Information Security – University of Copenhagen

Information Security and Data Protection

The purpose of Information Security (IS) is to:

  • protect and secure the IT assets of the university
  • protect the reputation and values of the university
  • ensure the best yield and profit of the university's resources by preventing or minimising damage to IT assets.

Information Security at the University of Copenhagen is based on the three pillars of Information Security. Read more in our Information Security Policy.

Protection of personal data

UCPH has a Data Protection Officer (DPO), who advises employees and students about legislation and rules for data protection - to ensure that personal data is not abused. Find the DPO´s contact information here.