If you wish not to agree with any of the terms and conditions of this Policy, kindly refrain from using the Website/Application/Services.
User Provided Information
The Website/Application/Services records the information you provide when you download and register for the Website/Application/Services. When you register with us, you generally provide (a)your name, age, email address, phone number, password and your ward’s educational interests; (b)transaction-related information, such as when you make purchases, respond to any offers, or download or use applications from us; (c)information you provide us when you contact us for help; (d)information you enter into its system when using the Website/Application/Services, such as while asking doubts, participating in discussions and taking tests. The said information collected from the users could be categorized as "Personal Information", "Sensitive Personal Information" and "Associated Information". Personal Information, Sensitive Personal Information and Associated Information (each as individually defined under this Information Technology (Reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) Rules, 2011 (The Data Protection Rules) shall collectively be referred to as "Information" in this Policy.
AKS IAS may use this Information to contact you from time to time, to provide you with the Services, important information, required notices and marketing promotions. AKS IAS will request you when it needs more information that personally identifies you (personal information) or allows us to contact you.
AKS IAS will not differentiate between who is using the device to access the Website/Application/Services, so long as the log in/access credentials match with yours. In order to make the best use of the Website/Application/Services and enable your Information to be captured accurately on the Website/Application/Services, it is essential that you have logged in using your own credentials.
AKS IAS will, at all times, provide the option to you, not to provide the Personal Information or Sensitive Personal Information, which it seeks from you. Further, you can, at any time while using the Website/Application/Services, also have an option to withdraw your consent given earlier to it, to use such Personal Information or Sensitive Personal Information. Withdrawal of the consent by you is required to be sent in writing to us. In any such event, AKS IAS fully reserves the right to withdraw further usage of the Website/Application or provide any further Services thereunder to you.
Automatically Collected Information
In addition, the Website/Application/Services may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile devices unique device ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browsers you use, and information about the way you use the Website/Application/Services. As is true for most Mobile applications, AKS IAS also collects other relevant information as per the permissions that you provide.
AKS IAS uses an outside credit card processing company to bill you for the services availed by you. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information of you for any other purpose.
Use of your Personal Information
AKS IAS uses the collected Information to analyze trends, to conduct research, to administer the Website/Application/Services, to learn about each user’s learning patterns and movements around the Website/Application/Service and to gather demographic information and usage behaviour about its user base as a whole.
AKS IAS may use the individual data and behavior patterns combined with personal information to provide you with personalized content, and better your learning objectives/experience. Third parties provide certain services which we may use to analyze the data and information you provide to personalize, drive insights and help it better your experience or reach out to you with more value added applications, products, information and services. However, these third party companies do not have any independent right to share this information. AKS IAS does not sell, trade or rent your Information to any third party unless, we have been expressly authorized by you either in writing or electronically to do so. AKS IAS may at times provide aggregate statistics about its customers, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third parties, however this information when disclosed will be in an aggregate form and does not contain any of your Personally Identifiable Information.
AKS IAS will occasionally send email notices or contact you to communicate about its Services and concerned benefits, as they are considered an essential part of the Services you have chosen.
AKS may Disclose Information:
As required by law, when it believes in good faith that the disclosure is necessary to protect its rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, address security or technical issues or respond to a government request; with its trusted services providers who work on its behalf, do not have an independent use of the information AKS IAS discloses to them, and have agreed to and adhered to the rules set forth in this Policy; to protect against imminent harm to the rights, property or safety of the Website/Application/ AKS IAS or its users or the public as required or permitted by law. Any portion of the Information containing personal data relating to minors provided by you shall be deemed to be given with the consent of the minor’s legal guardian. Such consent is deemed to be provided by your registration with AKS IAS.
Access to your Personal Information
AKS IAS will provide you with the means to ensure that your Personal Information is correct and current. If you have filled out a user profile, it will provide an obvious way for you to access and change your profile from its Website/Application/Services. AKS IAS adopts stringent security measures to protect your password from being exposed or disclosed to anyone. Only upon you forgetting the password for its Website/Application/Services, AKS IAS will have a right to reset the same to you with your prior approval as per standard web practices
Cookies - Opt-Out Policy
Many web browsers automatically accept cookies, but most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. If you choose to disable cookies, please note that some parts of our site may not function as effectively or may be considerably slower.
When you use certain features on its website like the discussion forums and you post or share your personal information such as comments, messages, files, photos, will be available to all users, and will be in the public domain. All such sharing of information is done at your own risk. Please keep in mind that if you disclose personal information in your profile or when posting on its forums this information may become publicly available.
When you access AKS IAS's Website, its servers automatically record information that your browser sends whenever you visit a website. These server logs may include information such as your web request, internet protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser.
When you send an email or other communication to AKS IAS, it may retain those communications in order to process your inquiries, respond to your requests and improve our Services.
Changes to our Privacy Statement
By using our site, you consent to the collection and use of the above information by us. If we decide to change our Privacy Statement, we will post an amended Privacy Statement on our site so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we disclose this information. Unless otherwise provided below, the revised terms will take effect when they are posted. Once any changes that we make to this Privacy Statement become effective, your continued use of the Website/Application/Services after such time will signify your acceptance of the new terms. If we make a significant or material change in the way we use your personal information, the change will be posted on our site thirty (30) days prior to taking effect.
AKS IAS believes that, every user of our Website/Application/Services must be in a position to provide an informed consent prior to providing any Information required for the use of the Website/Application/Services. By registering with it, you are expressly consenting to its collection, processing, storing, disclosing and handling of your information as set forth in this Policy now and as amended by us. Processing, your information in any way, including, but not limited to, collecting, storing, deleting, using, combining, sharing, transferring and disclosing information, all of which activities will take place in India. If you reside outside India your information will be transferred, processed and stored in accordance with the applicable data protection laws of India.
AKS IAS team shall undertake all reasonable efforts to address your grievances at the earliest possible opportunity. You may reach out to us on firstname.lastname@example.org, in case of any queries.
AKS IAS may alert you by email or phone (through sms/call) to inform you about new service offerings or other information which it perceives might be useful for you. If, at any time after registering for information or ordering our services, you change your mind about receiving information from us or about our use of information volunteered by you, you can opt-out by emailing us your request at Customer Service at email@example.com