Processing of personal data in the recruitment process

It is important that you feel confident about how we process the personal data you provide us when you apply for a position at KTH. Below we describe how and in what way we process your personal data within recruitment at KTH.

When you apply for a position at KTH, you consent to us processing your personal data in accordance with applicable legislation, the General Data Protection Regulation.

  1. Data controller
    KTH (org. nr 202100-3054-01) is the data controller for the personal data you choose to register when you apply for a position at KTH and is thereby responsible that your personal data is processed in accordance to applicable data protection legislation.
  2. What personal data is processed?
    We process the personal data that you submit during the recruitment process. The data is processed and stored in KTH’s recruitment system. We may also ask for additional information, such as references.
  3. Who has access to your personal data?
    When you submit your application to KTH, your personal data is registered in our recruitment system. Thereby, your personal data is searchable by employees whom work with recruitment at KTH. Your personal data is processed specifically for the position you have applied to. Specific manual processing of your personal data may occur during the process.
  4. Storage of your personal data
    Your personal data is stored in the recruitment system for 30 months after the allocation decision has been made regarding the position you have applied for. Exceptions to this may be made if there are legal requirements to store the data longer, such as an ongoing legal process.
  5. Your rights
    As per article 15 in the General Data Protection Regulation (EU 2016/679) you have the right to correct your personal data and gain access to the personal data being processed on you. Such requests are to be sent to dataskydd@kth.se or Kungliga Tekniska högskolan, Att: Dataskyddsombud, Brinellvägen 8, 100 44 Stockholm.
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