Privacy policy and cookies

BI uses cookies

We use cookies on our websites to make your experience as good as possible. You can control which cookies we can place in your browser and you can change the settings at any time.

The use of cookies is standard technology. The Electronic Communications Act of 2013, Section 2-7b regulates the use of cookies. A cookie is a small text file that is added to your browser's internal memory. By setting a cookie, we can store information on how you navigate the website and collect useful statistics that we use to improve our website.

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your hard drive when you visit a website. The statistics are anonymised, they are not connected to your subscription or to you as a person. A cookie is not a program, nor can it contain viruses. The files are deleted automatically after a certain period of time or when the website is closed, but this can be managed if desired.

We do not store any personally identifiable information via cookies, nor can information about you be tracked. Cookies can be useful both for us and for you who use our websites (bi.no, bi.edu, portal.bi.no, applicationweb.bi.no). We can customize the web pages based on the information stored. For you, this may mean that the website is perceived as more user-friendly and relevant to you.

There are two types of cookies:

  • from first-time providers created by the site you are visiting
  • from third parties of the website you are visiting, such as ads or images taken from other websites

Most browsers are set up to automatically accept cookies. By accessing and retrieving information and / or using services on our websites, you agree that this is placed in your browser. If you do not want to accept our use of cookies, you can withdraw your consent by changing the settings in the browser, see more about how this is done below. You can also click on settings below and manage your cookie preferences. Please note that changes in settings may result in services on our website not working optimally.

We use two types of cookies: