Why do we collect your data?
We collect and process your information in order to process your application, assess your suitability to attend one of our courses, and communicate with you about decisions on your application, and about preparing for university.
We also have a duty to report to statutory authorities on data such as the qualifications our applicants enter university with.
We may collect your personal data in a number of ways, for example:
- From third parties, for example from your previous or current school, sixth form college, university or employers who may provide a reference about you or who may sponsor your studies.
How your data is held?
Your personal data is held within our university records database and accessed by staff within the admissions department in Academic Services and by admissions staff within the academic school. It will also be held within Student CRM which is the system used to send our communications to applicants and facilitate bookings for applicant days and will be accessed by the university staff that manage these processes and systems.
All data relating to applicants is held within the EEA and will not be transferred outside of the EEA.