Imprint / Legal Information

Imprint / Legal Information

Legal notice and disclosures pursuant to sections 24 and 25 Mediengesetz (Media Act) in conjunction with section 5 E-Commerce-Gesetz (E-Commerce Act) for online media of Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH; notice pursuant to section 14 Unternehmensgesetzbuch (Austrian Business Code)

This website was created within the research project SoniVis, which is funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF): P33531-N.

Proprietor and publisher

Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH
Limited liability company

Registered office and business address

Matthias Corvinus-Strasse 15, 3100 St. Pölten
Registered in the register of companies of St. Pölten provincial court under FN 146616m
VAT ID: ATU 53208201
Data protection reg. no. 1028669F

Executive bodies and officers

Management Board

Gernot Kohl, MSc

Contact

Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH
Matthias Corvinus-Strasse 15, 3100 St. Pölten
Tel. +43 (0)2742 313228-333
Fax: +43 (0)2742 313228-339
E-mail: csc@fhstp.ac.at

Workshop organizers

Web development: Alexander Rind

Object of the company

Preparing and implementing university of applied sciences degree programmes and operating a university of applied sciences in St. Pölten with several degree programmes, all in accordance with the objectives and basic principles of university of applied sciences degrees as specified in section 3 Fachhochschul-Studiengesetz (University of Applied Sciences Studies Act). Rendering services to third parties in fields where the company conducts research and teaching, running degree programmes and continuing education courses, and operating student accommodation and a student canteen. Within the scope of these activities, the company is authorised to conduct all such transactions and take all such measures as are deemed necessary to achieve the company’s objectives. The company exclusively and directly serves public-benefit purposes in the meaning of the Bundesabgabenordnung (Austrian Fiscal Code); its activities are not aimed at generating profit. The company’s resources may only be used for the purpose of achieving the university’s public-benefit objectives.

Shareholders/investments

The shareholders of Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH are

Basic objectives

To promote and advertise Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH and report on matters relating to the teaching and research undertaken as part of the degree programmes offered by the university.

Applicable laws

  • Media Act
  • E-Commerce Act
  • Austrian Business Code
  • University of Applied Sciences Studies Act Hochschul-Qualitätssicherungsgesetz (Higher Education Quality Assurance Act)

All of these laws can be found in German at http://www.ris.bka.gv.at.

Supervisory authority

Pursuant to the Higher Education Quality Assurance Act and the University of Applied Sciences Studies Act:

Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria

Technical implementation and support

The technical infrastructure for this website is provided by GitHub, Inc. using GitHub Pages.

Liability

All texts on this website have been carefully checked. However, it cannot be guaranteed that the information provided is accurate, complete or up to date. Therefore, Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH does not assume any liability. Links to other websites have been selected with care. Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH does not have any influence over their content, and therefore does not assume any responsibility for it.

Data protection

GitHub, Inc. maintains the technical infrastructure for this website and may collect User Personal Information from visitors to this website, including logs of visitor IP addresses. Please consult the GitHub Privacy Statement.

Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH does not collect data about website visitors.

All data subjects have the following rights:

  • The right to access the respective personal data
  • The right to rectification, deletion or restriction of processing
  • The right to data portability
  • The right of opposition

You can assert these rights by responding to the responsible data security staff at the Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH. Please use this contact form.

  • The right of complaint

You can assert this right by filing a complaint with the Austrian Data Protection Authority at dsb@dsb.gv.at as the competent supervisory authority.

In case you have any further questions or suggestions, please contact us by e-mail at any time: datenschutz@fhstp.ac.at

As part of the teaching and research activities of the Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH, projects and scientific work within the meaning of Section 2d of the Research Organization Act are carried out by the Fachhochschule St. Pölten GmbH as the responsible body and for predominant legitimate interests in scientific research. All concerned parties will be informed with the details of the associated data processing and the associated data protection rights in connection with the concrete projects and scientific work.

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