Privacy policy

Who we are

We are Swiss School of Higher Education (SSHE SA).
You can find our contact details at the contacts page.

We are the Data Controller of your personal data according to this policy.

What are cookies?

Due to the continuous improvement of the comfort of using the Websites, some of their elements may use cookies. These are small text files sent to the User’s computer to identify him, and to correct and speed up certain operations. Cookies are stored on the User’s device, helping to identify the User and to adapt the website to the User’s personal preferences. Most cookies contain the website address, storage time and a unique number. Other information collected automatically when the Users visit the Websites include IP address, domain name, browser type, operating system, etc. This data is collected by means of cookies, among other things. They are used to optimise the user experience and to collect anonymous, collective statistics that are used to better understand user preferences and improve the quality of the website.

How you can control cookies?

By default, standard web browsers allow Users to store cookies on their device. If the User does not agree to the use of cookies, the settings of the browser should be changed. The User may also change these settings in such a way that the browser automatically accepts cookies or notifies the User about any attempt to save cookies on the device. More information about the settings for cookies can be found in the browser information. Disabling the storage of cookies on a browser does not prevent the User from accessing the Websites, but it may cause some inconvenience in using them.

How do we use cookies?

We may collect technical data about details of your visit to the website and information collected through cookies and other tracking technologies including, but not limited to, your IP address and domain name, your browser version and operating system, traffic data, location data, web logs, products you have searched or seen, response times of pages, download errors, duration of visits to certain pages, information about interaction with pages (such as scrolling, clicking and hovering over something), other communication data, and the resources that you access. We might also place a “cookie” on your hard drive that will help us to identify you when you return to the site and allow us to tailor content to your personal preferences. If you do not wish to use “cookies” you may disable this option in your Internet browser settings. Also you can removed it from your computer.

Information we may collect about you

Personal Information that we have obtained from you or from another source.

This may include the following:

Your full name; Your age and sex; Who you work for and your function or department.; Your address, phone number, email address or other contact information (this information may refer to your work or to you personally, depending on the nature of our relationship with you or the person for whom you work); Your studies background; Your career and current position; Your language

Information we obtain from communications with us:

Information about you that you give us by communicating with us by phone, email, through our website, social networks or otherwise; Information you give us or we obtain when you use our website, apply for information or to join our educational institution, provide us with goods or services, ask about a product, place an order, participate in a survey or promotion, contact us to report a problem, or do any of these things on behalf of the person for whom you work; Information regarding our relationships with you or the person for whom you work

We can discuss information regarding our relationships with you or the person for whom you work, such as:

Information regarding transactions with us related to you or the person for whom you work (for example, information about goods or services that we have provided to you or the person for whom you work or that we have obtained from you or the person for whom you work); Information about events to which you or the people related to you are invited, and your preferences and personal information to the extent that such information is pertinent to organize and manage these events (for example, dietary requirements).

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or other rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

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. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we week to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

Your consent
By using our site or contacting the organization in any other way, you consent to our privacy policy.
And we consider that you agree to use cookies or your personal information.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of 25th May 2018 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

This policy was last modified on 2019-06-26.