Privacy Policy

1. Websites Covered

This Privacy Statement covers the information practices of websites that link to this Privacy statement: https://www.bridgecampus.com

2. Information Collected

M/s. Bridge Campus Academic Solutions (hereafter referred to as “BCAS”) provides educational information and services covering but not limited to ‘universities and / or colleges / institutes in India & Abroad’, ‘courses / programmes and / or entrance exams in India and abrade’ and ‘application process’ on its website https://www.bridgecampus.com collectively referred to as “educational information”.

BCAS collects specific information including but not limited to name of the candidate, address, phone number, email address, academic information covering but not limited to school, college / institute, university, entrance exams appeared and scores, GPA, professional information including but not limited to company name, work experience and designation (“collectively referred to as “Data About BCAS Prospective Candidates.”) from individuals who visit https://www.bridgecampus.com (“Visitors”) and individuals who register to get educational information (“Prospective Candidates”).

When expressing an interest in obtaining additional educational information BCAS may share your information and / or direct you to a third-party website (College, Institute, University and or any such entity offering such education and / or information listed in https://www.bridgecampus.com. These third parties may contact you, the prospective candidate to provide such information as inquired by the prospective candidate / visitor.

As you navigate https://www.bridgecampus.com, BCAS may also collect information through the use of commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies and Web beacons (“Websites Navigational Information”). Websites Navigational Information includes standard information from your Web browser (such as browser type and browser language), your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, and the actions you take on https://www.bridgecampus.com (such as the Web pages viewed and the links clicked).

3. Use of Information Collected

BCAS uses Data about the Prospective Candidates to provide educational information. For example, if you fill out a “Contact Me” Web form, BCAS will use the information provided to contact you to understand your educational needs and advice you / re-direct you or provide you with relevant Educational information.

BCAS may also use Data about BCAS Prospective Candidates for marketing and promotional purposes. For example, BCAS may use the data you provide to send you information regarding BCAS and its partners, information about new universities, colleges, courses and / or entrance exams, important dates / application deadlines and other relevant promotions or events.

BCAS uses Websites Navigational Information to operate and improve https://www.bridgecampus.com. BCAS may also use Websites Navigational Information alone or in combination with Data about BCAS Prospective Candidates to provide personalized information about BCAS and / or its partners.

4. Websites Navigational Information

BCAS uses commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies and Web beacons, to collect information as you navigate https://www.bridgecampus.com (“Websites Navigational Information”). This section describes the types of Websites Navigational Information that may be collected on https://www.bridgecampus.com and how this information may be used.

Cookies

BCAS uses cookies to make interactions with https://www.bridgecampus.com easy and meaningful. When you visit one of https://www.bridgecampus.com, BCAS’s servers send a cookie to your computer. Stand alone cookies do not personally identify you, they merely recognize your web browser. Unless you choose to identify yourself to BCAS, either by responding to a promotional offer, opening an account, or filling out a Web form (such as a “Contact Me” Web form), you remain anonymous to BCAS.

BCAS uses cookies that are session-based and persistent-based. Session cookies exist only during one session. They disappear from your computer when you close your browser software or turn off your computer. Persistent cookies remain on your computer after you close your browser or turn off your computer.

If you have chosen to identify yourself to BCAS, BCAS uses session cookies containing encrypted information to allow it to uniquely identify you. Each time you log into the services, a session cookie containing an encrypted, unique identifier that is tied to your account is placed in your browser. These session cookies allow BCAS to uniquely identify you when you are logged into the services and to process your requests. Session cookies are required to use the services.

BCAS uses persistent cookies that only BCAS can read and use to identify browsers that have previously visited https://www.bridgecampus.com. When you provide BCAS with personal information, a unique identifier is assigned to you. This unique identifier is associated with a persistent cookie that BCAS places on your web browser. BCAS is especially careful about the security and confidentiality of the information stored in persistent cookies. For example, BCAS does not store account numbers or passwords in persistent cookies. If you disable your web browser’s ability to accept cookies, you will be able to navigate https://www.bridgecampus.com, but you will not be able to successfully use extract in-dept educational information.

BCAS may use information from session and persistent cookies in combination with Data about BCAS Prospective Candidates to provide you with educational information you are looking for.

Web Beacons

BCAS uses Web beacons alone or in conjunction with cookies to compile information about Prospective Candidates and Visitors’ usage of https://www.bridgecampus.com and interaction with emails from BCAS. Web beacons are clear electronic images that can recognize certain types of information on your computer, such as cookies, when you viewed a particular Website tied to the Web beacon, and a description of a websites tied to the Web beacon. For example, BCAS may place Web beacons in marketing emails that notify BCAS when you click on a link in the email that directs you to https://www.bridgecampus.com or one of its partners. BCAS uses Web beacons to operate and improve https://www.bridgecampus.com and email communications.

