Terms and Conditions

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Security:

This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under the control of AKS INSTITUTE.

Disclaimer:

The aksinstitute.com website and all its content are protected by intellectual property or proprietary rights. You may use the aksinstitute.com site and content for your personal, noncommercial purposes only. AKS INSTITUTE makes the aksinstitute.com website available as a source of information about AKS INSTITUTE, as a virtual classroom for distance learning, and as a place for members of the AKS INSTITUTE community to express their own views and opinions. The aksinstitute.com website is provided AS IS, and nothing on aksinstitute.com is intended to be a representation, offer, inducement, promise, or contract of any kind. Also, although www.aksinstitute.com may contain links to other sites, AKS INSTITUTE is not responsible for the availability, content, products, privacy, or other policies and practices of any websites to which it may link or from which it may be accessible by link.

Copyright:

AKS INSTITUTE respects copyright. If content on the website is in violation, please provide evidence to the Office of Communications and Marketing at support@aksitservices.co.in , and AKS INSTITUTE will remove the content in question.

Your Rights:

All users, including students, employees, and affiliates, retain the right to the content they submit and grant AKS INSTITUTE the non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide license to distribute, edit, and rebroadcast that content in any and all media or distribution methods (now known or later developed). You should only submit content to which you have the rights and the ability to assign the rights as stipulated in these Terms and Conditions.

Content:

Content added to the site is the sole responsibility of the individual who added it. AKS INSTITUTE does not monitor or control all the content found within the site nor does it endorse any opinions expressed. While some content may be considered inappropriate for certain audiences, in no way is AKS INSTITUTE liable. In no way, is AKS INSTITUTE liable for content that is potentially libelous or defamatory. Content added to AKS INSTITUTE website will be shared with other users. Only content that conforms to the terms of service should be added. You should only add content that you are comfortable sharing with others.

Limitation of Liability:

AKS INSTITUTE is not liable for any damages or losses, including loss of data, content, or access to website services.

Revision Terms and Conditions:

Terms may be revised at any time. Existing users will be notified via email or other communication. If you continue to use website after notification, then you have accepted revision of terms.

We as a merchant shall be under no liability whatsoever in respect of any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly out of the decline of authorization for any Transaction, on Account of the Cardholder having exceeded the preset limit mutually agreed by us with our acquiring bank from time to time

This Privacy Policy was last updated on May 10, 2015

This Privacy Policy ("Privacy Policy") explains how AKS Institute, Inc. ("AKS Institute," "we" or "us") collect, use and share personally identifiable information of visitors of our web site (the "Site") and users of our products and services (the "Services"). Please note that the primary purpose of our Site and the Services it to allow you to enroll in and take online courses on a variety of topics ("Courses"). For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, information that you provide through the Site can be in one of two categories: information relating to your use of the Site or the Services, including, without limitation, enrollment information for Courses, is referred to as "Site Information," while information relating to taking the Courses, including, without limitation, interchanges with the Course instructors ("Instructors"), other students ("Users"), answers, essays and other items submitted to satisfy Course requirements, is referred to as "Course Information." When this Privacy Policy uses the generic term "information" it is intended to address the general use of information, and not your specific Site Information or Course Information. By using the Site, Services, or Courses you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personally identifiable Site Information and Course Information, as applicable, in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

1. Personally Identifiable Information We Collect and How We Use It.

You can generally visit the Site without revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself. We do not collect personal information from our Site visitors without the Site visitor providing us with this information as set forth in this Privacy Policy.

If you request to receive company or product information, or request information about specific Services, or provide comments about Services, you will be asked to provide contact information so that we can complete your request. We use this Site Information to fulfill your request. We may also use this Site Information to send you additional information about our Services or Courses on the Site that you may be interested in.

Some of the Services require that you become a registered user and create a user account. This will require that you provide certain personally identifiable information, that may include (but not be limited to) your (and if you are enrolling as part of our AKS Institute for Business program) your company’s name, e-mail address, as well as telephone and address information.

You allow us to use this personally identifiable Site Information to register you to use the Services, enroll in Courses, and otherwise provide you with the Services; verify your authority to enter the Site and access the Courses and Services; notify you of updates; improve the content and general administration of the Site and the Services; provide you with notices regarding the Services and other services that you have purchased or may wish to purchase in the future.

You also consent to our providing this personally identifiable information to Instructors as part of the Course Information when you enroll in a Course. Instructors will use this Course Information to provide the Course to you. Instructors may have other users for Course Information. It is your responsibility when you enroll in a Course to confirm what uses the Instructor will make of your personally identifiable Course Information. AKS Institute does not control these uses by Instructors.

2. Other Information We Collect and How We Use It.

AKS Institute may also automatically collect and analyze Site Information about your general usage of the Site, Services and Courses. We might track your usage patterns to see what features of the Site, Services and Courses you commonly use, Site traffic volume, frequency of visits, type and time of transactions, type of browser, browser language, IP address and operating system, and statistical information about how you use the Services and Courses. We only collect, track and analyze such Site Information in an aggregate manner that does not personally identify you. This aggregate data may be used to assist us in operating the Site and the Services and provided to other third parties to enable them to better understand the operation of the Services, and improve their Course offerings, but such information will be in aggregate form only and it will not contain personally identifiable data.

Instructors may collect non-personally identifiable Course Information in connection with your participation in Courses. This Course Information may include, but not be limited to, your interaction with the Instructor and other Users, comments you leave on Course forums, answers or essays you submit to satisfy Course requirements, and so forth. As noted above, it is your responsibility to review the Instructor’s policy in connection with all Course Information and decide whether or not you want to provide such Course Information.

