GERMAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY – TUM ASIA PTE LTD (“TUM Asia”)
External Data Protection Notice
(Updated as of 1 July 2021)
(Updated as of 1 July 2021)
Your personal data privacy is important to us and GERMAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY – TUM ASIA PTE LTD (“TUM Asia”) is highly committed in respecting and managing your Personal Data collected in line with this Policy.
TUM Asia may collect, use and disclose the following data about you:
TUM Asia may collect the following kinds of Personal Data through the different channels mentioned above:
Additionally, if you are applying for employment with TUM Asia, TUM Asia will collect the following:
TUM Asia may use the information we collect from you for any of the following purposes:
We may also contact you by any means of communication for which you have given us contact details, including but not limited to via email, telephone numbers, and post, for the purpose of getting your feedback or for providing you with information which we believe could be of interest to you or your organisation.
By your submission of your Personal Data to us, you consent to the onward disclosure of your Personal Data to these agents or service providers (as set out in no.3 of “What purposes does TUM Asia collect, use and disclose personal data?”) and the processing of your Personal data by these agents or service providers.
We only collect, process, use or disclose such Personal Data, in accordance with this policy. If you are acting as an intermediary, or otherwise on behalf of a third party, or supply us with information regarding a third party, you undertake that you are an authorised representative or agent of such third party and that you have obtained consent from such third party to our collection, processing, use and disclosure of their Personal Data. Because we are collecting the third party’s data from you, you undertake to make the third party aware of all matters listed in this policy by referring them to our agencies’ website.
In this regard, please note that it is on your part to ensure that all personal data submitted to us is complete, accurate, true and correct at the time of submission. Failure on your part to do so may result in our inability to provide you with services you have requested.
Please note that if you do not consent to any of the above business purposes, TUM Asia may also be unable to meet the purposes for which the information was collected.
TUM Asia may disclose your Personal Data to any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in the Companies Act (Cap. 50).
On occasion, TUM Asia may use third party agents and service providers to assist us in the use of your Personal Data as outlined under “What purposes does TUM Asia Collect, Use and Disclose Personal Data?” You consent to such use of your Personal Data by continuing to browse on TUM Asia’ website or continuing to engage with TUM Asia.
TUM Asia will not transfer Personal Data within or outside Singapore unless it is ensured that the Personal Data will be accorded a level of protection which is comparable to the protection under the PDPA.
TUM Asia will cease to retain Personal Data, as soon as it is reasonable to assume that the purpose for collection of such personal data is no longer being served by such retention, and such retention is no longer necessary for legal or business purposes.
When you visit any of TUM Asia’s websites, TUM Asia may collect or analyse anonymized information from which individual information will not be identified. The information collected may include the number of users and the amount of time they stay on our website, which countries they are from, and what mode of device they are currently using to view our website, as well as domain information that helps us to learn our client’s profile, the frequency of viewing. We use this information to improve our website’s content and navigation.
Note that our cookies do not have an expiration date and do not collect personally identifiable information.
The Personal Data that we hold about you may be stored on servers hosted in Singapore and on cloud servers. TUM Asia implements a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your submitted information. All electronic storage and transmission of personal data is secured and stored on managed servers with controlled access and appropriate security technologies.
Although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that all personal data will be so protected, TUM Asia cannot be responsible for any unauthorised use or misuse of such information and from risks which are inherent in all internet communications.
Your Personal Data will only be disclosed for the express purpose of delivering the product or service requested and shall not be sold or disclosed to any other company for any other reason whatsoever without your consent.
Please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org, should you wish to have access to or seek to update, correct or withdraw the consent to collect and use your Personal Data. Your email should identify yourself and state which Personal Data and information about its use and/or disclosure is requested.
We will respond to your request as soon as reasonably possible. Should we not be able to respond to your request within thirty (30) days after receiving your request, we will inform you in writing within thirty (30) days of the time by which we will be able to respond to your request. If we are unable to provide you with any personal data or to make a correction requested by you, we shall generally inform you of the reasons why we are unable to do so (except where we are not required to do so under the PDPA).
TUM Asia reserves the right to change this Policy with or without notice from time to time.