Cookie policy

The Graduate Outcomes website places small files, known as ‘cookies’, onto your computer.

These cookies are essential to make the site work properly and securely:

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We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use graduateoutcomes.ac.uk. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.

Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on graduateoutcomes.ac.uk
  • how long you spend on each graduateoutcomes.ac.uk page
  • how you got to the site
  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We don’t collect or store your personal information (eg your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

_ga: This helps us count how many people visit graduateoutcomes.ac.uk by tracking if you’ve visited before.

_gat: Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made.

To learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit the ICO website.