Privacy Policy

  1. An overview of data protection

General

The following gives a simple overview of what happens to your personal information when you visit our website. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our privacy policy found below.

Data collection on our website

Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?

Party responsible for data processing according to Art. 4 par. 7 EU-General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Frankfurt School of Finance & Management gGmbH, Adickesallee 32-34, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Telephone: +49 (0) 69 154008-0, E-Mail: info@frankfurt-school.de (further information contained in Imprint)

How do we collect your data?

Data are collected automatically by our IT systems when you visit the website. These data are primarily technical data such as the browser and operating system you are using or when you accessed the page. These data are collected automatically as soon as you enter our website.

What do we use your data for?

Your personal data is collected in order to be able to display the website to you and to ensure the proper functioning of the website.

What rights do you have regarding your data?

You always have the right to request information about your stored data, its origin, its recipients, and the purpose of its collection at no charge. You also have the right to request that it be corrected, blocked, or deleted. You can contact us at any time using the address given in the legal notice if you have further questions about the issue of privacy and data protection. You may also, of course, file a complaint with the competent supervisory authorities.

  1. General information and mandatory information

Data protection

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

If you use this website, various pieces of personal data will be collected. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. This privacy policy explains what information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens.

Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible.

Who is the data controller?

The data controller for the data processing on this website is:

Frankfurt School of Finance and Managment gGmbH
Adickesallee 32-34

60322 Frankfurt am Main
Telefon: 069 154008-0
E-Mail: info@fs.de

The data controller is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (names, email addresses, etc.).

Rights of data subjects

Right of access: You have the right to obtain confirmation as to whether the data in question are processed and to obtain access to such data, as well as further information and a copy of the data.

Right of rectification: You have the right to request the completion of the data concerning you or the rectification of inaccurate data concerning you.

Right to erasure and restriction of processing: In accordance with the legal regulations, you have the right to demand that the data concerned be erased or, alternatively, to demand that the processing of the data be restricted.

Right to data transfer: You have the right to receive data concerning you which you have made available to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format in accordance with the legal regulations or to demand its transfer to another data controller.

Complaint to supervisory authority: You also have the right to file a complaint to the supervisory authority in accordance with the legal regulations.

Right of revocation: You have the right to object to any consent given with effect for the future.

 

Right of objection: You have the right, for reasons arising from your particular situation, to object at any time to the processing of your personal data on the basis of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. e or f GDPR. This also applies to profiling based on these conditions. If your personal data are processed for the purpose of direct advertising, you have the right at any time to object to the processing of the personal data for the purpose of such advertising. This also applies to profiling insofar as it is connected with such direct advertising.

You can contact us at any time using the address given in our legal notice if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.

 

SSL or TLS encryption

This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and for the protection of the transmission of confidential content, such as the inquiries you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection in your browser’s address line when it changes from “https://” to “https://” and the lock icon is displayed in your browser’s address bar.

If SSL encryption is activated, the data you transfer to us cannot be read by third parties.

  1. Data protection officer

Statutory data protection officer

We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.

Our data protection officer can be reached at datenschutzbeauftragter@fs.de or our postal address with the addition “the data protection officer”.

  1. Data collection on our website

Cookies

Some of our web pages use cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make our website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Some the cookies we usually use are so-called “session cookies.” They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device’s memory until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site.

Cookies which are necessary to allow electronic communications or to provide certain functions you wish to use are stored pursuant to Art. 6 paragraph 1, letter f of GDPR. The website operator has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies to ensure an optimized service provided free of technical errors. If other cookies (such as those used to analyze your surfing behavior) are also stored, they will be treated separately in this privacy policy.

You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

We use cookies, which are not necessarily required for the operation of the website, only with your explicit consent. The legal basis is then Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a GDPR. For this we use a cookie banner. Your selection will then be stored by us in a cookie. Only then can we ensure that your selection is also taken into account during your next visit on our site. You can revoke your consent at any time, for example by deleting the cookies in your browser.

The following chart provides an overview of the cookies we use:

CookieproviderValidity periodpurposeLegal basis
Technical necessary CookiesWordPressd/WebsiteunlimitedFunctionality of the website, e.g., for logged-in sessionArt. 6 I lit. f GDPR

Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in “server log files”. The data is stored for 14 days. These are:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Referrer URL
  • Time and duration of the server request
  • IP address

These data will not be combined with data from other sources.

The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR. Our legitimate interest is to ensure confidentiality and integrity.

  1. Changes to the data protection declaration

We reserve the right to change or amend this data protection declaration at any time, taking account of applicable data protection regulations.