UK University Search Terms and Conditions
Version date: 21/05/2018
1.0 Definitions of Terms used in these Terms and Conditions.
1.1 ‘UK University Search’ means UK Uni Search Limited.
1.2 ‘We’, ‘Our’, or ‘Us’ means UK Uni Search Ltd (registered number 02471319), with a trading address of:
UK Uni Search Ltd,
The Screen Works Room 102,
22 Highbury Grove,
and any current employee of UK Uni Search Ltd who is operating on its behalf.
1.3 We can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
1.4 ‘Our Website’ means www.ukuniversitysearch.com and any pages that begin with this URL. Our website is owned and operated by UK Uni Search Limited.
1.5 ‘Member’ means any person who uses Our Website or Our services, who has registered with Our Website and has therefore created an individual user account.
1.6 ‘Visitor’ means any person who uses Our Website or Our services, who is not a Member, or who is a Member but has not signed into their account on Our Website.
1.7 ‘Users’ means Members and Visitors.
1.8 "Content" refers to all data, text, logos, artwork, software, documents, images, photographs and other materials you may upload to or download from our website.
2.1 By using Our Website, all Users agree to accept these terms and agree to abide by them. Please stop using our website if you do not agree to these terms.
2.2 We reserve the right at all times to vary, change, alter, amend, add to or remove any of these Terms. If we do, we will notify you on our home page. Please also check back regularly for updates: you can easily determine whether changes have been made by confirming the version date at the top of these terms. Your continued use of Our Website means that you agree to these terms, as revised.
2.4 These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
2.5 These Terms shall be construed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. The courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction in relation to any claim, dispute or other matters arising therefrom, without prejudice to Our right to bring proceedings in the courts of the country of residence of any user of Our Website.
2.5 Our Website and its original content, features, and functionality are protected by international copyright, and other intellectual property or proprietary rights laws.
2.6 The failure by us to exercise any right or remedy under these terms and conditions shall not constitute a waiver of that right or remedy.
3.1 Although portions of our website may be visited by any Visitor, you will need to register as a Member to or use all of the university search tool features or to attend one of our events. Registration on our website is free.
3.2 To register as a Member, you must either:
Confirm that you are over 16 years of age; by entering your date of birth.
if you are less that 16 years of age, please see Section 5, below.
3.3 You agree that any information you provide to us about yourself upon registration or at any other time will be true, accurate, up to date and complete. We reserve the right to terminate your membership and access to our website if we learn that you have provided false or misleading information.
3.4 When you register to use our website, you will be asked to create a username and password. You agree not to divulge your password to any other person. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password, and will be fully responsible for all liabilities arising in connection with your password's use (or misuse), whether such use or misuse is with or without your knowledge or approval. If you suspect that someone else knows of or is using your password, you must notify us immediately by emailing us. Please ensure that you log off when not using Our Website and ensure that devices which you use to access Our Website are securely locked when not in your possession.
3.5 We reserve the right, at any time and for any reason or none, to suspend or terminate your access to, or use of, Our Website, or any part thereof.
3.6 We have the right to disable any Personal ID, code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these Terms. We will not be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever resulting from the disclosure of your Personal ID, code or password contrary to these Terms.
3.7 You may not use another person's account at any time without the express permission of the account holder.
4.0 Your use of our website
4.1 You may only use Our Website for lawful purposes. You agree that you will not:
use Our Website for commercial purposes or to obtain financial gain without our prior written consent;
use Our Website in a way, that might reasonably be expected to cause another person's computer systems and/or their communications network to be interrupted, damaged or rendered less efficient;
use Our Website to obtain personal information from Users under the age of 16 or from anyone if such information is gathered deceptively or in a non-transparent way;
use Our Website to obtain passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other Users;
use Our Website in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
develop methods to enable unauthorised parties to use Our Website;
decrypt, extract, disassemble, reverse-engineer or decompile Our Website;
use Our Website for any purpose that is unlawful, improper or illegal, or in breach of any, or for the purpose of breaching any, law;
use Our Website in a way which infringes the rights of or harasses anyone else, is harmful to, or otherwise restricts or inhibits anyone else's use and enjoyment of Our Website; or
damage, interfere with or disrupt Our Website in any way, or attempt to interfere with the proper working of Our Website. In particular, you must not attempt to circumvent security, tamper with, hack into, or otherwise disrupt any computer system, server, website, router or any other internet connected device. You are also advised to use the appropriate antivirus software before and during access to Our Website.
4.2 If you are a Visitor, you agree not to obtain unauthorised access to areas of our website reserved for Members.
5.0 Under 16 years of age
5.1 If you are under 16 years of age and want to become a Member, you must obtain a parent or guardian's permission before registering on our website. You may also discuss these terms with them before obtaining their permission.
