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Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften Europa - Iserlohn · Berlin · Hamburg
University of Applied Sciences Europe

State accredited private university for applied sciences

Operating company:
University of Applied Sciences Europe GmbH

Headquarters of the operating company:
Reiterweg 26b
58636 Iserlohn

Commercial register:
Amtsgericht (district court) Iserlohn HRB 6614

Managing Director / CEO:
Arkady Etingen, Danilo Krivenko

Tel: +49 (0)2371 776-0

Supervisory authority:
Ministerium für Innovatives, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen (Ministry for Innovation, Science and Research of the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia), 40190 Düsseldorf

University locations: Berlin, Hamburg, Iserlohn

Responsible party within the meaning of § 10 paragraph 3 MDStV (State Contract for Media Services)
Katja Lange | Teamlead Marketing

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Exclusion of liability:
We also provide some links to websites that are not operated by University of Applied Sciences Europe GmbH or the Global University Systems, which we belong to. We have no influence on the content and design of these sub-sites for which links are placed on this homepage. This data protection declaration does not extend to other providers. If you wish to visit these websites you should observe the relevant valid data protection regulations and other notices. We are not responsible for the data protection standards or the practices of our cooperation partners. We are also not responsible for ensuring that the published articles and links are correct, current and complete and are therefore not liable for such.

Data protection notice
Observance of the German and European data protection regulations is given the highest priority at University of Applied Sciences Europe GmbH. The University of Applied Sciences Europe belongs to the Global University Systems network (abbreviated in the following as GUS Group), which is headquartered in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The following universities and academies in Germany belong to the network: University of Applied Sciences Europe (newly established following the merger of BiTS Information and Technology School GmbH with BTK Berliner Technische Kunsthochschule GmbH) with locations in Iserlohn, Berlin and Hamburg as well as HTK Akademie.
We respect the sensitivity of our stakeholders and students in relation to the transfer of personal data. We appreciate your trust that we will treat your data confidentially and sensitively. The following excerpt describes our data protection regulations. By visiting our website and using the services we offer there you accept these conditions and declare your agreement that we may use the information that you provide in accordance with the same.
If you order a brochure online via our website, apply for a university place or register as an alumnus we need to collect certain information such as name(s), address, e-mail address, sex, telephone number(s) and date of birth. We will not transfer this data to third parties without separate consent except where this is necessary in relation to conducting your studies or to the enquiry that is made.

Transfer of personal data
The University of Applied Sciences Europe can transfer personal data within the Global University Systems (e.g. to German universities and academies that belong to the network, in connection with semesters abroad or other study programs at partner universities within the GUS Group), insofar as the affected person expressed interest in one of the study programs on offer, has agreed to it or where transfer is permitted by law.
We will sometimes, with your permission, send you advertising information, information on new courses, events at the universities etc. If you no longer wish to receive advertising materials then we will no longer send them to you.
The University of Applied Sciences Europe can commission other companies to the extent permitted by law and with the permission of the users, e.g. with the fulfillment of orders, support for promotions, the provision of technical services for our websites etc. These companies can have access to personal data where this is necessary in order to carry out their responsibilities. These companies will only use this data in order to fulfill this specific task and not for any other purpose.
The University of Applied Sciences Europe will not sell, transfer or pass on personal data to third persons outside the GUS Group.
The University of Applied Sciences Europe reserves the right to pass information on personal data to law enforcement agencies and courts for law enforcement purposes in accordance with valid legal regulations.

Right to information
You retain control of all information that you provide to us online. If you would like to change the data that we store about you or if you would like to alter the permission you have given us to send you messages then you can communicate this to us using the below address.
You can examine or delete the data that we store about you or change your permission to use it.  

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses so-called ‘cookies’, which are text files that are stored on your computer and which enable you to analyze the use of the website.
The website can store important data with the help of the cookies. Like most websites, BiTS uses cookies for a number of purposes in order to improve online use for you. For example, we record the total number of visitors to our website on an anonymous basis. In part we use cookies, in accordance with legal regulations or with your permission, in order to recognize you when you visit the site again, in order to carry out certain competitions or in order to notify you of tenders, or to make use of the website easier for you.
You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly. However, we must inform you that this may prevent you from using all the functions on the website fully.
By using this website you declare your agreement to the processing of data that is collected about you by Google in the way described above and for the above-mentioned purpose.
The collection and storage of data can be revoked at any time with future effect.
Deactivation function for the browser

Changes to our data protection regulations
From time to time it may be necessary to modify these data protection regulations. We therefore recommend that you read them at regular intervals. However, we can assure you that modifications will not come into effect retrospectively and that will not change the way we handle the data that we have already collected.

Contact us
If you have any questions about our website and the data protection regulations for the Internet please contact us at:

University of Applied Sciences Europe GmbH
Reiterweg 26b
D -58636 Iserlohn
Tel: +49 (0)2371 776-0

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Team photos: Patrick Hummel and Christine Eckardt, Students of BTK - Art & Design faculty