Information about the Website
The Qatar University website is managed by the Websites Unit in the External Relations Department's Communications and Marketing Section, with support from the Information Technology Services Department
Providing Visitors with Anonymous Access
You can access our website homepage and browse our site without disclosing your personal data. Your personal data are requested only if you want to access online services (e.g. QU email, myQU, or other registration services). We do not sell or provide any third party with any of the data you disclosed.
Users surfing and reading information on the website can expect QU, just as any other website, to collect and store the following anonymous information about your visit:
- The operating system and browser your computer uses.
- Any search engine you were using before arriving to the website.
- The date and time of your visit.
- The URLs of the pages you visit on the website.
The Websites Unit only uses this anonymous data for statistical purposes, and will not provide it to any third party. We may keep more extensive information if we are concerned, for example, about security issues (attacks against the Website). If necessary, or following a request of the relevant public authority, we may then keep and give additional information to the relevant authority, as necessarywithin the legal framework of the law of Qatar.
The Services and links of the Website
The QU Home Website does not enable visitors to communicate with other visitors, or to post information to be accessed by others.
Automatic Collection of Information
We do not automatically log personal data, nor do we link information automatically logged by other means with personal data about specific individuals.
Data Collection and Purpose Specification
The Websites Unit will collect personal data that you may volunteer while using our survey services. We do not collect information about our visitors from other sources, such as public records or bodies, or private organizations.
Disclosure and Visitor Choice
We do not disclose your personal data to any other individual or organization.
Change of this policy
All trademarks used in the design of the Website are the sole property of Qatar University.
The contents of the Qatar University Website are protected by law. Unless otherwise stated, you are not free to distribute any text or photos without prior permission from the University.
The information presented on the Qatar University Website comes from a variety of sources. It includes information about official Qatar University departments and colleges, as well as affiliated pages from various sources and individuals. Every effort is made to present current and accurate information, yet the Websites Unit does not author or edit all of the pages on this website and cannot assume responsibility for all information. The author of each web page is responsible for the content of that page and is expected to abide by QU policies. Feedback or issues submitted to the site will be sent to the respective author.
Qatar University is the sole owner of all copyright and other intellectual property rights (Trademarks, patents, etc.) of every element of the Website. Every element of the Website is protected by copyright, unless expressively stated. No copy of any element of the website may be reproduced or distributed for any purpose without QU's express authorization.
LINK TO OTHER WEBSITES
Hyperlinks to third-party websites may exist on the Website for information only. Qatar University is and will be not responsible for any content of these websites. The presence of any hyperlink does not constitute any endorsement of the content of the website, and does not mean that Qatar University made any audit, verification, or investigation of the content of these websites.
The Website is governed only by the laws of Qatar.