Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. By using the Platform, you indicate, agree and acknowledge that you understand, agree and consent to this Privacy Policy and to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.
Welcome to www.edubricz.co.in (“Website”) and Edubricz Application (“Application”), a platform that brings together student engagement, content delivery and administration tools in one place and is focused on helping educators and institutes go online to support a blended learning approach and digital learning solutions through video conferencing and related services for digital learning management (Website and Application are hereinafter collectively referred to as the “Platform”) owned and managed by Edubricz Technologies LLP and its affiliates(“Company”). “Affiliate” means any entity that directly or indirectly Controls, is Controlled by or is under common Control with the Company. “Control” means the possession, directly or indirectly, of the power to direct or cause the direction of the management or policies of an entity, whether through the ownership of voting securities or otherwise.

Your visit and use of the Platform for student engagement, content delivery, administration tools, digital learning solutions through video conferencing, collaboration, and related services, support, professional services offered on the Platform (“Services”) are subject to this privacy, security and cookies policy (“Privacy Policy”) and other terms and conditions of the Platform. This Privacy Policy ensures our firm commitment to your privacy vis-à-vis the protection of your information.

In this Privacy Policy “we”, “our” and “us” refers to Edubricz and “you”, “your” and/or “Users” refers to the user of the Platform If you are a resident of India and under the age of 18, or if you are resident of any other country and are considered to be of any age determined for use of internet services but are less than the contractual age determined by the applicable laws of such country, by using the Platform, you confirm to us that:
(i) your use of the Platform is with the permission of your parent or legal guardian,

(ii) you and your parent or legal guardian have reviewed this Privacy Policy to make sure that you and your parent or legal guardian understand and agree to it and

(iii), if required, you and your parent or legal guardian shall perform or undertake such activities which will entitle you to
enter into a legally binding and enforceable agreement with the Company. By using this Website and/or Application or accepting this Privacy Policy, you and your parent or legal guardian represent and warrant to the Company that you or your parent or legal guardian are 18 years of age or older, and that you have the right, authority and capacity to use the Website and/or Application and agree to this Privacy Policy.

Our Privacy Policy governs your use of the Services on the Platform, and explains how we collect, safeguard and disclose information that results from your use of the Service. We reserve the right to amend and supplement to complete this Privacy Policy at any time.
Whenever there is a change to our Privacy Policy, we post updates on our Website and/or Application. We encourage you to regularly review this Privacy Policy to get the latest updates to ensure you know and exercise the right to manage your Personal Information.
Our organization recognizes that protecting the privacy of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is essential to our business and reputation. As such, we are committed to maintaining the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of PII and to ensuring that it is collected, used, disclosed, and retained only in accordance with applicable laws and regulations and our own
policies and procedures.

Unless otherwise defined elsewhere in this Privacy Policy, the following terms shall have the meanings assigned to them as herein below for the purposes of this Privacy Policy:
“USAGE DATA” means information and data collected and captured as aresult of the use of Service.
“COOKIES” means small data files stored on your device (computer or mobile device).
“DATA CONTROLLER” means a natural or legal person who (either alone or jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for which and the manner in which any Personal Data are, or are to be, processed. For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, we are a Data Controller of your data.
“DATA PROCESSORS” OR “SERVICE PROVIDERS” means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller. We are the Data Processors of your personal information. We may use the services of various Service Providers in order to process your data more effectively.
“PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION (PII) PRINCIPAL” means any individual whose personal data is being collected, processed or used by edubricz. edubricz is processing the personal data of the below PII principals
(Including, but not limited to).
– Students
– Parents
– Teachers

3.Information Collection and Use
4.3.1 Collection of Data
In order to avail the Services under the Platform, registration by the User is mandatory. You are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your account. You specifically agree that the Company shall not be responsible for unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, any material or data sent or received or not sent or received through the Platform.
By registering, you consent to provide information including Personal Data. The Company respects the privacy of the Users of the Services and is committed to reasonably protect it in all respects. The information about the
user as collected by the Company are:
Information supplied by Users;
Information automatically tracked while navigation;
Inferred information through usage and log data;
Information collected from any other sources (like third party providers
or social media platforms).
In order to provide Services and to maintain and improve the Platform, we require certain information (including Personal Data) and may obtain your Personal Data when you register with us, when you express an interest in obtaining information about us or our products and Services, when you participate in activities on our Platform or otherwise contact us. Such Personal Data may be collected in various ways including during the course of your:
Registration as a User on the Platform;
Availing Services offered on the Platform. Instances of such Services include but are not limited to, communicating with the Company customer service by phone, email or otherwise or posting user reviews
in relation to Services/products available on the Platform;
Granting permission to share credentials of your online accounts maintained with third parties: We may receive personal information about you from such third parties, including commercially available sources and business partners. If you access the Platform through a connected service on the Platform, the information we collect may include your information available through such connected services.

