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The protection of your personal data is very important to us. Therefore we process your data exclusively on the basis of the legal regulations (GDPR, TKG).

The following privacy policy informs you about the collection and processing of personal data on this website. It will explain how we handle your personal information and what you can expect when using our services.

Collection, processing and use of personal data


With every visit to this website (partially personal) data is collected automatically. The following data is collected for the purpose of creating visitor statistics on the use of this website, to improve the website and to protect against cyberattacks:

  • Date and visit of the URL where the visitor is located
  • URL that the visitor visited immediately before,
  • used browser,
  • used operating system,
  • the IP address of the visitor.

In order to make your visit on our website attractive and to enable the use of certain functions, so-called "cookies" are used. These are small text files that are temporarily stored on your computer. No personal data is stored by you. After the end of the browser session, the cookies used are deleted from your computer again (so-called "session cookies").

If you use this website without changing the cookie settings of your browser, you agree to the use of cookies.

More about this and how you can refuse and delete cookies in our Cookie Policy

Web statistics: Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google", Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The adequate level of data protection results from an adequacy decision of the European Commission under Art 45 DSGVO ("Privacy Shield").

On this website, Google Analytics has been enhanced with the code for the anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking). Therefore, your IP address will be shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there.

On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding setting of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible.

You can prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the following browser plugin.

You can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set that will prevent the future collection of your data when you visit this website: disable Google Analytics.

For more information about Terms of Use and Privacy, please visit https://policies.google.com/terms?hl=en or https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/.

By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Google Analytics may also be used to analyze data from AdWords and the Double-Click Cookie for statistical purposes. If you do not agree, you can disable this.

Social Media

On our website we use "share" plug-ins of social networks like Facebook, Twitter etc. via the AddThis-Service such that an automatic connection to the Social Media servers will not be established.

If you would like to use the social plug-ins click on the respective button. Only then a connection to the correspondig server will be activated.

As soon as you activate the button by clicking on it a connection to the social network servers will be established. This tells the social network that you have visited our website. If you are logged in on this social networks as a member while visiting our website the social network will assign the information mentioned above to your account.

If you want to prevent social networks from assigning this information to your account you will have to log out of the corresponding social network before visiting our website. We would like to point out that we as the provider of the web pages do not receive detailed information about the content of the transmitted data and their use by the social networks. For information on the purpose and extent of data collection and onward processing and use of data by the social networks as well as your rights in this regard and the available settings options for protecting your privacy please visit the social network's privacy policy information.

Special note on Facebook

Our Facebook profile is displayed on our website as part of an iframe. This will connect to the Facebook servers. We have no control over the amount of data Facebook collects using this plugin. Currently, however, it can be assumed that Facebook receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged in as a member of Facebook, Facebook assigns this information to your personal Facebook user account. When using the plugin functions (eg clicking the "Like button", submitting a comment), this information will also be assigned to your Facebook account, which you can only prevent by logging out before using the plugin. The active use of Facebook Plugins is subject to the privacy policies and terms of use of Facebook Inc., Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. For information on the collection, storage and use of your information by Facebook Inc., see the Facebook Privacy Policy.

The Facebook "Like" plug-in is not used on our website.

Contact, eg. via online forms

If eg. in the context of a request or application by online form or e-mail personal data is transmitted voluntarily through this website, the forwarder expressly agrees that his personal data provided by him and necessary for any legal transaction (such as: salutation, first and last name , E-mail address, your message, if necessary also IP address, address and telephone number etc.) are electronically recorded and processed.

We will save and process your data for the sole purpose of providing individual support, as far as necessary in the case in question, for processing the request, sending information or submitting service offers and, in the case of follow-up questions, for up to 36 months. unless they need to be retained for reasons of traceability or legal retention periods, no further communication takes place and no customer or legal relationship exists.

Transfer of personal data

Of course, we treat your information confidentially in accordance with the applicable data protection and professional regulations.

To operate this website, we use the following order data processor, which ensure the technical functionality and support us in online marketing:

Webhosting: Hostway Services, Inc., 211 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 900E, Chicago, IL 60606, www.hostway.com
Internet agency: interact! Multimedia, Laufenstr. 5, A-5020 Salzburg, www.interactmultimedia.at

For the purpose of performing these activities, technical data access to some of your personal data is possible for these data processors (eg as part of the operation of the mail server via which our e-mail communication takes place or during the regular backup of the website). Our Order Processors are under a duty of attestation to the above and may not use this information in any way beyond what is necessary to operate the Website.

Your personal data will be passed on to external service providers, in particular lawyers, accountants, auditors, suppliers, banks and collection agencies, for the purposes of contract execution and fulfillment of legal obligations, including prosecution of legal claims.

In addition, your personal data will not be disclosed without your explicit consent, unless there is a legal permission or obligation to do so (eg information to law enforcement authorities and courts, information to public authorities, which receives data due to legal regulations, eg social security funds, tax authorities, etc .) or if we engage third parties engaged to enforce our claims to professional secrecy.

Information, correction, cancellation, blocking

You are entitled to the non-essential rights to information, correction, deletion, restriction, data portability, revocation and opposition. If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection law or your data protection claims have otherwise been violated in a way, you can complain to the supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the data protection authority.

The deletion of the stored personal data takes place if you revoke your consent for the storage or if the knowledge of these data is no longer necessary for the fulfillment of the purpose with which the data was stored. The deletion, however, takes place only after expiry of the deadlines of tax and commercial law.

If you have any questions about the collection, processing or use of your personal data, information, correction, blocking or deletion of data, please contact:

Phoebe Mayer

Tel: +43-(0)662 842501

E-Mail: info@salzburgcollege.edu

Data security on the Internet

The website is protected by technical and organizational measures against loss, destruction, access, modification or dissemination of your data by unauthorized persons. Despite regular checks, full protection against all dangers is not possible.

Please note that the World Wide Web is a publicly available system. Each time voluntarily disclose personal information online, this is done at your own risk. Your data can be lost on the way or get into the hands of unauthorized persons.

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