The University Partnerships Programme (UPP) is committed to protecting the privacy of all visitors to its website. It is our goal to maintain compliance with the highest standards of website privacy so our visitors may comfortably and safely use the site for a range of information needs. As used here, “UPP” means UPP Group Holdings Ltd or www.upp-ltd.com and, where appropriate, its affiliated and parent organisations.
Who is in charge of the data collected and what is their role?
What information do we collect?
When you contact us through the UPP website, you are not asked to provide personal details. If you do choose to provide us with personal details, however, this information will only be used to help us continually modify the site based on your feedback and is not linked to any personal identifying information. We do not collect any identifying or personal data on site users unless that information is submitted as part of a request for service or information, such as requesting an appointment. UPP may, from time to time, ask you for or enable you to provide, additional information so that we can improve our service to you and make your visits to our site more rewarding. You are under no obligation to provide this information.
Who collects the information?
The only people who can use your information are UPP employees, in particular, our ICT department. If a visitor does submit identifying information (as described above), the information is available only to the UPP staff involved in implementing the requested activity.
How we use your information.
Identifying information (such as name, e-mail, and address) will be used only as requested by the visitor.
With whom will the information be shared?
UPP does not sell, share or release any information about website users to third parties, unless requested to do so by that user. Personal information about individual website users, as submitted as part of a service or information request, will not be shared in any way without specific consent from the user. However, we may disclose information when legally compelled to do so.
Notification of changes.
If UPP changes this privacy statement, we will post those changes on the website so that our users are always aware of the information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. Any such changes shall be effective as of the date they are posted on the website.
Cookies and how they Benefit You
Our cookies help us:
- Make our website work as you'd expect
- Remember your settings during and between visits
- Improve the speed/security of the site
- Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
- Continuously improve our website for you
- Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)
- Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
- Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
- Pass data to advertising networks
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
- Pay sales commissions
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below
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- Remembering if you have accepted our terms and conditions
- Showing you which pages you have recently visited
There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.
Social Website Cookies
So you can easily like or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site.
Cookies are set by:
The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.
Visitor Statistics Cookies
Turning Cookies Off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our's and a large proportion of the world's websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites
It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called "spyware". Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.
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