General information

The protection and security of your personal information is very important to us. The website of the Student Social Survey, therefore stores and processes data exclusively in line with the General Data Protection Regulation, and the Austrian Data Protection Act. Thus, as a user of the website, you agree to the following terms. 
The data is generally not transferred to third parties.

Name and contact details of the responsible party

Institute for Advanced Studies, Josefstädter Straße 39, 1080 Vienna

Data of the data protection officer

Mag. Harald Hutter, Institute for Advanced Studies, Josefstädter Straße 39, 1080 Vienna, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Data that is processed when visiting the website

The website stores and processes the following data when you visit our website:


The server logs store the IP address of the user, the data provided at the time of the request, the target of the request, the amount of data transferred, a message indicating whether the request was successful, recognition data of the browser and operating system used, and the website, through which the access was concluded (should it have been accessed via a link). These data are for system security verification only.


Cookies are small pieces of data that are stored on the user's computer, which are used to remember and record browsing activity. Thus, the information contained in the cookies serve the session control.

Users can regulate the use of cookies through their own browser and delete cookies at any time. If you do not allow cookies, you can still use our website without any restrictions.


Functions of Twitter service are integrated on our sites. These features are provided by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. By using Twitter and the "Re-Tweet" function, the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and shared with other users. This data is also transmitted to Twitter. We would like to highlight, as the provider of the pages, we are not aware of the content matter of the transmitted data and their use by Twitter. For more information, see the privacy policy of Twitter. You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in the account settings.