BTU Career Center Career Center registration portal

Data protection information for the registration portal of the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg Career Center

Version: 01/2024

Data protection information for data subjects when collecting personal data
- Art. 12, 13 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) -

The basic data protection information of the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg can be found at:

The data protection information specific to data processing in connection with the operation of the registration portal of the BTU Career Center is listed below. The Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) would like to make the way in which data is used transparent and show you when which data is stored and how it is used. This data protection information relates to the websites and web services of the BTU Career Center registration portal (also referred to as the BTU Career Center registration portal) accessible under the domain For the personalized services accessible under the same domains, extended or deviating data protection provisions may apply, to which reference is made on the start page of the respective service. Data processing is subject to the applicable data protection regulations, in particular the General Data Protection Regulation, the Brandenburg Data Protection Act and the Telemedia Act.

Below we inform you about the type, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data. This information can be accessed at any time from our website.

Technichal Implementation

The web servers of the BTU Career Center Job Exchange are maintained by the company Bitshifters GmbH (Burglehnstraße 1, 01968 Senftenberg) and operated by the BTU Career Center.

Address: Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg, Career Center, Platz der Deutschen Einheit 1, 03046 Cottbus

Logging of data

When you access this or other BTU websites, you transmit data to our web server via your Internet browser. The following data is temporarily recorded in a log file during an ongoing connection for communication between your Internet browser and our web server:

  • IP address of the requesting computer
  • Date and time of access
  • Name, URL and transferred data volume of the retrieved file
  • Access status (requested file transferred, not found, etc.)
  • Identification data of the browser and operating system used (if transmitted by the requesting web browser)
  • Website from which the access was made (if transmitted by the requesting web browser)

The data in this log file is processed as follows:

  • The log entries are continuously and automatically evaluated in order to detect attacks on the web servers and to be able to react accordingly.
  • In individual cases, i.e. reported malfunctions, errors and security incidents, a manual analysis is carried out.
  • The logs are also used to create anonymized access statistics.

Active Components

Active components such as JavaScript, Java applets or Active-X controls are used on this website. You can disable this function by changing the settings in your Internet browser.


The forms integrated into this website are used for various purposes to fulfill the service tasks of the BTU. The server provider (web host) is responsible for the data protection-compliant storage and processing of the personal data entered using a form.


Like many other websites, we also use so-called "cookies". Cookies are small text files that are transferred from a website server to your hard disk. This automatically provides us with certain data such as IP address, browser used, operating system and your connection to the Internet. cookies cannot be used to start programs or transfer viruses to a computer. We can use the information contained in cookies to make navigation easier for you and to enable our web pages to be displayed correctly.under no circumstances will the data we collect be passed on to third parties or linked to personal data without your can of course view our website without cookies. Internet browsers are regularly set to accept cookies. In general, you can deactivate the use of cookies at any time via your browser settings. Please use the help functions of your Internet browser to find out how you can change these settings. Please note that individual functions of our website may not work if you have deactivated the use of cookies.


To protect the security of your data during transmission, we use state-of-the-art encryption methods (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS.

Amendment of the data protection provisions

We reserve the right to adapt our data protection provisions so that they always comply with current legal requirements or to implement changes to our services in the data protection declaration. We recommend that you read this privacy policy regularly to keep up to date with the protection of the personal data we collect.