The privacy information below ( is provided to explain which personal data will be processed when you visit our website ( Personal data is any data that can be used to personally identify you.

1. Registering and Logging In to the Job Portal

If you would like to register on our job portal, please refer to the corresponding privacy information ( / “General Terms and Conditions for the Use of the HTW Dresden Job Portal”). Registration is required for the use of the job portal (Art. 6 (1) (b) GDPR).

Logging & Log Files

When you access our website, user data will be automatically logged and saved on our system in log files for technical reasons; this user data will include the IP address of your computer, your Internet service provider, your browser (incl. version), your operating system, the date, time and duration of use, and the internal / external pages from which your system has accessed our website. Your IP address must be temporarily stored by the system to allow the website to be delivered to your computer. Your IP address must remain stored for the duration of the session. Log files are stored to ensure the functionality of our website and the security of our IT systems. This data is stored on the basis of Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR (legitimate interests). It will not be merged with any other user data. Data stored on log files will be automatically deleted after 7 days.

2. Cookies

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are text files that are stored on your computer system via or by your Internet browser when you visit a specific website. These cookies will allow your browser to be uniquely identified if you revisit the website. Cookies do not retrieve any information saved on your hard drive and do not affect your PC or files. Cookies do not contain any viruses, Trojan horses or other malicious applications.

We only use so-called “session cookies” on our website to make it easier to use (CMS cookies). This is necessary to ensure the requesting browser can still be identified after changing pages. Otherwise, you would have to log in again every time you visited a new sub-page.

These cookies will only be stored on your hard drive for the duration of your visit to our website and, depending on your browser settings, they will be deleted again at the end of your browsing session. We do not create user profiles.

You always have full control over the use of cookies. Most browsers are configured to automatically accept cookies. However, you can disable / restrict the storage of cookies or configure your browser to notify you about the potential placement of cookies. Any cookies that are already saved on your device may be deleted at any time (including automatically). For technical reasons, however, you may then no longer be able to fully use all functions of our website.

3. Tracking & Analytical Programmes

We do not use statistical programmes to analyse user behaviour.

4. Third-Party Links

If you click on a third-party link on our website, please note that you will be redirected to a third-party website with different data protection provisions. We have no control over the data processing carried out on third-party websites.

5. Rights of Data Subjects & Data Protection Officer

You may contact our Data Protection Officer ( about any data protection matters and particularly to exercise any of the rights set forth in Art. 15 et seq. GDPR (e.g. the right to obtain information on the data being processed on your person, as well its origin, recipients and the purpose of processing, and the right to rectify incorrect data, restrict data processing, have data deleted, revoke your consent to data processing, and object to any data processing carried out on the basis of a legitimate interest). Any such requests will be treated confidentially. If you object to any data processing carried out by us, you may also contact our competent supervisory authority at any time (Data Protection Supervisory Authority of Saxony).