3. Children.

We recognize the privacy interests of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under 13, we will delete such information. Children under the age of 13 may not register for an account or register for or purchase Courses. Individuals under the age of 18 may only use the Services with the involvement, supervision, and approval or a parent or legal guardian.

4. Disclosure of Information.

We will share your personally identifiable Site Information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy policy. These include, but are not limited to, sharing Site Information with service providers to allow them to fulfill your requests, to Instructors (in which case this will become Course Information), and to your employer if you are enrolled through the AKS Institute for Business program as an employee. We do not sell your personal information to third parties. Please refer to the sections above on personally identifiable and other Course Information for how Course Information may be used.

We may also disclose your personally identifiable information: (a) if we are required to do so by law, regulation or other government authority or otherwise in cooperation with an investigation of a governmental authority, (b) to enforce these Terms of Use, or (c) to protect the safety of Users of our Site and our Services and Courses. In addition, we may transfer your personally identifiable information to a successor entity upon a merger, consolidation or other corporate reorganization.

Vendors and Service Providers: We want to provide you with excellent service and make your AKS Institute experience as seamless as possible. We share information, including nonpublic Personal Information, with third parties that perform services on our behalf so we can provide and improve our services. For example, we may disclose Personal Information for customer support by third parties. These third parties must abide by this Privacy Policy and keep nonpublic information confidential and use it only for its intended purpose.

5. Data Retention.

We retain Site Information and the personal data we process on behalf of Users for as long as needed to provide the Services. We will retain and use this personal Site Information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements with Users, and/or the period required by laws in applicable jurisdictions. Please see the sections above for how Course Information may be used.

6. Updating, Correcting and Deleting Your Information; Opt-out.

If you believe that AKS Institute has incorrect Site Information or Course Information that was provided as part of the Services, you may use the Services to correct, amend, or delete that information. You may also contact us by e-mailing our customer support at privacy@aksitservices.co.in. We can only alter Course Information that was initially provided to us; you need to contact the Instructor for other purposes. Alternatively, you may send a letter with your requested changes, corrections or deletions to the following address:

By mail:


AKS Institute of Cyber Technology
Attn: Privacy Policy
E-52, Sector-3
NOIDA, UP 201301,
INDIA

From time to time, we may send you emails about Course or new or modified Services that we believe might interest you. If you wish to opt-out of receiving these materials, you may follow the unsubscribe procedure provided in the email.

7. Security.

The security of your personal information is important to us. AKS Institute employs procedural and technological measures to protect your personally identifiable information. These measures are reasonably designed to help protect your personally identifiable information from loss, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. We may use software, secure socket layer technology (SSL) encryption, password protection, firewalls, internal restrictions and other security measures to help prevent unauthorized access to your personally identifiable information. However, AKS Institute cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat these measures or use your personally identifiable information for improper purposes. Therefore, you should be aware that when you voluntarily display or distribute personally identifiable information, that information could be collected and used by others. AKS Institute is not responsible for the unauthorized use by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available publicly.

8. Links to Other Websites.

The Site, Services and in particular the Courses, may provide links to third party web sites or resources not associated with us and over which we do not have control (“External Web Sites”). Such links do not constitute an endorsement by AKS Institute of the External Web Sites, the content displayed therein, or the persons or entities associated therewith. You acknowledge that AKS Institute is only providing these links as a convenience, and cannot be responsible for the content of such External Web Sites.

9. Material Changes.

AKS Institute reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will post the revised Privacy Policy on this Site located at www.aksinstitute.com/terms/privacy and will either send a notice to the e-mail address that you specified in your registration and/or post notice of the change so it is visible when users log-on for the first time prior to said changes taking effect so that you are always aware of what personal information we may collect and how we may use this information. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services will be subject to the then-current Privacy Policy.

10. Contact Us.

We welcome your comments or questions concerning our Privacy Policy. If you would like to contact AKS Institute regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact us by emailing us at privacy@aksitservices.co.in, or at:

AKS Institute of Cyber Technology
Attn: Privacy Policy
E-52, Sector-3
NOIDA, UP 201301,
INDIA

At AKS Institute, we understand how much you value your every purchase. And we are committed to making your experience with us as delightful as possible.

Therefore, in the rare event that you are not sure about taking the course with us, you can cancel and get full refund of your purchase as long as the cancellation is done

  • before 48 hours of scheduled start of Offline (Classroom) courses
  • within 6 hours of purchase for Online courses as long as the course has not commenced

No refund will be possible in the cases

  • No show for Offline courses
  • The online course has already commenced

For cancellation, please send drop an email at support@aksitservices.co.in.

Can I cancel my purchase

Yes. You can choose to cancel your order if your purchase complies with our cancellation policy

Would I need to bring my own machine for the courses and exams?

For offline courses, if you are part of a corporate program where the course is scheduled at the corporate premise, you will need to bring your own laptop/desktop. If you are part of a batch on AKS Institute' premise, you have the flexibility of choosing to bring your own laptop/desktop or we can provide one for you. For some of the courses, we require good internet connection and powerful machines to run the tools we provide. For any queries regarding hardware, please drop us an email at inquiry@aksitservices.co.in.

Do I need to buy tools for Lab exercise?

At AKS Institute, we provide the tools for all our courses. For most of our courses, we prefer open source tools. However, for selective courses, we may use trial version for the students. All trainers will have full version license for compliance purposes.

Due to urgent work, I cannot come on certain day of the class. What should I do?

We understand that emergencies can come up anytime. If for some reason, you will not be able to make it for the class, please send an email to support@aksitservices.co.in within 24 hours of commencement. We will do our best to accomodate you in another batch for that class


For any other questions, please send drop an email at inquiry@aksitservices.co.in.