Terms and conditions for students

 

Terms and conditions for students of UNUGP

Your use of this and other connected websites of UNUGP is subject to the terms and conditions as set out below, including, but not limited to the documents that are referred to in some of the clauses.

You should read the terms and conditions carefully before you access any website or participate in any chat room, newsgroup, bulletin board, mailing list, transaction or other on-line forum of UNUGP.

By using these websites, you acknowledge that you have read these terms and conditions and agree to be bound by and comply with them.

You may download, view and print content from the UNUGP websites for private study and lawful purposes only. You undertake not to share the material provided for your academic purposes.

All the work, trademarks and databases on this website, including but not limited to, software, text, graphics, icons, hyperlinks and designs are proprietary of or licensed to UNUGP and as such are protected from infringement by local and international legislation and treaties. Subject to the rights afforded to you herein, all other rights to all intellectual property on this site are expressly reserved.

When you visit the UNUGP website and during that visit complete a web form to request information or when you send an e-mail to UNUGP, and do not explicitly request a non-electronic communication medium, you consent to receiving communications from UNUGP electronically and agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications sent by UNUGP satisfy any legal requirements, including, but not limited to the requirement that such communications should be “in writing”.

You acknowledge and accept that the action to click on specified buttons on certain web forms on the UNUGP sites may constitute an expression of intent or other statement.

Hyperlinks provided on UNUGP sites to other sites are provided as is and UNUGP does not necessarily agree with, edit or sponsor the content on such web pages. UNUGP disclaims any responsibility for the materials contained in such linked websites. You may use the online feedback form to notify UNUGP of any content on such linked sites that may be offensive or illegal.

It is expressly prohibited for any person, business, entity or website to represent any page on this website, including the home page, in any way whatsoever, such as framing, on their website so that it appears to be their own information.

The use of search technology, such as “web-crawlers” or “web-spiders”, to search and gain information from this website is not permitted if such technology will result in slowing down this website or infringe the intellectual property rights of the Institute.

UNUGPL makes no representations or warranties, implied or otherwise, that, amongst others, the content and technology available from this website are free from errors or omissions or that the service will be 100% uninterrupted and error free. Users are encouraged to report any possible malfunctions and errors.

These websites are supplied on an “as is” basis and the user agrees that the sites are used at own risk. These sites have not been compiled or supplied to meet the user’s individual requirements. It is the sole responsibility of the user to satisfy himself or herself that the service available from and through these websites will meet the user’s individual requirements and will be compatible with the user’s hardware and/or software.

Information, ideas and opinions expressed on this site should not be regarded as professional advice or the official opinion of UNUGP unless the contrary is expressly indicated.

All items purchased from UNUGP, including study material, are made pursuant to agreements with shipping, delivery or transmission agents and risk of loss pass from UNUGP to such agents upon delivery of any item to such carrier.

Neither UNUGP nor any of its agents or representatives shall be liable for any damage, loss or liability of whatsoever nature arising from the use or inability to use any product sold on this website.

UNUGP does not screen or edit all the content, including postings of any kind, on the various UNUGP sites and does not accept any liability for illegal, defamatory or obscene content. You are encouraged to use the online feedback form to notify UNUGP of any content that may be offensive or illegal.

No information or data on this web site is an offer to do business, but is merely an invitation to do business.

No agreements shall be concluded merely by sending a data message to UNUGP. Valid agreements require an acceptance of an offer from UNUGP.

No e-mail message shall be deemed to have been received by the institution until the complete data message enters the UNUGP mail server and is capable of being retrieved and processed by the addressee.

The fees, relevant levies and other costs for study units (courses, modules and programmes) and prices, taxes and shipping costs for other products of UNUGP may be stated on various web pages on the UNUGP sites or communicated to you directly. These amounts are subject to change.

Import duties may be payable by recipients of goods in foreign countries. UNUGP does not have knowledge of and therefore does not provide information on such levies. Such payments are the sole responsibility of the students.

The turnaround time for admission to and registration for postgraduate studies is not guaranteed due to the complexities of the admissions process, including the verification of credentials.

The delivery times for study material, library material and other auxiliary goods will be effected within 30 days after receipt of an application, request or order, subject to seasonal peaks and/or delays at customs.

Only requests for credit card payments may be accepted via the UNUGP websites. These requests are processed offline at a later stage.

Various other offline payment options, such as direct bank deposits and cheque payments, are available to prospective students and the buyers of other products.

There are no refunds on course fees that have been made. If a student encounters a difficulty to complete the course of study or degree on time he or she may apply for an extension which will amount to a maximum of four years from date of registration. Thereafter the count will not remain active.

The terms of agreement will apply for the period that a person is a registered student at UNUGP or until other transactions, such as the purchasing or borrowing of goods from UNUGP, has been concluded according to the terms that apply to such transactions.

Higher studies of UNUGP is competitive and is a collaborative endeavor  which is a network of over 102 institutions worldwide with current headquarters in Colombo, Sri Lanka, with Regional Chancellors worldwide.

These Terms and Conditions of Use constitute the entire agreement between UNUGP and you, the user of this web site. Any failure by UNUGP to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall in no way constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

In the event that any term or condition of the use of this website is not fully enforceable or valid for any reason, such term(s) or condition(s) shall be severable from the remaining terms and conditions. The remaining terms and conditions shall not be affected by such unenforceability or invalidity and shall remain enforceable and applicable.

UNUGP is committed to protecting our users’ privacy.

UNUGP only collects personal information when users provide such information voluntarily, e.g. when they wish to register for studies at the Institute, when they register to use the online services or when they request information and wish to receive such information via e-mail.

In some cases non-personal information, such as the user’s domain and IP-address is stored on the user’s computer as a cookie-file and in a statistics file on the web sever. This information is used to improve the service offered to users.

The collected personal information is stored in databases to which access is strictly controlled and only staff, who in the course of their duties need to have access to such information.

No personal information about a user will be disclosed to third parties without the user’s permission or due process.

By using this website, the user consents to the following:

UNUGP may use personal information about the user to communicate with the user from time to time.

UNUGP may use the user’s information for non-personal statistical purposes.

Registered students may view their own personal and other study-related information through the my UNUGP system.

All reasonable steps will be taken to secure a user’s information

Users undertake not to divulge their usernames and passwords to any other person.

It is expressly prohibited for any person, business, or entity to gain or attempt to gain unauthorised access to any information on this website, or to deliver or attempt to deliver any unauthorised, damaging or malicious code to this website. Any person who delivers or attempts to deliver any unauthorised, damaging or malicious code to this website or attempts to gain unauthorised access to any page on this website shall be held criminally liable, and in the event that UNUGP should suffer any damage or loss, civil damages will be claimed.

All requests for credit card payments are encrypted with latest encryption technology. The company registration documents and the site’s registered domain name are checked and verified periodically.

UNUGP expressly reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to alter and/or amend any criteria, information, prices and rates quoted on its websites without prior notice.

UNUGP may, in its sole discretion, change the terms and conditions of using its websites at any time without prior notice.

In the event of any dispute of any nature whatsoever arising between the parties on any matter provided for in, or arising out of this agreement, laws of the Netherlands will apply and the appropriate courts of the Netherlands will have jurisdiction.

This agreement shall commence when the user starts using the UNUGP websites and continues indefinitely until terminated by UNUGP hereto.

 

 

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