Data protection

The protection of your personal data is very important to us. Therefore we process your data exclusively on the basis of the GDPR legal regulations. In this privacy policy we inform you about the most important aspects of data processing within our website.

Contact us

If you contact us by e-mail, the data provided by you (first name, last name, company, e-mail address) will be stored for processing the request and in case of follow-up questions for 6 months. We will not share this information without your consent.


Our website uses so-called cookies. These are small text files that are stored on your device using the browser. They do no harm.

We use cookies to make our offer user-friendly. Some cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. They allow us to recognise your browser on your next visit.

If you do not wish to allow cookies, you can set your browser to deactivate cookies altogether or to inform you about the setting of cookies and to allow this only in individual cases. The deactivation of cookies may limit the functionality of our website.

Google Analytics / Web Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). We have concluded a corresponding data processing contract with the provider. The relationship with the web analytics provider is based on the adequacy decision of the European Commission ("Privacy Shield"). The data processing takes place on the basis of the legal regulations of the § 96 Abs 3 TKG as well as the kind 6 Abs 1 a) (agreement) and f (legitimate interest) of the GDPR.

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. You can prevent this by setting up your browser so that no cookies are stored. However, please be aware that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity for website operators and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage. Google will also transfer this information to third parties if required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will never associate your IP address with other Google data.

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. The data collection and storage can be contradicted at any time with effect for the future.

This website uses Google Analytics with the extension "_anonymizeIp ()", which means that IP addresses are only shortened to exclude a direct personal reference. For more information, please visit

Your rights

You have the 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 if 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.

You can reach us under the following contact details

Montanuniversität Leoben
Franz-Josef-Straße 18
8700 Leoben, Austria