5.3.2 Types of Data Collected
We collect different types of information, including your Personal Data, for various purposes to provide and improve our Service for you.
Personal Data While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain
Personal Data i.e. PII that can be used to contact or identify you.
Personal Data/PII may include, but is not limited to:
○ Email address
○ First name and last name
○ Phone number
○ Address, City, Country, State, Province, ZIP/Postal/Pin code
○ Other contact information
○ Gender and other demographics
○ Date of birth and age
○ Location Data
○ Cookies and Usage Data
We may use your Personal Data/PII to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these
communications from us by following the unsubscribe link. Usage Data We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Platform and/or use the Service or when you access the
Platform by or through any device (“Usage Data”).
This Usage Data may include information such as server log, your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data
When you access the Platform with a device, this Usage Data may include information such as the type of device you use, your device unique ID, the IP address of your device, your device operating system, the type of Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data. Location Data We may use and store information about your location if you give us permission to do so (“Location Data”). We use this data to provide features of our Service, to improve and customize our Service.

Cookies Data
We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Platform and we hold certain information. Cookies are files with a small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Other tracking technologies are
also used such as beacons, tags and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.
For optimum performance, we recommend that you choose to accept all Cookies. However, you may restrict this to accept only necessary cookies, which include session, preference and analytics Cookies.
Please note that in order to use our Services, it is mandatory to accept necessary Cookies.
Examples of Cookies we use:
○ Necessary Cookies
○ Session Cookies: temporary Cookies that are generated when you log in to the Platform. They are designed to enhance the functioning of our Services during your current visit or session. These Cookies help maintain your login status, remember items you’ve selected, or track your progress through a multi-step process, such as adding data linked to your account.
○ Preference Cookies: store information about your preferences and settings on the Platform. For example,
your language preference, font size, or the region you have selected. These Cookies make your online
experience more personalized and convenient by saving your choices for future visits.
○ Analytics Cookies: are used to collect data on how users interact with the Platform. They track information
such as the pages visited, the time spent on each page, and the actions taken by users (e.g., clicks, form
submissions, etc.). This data is then analyzed to gain insights into user behavior and improve the Platform’s
performance, content, and user interface. Analytics cookies are valuable for understanding user
preferences and making data-driven decisions to enhance the user experience.
○ Other Cookies: such as other third-party analytics Cookies and advertising Cookies that are used to serve
you with advertisements and information that are tailored to user behavior and interests.

6.3.3. Purpose for Collection and Use of Data
All required information is Service dependent and the Company may use the above said user Information to maintain, protect and improve the Services (including advertising) and for developing new services. Any Personal Data provided by you will not be considered as sensitive if it is freely available and / or accessible in the public domain like any comments, messages, blogs, scribbles available on social platforms like Facebook, twitter etc..
The Company uses the collected data for various purposes including:
to create and maintain an online account with the Platform;
to maintain our Platform and enable you to avail the Services;
to notify you about changes to our Service;
to allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service when you choose to do so;
to provide customer support;
to analyses information so that we can improve our Platform and Services;
to notify the necessary information related to the Platform and Services and your online account on the Platform from time to time;
to monitor your usage of our Platform and Services;
to maintain records and provide you with an efficient, safe and customized experience while using the Platform;
to detect, prevent and address technical issues;
to furnish your information to Service Providers to the extent necessary for delivering the relevant Services;
aggregated and individual, anonymized and non-anonymized data may periodically be transmitted to Service Providers to help us improve the Platform and our Services;
to fulfill any other purpose for which you provide it;
to verify your identity and prevent fraud or other unauthorized or illegal activity;
to carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection;
to provide you with notices about your account and/or subscription, including expiration and renewal notices,
email-instructions, etc.;
to dispatch transaction-related communications such as welcome letters, billing reminders, and purchase confirmations;
to provide you with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about unless you have opted not to receive such information;
to provide aggregate statistics about Users, traffic patterns, and other related information to reputable third parties, however this information when disclosed will be in an aggregate form and does not contain any
of personally identifiable information;
to comply with applicable laws, rules, and regulations;
in any other way we may describe when you provide the information;
and for any other purpose with your consent.
You agree that we may use Personal Information about you or share the same with third party service providers to improve our marketing and promotional efforts, to analyze site usage, improve the Platform’s content and
Service offerings through integrations, and customize the Platform’s content, layout, and Services.
You authorize us to contact you via email or phone call or sms and offer you our services, imparting product knowledge, offer promotional offers running on Application, for which reasons, PII collected may be used.

