University of Zilina, ID number: 00397563, Univerzitna 8215/1, 010 26 ("UNIZA") is the operator of the website pioneer.uniza.sk and the websites of the affiliated workplaces and components of UNIZA, which use cookies.

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used, and how to manage the cookie settings.

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make it more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

UNIZA uses a tool from Google Inc. - Google Analytics, which records access to our website. Without permission to use cookies in your browser, it is not possible to use the website to its full extent and its functionality may be limited. Every website visitor has the option to block or delete cookies in the browser they use.

How do we use cookies?

As most of the online services, our website uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our website are mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

Procedures for setting cookies in specific browsers

You can find more information about cookie setting options at aboutcookies.org.

Social networks

UNIZA provides on its website links to social networks Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube, which are identified by the relevant buttons. It is necessary to familiarize yourself with their information on the processing of personal data, as UNIZA has no control and responsibility over them.

Information on data protection for the mentioned social networks can be found on the website of the relevant operator:

Types of cookies we use

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Cookie Settings

You can change your cookie preferences any time by clicking the above button. This will let you revisit the cookie consent banner and change your preferences or withdraw your consent right away.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. Listed below are the links to the support documents on how to manage and delete cookies from the major web browsers.