Website Privacy and Cookie Statement
Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) respects your right to privacy. This statement relates to the main Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology website (www.gmit.ie) including all sub pages, there may be links to other websites for which GMIT does not have editorial responsibility or control e.g student organisations, therefore we advise you to review their policies before providing personal information.
GMIT will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your permission. Any personal information you do volunteer will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the GDPR (EU) 2016/679.
GMIT may revise this privacy statement at any time, with any changes posted here, you should therefore periodically check this policy for the most recent statement.
• Information collected and how we use it
Any personal information you provide will only be used by GMIT in accordance with the purpose for which you provided it.
Information on internet traffic is collected routinely by GMIT and by its service providers (e.g. HEAnet). It can include your IP address, information relating to your requests e.g. date and time, referrer, browser used, request type and details of request size. It is not used to gather identifiable personal information on individual website visitors. This technical information is used to manage the website (troubleshoot bugs) and where necessary investigate potential computer misuse or breaches in GMIT regulations. The information may be used for the purposes of evaluating your use of the GMIT website and to improve our website service to you.
You can opt-out to the creation of a user profile, Hotjar’s storing of data about your usage of our site and Hotjar’s use of tracking cookies on other websites by following this opt-out link.
GMIT will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have informed you, have your permission or are required by law. Information may be shared with third parties who are under contract to act for us.
Further information on our rights under the Data Protection legislation is available at: http://www.gmit.ie/information-compliance
If you believe the information we are holding on you is incorrect or you require further information about how we use your information please contact email@example.com
CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY STATEMENT
We may update this privacy statement from time to time. Please visit this page periodically for updates.
Updated 09 December 2020
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|CONSENT||YouTube||Used to detect if the visitor has accepted the marketing category in the cookie banner. This cookie is necessary for GDPR-compliance of the website.||5948 days||HTTP Cookie|
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|SSOCOOKIEPULLED||Microsoft||This cookie is necessary for the login function on the website.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|stsservicecookie||Microsoft||Used in connection with the synchronisation between the website and third-party Data Management Platform. The cookie serves to monitor this process for security reasons.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
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Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
|_ga||www.gmit.ie||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|_gat||www.gmit.ie||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|_gid||www.gmit.ie||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress||Hotjar||This cookie is used to count how many times a website has been visited by different visitors - this is done by assigning the visitor an ID, so the visitor does not get registered twice.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|_hjFirstSeen||Hotjar||This cookie is used to determine if the visitor has visited the website before, or if it is a new visitor on the website.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|_hjid||Hotjar||Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes.||1 year||HTML Local Storage|
|_hjIncludedInPageviewSample||Hotjar||Used to detect whether the user navigation and interactions are included in the website’s data analytics.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|_hjIncludedInSessionSample||Hotjar||Registers data on visitors' website-behaviour. This is used for internal analysis and website optimization.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|_hjRecordingLastActivity||www.gmit.ie||Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes.||Session||HTML Local Storage|
|_hjTLDTest||Hotjar||Registers statistical data on users' behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
|ce_clock||www.gmit.ie||Sets a timestamp for when the visitor entered the website. This is used for analytical purposes on the website.||Persistent||HTML Local Storage|
|fpc||Microsoft||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||29 days||HTTP Cookie|
|hjViewportId||www.gmit.ie||Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes.||Session||HTML Local Storage|
|vuid||Vimeo||Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as which pages have been read.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|wfeSessionId||Microsoft||Stores data on the time spent on the website and its sub-pages, during the current session.||Session||HTTP Cookie|
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.
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|IDE||Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
|MC1||Microsoft||Used by Microsoft to keep statistics on what pages the user has visited and how often an ad click leads to a purchase or other actions on the advertiser's website.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
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|MSFPC||Microsoft||Used widely by Microsoft as a unique user ID. The cookie enables user tracking by synchronising the ID across many Microsoft domains.||1 year||HTTP Cookie|
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