7.3.4. Retention of Data
We will retain your Personal Data only for so long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes and to enforce our legal agreements and policies.
We will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.
We reserve the right to retain the aggregated and anonymized data derived from the Personal Data collected from the users of the Platform including your Personal Data, for any purposes (commercial and non-commercial) as the Company deems fit and proper.

8.3.5. Consent Management
We collect consent from users of the Platform at the time of registering on the Website or Platform (through any of the available interfaces). You consent to this Privacy Policy by reading this from the hyperlink on the registration pageant proceeding to create an account on the Platform. You may manage your
consent in the manner set out below.

9.3.6 Withdrawal of Consent
You may withdraw your consent given for collecting any Information and Personal Data under this Privacy Policy and pursuant to use of the Services, at any time by sending an email to Edubricz@gmail.com. In such an event, the Company reserves the right to not allow you further usage of the Website and the Application or provide/use any Services thereunder, without any obligations or liability, whatsoever, whether in contract, tort, law, equity or otherwise, in this regard.

10.3.7 Your Rights (Accessing, Updating, and Deleting Your Personal Data)
You have certain rights in relation to your Personal Data that the Company collects (where the Company is the Data Collector) and maintains. You can access your Personal Data and confirm that it remains correct and up-to-date. If you would like further information in relation to your rights or would like to exercise any of them, you may contact us via edubricz@gmail.com. You have the right to:
– access any Personal Data we hold about you;
– prevent the processing of your Personal Data for any purpose;
– update any Personal Data which is out of date or incorrect;
– delete any Personal Data which we are holding about you;
– restrict the way that we process your Personal Data; and
– provide you with a copy of any Personal Data which we hold about you.
We try to answer every request promptly where possible, and provide our response, also note that certain Personal Data may be exempt from such requests in certain circumstances, where we need to retain your Personal Data to comply with a legal obligation. When you email us with a request, we may ask that you provide us with information necessary to confirm your identity.
In cases where we are the Data Processor and we get a request from the Data Controller to execute PII principal’s rights, we are responsible to execute such requests.

11.Handling and Responding to Legitimate Requests:
All requests from PII principals/Data Controller (customers) regarding their personal data shall be directed to the designated privacy officer. Requests can be submitted by contacting us via edubricz@gmail.com. The
Company will share the Data Subject Right Request Form to collect more details from you.
Upon receipt of a request, the designated officer shall acknowledge receipt and initiate the review process.
Requests shall be processed within 5 working days and will be executed based on the requests.
The Company will provide access to the requested information, correct inaccurate data, or delete data as requested.
Further, the Company will communicate any changes made (update/delete) to your personal data with the associated third parties/service providers

12.3.7 Legal Basis for Data Collection
The legal basis for data collection refers to the lawful justification or reason that an organization relies on to collect and process personal data.
Consent: The individual has given clear and explicit consent for their personal data to be processed for a specific purpose. Consent must be freely given, specific, informed, and unambiguous. Individuals have
the right to withdraw their consent at any time.
Contractual Necessity: The processing of personal data is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the individual is a party or for taking pre-contractual steps at the individual’s request. For example, collecting a customer’s address and payment information to fulfill an online order.

13.Disclosure of Data
We do not retain your Personal Information for longer than required for the purposes for which the information may be lawfully used. Towards ensuring that we do not hold any Personal Information not necessary for enabling/providing our Services, we shall delete all KYC documents such as PAN, AADHAR and other documents submitted by you for availing our credit facilitating services within 48 (forty-eight) hours from the date of disbursement or rejection of your application for such facilities.
It is clarified that (i) above is limited to the documents submitted for availing credit facilitating Services. Any other requests for destruction of your Personal Information and/or Data may be made by way of the consent withdrawal mechanism laid down in 3.5 and 3.6 above.
We may disclose Personal Data that we collect, or you provided on our Platform as follows:

14.4.1 Disclosure for Law Enforcement and other legal necessity:
We reserve the right to use or disclose your Personal Data in response to any statutory or legal requirements. We will use and disclose your Personal Data if we believe you will harm the property or our rights or the rights of the other Users of our Platform. Finally, we will use or disclose your Personal Data if we believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person or property, violations of the Platform’s other policies, or as otherwise required by law when responding to subpoenas, court orders and other legal processes.
We reserve the right to use or disclose your Personal Data and other information if we believe that disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect rights, property and safety of the Company, its users, customers, Service
Providers, officers and shareholders. We may also in good faith share information with other organizations and entities for the purposes of fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

