Online application

Data privacy policy

This is how we use your data in the application and enrolment process/Data Protection

As a prospective student at Merseburg University of Applied Sciences you have the opportunity to apply online via our website. If you send us your application data via the online portal, you automatically agree to the further processing of your application data for the purpose of checking possible admission to your desired place of study and your subsequent enrolment in the desired degree Programme.

You may have applied to different universities for a place. In this case, Merseburg University of Applied Sciences will endeavour to recruit you for a study place at our university and, as early as possible, increase the capacity of the university for the purpose of optimal planning of the semester. For this reason, Merseburg University of Applied Sciences has a legitimate interest in offering you the opportunity to participate in all the necessary pre-contractual activities in the phase between authorisation and admittance to a study place and will contact you by post, e-mail or telephone. We would like to hear from you if you have any further questions or if something is still unclear or we can further support your decision to choose Merseburg University as a place to study. But don't worry: we will never bother you with our request!

Furthermore, you agree toMerseburg University of Applied Sciences mailing you all the information relating to the application procedure as well as any relevant information about the university. This information includes, in particular, your Letter of Admission, the Letter of Welcome from the Rector of the university, and information about your study programme and the university itself. The consent which you have given to Merseburg University of Applied Sciences may be revoked at any time. If you do not agree with the automatic dispatch of your registration documents to your E-mail address, the application process may take longer, as your application will not be processed automatically can. The revocation must be made in writing after the conclusion of the procedure.

The online application procedure uses cookies to store your data as well as Javascript to be able to design dynamic ads. We use this data exclusively for the application process!

In summary, for the application and enrolment process,the following legal bases and purposes of the processing procedure apply:

  • Article 6, para. 1 lit. a: You give us your consent to use the admission procedure with the relevant data to be entered by you.
  • Article 6, para. 1 lit. b: We use the data in the next part of the admission process, to carry out the enrolment procedure at your request.
  • Article 6, para. 1 lit. c: We process this data according to the admission law requirements.
  • Article 6, para. 1 lit. f: We have a legitimate interest in filling our study places and will contact you in this regard.

For further information, see our data privacy policy.