What are Cookies and how do we use them?
When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed in your browser. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the website work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalised web experience.
What Cookies do we use?
We only use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for our website to function correctly They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the UCAT site. This helps us to improve the way the site works, for example, by ensuring that visitor can find the information they are looking for easily.
We do not use Functionality cookies which enable us to personalise our content to you, greet you by name, or remember your preferences. We also do not use Targeting cookies which record which pages you have followed, or links you have clicked in order for us to display advertising to you.
We do not share any information collated by our cookies above with any third parties.