Personal data protection policy

Personal data protection policy

The company Agency for Education (hereinafter referred to as Agency for Education), as the operator of this website, respects the Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council (EU) 2016/679 (hereinafter referred to as the “GDPR Regulation”) as well as all applicable laws created in accordance with the currently effective GDPR Regulation and new law no. 18/2018 Coll. on the protection of personal data, regarding the processing and protection of personal data. We respect the privacy of every visitor to the website. This document summarizes information regarding the collection of data and their subsequent processing by the Agency for Education, or by the customer of the website (hereinafter referred to as the “client”).

The company Agency of Education undertakes to collect only those personal data that are necessary for the full provision of the service to the client, or data to which the user of the website gives his voluntary and demonstrable consent to the collection, processing and use.

By using the website, some data about the website visitor is stored automatically on the servers of the Agency for Education, or on the servers of third parties. The purpose of processing the data obtained in this way is to manage the system, ensure the functionality of some website functionalities (for example, an e-mail form) and ensure website traffic statistics for the client. Necessary, analytical and functional cookies include the name of the internet connection provider, the user’s internet protocol address (IP address), information about the used device, operating system and browser, or the source of the website visit. This data is unreservedly anonymized and is used to analyze the users of the website for the purpose of improving it.

In the event that the website user gives the client voluntary consent to the processing of personal data for direct marketing purposes (for example, by confirming consent via an e-mail form), the client can continue to work with the obtained data. The company Agency of Education is not responsible for whether the processing of personal data of users by clients complies with applicable legislation. The company Education Agency can provide the client with additional services in the field of direct marketing, if the client and the Education Agency mutually agree on this. The company Agency of Education undertakes not to use and process personal data of users to the extent that is necessary for the delivery of the service to the client.

Any changes to the privacy policy in relation to the website will be posted on this page.

The Agency of Education undertakes to keep personal data obtained through the website safe, in accordance with applicable legislation, and to take such preventive measures as will eliminate the risk of loss, leakage, theft or other forms of misuse of personal data. Employees of the Agency for Education and contractual partners who provide services to clients on behalf of the Agency for Education are contractually bound by confidentiality, and may not use the published data for any purpose other than what is absolutely necessary to provide the service to the client. In some cases, the Agency for Education uses third-party tools, but only those where the protection of personal data is ensured in accordance with applicable legislation.

This website collects and stores data about website users for the purposes of statistics, optimization and marketing, using tools from Google or others. The obtained data are anonymized, i.e. it is not possible to assign them to a specific user or to uniquely identify the user.

Cookies are small text files that a website stores on your device when you browse the web. Data that facilitate the use of the website are recorded in cookie files. Thanks to this file, the website stores information about your steps and preferences for a certain time, so that you do not have to re-enter some data when you visit the website again. Analytical cookies are used to compile anonymous, summary statistics and reports on the use of the website. Thanks to cookies, we can optimize and modify websites in order to improve your user experience.

Necessary cookies – necessary or technical cookies are necessary for the user to be able to use all the functionalities of the website. For example, it would not be possible to use the e-mail form without these cookies.

Analytical cookies – when browsing this website, data about the visit is recorded in analytical tools (Google Analytics, Hotjar and others), where information is collected about how the visitor uses the website, which subpages he visited, how he moved on the website and what actions performed. Analytical cookies do not collect information that could be used to clearly identify the visitor. All data obtained is anonymized and serves exclusively to improve the functioning of the website. If the user does not agree to the recording of his visit to the website, he has the option to disable analytical cookies in the cookie settings.

Functional cookies – help to improve the user experience for website visitors. Thanks to these cookies, the forms remember your data, so you don’t have to laboriously fill them in every time you send the form. The website can also adapt the content to the user according to the device used or according to the location in which the website visitor is currently located. All data collected by functional cookies are used exclusively for the needs of this website and are fully anonymized.

Advertising cookies – ensure that only those advertisements that are relevant to you and that take your interests into account reach you. They are used to set a reasonable frequency of displaying ads and to evaluate advertising campaigns. The data collected by advertising cookies is processed by third-party advertising networks, such as Google AdWords or Facebook, based on the authority of the website operator and the client. We recommend website visitors to enable the collection of advertising cookies for a better user experience and for displaying relevant advertisements.

Cookies are used by most websites and their use is absolutely safe if applicable legislation is respected. Only the operator of the website (Education Agency), the client and providers of external tools necessary for the proper functioning of the website have access to the data listed in the cookie files. In the production and management of the website, only such tools are used, whose author or intermediary ensures the protection of personal data in accordance with the applicable legislation.

Yes, you can disable cookies completely, or delete the cookie history directly in your GDPR/Cookies panel or in your internet browser. You can read more detailed information and instructions on how to disable or delete cookies in the documentation of the Internet browser you are using.

The right to file a complaint with a supervisory authority.

If you believe that the processing of personal data concerning you that we have carried out is illegal or impermissible, you have the right to file a complaint with the relevant supervisory authority. You can contact this authority at the address: Personal Data Protection Office of the Slovak Republic Hraničná 1282007, Bratislava 27, Slovak Republic IČO: 36064220

Contact details of the operator:

Agentúra vzdelávania
Peter Paluš, PandB,
Azovská ul.,
851 01 Bratislava Slovakia
Id number: 43333478
TIN: 1049873495