6.0 Intellectual Property Rights
6.1 You agree that our website and all Content contained in it are protected by Intellectual Property Rights that either belong to or are licensed to us.
6.2 You acquire no proprietary interest in our website or Content provided by us or others and may not use them in any way except as expressly permitted by these terms.
6.3 You may view, print, download or temporarily store such Content for your personal, non-commercial reference without alteration, addition or deletion. You may not otherwise copy, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit or otherwise transfer such Content.
6.4 You acknowledge that you will not acquire any Intellectual Property Rights by downloading or otherwise using any such Content.
7.1 We have taken care to ensure that the information on Our Website is correct. However, no warranty, express or implied, is given as to its accuracy or its availability, and We do not accept any liability for error or omission.
7.2 Our website is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. We expressly disclaim all warranties or representations of any kind, express or implied, to the fullest extent permitted by law.
7.3 We are not responsible for how the information is used, how it is interpreted or what reliance is placed on it. We do not guarantee that the information on Our Website is fit for any particular purpose.
7.4 You understand and agree that we do not guarantee the accuracy, relevancy or completeness of any information in or provided on or from our website. We are not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information. Our Website is provided for the general information of the general public.
7.5 Your use and participation in our website and services are solely at your own risk. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from our website shall create any warranty not expressly made in these terms or imposed by law.
7.6 We make no warranty that our website will meet your requirements, or that access to our website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free; nor do we make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of our website.
7.7 Access to Our Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on Our Website without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason Our Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
8.0 Limitation of Liability
8.1 EXCEPT AS REQUIRED BY LAW, WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT LOSSES OR DAMAGES ARISING IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) AND FOR ANY REASON.
8.2 EXCEPT AS REQUIRED BY LAW, WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSSES OR DAMAGES OR LOSS OF PROFITS, DATA, GOODWILL, REVENUE IN EACH CASE REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH LOSSES OR DAMAGES ARISE IN THE NORMAL COURSE OF EVENTS OR WHETHER WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND WHETHER SUCH LOSSES OR DAMAGES ARISE IN CONTACT OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) AND FOR ANY REASON.
8.3 WHILST OUR WEBSITE MAY CONTAIN ADVERTISING MATERIAL, WE DO NOT ENDORSE OR ACCEPT ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY OF THE PRODUCTS OF SERVICES SO ADVERTISED, OR FOR ANY ERROR OR INACCURACY IN THE ADVERTISEMENTS. ADVERTISERS AND SPONSERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING THAT MATERIAL SUBMITTED FOR INCLUSION ON OUR WEBSITE COMPLIES WITH ALL RELEVANT LAWS.
9.0 Territory Statement
9.1 Please do not access or use the Content from a jurisdiction where such access or use would be contrary to applicable laws, rules or regulations of any governmental authority or regulatory organisation. If you breach this provision, you will be held entirely responsible.
10.0 Governing Law and Jurisdiction
10.1 These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and any dispute shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
11.0 UK Uni Search, university search/comparison tool use.
11.2 Administrators agree to disable the account of any user who does not agree to, or comply with the terms and conditions of use, or when a user is no longer bound by employment or services contract. These terms and conditions are deemed to be accepted each time you use or access the tool. If you do not accept the terms and conditions stated herein, you should cease to use Our search tool forthwith.
12.0 Links to other websites
12.1 Our Website provides links to website and other resources provided by third parties, and aims to link to websites that we feel will enhance your experience by offering useful background knowledge, specialist advice and information, and informed commentary and views. We only provide links to websites which we hope enhance your experience of using Our Website; please tell us if they don’t.
12.2 The existence of links from Our Website to external websites does not mean that we endorse or promote those websites, the views of their developers, products or services made available on them. We have no control over the content of those external websites or other third party resources, and accept no responsibility for and exclude all liability that may arise with respect to them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
12.3 We fix or remove missing, broken, or redirected links whenever we find them. If you spot anything which isn’t working in the way you would expect it to, please let us know.
If you require any further information please email email@example.com
Prize Draw Terms and Conditions
1.1 Entrants into the Prize Draw shall be deemed to have accepted these Terms and Conditions.
1.2 These Prize Draw Terms and matters relating hereto shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of England and Wales and shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
1.3 We reserve the right, at any time, to alter these Prize Draw Terms at our sole discretion, including to cancel, modify or suspend the Prize Draw if, in our sole discretion, we reasonably believe that the Prize Draw is not capable of being conducted as specified or if directed by any competent authority.
1.4 ‘Participants’ are those persons that have clicked on the button in the email from Us (dated 23rd May 2018) thereby confirming that they have read and understood our Privacy Notice and that they would like Us to send them emails to keep them informed of our upcoming promotions, competitions, etc. shall be automatically entered into the Prize Draw.
