The following statement relates to any personal information that may be gathered when you visit our website.

Our web server automatically collects standard information, including your IP address, browser type, operating system and access times. This information only relates to the computer you are using and we cannot gather any personal details about you from this information.

Where you are asked to provide information the University guarantees that this information will be used solely for the purpose that it was gathered. It will not be passed to any third party and will not be used for any other purpose without your prior agreement. It may, in certain circumstances, be used to provide anonymous statistical data relating to usage of our web site.

If you agree to receive information from us it is on the understanding that you can opt out at any time in the future. If you believe you have opted out but are still receiving information from us then please contact who will ensure you are removed from any mailing lists that we hold.

All personal data that the University holds about individuals will be held in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Further information relating to the Act is available from  Under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and the Data Protection Act 1998 you may request a copy of any information that we hold about you. The University may make a charge for providing this information.

Should you have any queries or concerns about the privacy of data that you have provided then please contact with details of your concern. Your query or concern may then be passed to someone who is more readily able to deal with it.