About the Website

Our aim is to ensure that our website is as accessible and user-friendly for all who visit it. Here we provide some legal information and information as to how you can give your feedback on the website.

Welcome to Our Website

Help us improve our website by emailing kommunikationsavdelningen@du.se with your thoughts, suggestions, and questions.

Website Responsibility

The Marketing and Communication Director has head responsiblity for the website. The individual departments, schools, and subjects are responsible for webpage content.

Accessibility

The website has been designed according to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (SCAG) 2.0, level AA.

Processing of Personal Data

The University processes students' personal data, such as name, personnummer, user ID, contact details, study results, and, in some cases, educational support measures. In our digital systems, information about how you use them and about your computer and mobile phone is collected.

Cookies

Each time you visit our du.se website, cookies, small text files containing information, are stored on your computer. Cookies are normally used to improve your website experience. 

There are various types of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies, as well as first-party cookies and third-party cookies.  

Session Cookies and Persistent Cookies 

  • A session cookie is only stored temporarily in your computer’s memory during the time that you are on the webpage. Session cookies expire when you close your browser. 
  • A persistent cookie (also known as a permanent cookie) remains on your computer for a set time. Persistent cookies are used to store any personal settings, such as language preference. 

First-Party Cookies and Third-Party Cookies 

A cookie always has a sender, which is a domain name.  

  • A first-party cookie comes from the domain (website) where you are: in this case, we are talking about www.du.se.  
  • A third-party cookie comes from another domain than the one you visit. 

Avoid Cookies

If you do not want to accept cookies, you can stop them by adjusting the security settings of your web browser. You can even set your browser so that you are asked every time a website tries to place a cookie on your computer. On your web browser, you can delete stored cookies: see the help pages of your web browser for more information. 

On the website of PTS (Swedish Post and Telecom Authority), which is the supervisory authority on this subject, you can find more information about cookies (www.pts.se).  

Visitor Statistics

We use Vizzit to collection information about du.se. No personal data is collected, such as email addresses, IP numbers, name, or personnummer.

The purpose with these tools is to gain insight into how our website is used and based on that information, to develop an understanding as to what content our users are looking for and also to improve the user experience by way of, for example, improvements to structure and clearer means of navigation.

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