COOKIES POLICY

 

This website, like most websites on the Internet, uses cookies to improve the user experience. Below you will find information about what cookies are, what kind of cookies this website uses, how you can disable cookies in your browser, and how to specifically disable the installation of third-party cookies. If you can not find the specific information you are looking for, please contact us at  dpo.cit@upc.edu.

​What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that are sent and stored on the hard drive of the user’s computer, smartphone, tablet, or connected television through their browser when connected to a website.

​Cookies can be used to collect and store user data while connected to facilitate the services requested and that are not usually kept (session cookies), or to preserve user data for other types of future services that can be preserved indefinitely (persistent cookies). The cookies can be owned or from third parties.

Their functions can be very varied: store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, allow certain technical features, and so on. Sometimes, cookies are used to store basic information about the browsing habits of users or their devices, to the extent, depending on the case, of being able to recognize them.

Why are they important?

Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow web pages to work more efficiently and adapted to user preferences, such as storing their language or the currency of their country. In addition, they can help those websites owners to improve the services they offer, thanks to the statistical information they collect through them.

How do we use cookies?

There are several types of cookies:

Technical cookies that facilitate user navigation and the use of the different options or services offered by the website, such as identifying the session, allowing access to certain areas, facilitating orders, purchasing, completing forms, registration, security, facilitating functions (videos, social networks, etc.).

These cookies do not imply the processing of personal data.

CIT UPC uses technical cookies on this website.

Registration cookies are generated when you register or log in to a website. They are proprietary cookies that identify you as a registered user and indicate when you have identified yourself on 

Personalization cookies allow users to access the services according to their preferences (language, browser, configuration, etc.) so that they do not have to reconfigure them each time they visit our website.

These cookies do not imply the processing of personal data.

CIT UPC does not use personalization cookies on this website.

Analysis cookies allow anonymous analysis of the behavior of web users and that allow to monitor the activity of users and create browsing profiles with the objective of improving websites.

Either treated by us or by third parties, for example, they allow to quantify the number of visitors and statistically analyze the use made by users of our services. Thanks to them we can study the navigation through our website, and thus improve the presentation and access to the content we offer.

This analysis is carried out using tools provided by third parties, from which you can obtain more information about their privacy policies at:

Google Analytics (http://www.google.com/intl/es/policies/technologies/cookies/)

Geolocation cookies are used by programs that try to geographically locate the situation of the computer, smartphone, tablet, or connected television, to offer you anonymous content and services in a totally anonymous manner.

CIT UPC does not use geolocation cookies on this website.

Customized advertising cookies that, either treated by us or by third parties, might allow us to effectively manage the advertising spaces of our website, adapting the content of the advertisement to the content of the requested service to the behavior and browsing habits of each user on our website. Thanks to them we can know their browsing profile on the internet and show each of them personalized advertising.

CIT UPC does not use customized advertising cookies on this website.