Collection, Processing and Use of Personal Data takes your privacy very seriously and processes personal data of visitors of the site only insofar as this is necessary to provide a functional website as well as our contents and services. The collection and processing of the personal data of our users take place only with the user’s consent. An exception applies in those cases where prior consent cannot be obtained for practical reasons and the processing of the data is permitted by law.

In this process, the following data may be collected:

  • Information on the browser and version used
  • Information on the operating system of the user
  • The internet service provider of the user
  • The IP address of the user
  • Date and time of access
  • Websites from which the user’s system is led to the RWTH website
  • Information on websites visited and files opened

Responsibility for our Web Content makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that the contents of its web site are up-to-date, complete and accurate. Despite these efforts, the occurrence of errors or omissions cannot be completely ruled out.

Responsibility for External Content

Some hyperlinks on this website link to contents which are not operated by but provided by third parties. Please note that is not responsible for contents offered by other organisations.

This general disclaimer is part of the contents provided by the web site of If any of the terms and conditions is found to be invalid by reason of the relevant laws then the remaining terms and conditions shall remain in full effect.