Cookie Policy


The Irish Universities Association, a company limited by guarantee registered in Ireland with company number 264534 and registered office address of 48 Merrion Square, Dublin 2, D02 PK02 (“IUA”) together with the applicable participating higher education institutions, details of which are made available on the Site (the “Participating Institutions”) (together “us”, “we” or “our”) use “cookies” to help us remember details of your visits to the website (the “Site”) including, but not limited to, technical information about your visit e.g. traffic data, location data, your IP address, the type of browser you use, browser plug-in types and versions, the websites or other resources that you access on the Site, page interaction information and the length of visits to certain page. Accordingly, our Privacy Statement []2 will apply to our treatment of the information we obtain via our cookies.

A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your device (e.g. your phone or your computer) for record-keeping purposes. For example, a cookie could allow the Site to recognise your browser, while another could store your preferences and other information and let you navigate the Site effectively. Cookies can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

Cookies used

Controlling your cookies

Any cookie that is not Strictly Necessary is not active by default and does not send information to the resource it is called from. Accepting all cookies, makes all cookies active. You can modify your cookie preferences for the website at any time by clicking on the ‘Cookie Settings’ button below.

Changes to this Cookie Policy

We can change this Cookie Policy at any time.  If we make material changes to the Cookie Policy, we will let you know either by posting the changed Cookie Policy on the Site or by sending you an email.  

It’s important that you review the changed Cookie Policy. If you do not wish to agree to the changed Cookie Policy, then we cannot continue to provide the Site to you, and your only option is to stop accessing the Site.

Contact Us

If you have any queries in relation to this policy or need further information about our cookie practices, please contact us at

Managing your cookies 

The majority of internet browsers are initially set up to automatically accept cookies, but through the settings within your browser you can either block them or delete existing ones. However, blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of this website. If you want to change your cookie setting please refer to your browser’s instructions for step by step guide.