Information collection and use:
- At Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (henceforth called IITK), we are fully dedicated towards protecting the privacy of the users of our website.
- We collect as minimal information as required from the users (for the stated purpose / at the time of usage only) and any information collected is kept private and shall never be shared, sold or rented with any other third party.
- Information that is not personal in nature, i.e., IP addresses, web browser etc. may be collected with the intention of providing better services.
- Information collected may also be used for communication from IITK.
Information storage and access:
While IITK Staff and faculty members may have access to limited amount of data, it shall be done only when there is a legitimate need of the same.
Information available to external sites:
Notwithstanding anything stated above, the Institute reserves the right to share information with third parties under special circumstances such as at the direction of law enforcement officials, courts and others based on its discretion.
Kindly note that these policies may be updated from time to time in recognition to the internet technologies, and the evolving threats with it.