Privacy Policy

VPM’s Alumni Association – SnehBandha ( “we,” “us,”, “alumni association” or “our”) are committed to privacy and data protection. This Privacy Notice applies to all personal data we collect from you.

This Privacy Notice does not apply to any third-party applications or software that integrate with the Services, or any other third-party products, services or businesses (collectively, “Third Party Services”). Third Party Services are governed by their own privacy policies. We recommend you review the Privacy Notice governing any Third-Party Services before using them.

We collect information from you when you access vpms.club and when you subscribe to our email service. As a result of those actions, you might supply us with such information as your name, address, email, and phone number. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. Periodically, we may ask you to confirm the accuracy of your information to avoid disruption of services.

We use your IP address to help provide more relevant service to you and to administer our website by identifying (1) which parts of our site are most heavily used and (2) locations our audience comes from. We may use your IP address and/or location, we do not link IP addresses or location data to anything personally identifiable. This means that user sessions will be tracked, but the users will remain anonymous.

The email address and/or mobile phone number you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions from within alumni association.

In addition, visitor activity is tracked using Google Analytics. Google Analytics is subject to the privacy policy of Google, Inc., which you can find on Google’s website. These data are used to optimize our website for our visitors and do not include personally identifiable information such as name, contact information, or credit card numbers.

All personally identifiable information provided by alumni is strictly reserved for use by individual alumni and SnehBandha or VPM’s Polytechnic, Thane for internal purposes only.

We may collect non-personal information about the computer, mobile device, or other device you use to vpms.club, such as IP address, geolocation information, unique device identifiers, browser type, browser language, or other information of this nature. We use this information in an aggregate fashion to track access to vpms.club. At no time do we disclose site usage by individual IP addresses.

When you apply and/or register to participate in a program, become a visitor and/or attend an event, we will ask you to provide personal data to process your application or registration such as your: name, address, telephone number, email address, contact preferences, social media identifier, emergency contact information, professional and/or personal interests, job title, company, business address and phone number, website, and blog.

Cookies may be set by an organization other than vpms.club. These “third-party cookies” may, for example, originate from websites such as YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, or other social media services for which vpms.club may use as “plug-ins.” Since the cookie policies of these sites change over time, you should determine their policies by visiting the privacy policy pages of these sites directly. You may disable cookies through your individual browser options. If you would like to learn more about cookies, please refer to the following website.

We may occasionally send you email communications to inform you of news, events, and information relevant to you and the VPM’s Polytechnic, Thane alumni community. If you require assistance in opting out of emails, please contact Alumni & Development Services at info@vpms.club.

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information we gather about you, we have taken commercially reasonable steps to protect the information. However, no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100 percent secure.

Areas of vpms.club where personal information is displayed or can be entered are password-protected to allow access by registered users only. These areas include the online directory, profile update, account management, and registration for some events.

This Privacy Policy may be amended from time to time. Any such changes will be posted on this page. The effective date of this policy was April, 2021.