Vista College India – Privacy Policy Statement

Vista College India (“We/Company/Vista College India”) is committed to protecting our users’ (“Your / User”) personal information. We have created this Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) to help you understand how we collect, use and protect your information when you visit our website http://www.vistacollegeindia.com (“Website”)or use our online courses therein.

This Privacy Policy covers the following topics: 1. What personal information does Vista College India collect?
2. How does Vista College India use your Personal Information?
3. Sharing your Personal Information.
4. Protecting your personal information.
5. Internet use.
6. Internet Service Provider
7. Changes to our Privacy Policy
8. Questions and Suggestions.

This policy is provided for your information and is not intended to limit or exclude your rights under laws and regulations applicable in India.

1. What personal information does Vista College India collect?
We may hold information relating to you that you have provided to us (such as on a registration form).
This information may include, amongst other things, your name, address, telephone numbers, email address and information on how you use our products.

2. How does Vista College India use your Personal Information?
The information that we collect from you is held in accordance with applicable laws and regulations in India. It may be used by us for a number of purposes connected with our business operations and functions, which include:

2.1 processing your application for enrollment;
2.2 enrolling you in your online course or administering your account;
2.3 billing you (unless you pay by another agreed method);
2.4 dealing with requests, enquiries or complaints and other customer care related activities and all other general administrative and business purposes;
2.5 carrying out market and product analysis and marketing our and our group companies’ products and services;
2.6 contacting you (including by post, email, fax, short text message (SMS), pager or telephone) about our products and services. For completeness we note that where such contact is via electronic means, our terms and conditions record our agreement with you that the electronic marketing messages need not include an unsubscribe facility;
2.7 registering your details and allocating or offering you rewards, discounts or other benefits and fulfilling any requests or requirements you may have in respect to Vista College India;
2.8 carrying out any activity in connection with a legal, governmental or regulatory requirement on us or in connection with legal proceedings, crime or fraud prevention, detection or prosecution;
2.9 carrying out activities connected with the running of our business such as personnel training, quality control, network monitoring, testing and maintenance of computer and other systems and in connection with the transfer of any part of our business

3. Sharing your Personal Information
There may be times when we need to disclose your personal information to third parties. If we do this, we will only disclose your information to:
3.1 any persons to whom we may be required to pass your information by reason of legal, governmental or regulatory authority including law enforcement agencies and emergency services; and
3.2 any person or organization as authorized by laws and regulations applicable in India.
The Company and/or its affiliates will share / sell some or all of the User’s personal information with another business entity, should the Company (or its assets) plan to merge with, or be acquired by that business entity, or re- organization, amalgamation, restructuring of business.

4. Protecting your personal information
We will take reasonable steps to ensure that the personal information we collect, use or disclose is accurate, complete, up-to-date and stored in a secure environment protected from unauthorized access, modification or disclosure. In case of any concerns the privacy officer can be contacted at privacy@vistacollegeindia.com.

5. Internet use
We will make every effort to maintain the security of our internet connections; however for reasons outside of our control, security risks may still arise. Any personal information transmitted to us or from our online products will therefore be your own risk; however we will use our best efforts to ensure that all such information remains secure. We cannot protect any information that you make available to the general public – for example, on message boards or in chat rooms.
Please note that when you are accessing a third party website, you should always read their privacy policy or website terms and conditions – especially if you are considering providing them with your personal information. You are also responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your passwords and/or any other account information.
We may use cookies and other interactive techniques such as web beacons to collect non-personal information about how you interact with our Website, and web- related products and services, to:

5.1 understand what you like and use about our Website;
5.2 understand what you do not like and do not use on our Website;
5.3 provide a more enjoyable, customized service and experience; and
5.4 help us develop and deliver better products and services tailored to our customers’ interests and needs.

We may use a persistent cookie to record details such as a unique user identity and general registration details on your computer. This helps us recognize you on subsequent visits to this Website so that you don’t have to re-enter your registration details each time you visit us and allows us to carry out the activities mentioned above.

Most browser technologies (such as Internet Explorer, Firefox etc) allow you to choose whether to accept cookies or not – you can either refuse all cookies or you can set your browser to alert you each time that a website tries to set a cookie.

6. Internal Service Providers

The Company may use third parties (“Internal Service Providers”) to facilitate or outsource one or more aspects of the Company’s business, product and service operations and therefore the Company may provide some personal information of the User directly to these Internal Service Providers, without intimating the User. However, the Company assures the User that these Internal Service Providers are subject to confidentiality agreements with the Company and other legal restrictions that prohibit their use of the information provided to them by the Company for any other purpose except to facilitate the specific outsourced Site related operation, unless the User has explicitly agreed or given prior permission to such third parties for additional uses. In some instances, the internal service provider may collect information directly from the User. Where the User provides additional information to an Internal Service Provider directly, then their use of the User’s personal information is governed by such Internal Service Provider’s applicable privacy policy and other documents and the Company shall not bear any responsibility for it.

8. Changes to our Privacy Policy

Vista College India also reserves the right at its sole discretion, to modify, add or remove any of the terms in the Privacy Policy without notice or liability to you. Any changes to these terms shall be effective immediately, following the posting of such changes on this Website. Your continued use of www.vistacollegeindia.com means that you accept any new or modified terms that are maintained. We would thus encourage you to re-visit the ‘Privacy Policy’ link on our Website from time to time in order to stay updated with any changes that are introduced.

8. Questions and Suggestions

Questions and Suggestions regarding this Privacy policy shall be directed to privacy@vistacollegeindia.com.

Disclaimer:

The company cannot and does not ensure that any or all of the user’s private communications and other personal information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this privacy policy. by way of example (and not by limitation), third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications, or users may abuse or misuse any personal information that they collect from the site, whether lawfully or not. therefore, although the company uses industry standard practices (and follows all relevant legislations, rules and regulations) to protect the user’s privacy, the company does not promise (and the user should not expect) that any personal information or private communications will always remain private.