Privacy Policy

Pre-registration for a Bachelor seminar place

Information on data protection according to Art. 13 DSGVO

The Institute of Banking and Finance at Leibniz Universität Hannover (LUH) attaches great importance to the security of your data. Therefore, we would like to inform you here about data protection with regard to pre-registration for a bachelor's seminar place and at the same time assure you that all relevant legal provisions are complied with, in particular the EU Data Protection Basic Regulation (DSGVO).

Responsible person and contact details:

Leibniz Universität Hannover
Institut of Banking and Finance
Königsworther Platz 1
30167 Hannover
Tel.: +49 511 762 - 3668

Data protection officer

Leibniz Universität Hannover
- Datenschutzbeauftragter (DS) -
Welfengarten 1
30167 Hannover
Tel.: +49 511 762 8132
Fax: +49 511 762 8258

Purpose of the data processing

Your data will be processed for the purpose of organising and conducting the bachelor seminars at the Institute for Business Taxation.

Legal basis of the data processing

The legal basis for the data processing of the mandatory information in the registration form is Art. 6 para. 1 letter e) in conjunction with § 17 NHG.

Obligation to provide

You are not obliged to provide this information, however, you can only complete a Bachelor's seminar paper if you provide us with the required data, which is designated as mandatory.

Storage period

We will process your data for as long as is necessary for the planning and final completion of the bachelor's seminar papers or for the duration of the seminar, or as required by applicable legal regulations, such as the obligation to retain examination papers. Should you wish your data to be deleted, we will delete your data immediately, unless legal storage obligations conflict with this..

Categories of personal data that are processed

  • First name
  • Name
  • Registration number
  • Semester
  • e-mail address
  • Thematic preferences 1-3

Recipients of personal data

  • taff members of the Institute for Business Taxation who are entrusted with the implementation of the Bachelor's seminar papers
  • After registration and completion of the Bachelor seminar papers, the examination office responsible for the Faculty of Economic Sciences

Your rights

You have the following rights regarding your personal data (in accordance with Art. 15 to 21 DSGVO):

  •  Right to information
  • Right of rectification and completion
  • Right of cancellation
  • Right to restrict processing
  • Right to data transferability / right to receive a copy

Right of appeal

You also have the right to object to the data processing at any time. We will then no longer process your data unless there are compelling reasons for processing worthy of protection or the processing serves the assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims.

Right of appeal

You also have the right to complain to the supervisory authority if you consider that the processing of personal data concerning you is in breach of the law.

Competent supervisory authority:

The State Commissioner for Data Protection in Lower Saxony Prinzenstr. 5 30159 Hannover. Phone +49 511 120 - 4500 Fax +49 511 120 - 4599 e-mail: 

Please also note our general privacy policy.