What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file that is stored on your computer’s hard drive. The file assists with web traffic analysis, improve the users’ browsing experience and identifying users in response to their requested web-pages as they navigate across the website. The website can tailor its information to your needs by gathering and remembering your preferences and storing that data within a cookie.
The data stored in a cookie is usually an identifier, being a combination of letters and numbers.
Cookies may either be ‘persistent’ or ‘session’ based. A persistent cookie will be used throughout your browsing experience, stored by the browser and will remain valid until its expiry date or deleted by the user. A session cookie is only valid for the duration of the session and will expire once the web-browser is closed.
For further information about cookies and details how to remove or disable cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org
Dependent upon your web-browser settings, our website shall issue cookies as soon as you visit our website. Most web-browsers automatically accept cookies; however this can be changed within your browser settings. If cookies have been disabled and are refused, some functionality of our website may not function as expected.
All cookies that are used on our website (except within our online exam entry system) only collect anonymous information and do not collect any personal information.
They do not give us access to your computer.
Cookies on this website
Our website uses Google Analytics. Google Analytics generates statistical data and other information about the websites use through cookies. The information related to our website is used to create reports about the usage of the website. View further information about Google Analytics cookies
Our cookies will usually expire within 2 years after your visit, unless you choose to delete them.
For further information regarding cookies, as well as how to enable/disable and delete them, instructions are featured at www.aboutcookies.org
Cookies can be blocked through your settings in your Web browser. However, blocking cookies may reduce functionality when accessing certain features.