What are Cookies?

1.1 Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device (computer, smartphone, or tablet) when you visit a website. They are widely used to enhance your browsing experience and provide information to website owners.

How We Use Cookies:

2.1 We use cookies, specifically Google Analytics cookies, to gather information about how visitors use our website. This information helps us analyze website traffic, track user behaviour, and improve our website's performance.

2.2 The cookies we use do not collect personally identifiable information.

Types of Cookies We Use:

3.1 Google Analytics Cookies: These cookies enable us to collect anonymous information about website usage, including the number of visitors, the pages visited, and the source of the visit. This information helps us understand user preferences and optimise our website.

Third-Party Cookies:

4.1 We may use third-party services, such as Google Analytics, to analyze website usage. These services may also use cookies to collect anonymous information about your interactions with our website. Please refer to the respective third-party service's privacy policy for more information on their use of cookies and data collection practices.

Cookie Management:

5.1 Most web browsers allow you to control and manage cookies through their settings. You can choose to accept or decline cookies, delete existing cookies, or set your browser to notify you when cookies are being sent.

5.2 Please note that disabling or deleting cookies may impact your experience on our website and limit certain functionalities.


6.1 By continuing to use our website, you consent to the placement of cookies on your device as described in this Cookie Policy.

Changes to the Cookie Policy:

7.1 We reserve the right to modify or update this Cookie Policy at any time. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting the updated policy on our website. We encourage you to review this policy periodically to stay informed about how we use cookies.

Contact Us:

8.1 If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding this Cookie Policy or our cookie practices, please contact us at mifinfo@liverpool.ac.uk.

This Cookie Policy was last updated on 17 May 2023.