Cookie policy

mentorNET Cookies Policy

This is the cookies policy of the mentorNET project which applies to our Website (“Cookies Policy”). You should read this Cookies Policy with the Terms and the Privacy Policy.

We use cookies to enhance your experience of mentorNET and to better understand how people use the Website. This may also include cookies from third party social media websites. You can change your cookies settings at any time by following the instructions below in paragraph 3: “How to manage cookies”.

  1. What are Cookies?
    A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
    We use the following cookies:
    Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website.
    Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
    Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
    Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our Website more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
  2. Types of Cookies
    You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the tables below:
    A. Strictly necessary cookies

    B. Analytical/performance cookies

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

    You can read more about the Google Analytics developer guidelines or opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites

    C. Functionality Cookies

    D. Targeting Cookies

    The online advertising industry provides websites from which you may opt-out of receiving targeted advertising from advertisers, their data partners and other advertising partners that participate in self-regulatory programs. You can use the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out tool, and the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out tool, which will allow you to opt out of seeing targeted ads from their members.

    EU users who have provided their consent to our use of cookies and similar technologies to process their personal information can use the EDAA’s opt-out tool which can be found at .

    E. Third Party Cookies
    Our Partner Institutions may also use cookies over which we have no control. For further information on how our Partner Institutions use cookies please refer to the cookies policies on their respective websites.

  3. How to manage cookies
    Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit or

    Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

    Google Chrome
    Microsoft Edge
    Mozilla Firefox

    To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.
    To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit .

    Microsoft Internet Explorer
    Apple Safari


This page was last updated on 27 November 2020.