This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for Directorate of Distance Education Sam Higginbotom Institute of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences (SHIATS-DDE).
SHIATS-DDE is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. SHIATS-DDE collects information from our users at several different points on our Web site.
In order to use some features of this Web site, users must first complete the registration form. During registration, users are required to give their contact information (name and e-mail address). This information is used to contact users about the topics on our site for which they have expressed interest and to enable users to retrieve lost passwords. It is optional for the user to provide demographic information (mailing address, position, technical skill, etc.).
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use for reporting and sponsorship purposes. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.
We do not share aggregated demographic information with our partners, sponsors, and donors.
This Web site does not contain links to other sites. The external links in this website pertaining to the websites are managed by the University itself/DDE.
This Web site takes every precaution to protect our users' information, and we have security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.
We may also send the user site and service announcement updates. Members are not able to unsubscribe from service announcements that contain important information about the service. We communicate with users to provide requested services and to discuss issues relating to their accounts via e-mail or phone.