not publicly transmitted to us are checked every two years to see whether the storage of your requests is still necessary for follow-up questions. Your data will be limited in processing if it is no longer necessary and will still be stored in accordance with the statutory retention obligations, taking into account archiving law.

If you have communicated with us with the knowledge of the public or parts thereof via social media or by means of a public comment function, you can decide yourself on the duration of the publication or ask us to delete it. We delete this data in compliance with archiving law. If we still have copies of the data after deletion, these will be limited in processing and still kept in accordance with the statutory retention obligations, taking into account archiving law.


3.4 Data subjects' rights

According to the General Data Protection Regulation, you have the following rights:

If you make use of your above-mentioned rights, the public body will check whether the legal requirements for this are met.

If you wish to make use of your data protection rights, please send a written notification by e-mail to

Furthermore, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the Bavarian State Commissioner for Data Protection.
You can reach him or her at:

Mailing address: Postfach 22 12 19, 80502 München
Adresse: Wagmüllerstraße 18, 80538 München
Phone: +49 (0)89 212672-0
Fax: +49 (0)89 212672-50


4. Other information about our privacy policy

We reserve the right to amend this data protection declaration from time to time so that it always complies with the current legal requirements or in order to implement changes to our services in the data protection declaration, e.g. when introducing new services. The new data protection statement will then apply to your next visit.