Privacy policy

The website obtains personal data from the contact forms on the website from persons who send any queries, requests and/or comments, as well as from technical and third-party cookies that exist on the web. All this information submitted via web contact forms will be included in the information systems of the ASSOCIACIÓ CATALANA D’UNIVERSITATS PÚBLIQUES (CATALAN ASSOCIATION OF PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES), with Spanish Tax Identification Code (CIF) G-64138910, which comply with the security measures required in order to guarantee confidentiality, integrity, security and information retrieval.

Pursuant to current Data Protection regulations, specifically Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on Data Protection, this information will be used to attend to your request for information or query.

Also, if you so expressly authorise us, we may use your email data to send you information about our activities and news in the academic and university fields.

Your data shall be withheld indefinitely for as long as you wish to continue receiving our communications. As you are entitled to withdraw that consent, you may do so at any time using the link included in any communication to notify us of your WITHDRAWAL OF CONSENT or otherwise may do so by email to From that moment on, you will no longer receive any communications from us.

The legal ground for this processing is, therefore, the consent you issue to us by accepting this privacy policy.

None of your data will be disclosed or transferred, except when a public body requests it by law, to suppliers that provide maintenance services for the information systems and to the company from which we hire the web hosting and email service, with whom the corresponding contracts for commissioning such processing have been signed.

You have the right to receive confirmation as to whether we are processing your personal data, and therefore have the right to access your personal data (Right of Access), the right to rectify inaccurate data (Right of Rectification) or to request its deletion (Right of Deletion) when the data is no longer necessary, the right to oppose the processing of data (Right of Opposition), the right to limit data processing, and the right to the portability of your data, if applicable. All of the aforesaid must be exercised in writing to our mail address at C/ de Girona, 34 interior, 08010 Barcelona (Spain) or by email to, pursuant to the procedure described in Articles 15 to 23 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016. You are also informed that you may submit a claim to the Spanish Data Protection Agency,, if you consider that the processing does not comply with current regulations.

The ASSOCIACIÓ CATALANA D’UNIVERSITATS PÚBLIQUES declares that it has implemented the necessary technical and organisational security measures to guarantee the security of your data and prevent its alteration, loss, processing or unauthorised access, in consideration of the state of the technology, the type of data stored and the risks to which it is exposed, whether these are caused by human activity or by the physical or natural environment.

To protect the privacy of USERS, no data regarding their ideology, religion, beliefs, racial origin, health or sex lives may be sent on our forms.

Likewise, you are informed that no automated individual decisions or profiling procedures shall be implemented under any circumstances.

This statement of privacy is governed by Spanish Law. Therefore, the parties shall be submitted, by their own free choice, to the courts and tribunals of the city of Barcelona for the resolution of any disputes and hereby waive any other jurisdiction that might correspond to them.

You are also reminded that you can access the European Union’s Online Dispute Resolution platform by going to the following link: