General privacy policy of the Tampere
higher education community

The University of Tampere and Tampere University of Technology are merging to create the new Tampere University on 1 January 2019. Together, the new Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences comprise the Tampere higher education community.

Up until the merger, the University of Tampere, Tampere University of Technology and Tampere University of Applied Sciences will continue to act as data controllers for the personal data they hold and remain individually responsible for meeting the requirements of data protection laws. The higher education institutions process personal data relating to, for example, their students, employees, guests, customers and other stakeholders. The institutions are committed to upholding data protection principles and processing all personal data in accordance with the relevant legislation.

The institutions have their own general privacy policies that set forth the key principles governing their data processing activities:

Tampere higher education community

Tampere University

Tampere University of Applied Sciences