Cookies Policy

Information about our use of cookies

INTO University Partnerships Limited and IUP 2 LLP, collectively referred to as “INTO”, ("we", "our", "us") are registered in England and Wales under company numbers 05507863 and OC376452 respectively whose registered offices are both at One, Gloucester Place, Brighton BN1 4AA. We operate the websites and online services (“Websites”) referred to in this policy. Our Websites use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our Websites. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our Websites and also allows us to improve our Websites. Some of our cookies are required for the Websites to operate effectively and others are used to optimise your experience. This policy explains how we use cookies and the choices you have.

By continuing to use our Websites you will have been deemed to have agreed to our use of cookies, subject to any preferences you may have indicated to us or any overriding browser settings you may have.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer, phone or other device if you agree. Once the cookie is on your device, our Websites "know" that you have visited our Websites before and we can then use that knowledge to tailor the experience you have with us.  Many improvements and updates to our Websites are based directly on the information we receive this way.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies.These cookies are needed to operate our Websites, like cogs in a wheel. For example, this type of cookie lets you log into secure areas of our Websites.
  • Analytical/performance cookies.These allow us to recognise, count and understand how visitors move around our Websites when they are using them. This helps us improve the way our Websites work, for example, by ensuring you can easily find what you are looking for. Our Websites use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Websites. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our Websites, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. This information will be used by us and third parties to make our Websites, and the advertising displayed on them, more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
  • Social media cookies. So you can easily "Like" or share our content on certain social media websites, such as Facebook or Twitter, we have included sharing buttons on some of our Websites. These cookies are set by the third party social media websites to which they relate, including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

You can find more information about the cookies we use on particular Websites, and the purposes for which we use them below:

Cookie type:

Targeting Cookies

Websites used on:

INTO Study

Name:

Optimizely Inc.

Purpose:

INTO uses the web analysis service by Optimizely, Inc., which is used for A/B and multivariate testing. This service uses cookies to identify a user's browser and to analyze the use of this website. The cookies placed by Optimizely do not collect personal data. For more information about how Optimizely processes your data, or to disable Optimizely tracking at any time, please visit their privacy area.

Cookie type:

Analytical/ Performance Cookies

Websites used on:

INTO University Partnerships, INTO Study, INTO Study Blog, INTO Partner Portal, MyINTO, INTO Global

Name:

Google Analytics

Purpose:

We use Google Analytics to measure traffic and user behaviour on our website. For example it can tell us how a user reached our website. Google has their own Privacy Policy which you can review here. If you’d like to opt out of tracking by Google Analytics, please visit the Google Analytics opt-out page.

Cookie type:

Targeting Cookies

Websites used on:

INTO Study Blog, INTO Study

Name:

Facebook Pixel

Purpose:

We use the Facebook pixel to track user behaviour for advertising and remarketing purposes, such as creating custom audiences within Facebook Ads Manager. We also use the Facebook pixel to track conversions on certain pages of our website. This data is anonymous to us. Facebook may link this information to your Facebook account and also use it for its own promotional purposes, in accordance with Facebook’s Data Usage Policy https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/. You can manage your ad preferences here: https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads.You can opt out of seeing online interest-based ads from Facebook and other participating companies through the Digital Advertising Alliance in the US, the Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada in Canada or the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance in Europe or through your mobile device settings.

Cookie type:

Targeting Cookies

Websites used on:

INTO Study Blog, INTO Study

Name:

Google Ads

Purpose:

INTO uses cookies from Google Ads products to serve personalized ads based on a user's behaviour on our site and across other third-party sites. The remarketing function also allows us to reach people who have previously visited our site, and match them with the right message. You can opt out of Google’s personalised advertising by visiting Ads Settings. Alternatively, you can also opt out of a third-party vendor's use of cookies for personalized advertising by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.

Cookie type:

Targeting Cookies

Websites used on:

INTO Partner Portal

Name:

Lucky Orange

Purpose:

INTO uses Lucky Orange which collects various information about your browser and your mouse movements, including clicks, scroll events and keystrokes. It does not collect information about your password or credit card fields

Cookie type:

Strictly Necessary Cookies

Websites used on:

INTO Global

Name:

csrftoken

Purpose:

Cookie purpose description: Helps prevent Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) attacks.

Cookie type:

Strictly Necessary Cookies

Websites used on:

INTO Global

Name:

X-Mapping-#

Purpose:

Saves the address and port number of the web server that is managing the session. Used to improve the website's performance security.

Cookie type:

Analytical/performance cookies

Websites used on:

INTO Global

Name:

__distillery

Purpose:

This cookie is used in context with a video-player, so that if the visitor is interrupted while viewing video content, the cookie remembers where to start the video when the visitor reloads the video

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our Websites. You can also opt-out of almost all advertising cookies. Opting out of advertising cookies, however, does not mean that you will no longer see adverts, it means they will no longer be tailored for you.