First things first – your privacy is important to us. That might be the kind of thing all these notices say. You place your trust in us by using Degree.lk and we value that trust. That means we’re committed to protect and safeguard any personal data you give us. We act towards the interest of listed institutes, registered students, other listed educational service providers and web site viewers and we are transparent about the processing of your personal data.
We, Degree.lk, act as the ‘’controller’’ of the personal data you provided when registering yourself (as a student, educational service provider or as an educational Institute) through our website. But we have no control over your data once you have contacted either a student or an institute and therefore please check the privacy policies and terms and conditions of those institutes when you make an inquiry.
Degree.lk also acts as a “processor’’ on behalf of registered educational institutes, students and viewers using our platform. The registered educational institutes and educational service providers are using the Degree.lk platform to share the details about the educational programs and educational services available with them for the viewers and the registered students of this website while also following up the inquiries received via degree.lk.
You may navigate on our webpage without providing your personal data except for your IP-address and user agent string. IP-address and user agent string are stored for 24 months.
However, if you wish to receive information pertaining to degree.lk, we will need your personal information and you don’t need to provide information to navigate on our webpage and access to the information provided by listed educational institutes and educational service providers.
You may be asked to enter your: Name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or educational information when you register as a student to provide you with a better service.
We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter, and respond to a survey or fill out a form provided through degree.lk.
You can be any years of age to use of our services at Degree.lk and plan your career to live a successful life.
Any of the information collected from you through our website and their usage is explained base on how, why and for what they are being collected.
we will not be held responsible for information mentioned about institutes registered in our website and hence those who have listed will be held responsible for the information provided and made visible through us to the viewers and users of degree.lk since this platform only helps to meet up the degree seekers with the institutes listed and review the services offered by the institutes and educational service providers.
And for more clarifications of data the date on which the information had been updated for the last time will be showed in the profile of every listed institute.
Listed institutes may opt-out or delete their information at any time and also the viewers of the website, listed institutes , listed educational services providers and the degree seekers too can click on the unsubscribe button at the bottom of our emails if you do not wish to receive updates from us. You will find our contact details under ‘’Contacting Us’’ and with that you can also send us an email and ask us not to send you all updates in the future.
All the registered institutes of Degree.lk can also withdraw their profiles at any time from degree.lk.
The users may at any time request access to the information we process about viewers and listed students by contacting us via an e-mail. Users may also request to have the information corrected. Furthermore, users may request restrictions of processing personal data or object to the processing in accordance with relevant legislation. Our contact info is stated under ‘’Contacting Us’’.
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you submit a request or enter, submit, or access your personal information.
These security measures include: Hashed/salted password protection, regular software updates, backups, firewalls, best-practice database communication, role-based system access and more. We also use SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) technology to ensure that your information is fully encrypted and sent across the Internet securely.
Personal data of viewers will not be stored longer than necessary for the purposes for which the personal data is processed, with a maximum of 24 months. Please note that personal data may be stored for longer periods if required by applicable law or necessary to resolve disputes or to enforce our agreements.
Information that we use for marketing purposes will be kept with us until you notify us that you no longer wish to receive this information from Degree.lk and you do not wish to share the information furthermore.
Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables our system to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
You may continue to use our service without accepting cookies, but please note that this may affect the functionality of our website negatively.
Cookies might also be set by trusted sub processors. Please refer to the “Sub processors” section below for information about which sub processors that are used.
We work closely with our trusted third parties, i.e. the listed institutes and educational service providers at degree.lk, to provide you with correct and updated information about educational programs, offers and their services. When you request information from one of our trusted third parties, the relevant supplier will receive your name and e-mail address and use your details to provide you with information about educational offers and upgrades in educational service, and any other information that you have requested from them or us during surveys, inquiries , at time of registering yourself at degree.lk or through any other ways while interacting with degree.lk.
The information may also be used to send additional newsletters and e-mails, provided you have opted in to receive such information from degree.lk or any other listed institute or educational service providers at Degree.lk.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to other third parties not listed at degree.lk your personally identifiable information. However, we may release your information when we believe release is necessary to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety. Furthermore, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
If the viewers or the users are not satisfied with our response or believe we are not processing your personal data in accordance with the relevant legislation, policy, terms and conditions provided herewith, you may contact us through an email.
The users have the authority to edit and restrict the information they wish to and already shared with degree.lk.
The information which are made compulsory with star marks when feeding the information to the profiles will have to be filled up properly since they are required to maintain the quality and the flow of degree.lk accordance with our intended brand image.
Degree.lk AS relies on a handful of third party suppliers who assist in the service we offer to you as a user. Some of these suppliers process your personal data to be able to execute the service they offer through us.
Google Analytics: Analyzes web traffic and usage of websites.
Google Ad Manager: Advertising service for showing banner ads.
Google Tag Manager: Helps us adding Google Ad Manager tags.
Degree.lk may use even few more sub-processors other than the ones mentioned here to provide a better service efficiently and effectively to both viewers, and users.
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies and terms and conditions. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. But we ensure that these sites are highly relevant to the core operation of Degree.lk.Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website.
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This policy was last modified modified on 01st of January 2021.