Terms and Conditions
Accessibility PolicyWelcome to icsb.org.uk We are committed to making ICSB website accessible to as many different people as possible. We want everyone to enjoy the benefits of good clear communication. We are committed to helping improve accessibility by doing everything we can to make our services easier to use. We have designed icsb.org.uk, our corporate website, to be informative and accessible to a wide range of users. We hope you find the content about the ICSB easy to find and useful. If you have any comments or suggestions regarding this website, please let us know by emailing: email@example.com
Help with navigating our websiteAll pages contain a link to the home page by clicking on the Intercontinental School of Business and Management logo and all pages include a search box. Breadcrumbs underneath the University sentence navigation should help users retrace their steps through the site.
Improving AccessibilityAs part of our commitment to continuously improve the level of accessibility within our website, we have carefully designed all aspects of the site. It’s hoped that the design, navigation and functionality will be available and inclusive for all user groups regardless of their location, internet experience, and type of technology used. The website has been developed in line with the priority levels of the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) guidelines, part of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). This section outlines some of the accessibility features that we have provided for users and guidance on how to use them. Please refer to your web browser and operating system ‘Help’ for their additional accessibility features.
DesignThe ICSB website has been optimised to be viewed at a minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768 within the following browsers or, their corresponding higher version numbers:
- Internet Explorer 5.5
- Netscape Communicator 7.2
- Firefox 1.0
- Opera 8.0
- Safari 2.0
- Microsoft edge
Access KeysAccess keys allow users to navigate around the most frequently used areas of www.ICSB.org.uk without using the mouse. To use the Access key on a PC, hold down the Alt key and press the appropriate number, then Enter/Return. To be reminded of our Access keys, press Alt 8 and Return from any page in the site to display a full list. Access key functionality on a Mac system is triggered by pressing ctrl + ‘h’.
Alternative FormatsIn order to make our website fully accessible, we provide our information in a number of alternative formats. However, the website does include a number of PDF files, which we are unable to re-produce in alternative formats. We recommend that users download the latest version of Adobe Acrobat to view Adobe PDF files at: www.adobe.com Adobe Acrobat 5.0 and 6.0 software provides a number of capabilities that improve access for users. For further information about Adobe’s PDF accessibility, please visit: access.adobe.com We encourage any users, experiencing problems with our site to email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org. We will work to solve any issues as a priority and where possible, will respond to individual requests for information in alternative formats.
FontsAll text sizes within the content pages and navigation have been set to relative sizes, which can be increased or decreased for more comfortable screen reading. Colours can be changed by users for improved readability. These can be altered in your Web browser.
Choose your Postgraduate ProgrammeFind out more about our postgraduate programmes. We recommend that you look closely at the programme key facts to make sure it is the programme that matches your career goals.
RemindersEntry requirements vary depending on if you are a home or overseas student. Please read about the entry requirements of the programme before submitting your application. Places on our postgraduate courses are often limited, so we recommend that you apply as early as possible. Check the programme key facts for intake dates or funding deadlines where appropriate.
Complete the Application FormYour personal student advisor from the Recruitment Team can assist you in completing the corresponding Application Form sent to you if need be. After which you will need to collate all relevant documents and send them, along with your completed Application Form, to your advisor.
RemindersMake sure you have all your supporting documents scanned. Admission documents required vary from course to course, so we strongly recommend that you check the programme entry requirements in advance. You can find a list of relevant admission documents on the Course Brochure.
Receive your resultsUpon receipt of the Application Form, all your documents will be submitted for consideration by the Academic Board. The Academic Board consists of senior academics at ICSB, and meets weekly to assess applicants’ eligibility for their chosen programme using the highest academic standards. After careful consideration you will receive one of the following offers:
- An unconditional offer. This usually comes as a Letter of Acceptance and means that you have successfully met all the requirements and have been accepted into your chosen programme.
- A conditional offer. This means that you have been accepted into the programme, on the condition that you fulfil whatever requirement may be left before you can proceed with your course.
Code of Conduct
Students are expected to conduct themselves at all times in a manner which demonstrates respect for the School her staffs, fellow students and property (whether tangible or intangible), and in adherence to these terms.
Breaches of the Student Code of Conduct and individual programme regulations can amount to gross misconduct, and can lead to expulsion from study, and forfeiture of all fees.
The School reserves the right to dismiss any student at any time for non-payment of fees or lack of attendance. No fees will be refunded to any student dismissed under this section.
By using this Website and the Online Content and Courses, you confirm that you have read, agree and are in compliance with these Terms and the Policies (each as amended from time to time). Use of the Website and access to the Online Content and Courses by anyone under the age of 13 is strictly prohibited.
