Privacy Policy

For proper operation, further improvements of this Website and further improvements of your browsing experience, this website has to save a small quantity of cookies on your computer.  More than 90% of all websites use this practice but according to the European Union regulations of 25/03/2011 we are obliged to ask for permission prior to saving the cookies. By using this website you agree to use the cookies. By blocking the cookies you can continue to browse the website but some of the features will not be accessible.

What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small data file that is transferred to your computer’s hard disk. Cookies usually save your settings, website settings like preferable language or address. Later, when you open the same Website your browser sends the cookies which belong to the aforementioned site. This enables the website to display the information adjusted to your needs.

Cookies can save a broad range of information including personal information (like your name or Email address). However, this information can be saved only if you allow it – websites cannot access the information for which you did not give the permission and cannot access other files on your computer. Default activities of saving and sending cookies are not visible. However, you can change your browser settings and choose to reject or accept request for saving a cookie, erase saved cookies automatically when you close your browser and similar actions.

How to disable cookies?
By disabling cookies you decide whether to save cookies on your computer. Cookie settings can be controlled and configured in your browser. For information about cookie settings choose the Internet browser you use: • Chrome • Firefox • Internet Explorer 9 • Internet Explorer 7 i 8 • Opera • Safari.

If you disable cookies you will not be able to use some functions on the website of the Polytechnic of Međimurje.


What are temporary cookies?
Temporary cookies or session cookies are removed from the computer upon closing the Internet browser. They enable to save temporary data.

What are persistent cookies?
Persistent cookies or saved cookies stay on your computer upon closing the browser. With their help, websites save the data like user name and password and every time when you visit the same website the saved password and user name are automatically offered. Permanent cookies stay on your computer for days, months and perhaps years.

What are first-party cookies?
First-party cookies come from the website that you browse and can be temporary or persistent. With the help of these cookies websites can save the data which will be used the next time you visit that website.

What are third-party cookies?
Third-party cookies come from ads from other websites (like pop-up ads or other ads) which are placed on the website you browse. With the help of these cookies websites can track the use of the Internet for marketing purposes.

Does the use the cookies?
Yes, with the primary goal to offer better user experience.

What types of cookies use and why?

 Session cookies – are temporary cookies that expire (and are automatically erased) when you close the Internet browser. We use session cookies to enable the access to the content and comments (information that you have to type in when you apply with your data on the website).

Persistent cookies –usually come with expiry data and will stay in your browser until they expire or until you erase them manually. uses persistent cookies in order to better understand the habits of users, to improve the website according to preferences. This information is anonymous – we cannot see the individual users’ data.

Does the website contain third-party cookies?

There are a few external services that save limited cookies for users. These cookies are not set from the side of this website but some are used for normal operation of certain features that enable users to access the content. We offer at the moment:

Additional information about disabling cookies
There are a few websites for disabling cookies for various services.

For further information please visit the following websites:

http://www.allaboutcookies. org/

http://www.youronlinechoices. eu/