Welcome to Athena Study Abroad Limited! We are committed to safeguarding your privacy and protecting your personal data. This comprehensive GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) policy outlines how we collect, use, disclose, and protect your information when you interact with our website, www.athenabroad.com. By using our website, you consent to the practices described in this policy. We value your trust and assure you that your data will be handled with the utmost care and compliance with the GDPR.
GDPR is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for individuals within the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA). It came into effect on May 25, 2018, and aims to provide individuals with more control over their personal data and to simplify the regulatory environment for international business.
This GDPR policy applies to all personal data processed by Athena Study Abroad Limited through our website, www.athenabroad.com. It covers data collected from website visitors, prospective students, current students, alumni, and any other individuals interacting with our website.
We may collect various types of personal data, including but not limited to:
We process your data based on various legal grounds, including your consent, contract performance, compliance with legal obligations, and our legitimate interests as a study abroad service provider.
We collect and process your data for specific purposes, such as:
We retain your data only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected or as required by law. Once the data is no longer needed, it will be securely deleted.
We implement appropriate security measures to protect your personal data from unauthorized access, disclosure, or alteration. Our data security protocols adhere to industry standards and best practices.
Your data may be transferred to and processed in countries outside the EEA. In such cases, we ensure appropriate safeguards to protect your data as required by the GDPR.
As a data subject, you have various rights under the GDPR, including the right to access, rectify, and erase your data. You can also object to processing and request data portability.
In the event of a data breach that poses a risk to your rights and freedoms, we will notify you and the relevant supervisory authority within 72 hours as required by the GDPR.
Our website may contain links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these external sites.
Our website is not intended for individuals under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal data from children.
We may update this GDPR policy from time to time to reflect changes in our practices or legal requirements. We will notify you of any significant changes by posting the revised policy on our website.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this GDPR policy or how we handle your data, please contact us at:
Athena Study Abroad Limited Address: 128 City Road London EC1V 2NX UK Email: email@example.com Phone: +44-020-3287 5030