15.4.2 Business Transaction
If we or our Affiliates are involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, and/or in the event the ownership or control of our Platform changes, we may transfer your information to the new owner

16.4.3 Disclosure by the User
When you use certain features on the Platform like the discussion forums and you post or share your Personal Information as comments, messages, files, photos on such discussion forums on the Platform, which is freely accessible to group of other users and/or the public, the same will be available to all such users and/or public. All such sharing of information will be done at your own risk. Please keep in mind that if you disclose Personal Information in posting as comments, messages, files, photos on the discussion forums on the
Platform, such information may become publicly available.

17.4.4 Other Disclosures
If we or our Affiliates are involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, and/or in the event the ownership or control of our Platform changes, we may transfer your information to the new owner.

18.4.5 Data Processing by the Service Providers
We may engage and employ third party companies and individuals to perform certain processing activities and to perform Service (“Service Providers”), to provide Service on our behalf, perform Service-related activities or assist us in analyzing how our Service is used. Towards that objective, we may share your Personal Information with such Service Providers. As the PII Controller, you can contact edubricz@gmail.com to get the below
details around the service providers who may be processing your data on behalf of us, we will provide you with the details of these service providers within 7 working days.
– List of service providers with whom we share your data. We will not process your data for marketing and advertising without prior consent from the PII controllers.
The Service Providers may be engaged and employed for various purposes documented within this Privacy Policy.

19.Data Security Practice and Procedure
The security of your data is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

20.5.1 Security of Data
We maintain strong security safeguards to ensure the security and confidentiality of the User’s data, protect against any anticipated threats to the security of your Personal Information, protect against unauthorized access to your information, and ensure the proper disposal of your Personal Information. We have adopted a comprehensive security policy that complies with laws and regulations and reflects industry standards. We have in place appropriate safeguards and security measures to protect the personal data you provide on this Platform against accidental or any other unlawful forms of processing. We use third party Service Providers for the purposes of payment collections and information shared by you in relation to payments, shall be governed by privacy policy adopted by such Service Providers.
Our security policy requires us to consistently monitor the risk of any threats to the administrative, technical, and physical safeguards we have put in place to protect your information. The safeguards include, at a minimum, firewalls and data encryption and restricting access to your Personal Information only to those employees who have a need to know such information to carry on our operations. These safeguards are reviewed and adjusted periodically based on ongoing risk assessments.
In accordance with Information Technology Act 2000 and rules made there under, the name and contact details of the Grievance Officer are provided below:
Name: Nithin (Grievance Officer),
Edubricz Technologies Private Limited
No.B/2, 3rd Floor,Industrial Town,
West of Chord Road,
Bangalore – 560010.
Email: edubricz@gmail.com

21.5.2 Transfer of Data
The information, including Personal Data we obtain from or about you may be maintained, processed and stored by us on the systems situated in the territory of Republic of India.
However, subject to applicable laws, your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to – and maintained on – computers located in countries other than India where the data protection laws may differ from
those of the Data Protection Rules applicable in India.
If you are located outside India and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to India and process it there. Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your
submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.
The Company will take all the steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other Personal Information.
We comply with generally accepted industry standard regulations regarding the collection, use, and retention of data under the Information Technology Act, 2000 and Data Protection Rules. By using the Platform and/or Services, you consent to the collection, transfer, use, storage and disclosure of your information as described in this Privacy Policy, including to the transfer of your information outside of your country of residence.

22.Links to Other Sites
Our Platform may contain links to third party websites and mobile applications that are not operated by us. If you click such a link, you may be directed to such third party’s websites and mobile applications. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party websites and mobile applications or any services offered by such third parties. You agree that we shall not be liable for any breach of your privacy of Personal Information or loss incurred by your use of such websites or services.

23.Changes to This Privacy Policy
This Privacy Policy will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future. We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time.
Subject to the above, your continued use of the Platform following the posting of Revised Terms shall imply your acknowledgement of and agreement with the Revised Terms, which shall be binding on you.

24.Copyright, Trademark and Other Intellectual Property Protection
Edubricz is an intellectual property of the Company, all materials on the Platform are protected by copyright laws, trademark laws, and other intellectual property laws. Any unauthorized use of any such information or
materials may violate copyright laws, trademarks laws, intellectual property laws, and other laws and regulations

25.Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us by email: edubricz@gmail.com (Data Protection Officer) for any questions related to privacy.