2.0 The Promoter
2.1 The Prize Draw is promoted by UK Uni Search Ltd (‘We’, ‘Us, ‘Our’), with its registered office at The Screen Works Room 102, 22 Highbury Grove, London, England, N5 2EF
3.0 The Prize
3.1 ‘The Prize’ for the Prize Draw will be either a £250 Amazon voucher.
3.2 The Prize is non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and is not redeemable for cash or other prizes.
3.3 UK Uni Search Ltd retains the right to substitute the prize with another prize of similar value in the event the original prize offered is not available.
4.0 Winner Selection
4.1 A winner will be selected at random by Us at the end of the Prize Draw Period from all entries received in accordance with Paragraph 5 & 7 and these Prize Draw Terms. The Participant so selected will be notified either by email, telephone or in writing within 48 hours of such Participant’s name has been drawn (the ‘Winner’).
4.2 If We cannot successfully contact the Winner within 5 days following the Winner being drawn (despite making reasonable attempts) or if the Winner is unable or unwilling to accept a Prize, that person shall cease to be a Winner for the purposes of these Prize Draw Terms and subsequent draw(s) will take place until a new Participant is found who is able and willing to accept the Prize and provide the necessary consent. Such Participant shall be the Winner of the Prize under these Prize Draw Terms.
4.3 If a winner does not respond to UK Uni Search Ltd within 5 days of being notified by UK Uni Search Ltd, then the winner's prize will be forfeited and UK Uni Search Ltd shall be entitled to select another winner in accordance with the process described above (and that winner will have to respond to notification of their win within 5 days or else they will also forfeit their prize). If a winner rejects their prize or the entry is invalid or in breach of these Terms and Conditions, the winner's prize will be forfeited and UK Uni Search Ltd shall be entitled to select another winner.
5.0 How to Enter
5.1 The opening date of the Prize Draw is the at 12:00 pm on 23 May 2018. The closing date of the Prize Draw is 11:59am on 1 August 2018. Entries received outside this time period will not be considered.
5.2 Participants who have initially given consent but subsequently opted out from receiving marketing communications from Us will not be withdrawn from the Prize Draw.
5.3 By entering the Prize Draw each Participant agrees to be bound by these Prize Draw Terms.
6.0 Delivering the Prize
6.1 Once we have made contact with the Winner and the Prize has been accepted, the Prize will be sent to the Winner by registered post or courier to an address in the UK or, by email to such Winner’s registered email address, within 7 days of such acceptance.
7.1 Entry to the Prize Draw is on the basis of one entry per person and in order to enter, Participants must:
be over the age of 14; and
be resident in the United Kingdom.
7.2 We expect Participants to participate in the Prize Draw fairly. We have set out below the types of behaviour We consider to be unfair and which shall constitute a material breach of these Prize Draw Terms:
using multiple accounts to obtain more than one entry into this Prize Draw; and
intentionally providing false user details.
7.3 Each of the above shall be deemed an ‘Unfair Practice’.
7.4 Where We have reason to believe the Participant has engaged in an Unfair Practice, We shall be entitled to cancel, withdraw and/or reclaim any Prize.
7.5 No Prize will be awarded to a person who, for any reason, would not be allowed by law to use the Prize or where the supply or payment of the Prize to that person would be unlawful.
8.0 Limitation of Liability
8.1 By participating in the Prize Draw, each Participant hereby agrees to release and discharge Us and our legal representatives, affiliates, subsidiaries, agencies and respective officers, directors, employees and agents, from any damages whatsoever (subject to applicable law), suffered or sustained in connection with the acceptance, receipt or use of any Prize.
8.2 The Winner is not entitled nor authorised in any way to commit Us to any contract, expense or cost entered into or incurred without our advance written acceptance of the same.
8.3 In the case of disputes relating to the rules of entry or participation of any entrant into this Prize Draw, please email Us in the first instance so that We may deal with the Participant’s complaint. Please note this shall not affect the Participant’s statutory rights.
8.4 Any applicable taxes or duties payable or declarations to a relevant authority in relation to the receipt of the Prize hereunder shall be the sole responsibility of the Winner.
8.5 UK Uni Search Ltd shall not be liable for any failure to comply with its obligations where the failure is caused by something outside its reasonable control. Such circumstances shall include, but not be limited to, weather conditions, fire, flood, hurricane, strike, industrial dispute, war, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, inevitable accidents, supervening legislation or any other circumstances amounting to force majeure.
9.0 Data Protection
9.1 If you are the Winner, you agree that you will provide us with your image, and town and county of residence, and that We may use that information together with your name in order to announce you as the Winner.
9.2 The winner may be required to take part in promotional activity related to the Prize Draw and the winner shall participate in such activity on UK Uni Search Ltd's reasonable request.
10.0 If you require any further information please email firstname.lastname@example.org