Updated privacy policy according to the GDPR

last update 24.05.2018

www.datascience.vfu.bg is a micro web site, which is owned by Varna Free University. The information based on this micro web site is representing one of our educational product - the master degree program of Data Science. In this web site you will find information about the process of admission in VFU, the schedule of the M.Sc. Data Science and information about the professional experience of the lecturers. By this website, you can contact us if you have interests to join the Master program of Data Science.

If you decide to use this micro website for starting the admission process, you will have to provide us some personal information about you. The requested information will be used only from Varna Free University and only to provide you information about this master program.

The information that we will ask for is:
- Your name;
- Your e-mail. We will communicate with you by e-mail, because you will have to send us documents and/or information about your work experience or previous education.
- Your citizentship. This information is required, because there are differences in the admission process for students from the different countries.
We are guaranteeing that all the information that you provide is required for us to provide you the services that you are interested to.

We will collect different information from or about You depending on the manner in which You use our online services.


Weepstakes, promotions, and Surveys:


From time to time, We may ask You to complete a survey and/or offer You the opportunity to join events, master classes or other types of trainings related to the master program of Data Science. If You choose to give us a permission to send you information, we will collect and store the information that you will provice such as your name and your e-mail address and/or phone number.

Communications, Support Requests, Potential Abuse: If You contact Us for assistance, or to report a problem, concern, potential abuse or other issues regarding the our Services, We may collect and store Your contact information, communication, and/or other information about You, including but not limited to Your name and e-mail address. We will use the information to respond to You.


How We Use the Information that We Collect


VFU may use the information We collect to:

- To provide, administer, and facilitate Your interests in the are of Data Science.
- To provide you information about the admission process.
- Process or fulfill Your request(s) and/or order(s) for certificates, diplomas, educational products, services, information or features;
- Advertise our Services to you;
- Responding to Your questions or concerns;
- Sending You Service and administrative messages and information
- As required or permitted by law;


How long we are administrating your information?


- We are administrating your contacts while you are a prospective student to the M.Sc. Data Science.
- While you are a student in the M.Sc. Data Science.
- While you are subscribed.

How Do We Keep Your Information Secure?


The team of M.Sc. Data Science takes appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to, or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of, data that You share and We collect and store. These measures vary based on the sensitivity of the data we collect and store. Unfortunately, however, no system can be 100% secured, and We cannot guarantee that communications between You and The team of M.Sc. Data Science the Services, or any information provided to Us in connection with the information We collect through the Services will be free from unauthorized access by third parties. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of User information at any time.


Your Choices Regarding the Use of Your Information


You can always choose not to provide certain information to Us but You may not be able to use certain features of the Services. If You do not wish to receive promotional communications from Us, You can opt-out by: HERE
If You have any questions about Your information, our use of this information, or Your rights when it comes to any of the foregoing, contact us at cse@vfu.bg


How to Access & Update Your Information


You may submit any requests for access to Your personal data to cse@vfu.bg