Cookie Statement

To determine which parts of the website is the most interesting for our visitors, we continuously
try to measure, with the help of software from a third party, how many people visit our website and what they pay most attention to. This is why we use cookies. By collecting information in this way statistics are made. These statistics give us insight into how often our website is visited and where our visitors spend most of their time et cetera. By doing so we are able to make the structure, navigation and content of the website as user-friendly as possible for you.
The statistics and other reports are not traced back to individuals.

Why cookies ?

To be able to offer a higher level of service while visiting websites, most sites use cookies. These are handy techniques that collect and use information. Websites then become easier to use. Cookies make sure that for instance you can stay logged in on a website, or that your preferences, such as location and linguistic map are saved.
Also, thanks to cookies, website owners can see how often their sites - and which pages - are looked at.

Removing cookies

Cookies are stored in the computer and you can remove them at any time. This is very simple. Click on one of the below browsers and you will immediately be lead to your browser's manual. Keep in mind however, that after removing the cookies, that on some websites you will have to adjust your preferences or log in again.

. Google Chrome
. Firefox
. Internet Explorer
. Safari
. Opera

If you want to block your computer completely from websites placing cookies, you can adjust your browser settings so that you receive a warning before the cookies are placed. You can also adjust your settings in such a way that all cookies or only third party cookies are declined.
Also you can remove the cookies that have already been placed. Keep in mind however, that the settings for each browser and computer need to be adjusted separately.

Please be aware of the fact that if you refuse cookies, we cannot guarantee that our website will function perfectly. It's possible that some functions might be lost from the site or even that you can no longer see certain websites.

Use of cookies by Fontys

Fontys also uses cookies. We would like to inform you about the different types of cookies that are placed while visiting one of our websites.

Functional cookies

Functional cookies are used to offer you as a visitor, the correct functioning and user-experience. Functional cookies also save your preferences for among other things, language and log-in status. Functional cookies are always placed as these are essential for the correct functioning of our websites. There are no consequences for not giving permission for functional cookies.

Analystic cookies

To determine which parts of the website are the most interesting for our visitors, we constantly try to measure, with help of software from a third party, how many visitors see our website and what they view the most. This is why we use cookies. By collecting this type of information statistics can be made. These statistics give us insight into how often our website is frequented and where our visitors spend most of their time, et cetera. In this way we are able to make our website as consumer-friendly as possible in structure, navigation and content. The statistics and other reports are not traced back to individuals.

Fontys has an editing agreement with Google with reference to Google Analytics. This agreement states that only Google can act as editor in the processing of personal data of our website visitors.

We use a Google Analytics cookie for the following :

  • Up-date of the number of our webpage visitors.
  • Up-date of de duration that each visitor spends on our webpages.
  • To determine the order in which a visitor frequents the different pages of our website.
  • To optimize of our website .

We use Google Analytics to measure our fontys.nl-domein.

Analystic cookies are always placed. There are no consequences for not giving permission for analytic cookies.

Social media cookies

When reading articles or watching video's on our website, you can use share buttons via social media. For the functioning of these buttons we use cookies from social media parties so that they recognize you when you want to share and article or a video.

To use the cookies that are placed by social media parties and the possible data that they collect by doing this, we refer you to the explanation that these parties put on their websites: see the links below. Keep in mind that these explanations can change regularly. Fontys has no influence on this.

Cookies Advertisements

Fontys uses third party services, such as Google AdWords, for reproducing relevant advertisements for among other things our training courses, tuned in to your visiting our websites and thereupon visited pages.
Not accepting cookies on our websites can lead to the fact that you may not see interesting adverts on the Fontys sites, so far as these are based on your visits to our websites. This however, doesn't mean that you will see no Fontys advertisements whatsoever as Fontys now also uses generic adverts that are not based on surf behaviour.

Other

Because of the way that internet and websites work, it's possible that we will not always have insight into the cookies that are placed by third parties on our website. Especially if our websites have embedded elements in them: these can be texts, documents, illustrations or clips that are stored by a third party, but are shown, on, in or via our website.

Privacy statement for Fontys.edu

Personal data is protected and processed in a meticulous manner. We save and use only the exclusive personal data that is sent directly from you or from which, when requested it is clear that it is supplied by you. Herewith we adhere to the requirements of the Law Protection Personal details.

Do you have any questions or remarks?

Any questions or remarks concerning the usage of your personal data of for sending information about study choice, please contact us via The client contact centre.
E-mail: klantcontactcentrum@fontys.nl
Phone: +31 (0) 8850 80000