When you visit the website of Alexander College using a web browser or similar tool, a small file (a “cookie”) may be stored on your computer or other access device, which sends the College information about your usage of its website. The College may access and update this information during subsequent visits that you make to its websites. You can find more information in the policy below: Purpose This policy describes the use of cookies by the College. A cookie is a small text file that is sent to your browser from a web server and then stored on your hard drive. Cookies enable us to recognise your computer and record information from your visits to the site, such as your preferred settings. This saves you having to re-enter the same data each time you use the site and allows us to provide you with a more customised experience. By continuing to use our Website, you are consenting to our use of your personal information and cookies in the way described in this policy. Scope This policy informs you of what to expect when the College collects personal information via the website and social media managed by or on behalf of the College. It applies to information we collect about:
  • visitors to our websites
  • individuals who send enquiries online
  • individuals who complete any form on the College’s website
  • What information is collected and for what purposes
While using this website to send an enquiry or apply online for a job vacancy for example, you may have to submit personal information. The College is committed to protecting your privacy and the information that you give us will be treated in accordance with our Privacy Notice, and this statement. It will be used only for the purpose which is stated at the point of collection. The College uses analytics software to monitor traffic to and around our Website. This helps us to provide the best possible user experience and encourages customers to use more cost-effective channels for accessing information on our services. Analytics also help us to identify if our digital channels are offering value for money. From time to time we make use of remarketing advertising services, which place cookies on your computer and will increase the likelihood of you seeing more adverts from the College on other web sites that you visit. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. Remarketing cookies are not used to identify personal information. Cookie Settings Many web browsers allow some control of cookies through the browser settings. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but the browser settings can be modified to decline cookies. Withdrawing your consent by altering these settings will affect the functionality of the website. Review of policy This policy will be reviewed at least every year or when there are significant changes to it. Contact list for queries related to this policy Data Protection Officer dpo@alexander.ac.cy