Aspire to HE cookies

A new European law has been introduced, requiring websites to ask for your consent before placing “cookies” in your browser, the software you use to surf the web.

Cookies are files used by most websites to let you log in, translate and analyse web visits. We do not sell your information to any third party companies. We only use cookies to help improve our website content, to improve the user journey and to make sure that our site meets the needs of the people that visit it.

Use of cookies by Aspire to HE

We use Google Analytics to track visitor behaviour on our site. These cookies don’t allow us to identify you personally or give us access to your computer; they are only used by us to collect information such as which pages are visited on the site, the time spent on the site and how the site was found. We use this information to help improve our website and give you a better user experience.

Third party companies may also set cookies in your browser. These include Twitter and YouTube; we have listed below which cookies have been set and what their function is. If you opt in to receive cookies, you will also be accepting these cookies too.

You can give us consent to process the data you provide in the manner and for the purposes described above by accepting the cookies via the banner at the bottom of the page. Find out more about cookies at

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

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These cookies allow us to count page visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of this site, using a service provided by Google Analytics. Google Analytics cookies more details. You can opt-out of google analytics
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We partner with several other websites to bring you the best user experience. These sites may be linked with Aspire to HE but we do not control what cookies are set. We cannot hold any responsibility for these sites as they are independent companies.

How to manage or refuse cookies

If you do not want your browser to accept cookies and use them in the ways described above it is possible to change your browser settings. It is also possible to delete existing cookies from your browser. However blocking all cookies will affect your web experience and may result in some parts of the Aspire to HE websites not functioning properly. The procedure for modifying your privacy preferences is different for each internet browser and we recommend you visit the following websites for further information: