Cookie Policy

 

This website uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your device to help us provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to help make a website usable by enabling basic functions such as page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website won’t function properly without these cookies.

Cookies are also used to retain user preferences and provide anonymous tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. For more information on how to opt out of being tracked across all websites by Google Analytics, visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

As a rule, cookies are used to optimise your browsing experience.

How do I change my cookie settings?

We allow you to manage your cookie preferences within our website. You can adjust your cookie settings at any time by clicking “manage my cookies”.

Alternatively you can disable cookies on this website,  by disabling cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

Your consent only applies to the following domain: https://uit.co.za

This list details the cookies used on our website.

 

CookieDescription
Essential
viewed_cookie_policyThis cookie is set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin to store whether or not the user has consented to the use of cookies. It doesn’t store any personal data.
JSESSIONIDUsed by sites written in JSP. General purpose platform session cookies that are used to maintain users’ state across page requests.
Functional
_hjidThis is a Hotjar cookie that is set when the customer first lands on a page using the Hotjar script.
_hjFirstSeenThis is set by Hotjar to identify a new user’s first session. It stores a true/false value, indicating whether this was the first time Hotjar saw this user. It is used by recording filters to identify new user sessions.
_gat_UA-17245741-1This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.
_gat_UA-17245741-17This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to.
_hjIncludedInPageviewSampleThis cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the website’s pageview limit.
_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgressThis cookie is used to detect the first pageview session of a user. This is a True/False flag set by the cookie.
_hjIncludedInSessionSampleThis cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the website’s daily session limit.
langThis cookie is used to store the language preference of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time the user visits the website.
bcookieLinkedIn sets this cookie from LinkedIn share buttons and ad tags to recognize browser ID.
lidcLinkedIn sets the lidc cookie to facilitate data center selection.
li_gcThis cookie is used to store consent of guests regarding the use of cookies for non-essential purposes
_fw_crm_vThis cookie holds the tracker id Freshworks uses to identify the user who is coming back to the chat widget for the embedded Freshworks form on the contact page​. It is required to enable the site to function.
_ga_4PPXGNGQMVThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie stores information anonymously.
_gaThe _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.
_gidInstalled by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance. Some of the data that is collected includes the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.
Marketing
UserMatchHistoryA cookie that Linkedin uses to track visitors on multiple websites in order to present relevant ads based on the visitor’s preferences.
AnalyticsSyncHistoryUsed to store information about the time a sync with the lms_analytics cookie took place for users in the designated countries.
_fbpThis cookie is set by Facebook to display ads when either on Facebook or on a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising, after visiting the website.
bscookieThis cookie is a browser ID cookie set by Linked share buttons and ad tags.
frFacebook sets this cookie to show relevant ads to users by tracking user behaviour across the web, on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugins.

 

Third party cookies

Some of our business partners use their own cookies or widgets on our website. We have no access to or control over them. Information collected by any of those cookies or widgets is governed by the privacy policy of the company that created it, and not by us.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.