Privacy Policy, Refund Policy and Web Site Terms & Conditions of Use

Universal Business School [A division of Strive India Education Foundation] (also referred as “We”/”Us”) is committed to protect the privacy of individuals who visit the website and who make use of the on-line facilities. To that effect, we have the following privacy policy in place with regard to the collection, use and dissemination of personal information collected by this website. This document will help you understand the terms and conditions under which personal information is provided to this website. Please note that this policy is effective only within Universal Business School domain, and does not apply to websites that may be accessible from external links provided in various pages of this website.

Also note that due to the very nature of internet technology and evolving threats, this policy may be updated from time to time.

All such updates will be posted in the privacy policy page. In continuing to use this website, you indicate your acceptance of the terms and policies.

Information collection and use

While you can use parts of this website without providing any personal information, certain sections will only be accessible after you have registered with the website by providing specific data. These sections include, but are not limited to news feed requests, brochure or video requests, donations, registrations, books, journals and alumni profiles, subscription to mailing lists, alumni profile updates, applications and certain databases. As a general rule, Universal Business School will not sell, swap, rent, or otherwise disclose to any third party any such personal information for commercial purposes.

Such information will be utilized only for the purpose stated. To accomplish such purpose, Universal Business School may disclose the information to its employees, consultants and agents who have a legitimate need to know the information. Universal Business School also reserves the right to disclose this information under special circumstances, including disclosures required by law, court order or circumstances under which disclosure, in the sole discretion of Universal Business School, is necessary to protect the legal rights, including the intellectual property rights, of Universal Business School.

System information including IP addresses

When you connect to our website, our web server may record the numerical internet protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using, information about your browser and operating system, date and time of access and the internet address and page which linked you to our site.

The staff and/or the employees of Universal Business School use such information to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer and improve our website and to generate aggregate statistical reports that analyze general user information and demographics.

Such extrapolations and statistics may be made public; however, they cannot be tracked to individual users.

Unless required by legal process, we do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable.

This means that user sessions may be tracked by  IP address, but a user’s identity remains anonymous.

In addition, we ordinarily do not disclose third parties’ website usage by individual IP addresses, but may do so in very limited circumstances when complying with law or legal process, working with consultants, assisting us in fixing or improving our site, or in monitoring and improving the security of our network. Our staff monitors search terms that users enter into our search engine, but this tracking is never associated with individual users.

Amendments and Errata

The materials showing up on the website of Universal Business School ( could incorporate typographical, or photographic  mistakes. Universal Business School does not warrant that any of the materials on its website are exact, finished, or current. Universal Business School may roll out improvements to the materials contained on its website whenever required without notification. Universal Business Schooldoes not, then again, make any dedication to update the materials.


Cookies are unique bits of computer data that many major websites will transfer to your computer the first time that you visit.

Cookies are stored on your hard drive and may be later accessed by the website to track prior usage.

Universal Business School uses cookies for a variety of purposes including authentication and can be blocked by reconfiguring the appropriate settings in your web browser. Doing so may, however, restrict access to certain parts of the website.

Cookies can also be removed from the user’s hard drive whenever he wishes through his browser options.

Information collected through cookies cannot be traced back to the user as it contains no personally identifiable data like name, address or phone number.

Online forms

The Universal Business School website uses online forms where you may be asked to provide certain personal information.

This is necessary to access certain services in the website (e.g. Course Registrations) or to take part in surveys.

By filling out and submitting the form you are understood to have consented to Universal Business School storing and using the information for the purposes for which it has been provided.

External links

The Universal Business School site contains links to other independently run web sites within the Universal Business School network and to some sites that are not controlled by Universal Business School and are not covered by this privacy policy. Our web site includes social media features, such as the Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+ and Twitter icon and share button or interactive mini-programs that run on our website.

These features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our website, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. Social media features and widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our website.

Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy statement of the company providing it. Universal Business School is not responsible for the privacy practices, security or content of such web sites.


Security precautions

Universal Business School has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.

Unfortunately, due to the nature of internet communications, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure.

While Universal Business School remains committed to protecting the privacy of our users, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security in our systems. We do so by using secure technology, privacy protection controls, and restrictions on employee access, however, we make no representations regarding the veracity of such measures.

The Refund Policy for our 3 GMP’s i.e. Cardiff, SSM and Blended are as follows:

“This offer of admission for Global MBA (Cardiff Metropolitan University) (Swiss School of Management) and (Blended Learning Program) is subject to payment of full fees or a deposit.

Please note that the Global MBA students admitted into the 15-Month program cannot shift into the 24-Month PGDM Program, which is offered for junior executives with 1 year’s work experience or more.

Fees once paid are NOT REFUNDABLE under any circumstances.”

The Refund Policy for AICTE Approved PGDM through AIMA is as follows:

“In the event of a student/Candidate withdrawing before the starting of the course, the entire fee collected from the student, after a deduction of the processing fee of not more than Rs.1000/- (Rupees one thousand only) shall be refunded and returned by the Institution/ University.

Should a student leave after joining the course and if the seat remains vacant, no refund request will be processed”.

Changes to this privacy policy and Terms & Conditions

If there are any changes to this privacy policy, Universal Business School will replace this page with an updated version.

We therefore recommend that it is in the users interest, to check the “privacy policy” page any time the user accesses our web site so as to be aware of any changes which may occur from time to time. If you have any questions about security on our web site, you can email us at websiteadmin [@]