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The EU has issued new rules for acquisition of information and personal data. On this page you will find information about what that means for you.

BI Norwegian Business School (BI) is concerned with managing your personal information in a safe and secure manner. This privacy statement applies to applicants, students, alumni, employees, contractors, PhD candidates, researchers, research participants / respondents, students writing bachelor or master theses, as well as visitors to BI and BI’s website.

What is a privacy statement?
A privacy statement shall provide information about personal data collected and how personal data are processed, as well as the rights associated with this processing.

What is personal data?
Personal data are any form of data, information, and assessment that are linked to you as an individual. The crucial thing is whether the data can identify a specific person.

Data, which cannot by itself be linked to an individual, may, in cases where it occurs together with other data, nevertheless constitute personal data. Examples of personal data are name, telephone number and e-mail address.

Who is the data controller?
BI Norwegian Business School is responsible for the processing of personal data collected and processed at BI, cf. Article 4 of the EU Personal Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), no. 7. The president has the overall responsibility as data controller, but has delegated his responsibilities to members of his management team.