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Website Terms & Conditions of Use

Website Terms and Conditions of Use

The website ('the Website') is offered to you, the user, as a free service. Your use of the Website is subject to these terms, conditions and notices of use. Your use of the Website consitutes agreement by you to all of these terms and conditions.

The Website is managed and maintained by the Get Ahead team at Leeds Metropolitan University ('the University').

Copyright © Leeds Metropolitan University / Aimhigher West Yorkshire 2009-2010 All Rights Reserved.

All original text, code, images, design, graphics, sound and any other original content on the Website are copyright of Leeds Metropolitan University / Aimhigher West Yorkshire unless indicated otherwise. They are also protected by database rights.

Limitation on types of use of the Website

Material from the Website may be downloaded or copied for personal, non-commercial use only. However, if you do make a legitimate copy of any Website material, you must retain all copyright or trademark notices featured in that material.

For any purpose other than personal non-commercial use, you may not reproduce in any form any part of the Website's contents (other than in the cache of your computer in the course of using the Website) without the prior written consent of Leeds Metropolitan University / Aimhigher West Yorkshire. (In seeking consent you should first contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .) Nor may you sell, modify, distribute, transmit, display, publish, license, transfer or otherwise process any Website material for any public or commercial purpose.

You may not use any applications which may cause harm to the Website.

Liability disclaimer

The primary purpose of the Website is to provide information to users in relation to the oportunities available in higher education.

Considerable care has been taken in compiling the material contained within the Website. The University believes it to be accurate at the time of its publication, but does not warrant that it is accurate or up-to-date and will have no responsibility for any reliance on such material.

The University reserves the right to withdraw or make changes to material on the Website at any time and without notice.

The University does not warrant that use of the Website will be free from virus contamination. Users are advised to take adequate precautions to protect their equipment from such contamination.

The University disclaims any and all liability to any third-party anywhere in the world (except for death or injury arising out of the negligence of the University and except for fraudulent misrepresentation) for any injury, damage or direct or indirect loss. Any warranties are expressly excluded to the furthest extent possible.

References and links to other websites

The Website contains a number of references and hyperlinks to other, separate websites, over which the University has no authority or control, and for which the University has no responsibility whatsoever. The University does not necessarily endorse, approve, give any warranty on, or have any association with any other sites (or their contents or operators) unless expressly stated.


No aspect of the Website forms part of any contract or agreement between any person and the University (other than these terms and conditions of use of the Website). In particular, all information provided on taught programmes of study and research opportunities is intended as advance publicity for information and guidance purposes only and does not constitute or imply a contract. You are advised to seek further information from the relevant faculty and/or organisation in order to confirm up to date details of any concerns which you may have.


Leeds Metropolitan University operates a privacy policy which is outlined in the Privacy Statement on the Website. This includes information on the ways in which we make use of 'cookies'.

Variation of the Agreement

The University reserves the right to change the terms, conditions and notices under which the Website is offered.


These terms are governed by English law. In using the Website you consent to the jurisdiction of the English courts in all disputes arising out of, or relating to, the Website.