1. What is a cookie?
There are two types of cookies session cookies and persistent cookies. These cookies may be set by our web site ('first party cookies') or by other web sites which provide content on the page you are viewing ('third party cookies')
2. What types of cookies does Warwick Business School's web site use?
|Category of use||Description|
|Preference||Preference cookies help our Website to remember information that changes the way the site behaves or looks, for instance, by remembering what type of device you are using to browse our site we can ensure that the site displays correctly.|
|Security||We use security / registration cookies to authenticate users|
|Processes||These are the cookies which help make our Website work. Simple functions such as navigating around web pages or accessing secure areas of the Website would not be possible without these cookies.|
We use Google analytics to gather information about site usage. The information we gather includes but is not limited to; whether or not you have visited the site before; the pages you have accessed; the referring Website. Dotmailer ROI tracking reports referrals generated by our email campaigns. Our emails may contain a single, campaign-unique "web beacon pixel" to tell us whether our emails are opened and verify any clicks through to links or advertisements within the email. We also use Double Click for Advertiser Floodlight tags (DFA) to make advertising more engaging, valuable and to improve reporting on campaign performance. DFA is used for advertising we serve outside of the WBS domain to help determine how many people click on our ads and end up purchasing/applying for our products or courses on either our Website or partner sites. We do not generate information that can identify you personally or link your browsing between other non WBS related sites. The cookies persist for a limited time. For more information see the Cookies and Google analytics page or the About Floodlight page.
|Remarketing||We use Remarketing to serve our adverts to visitors that have loaded specific pages on our website. Our adverts will appear across the Google Display Network, triggered by a cookie that is added to your browser upon loading certain pages. Membership duration can be up to 90 days, however we tend to set a 30 or 45 day term as a standard. The Cookie we use will not persist past the above mentioned period. If you visit our pages again after this period the membership may be renewed. We do not correlate personally identifiable information with remarketing lists, cookies, or other anonymous identifiers. If you object to this and wish to opt out you can visit Googles Ads Preferences Manager|
(third party cookies)
|Cookies such as those created and read by a social sharing plug-ins. These are used to provide analytics data and a more personalised sharing experience.|
|Other third party cookies||
We also sometimes embed photos and video content from third party web sites such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Flickr. As a result, when you visit one of our pages containing such content, you may be presented with cookies from these web sites. We don't control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party's web site for more information.
We don’t sell the information collected by cookies, nor do we disclose the information to third parties, except where required by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies).
3. What to do if you don't want cookies to be set
4. Still want more?
If you would like to see the list of cookies that may be applied to your device when visiting the WBS web site please see our latest cookie list.