Processing of your personal data

At this page you find information on how the University of Gothenburg process your personal data once you become a student at the university.

The University of Gothenburg is responsible for all processing of personal data that takes place as part of the university's day-to-day activities. The university protects the personal integrity of every individual who is in contact with us.

All processing of students' personal data is done according to the university's mission as an education provider and with the support of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and supplementary legislation.

Below you find more detailed information about how the University of Gothenburg process personal data. More information about GDPR is found on the website of the Swedish Authority for Privacy Protection (IMY)

Information about what you need to consider when processing personal data within your studies is found here:

Personal data in student projects


For questions about how the university processes personal data, please contact the person responsible for the course or project that you have questions about. 

You can also contact the university's Data Protection Officer via