Cookie policy

1. Purpose of this notice

This notice tells you how the UKMHR will collect and process your personal data when you access this website.

2. Automated collection of personal information

As with most other web servers, when you access these web pages certain information you provide will automatically be recorded by the University. This will include your IP address, browser type, and information relating to the page you last visited. This information is processed to estimate how much use of the server is made by different categories of users and, in the event of a breach of security, may be used to aid detection.

3. Non-automated collection

Where you are required under this website to provide personal data, the uses of this data will be indicated at the point of collection – for example, when requesting a brochure or registering for an event.

4. Third-party access

Your personal data that you have provided will not routinely be sent to third parties (unless notified – see 3. above).

5. Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device by websites that you visit.

Our website uses cookies for one main purposes:

  • Performance: These collect anonymous information about the use of our website and help us making continued improvements to the site;

We do not use cookies to collect personal information about you.

Should you wish to restrict or block cookies which are set by our website you can do this through your browser settings. The ‘help’ function within your browser or the manual that comes with your device should tell you how. You may also wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org  which contains comprehensive information on how you can do this on a wide variety of browsers. Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of our website.

The table below explains the cookies we use and why:

Performance and advertising cookies
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Google Universal Analytics cookies
Purpose
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. These cookies are also used to track users’ interests and then provide targeted advertising on other websites. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.The information stored in the first-party Universal Analytics cookie is simply a randomly generated identifier, for example 12345.67890.
Information
How Google uses data: www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/
Google analytics
Google analytics terms of serviceUniversal Analytics opt-opt browser add-on:https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptoutMore information on Google re-marketing and managing your privacy www.networkadvertising.org/choices 

6. Changes to this notice

This notice and therefore the ways in which your data may be processed can be changed from time to time. Any changes will only be notified via this web page and you may be prompted to accept any changes.