Cookie Policy


Data Protection Statement – Cookie Policy acc. to § 165 (3) Telecommunications Act (TKG 2021)

Dear User,

FH JOANNEUM Gesellschaft mbH, Alte Poststrasse 149, 8020 Graz, acts as the data controller of the website. We provide you with the following information about the cookies used on this website acc. to § 165 (3) Telecommunications Act (TKG 2021) to enable you to give your consent to our use of such cookies. You can contact the Data Protection Officer of FH JOANNEUM Gesellschaft mbH for more information on these matters at

1. General information about cookies

Cookies are small text files stored by a website on the user’s device. These will be sent back either to the website (first-party cookie) or to another provider (third-party cookie) on each subsequent visit to the website. Cookies can be used for storing settings, providing certain features or services or gathering information about usage of the website.

2. Consent to cookies

FH JOANNEUM will not obtain consent for cookies that are used solely for the purpose of transmitting a message via a communication network. Likewise, we will not request your consent if the cookie is absolutely necessary in order to provide a service requested by you (technically necessary cookies).

Your consent will be obtained for all other cookies. This consent provides the legal basis for these data processing activities. More detailed information about the cookies used can be found in section "4. Detailed information about cookies”. If you generally do not allow us to use cookies, certain features and pages will not function as expected.

Please note that any transfer of your data to providers in the USA and worldwide, such as Google or YouTube, will be carried out without an adequacy decision and appropriate safeguards. The transfer is carried out based on your consent according to the derogations of Article 49 (1) (a) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

We point out that digital data from the Internet may be copied, used otherwise or modified by third parties. Please also note that even after you have withdrawn your consent and the data have been deleted by FH JOANNEUM, the data may remain on external Internet or archive pages or other providers. This can represent a risk to the enforceability of your data protection rights.

3. Withdrawal of consent

You may withdraw your consent: For details see the Cookie Settings.

You may delete the cookies stored on your computer at any time. How to do this will differ depending on the browser you are using; please refer to your browser instructions (“Help“ in the browser menu).

4. Detailed information about cookies

All details on technically necessary cookies and cookies subject to consent can be found in the Cookie Settings.