BCAS may use information from Web beacons in combination with to provide you with information about BCAS and the Services.

IP Addresses

When you visit BCAS’s Websites, BCAS collects your Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses to track and aggregate non-personal information. For example, BCAS uses IP addresses to monitor the regions from which the Prospective Candidates and / or Visitors navigate https://www.bridgecampus.com.

BCAS also collects IP addresses from Prospective Candidates when they log into the Services as part of BCAS’s “Identity Confirmation” and “IP Range Restrictions” security features.

Third Party Cookies

From time-to-time, BCAS engages third parties to track and analyze usage and volume statistical information from individuals who visit https://www.bridgecampus.com. BCAS may also use other third-party cookies to track the performance of its advertisements. The information provided to third parties does not include personal information, but this information may be re-associated with personal information after BCAS receives it.

BCAS also contracts with third-party advertising networks that collect IP addresses and other Websites Navigational Information on https://www.bridgecampus.com & emails and on third-party Websites. Ad-networks follow your online activities over time by collecting Websites Navigational Information through automated means, including through the use of cookies. They use this information to provide advertisements about products and services tailored to your interests. You may see these advertisements on other Websites. This process also helps us manage and track the effectiveness of our marketing efforts.

5. Public Forums, Refer a Friend, and Candidates Testimonials

BCAS may provide bulletin boards, blogs, or chat rooms on https://www.bridgecampus.com. Any personal information you choose to submit in such a forum may be read, collected, or used by others who visit these forums, and may be used to send you unsolicited messages. BCAS is not responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these forums.

Prospective Candidates and Visitors may elect to use BCAS’s referral program to inform friends about https://www.bridgecampus.com. When using the referral program, BCAS requests the friend’s name and email address. BCAS will automatically send the friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit https://www.bridgecampus.com and / or its partners. BCAS does not store this information.

BCAS posts a list of Prospective Candidates and testimonials on https://www.bridgecampus.com that contain information such as Candidates names and titles. BCAS obtains the consent of each Candidate prior to posting any information on such a list or posting testimonials.

6. Sharing of Information Collected

Unless described in this privacy statement, BCAS does not share, sell, rent, or trade any information provided with third parties for their promotional purposes. BCAS may share Data about BCAS Prospective Candidates with BCAS’s advertising / sponsoring partners (“clients”) so that these clients can contact Prospective Candidates and Visitors who have provided contact information on our behalf. BCAS may also share Data about BCAS Prospective Candidates with BCAS’s clients to ensure the quality of information provided.

From time to time, BCAS may partner with other clients to jointly offer educational information, products and / or services. If you specifically express interest in a jointly-offered educational information, product or service from BCAS, BCAS may share Data about BCAS Prospective Candidates collected in connection with your interest with our joint promotion partner(s). BCAS does not control the clients use of the Data about BCAS Prospective Candidates we collect, and their use of the information will be in accordance with their own privacy policies. If you do not wish for your information to be shared in this manner, you may opt to our ‘DND’ service.

7. Communications Preferences

BCAS offers Prospective Candidates and Visitors who provide contact information a means to choose how BCAS uses the information provided. You may manage your receipt of marketing and non-transactional communications by clicking here on the “unsubscribe” link located on the bottom of BCAS’s marketing emails. Additionally, you may send a request specifying your communications preferences to support@bridgecampus.com. Prospective Candidates cannot opt out of receiving transactional emails related to their account with BCAS or the Services unless they choose to permenantly close their account with BCAS.

8. Correcting and Updating Your Information

Prospective Candidates may update or change their registration information by editing their user, educational or organization record. To update Billing Information or have your registration information deleted, please email support@bridgecampus.com. Requests to access, change, or delete your information will be handled within 30 days.

9. Candidates Data

BCAS Prospective Candidates may electronically submit data or information to the Services for hosting and processing purposes (“Candidates Data”). BCAS will not review, share, distribute, or reference any such Candidates Data except as provided in the BCAS Master Subscription Agreement, or as may be required by law. In accordance with the BCAS Master Subscription Agreement, BCAS may access Candidates Data only for the purpose of providing the Services, preventing or addressing service or technical problems, at a Candidates’ request in connection with Candidates support matters, or as may be required by law.

10. Changes to this Privacy Statement

BCAS reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement. BCAS will provide notification of the material changes to this Privacy Statement through https://www.bridgecampus.comat least thirty (30) business days prior to the change taking effect.