We respect your privacy and strive to provide a safe, secure user experience. This privacy statement sets forth our online data collection and usage policies and practices. By using our services, you consent to the policies and practices described in this statement. Your data will be stored and processed on our servers which may be inside or outside India and your usage of the site constitutes consent to the transfer of your data out of India. Our site may contain links to other website over which we have no control and we are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of other websites to which you navigate from our website. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those other websites so you can understand how they collect, use and share your information. This privacy statement applies solely to the information we collect on internshala.com and its sub-domains and not to information collected otherwise.
Collection and Retention of Information
In some areas of our website, we request you to provide or submit personal information including your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, contact information, billing information, education details, work place details, and any other information from which your identity is discernible. Internshala also collects or may collect demographic information that is not unique to you such as your ZIP code, age, preferences and gender. Example of such a situation could be when you sign up to use our service, post a resume or enter a contest or survey. In addition we may indirectly collect information about you when you use certain third party services on our website; such information will be subject to, and treated in accordance with, the policies and practices described in this Statement and can be used by Internshala as it deems fit. We also gather or may gather certain information about your use of our site, such as what areas you visit and what services you access. Moreover, there is information about your computer hardware and software that is or may be collected by us. This information can include without limitation your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses and can be used by Internshala as it deems fit. Internshala may sometimes afford you the opportunity to provide descriptive, cultural, behavioral and preferential and/or life style information about yourself, but it is solely up to you whether you furnish such information. If you do provide such information, you are thereby consenting to the use of that information in accordance with the policies and practices described in this Statement. For example, such information may be used for the purpose of determining your potential interest in receiving email or other communications about particular products or services and can be used by Internshala as it deems fit. Please remember that if you post any of your personal information in public areas of Internshala.com and any of its sub-domains, such as in online forums or chat rooms, such information may be collected and used by others over whom Internshala has no control. We are not responsible for the use made by third parties of information you post or otherwise make available in public areas of this website. Since we believe that managing your career is a life-long process, we retain indefinitely all the information we gather about you in an effort to make your repeat use with us more efficient, practical, and relevant. You can correct or update your account profile and resume at any time. Moreover, you can delete your resume from our online database or close your account at any time by writing to us, in which event we will remove all our copies of your resume and your account profile information except for an archival copy which is not accessible on the internet.
For a user to receive our weekly newsletter and/or any other marketing communication from us over email; Internshala follows a double opt-in policy where after submitting your email address you need to verify it by clicking on a verification link that we would send to you over given email address. Until the email is verified, you would not receive the newsletter or any marketing communication from us.
Every newsletter and promotional communication from Internshala contains an 'Unsubscribe' link that you can click on to stop receiving any future newsletters and promotional content from us on your email. It may take upto 48 hours for your unsubscription request to be processed.
Third party usage of your data
From time to time Internshala may send you communications from our business partners (Third Parties) which we may deem to be of interest to you. In all such communications, we may provide you with a mechanism to unsubscribe yourself from any similar future promotional communication from a 3rd party.
Internshala is not intended for children under 13 years of age. If you are less than 13 years old at the time of your first visit to Internshala, you are prohibited from using the website further entirely on your own. You may do so under parental guidance. However, please note that we have no way of determining your age when you visit our website or whether you have parental supervision available or not. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13.
Data provided via social media accounts linked commenting system
Internshala may use an external Facebook Comment Box plug in provided by Facebook or any other social media account linked commenting system for users to comment on the content posted on Internshala and its sub-domains. User can comment using their facebook or other social media profiles. Please note that this data (user profile and comment) are not stored on Internshala servers and databases and we have no control over how this data is used and displayed on associated social media networks and their privacy and data usage policies. Moreover, your comments would be visible to all the users (logged in or not logged in) of the Internshala website.