Ask the legal experts
You can ask UKÄ’s legal experts basic questions about applicable rules and the legal aspects of a specific situation at a university or university college.
For questions from students and other individuals
“Ask the legal experts” is intended for basic questions from students and other individuals. Please provide your phone number so we can call you if necessary.
UKÄ’s legal experts cannot provide preliminary determinations of how a possible complaint would be assessed. To receive UKÄ’s opinion about a university or university college’s actions, you must submit a complaint.
If you are an employee at a higher education institution and have legal questions related to your work or activities, contact the institution’s administration, such as its legal department.
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Information about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Any information sent to the Swedish Higher Education Authority in a case involving supervision is dealt with in the authority's electronic case management system. Some of the personal details you submit in connection with your complaint will be registered and processed in the authority's computer system.
You have the right to be informed free of charge once each year about the way the authority processes information on your behalf, in other words if the authority has any details about you in its register, for what reason, where they have come from and who they can be supplied to. In addition you always have the right to correct any personal details that may be incorrect.