Privacy Policy

Bloomsbury International UK Ltd. is committed to protecting the data we hold on our clients, students, customers and partners.


To comply with our obligations under the Data Protection Act 1998 and any other relevant legislation;

To keep your personal information and the business you do with us in strict confidence;

To obtain your personal information lawfully, fairly, and without bias, in a secure fashion;

To maintain our records to the best of our ability while adhering to standards of privacy;

To only partner with technology providers and data warehousing companies who both respect our privacy policy and provide similar adherence to the safe guards laid out in the Data Protection Act 1998.

We pledge not to use your data for any other purpose than our core business practices. We also pledge not to sell your data to any outside agency without your written consent.


Any information collected about you will be treated as confidential and will only be used as follows:

For considering any applications you make to us and for the administration of your course;
For statistical analysis;
For marketing purposes, except where you tell us not to;


Bloomsbury International UK Ltd. processes applications from our website and internally on our systems using the latest secure data techniques. We are advised by IT security analysts to ensure the protection of our data and we conform to regular Intrusion Detection and Vulnerability assessments.


In order to maintain quality of service for customers and provide a better user experience, collects certain information about visitors to its website using cookies.

A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enables the server to collect information back from the browser and help us to provide him/her with the best possible experience.

Cookies can be utilised to make visiting a website more personal and efficient. For instance,
- displaying relevant navigation settings
- remembering your preferences
- improving the overall user experience

The cookies used by

  • Functional cookies
    These are cookies which enable users to view, use the functions on the websites and remember settings to improve their visits.
  • Analytic cookies
    These cookies help us to improve service and overall user experiences. The cookies collect information about the way in which visitors use, including information about the browser usage, new visitor numbers, most visited pages, response to marketing activity and browsing times. Web Analytics cookies are one example of this type of cookie.
  • Marketing and other cookies
    We also use marketing cookies to show visitors our own and selected third parties’ advertisements on other websites (remarketing), potentially based on which pages they have visited. These cookies are typically placed by trusted third parties.
    These cookies are used to
    - show relevant and personalised advertisements based on your visits to
    - measure the effectiveness of online advertising campaigns

Social Media

We offer a share page widget on all of our web pages for Facebook, Google+ and Twitter. This allows you, the visitor, to easily share information that you are interested in with your friends, family and social networks. These sites may set a cookie when you are logged into their services. We have no control or liability over these cookies set, so you should check with the relevant third party’s cookie policy for more information.

How to decline the use of cookies?

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.

To learn how to change your setting of cookies, please visit

Please note that, if you adjust the cookie settings for, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of our site afterwards.

How do I opt out of online behavioural advertising?

There are a number of sites which can help you opt out of online behavioural advertising from the third-party advertising agencies that operate online behavioural advertising for website publishers. You can opt out of a third-party vendor's use of cookies by visiting


If you have any queries about our Privacy Statement you should contact our data controller by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or write to us at 6-7 Southampton Place, London WC1A 2DB, UK.