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Privacy Statement

The Agency for Science and Higher Education respects the privacy of its users and website visitors. With this statement, we undertake to protect the privacy of users and the security of personal data provided to us through the website.

This notice describes the type of information we may collect from you when you visit our website and explains how we use that information and the steps we take to protect it. The notice also describes the choices you have regarding the collection and use of your data when you visit our website.

What information do we collect about you and how do we use it?

In general, you can visit our website without disclosing personal data about yourself. We do not collect personal data about you (such as your name and contact details) when you visit this website, unless you voluntarily submit information using one of the available forms for a specific purpose, thereby giving your consent to the collection and use of your personal data in the above purposes. All personal data is used exclusively for the purpose for which it was collected and for which consent was given. Consent for the processing of personal data may be given by persons aged 16 or over, while for persons under 16 consent may be given by a parent or guardian. We will not make the collected data available to unauthorized third parties in any way, except for the purpose prescribed by law. All data are deleted after the termination of the purpose for which they were collected, ie the termination of the contractual relationship, and at the latest after the expiration of all legal obligations related to the storage of personal data.

Information that is automatically collected on our website

We automatically collect information in server log files, such as your IP address, browser type, redirect / exit pages, and operating system. We use this information to manage our websites and our technical solutions, to understand how visitors navigate through our website and services, and to improve your experience as you use our websites and services.

Access to and updating your personal data

Our user has the following rights at all times:

  • the right to access and inspect data
  • the right to be informed about the processing of personal data
  • the right to data portability
  • the right to withdraw consent
  • the right to lodge a complaint
  • the right to rectify and change personal data in case the data is incomplete or inaccurate
  • the right to erase data in cases such as cessation of the purpose of processing, withdrawal of consent or in the event of lodging a complaint.

Security of your personal data

The Agency for Science and Higher Education takes appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect your personal data from unauthorized or illegal processing and from accidental loss, destruction or damage. When providing your personal data through our website, this information is sent over the Internet securely using high-quality encryption and stored on our secure servers located in the EU.