A “cookie” is a file of a limited size text file and is sent by an Internet server to the browser’s cookie file, located on your computer hard drive (or another device connected to the Internet, such as a smartphone or tablet) when you view this Website.
Information is saved in this text file, such as your choice of language on our Website. When you visit the Website again, this cookie ensures the Website recognizes your browser and can for example retain your choice of language.
Cookies usually also have an expiration date. For example, some cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser (so-called session cookies), while others can be stored longer on your computer, sometimes until you delete them manually (so-called permanent cookies).
1. Why are cookies used by this Website?
Analytical and marketing cookies.
Third Party cookies
2. What cookies are used on this Website?
1. Essential cookies
These cookies are necessary for purely technical reasons to allow a normal visit of the Website. Given the technical necessity, an information obligation solely applies, and these cookies are saved from the moment you access the Website. Their duration is limited to your usage of the Website.
You can find information on the essential cookies that we apply here or in our Cookie Banner.
2. Functional, analytical and performance related cookies
You can find information on the functional, analytical and performance related cookies here and in our Cookie Banner.
3. Marketing and social media cookies
All non-essential cookies are subject to your informed consent, which you can withdraw at any time.
3. How can you manage the cookies used by the Website
If you wish to decline the use of non-essential cookies on our Website or if delete or authorize new non-essential cookies on your device, (i) you can do so via our cookie banner and (ii) you can also modify your browser settings in order to block the cookies or to alert you when cookies are sent to your device.
Cookies may be managed in different ways. Please refer to your browser’s instructions for further information on how to set or modify your browser’s settings:
If you disable cookies used by our Website, this may affect you when you browse the Website (for example, you may not be able to view certain parts of the Website or receive personalized information when you view the Website).
5. Contact Details
Our DPO contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail:
Universiteit Hasselt (Attn. Data Protection Officer)
If you feel your privacy rights have been harmed in any way, please reach out to us.
Alternatively, you have the right to submit a complaint with the Belgian data protection authority:
Belgian Data Protection Authority
Rue de la Presse 35
1000 Brussels, Belgium