Privacy Policy

We respect the privacy rights of our online visitors and recognise the importance of protecting the personally identifiable information collected about you ("Personal Information").

We have adopted an Online Privacy Policy that guides how we collect, store and use the information that you provide us with. Except as set out below, under no circumstances with the Personal Information you supply be passed onto third parties without your consent. Your visit to this website is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions

Collection and use

We do not collect Personal Information about you except when you provide it to us. For departmental accreditation this will include your name, email address, phone number and the address of your department.  You do not have to provide this information to access the site but you will if you decide to apply for departmental accreditation. The departmental accreditation process will be linked to the main BSE website and your individual accreditation details may be accessed, this will include your address and individual accreditation status and will be subject to the main BSE website terms and conditions and privacy policies.

We never have access to, nor do we collect or store your credit card number. Credit card and Paypal payments are processed via secure facilities.

We may disclose any information, including Personal Information, we deem necessary, in our sole discretion, to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.


This site may use cookies to improve its functionality. Cookies are small amounts of data that is sent to a visitor's browser from a website page that they visit. You may set your computer not to accept cookies, however, you may need to log in more than once and the usefulness of the site may be affected.

Third parties

We may retain other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf in relation to the purposes set forth in this Privacy Policy. Examples include credit/debit card validation and authorisation agencies, data analysis firms and web hosting companies. Such companies may be provided with access to your Personal Information if needed to perform their functions, but may not use such information for any other purpose.


This Website may contain links to or from other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy policies of other websites. This Privacy Policy applies only to the information we collect on this Website. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of other websites you link to from our Website or otherwise visit.


This Privacy Policy shall be construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.