The FHNW is committed to the targeted and sparing use of personal information. The information collected is used only for the intended respective purpose.
The personal information stored remains within the sovereignty of the FHNW. Information is stored carefully and protected against third-party access. We secure information by means of technical and organisational measures in keeping with the latest developments. We never disclose personal information to third parties, unless the law requires us to do so or we have obtained express permission.
Should you send us your application via sign-up form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, to answer to your application, and for any further communication. We do not share this information without your permission.
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You can entirely or partially prevent the cookies from being stored on your computer by adjusting the corresponding settings in your browser application. However, please be aware that if you do so, you may no longer be able to use all of the functions on this website.
Web analysis and re-/marketing by Google
The FHNW uses Google Analytics only with IP anonymisation enabled. The IP address transmitted by the user’s browser is not combined with any other Google data.
Users are not only able to prevent the storage of cookies, but – by downloading and installing the browser plugin provided under the following link – also the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the online service and the processing of this data by Google:
To measure performance, AdWords Conversion Tracking also uses a cookie, which is stored on your computer for up to 30 days after you click on an AdWords ad. The cookie then deletes itself.
Google Tag Manager
The FHNW uses Google Tag Manager for the administration of ‘website tags’. This technology allows e.g. Google Analytics and other marketing analysis services to be incorporated into the online offering. The Tag Manager itself, which implements the tags, does not process any of the user’s personal information. With regard to the processing of the user’s personal information, please refer to the following descriptions of Google services.
Guidelines relating to the use of Google Tag Manager: Google Tag Manager Terms of Service
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