Your use of and access to this Website and the Online Content and Courses are subject to the following conditions (“Acceptable Use Conditions”), and you agree that failure to comply with any one of the Acceptable Use Conditions will constitute a breach of these Terms. The Acceptable Use Conditions are as follows:
- You agree to use the Website and access the Online Content and Courses only for lawful purposes and your use of the Website and Online Content and Courses is in no way unlawful or fraudulent, and does not have the intention or effect of damaging us or our Institutional Partners either in reputation or financially;
- You agree not to use or access the Website or the Online Content and Courses for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way;
- You agree not to distribute all or any part of the Website or Online Content and Courses in any medium without our prior written consent, unless such distribution is offered through the functionality of the Website and permitted by these Terms.
- You agree not to alter or modify any part of the Website or the Online Content and Courses;
- You agree not to access the Website or Online Content and Courses through any technology other than the software provided by us or enabled via API’s or other generally available third-party web browsers such as Chrome, Fire Fox, Safari or Internet Explorer;
- You agree not to (and will not attempt to) circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with any security related features of the Website or any features that (i) prevent or restrict use or copying of content or (ii) enforce any limitations on you, the use of the Website or access to the Online Content and Courses;
- You agree not to knowingly transmit any data or send or submit any content that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, key-stroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware;
- You agree not to use or access the Website or Online Content and Courses for any commercial uses or for the benefit of any third party, including but not limited to:
- The sale of access to the Online Content and Courses or any associated content;
- The solicitation of business in the course of trade or in connection with a commercial enterprise; and
- The solicitation of any Visitors or Learners of the Website with respect to their content for commercial purposes;
- You agree to use the Website and access the Online Content and Courses in a way which does not infringe the rights of third parties or restrict or prevent anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the Website, Online Content and Courses;
- You agree not to ask for, collect or harvest any personal data of any Visitor or Learner of the Website or Online Content and Courses;
- You agree not to post, upload, email or otherwise transmit to or otherwise cause us to email, transmit or otherwise distribute chain letters, surveys or studies, calls to action, junk mail, pyramid schemes, incentives (monetary or click-based), spamming, or bulk communications of any kind, whether or not for commercial or non-commercial purposes;
- You will not copy, reproduce, create derivative works of, distribute, transmit, broadcast, display, sell, license, or otherwise exploit any content contained on the Website (including without limitation the Online Content and Courses) for any other purpose other than as permitted by these Terms without our prior written consent;
- You agree not to use the Website or the Online Content and Courses in any manner intended to damage, disable, overburden or impair any ICSB server or the network(s) connected to any ICSB server, or infringe any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of any servers or networks connected to the Website;
- You agree not to use any high volume, automated, or electronic means to access the Website or the Online Content and Courses (including without limitation robots, spiders or scripts);
- You agree not to frame the Website or the Online Content and Courses, place pop-up windows over its pages, or otherwise affect the display of its pages;
- You agree not to access or attempt to access any other Visitor or Learner’s account or falsely state, impersonate, or otherwise misrepresent your identity, including but not limited misrepresenting your affiliations with a person or entity, past or present;
- You agree not to force headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any communication transmitted through the Website; and
- You agree not to send, knowingly receive, submit, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with these Terms and the Policies).
You agree to comply with these Terms in relation to any Learner Content (as defined below) provided by you in connection with the Online Content and Courses and in connection with the ability to post messages (as further detailed in the paragraphs below).
We grant the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the site for the sole purpose of creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials. We reserve the right to revoke these exceptions, either generally or in specific cases.
You acknowledge and agree that the form and nature of the Website and Online Content and Courses which we provide may change from time to time without prior notice to you.
Whilst we do all we can to ensure that the Online Content and Courses are of a high standard, you understand and acknowledge that, in using the Website and Online Content and Courses, you may be exposed to content from our Partner Institutions that is factually inaccurate, offensive if taken out of context, indecent to certain people, or otherwise objectionable to you. We are not responsible (legally or otherwise) for any claims you may have against us in relation to this type of content.
You acknowledge and agree that we may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Website, Online Content and Courses (or any part of the Online Content and Courses) to you or to Learners generally for whatever reason, at our sole discretion, without prior notice to you.
You agree that you are solely responsible for (and that we have no responsibility to you or to any third party for) any breach of your obligations under the Terms and for the consequences of that breach (including, but not limited to, any loss or damage which you or any third party may suffer).
General Refund Policy
Tuition Fee Refunds
All applications for a Tuition Fee refund must be made at least 28 days (4 weeks) to the commencement date of the Course in order to have a full refund of your Tuition Fee.
Registration Fee is non-refundable
There would be no refund for any application (for Tuition Fee refund) made less than 14 days to the commencement date of the Course. (Please see: Terms & Conditions – Registration and Programmes of Study for more details).
All applications for a Tuition Fee refund are subject to an administrative charge. This would be detailed in your Invoice or Payment Page.
Method of Payment
Refunds will only be made using the original method of payment and to the person who made the original payment.
Disbursements to 3rd parties
Any fees payable by the School on behalf of the student or in connection with the student’s application to a third-party (for example, courier fees, Registration fees payable to the accrediting bodies, Progression Fees etc.) are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Refund Policy – Professional Certificate Courses (Short Courses)
Once payment is received and the immediate access to the ICSB Online Study Portal is available to the student, refunds are not available. This does not affect your statutory rights.
The immediate accessibility of the ICSB Online Study Portal is only available to the student when payment has been made in full and funds cleared and in any variance of this term shall be upon such terms as Intercontinental School of Business and Management dictates.
Please ensure that you choose the exact Course you would like to study before paying for it.
Access to courses and quizzes is limited to two (2) weeks, from the date of enrolment. In exceptional circumstances, this may be extended.
There are only three (3) attempts for quizzes as long payments have been cleared. If all three (3) attempt are exhausted, then you will need to enrol for the course again.
Our Professional Certificate Courses (Short Courses) are for a duration of 2 weeks of which afterwards, though you can access your Certificate for download, your Course will have expired.
Refund Policy – Online & Classroom Programmes
Registration: On the submission of the Registration for any of our Online or Classroom Courses, you are required to pay a Registration Fee. It is only after the payment of your Registration Fee that your Conditional Offer Letter would be processed.
Please note that the Registration Fee is non-refundable.
Tuition Fees: On the receipt of your Conditional Offer Letter, you are required to pay your Tuition Fee. Please note that full payment must be received prior to the course commencement in order to confirm your place. Only those who have paid the fees in full will be admitted to the course
Cancellations & Deferrals: cancellations must be received in writing at least 4 weeks before the commencement date of the Session you are registered for. Otherwise it is upon ICSB’s discretion.
If you cancel 14 days to the Session registered for, a 10% administration charge on the Tuition Fee would be deducted from the amount refunded back to you, asides from the Registration Fee.
No refund would be given for Cancellations 12 days to the Programme of which there would still be a 10% administrative charge on the Tuition Fee for deferment to another Session.
By the 3rd deferment, there would be a 15% administrative charge on the Tuition Fee for the Session.
There would be a 20% administrative charge on the Tuition Fee for the 4th deferment and no more deferment after this 4th Session.
This means that failure to attend the 4th Session at the 20% Administrative charge on the Tuition Fee would mean your initial Tuition Fee paid is forfeit.
Refund Policy – Credit-bearing Programmes (Level 4, 5, 7 and International Postgraduate Diploma Programmes)
Once payment is received and the immediate access to the ICSB Online Study Portal is available to the student, refunds are not available. This does not affect your statutory rights.
The immediate accessibility of the ICSB Online Study Portal is only available to the student when payment has been made in full and funds cleared and in any variance of this term shall be upon such terms as Intercontinental School of Business and Management dictates.
Access to modules and assessments is limited to 5 (five) years, from the date of enrolment. In exceptional circumstances, this may be extended.
Assessments can be re-sit as many times as required within the 5year period as long payments have been cleared.
Failure to keep up with your monthly payments may incur a £50 admin fee and suspension of your online account.
If students fail to keep up with monthly payments, any free items received will need to return to the Intercontinental School of Business and Management.
All Student payments need to be completed before the final awarding body certificate is provided to the student.
Refund Policy – Top-up Degree
- All Top-up fees are subject to change by the Universities without prior notice to colleges.
- All certificates are issued directly by the Universities.
- Top-up may be delivered by 3rd Party colleges.
- None of the top-up courses are delivered by ICSB.
- ICSB is only responsible for the delivery of Level 4, 5, and 7 Diploma.
Affiliate UK Universities
- University of Chichester, UK
- Anglia Ruskin University, UK
- University of Northampton, UK
- University of the West Scotland
- University of Plymouth, UK
- University of Worcester
All Top-up Fees paid on behalf of students to the Universities are inclusive of an Administrative charge. This Fee might therefore vary from what the Universities have listed on their website. We do not offer refund for the administrative charge once the service has been delivered, i.e once the student has been successfully placed on to the Top-up Degree.
Once payment is received and remitted to the affiliate University as well, there is no refund available.
This does not affect your statutory rights.
This website is operated by Intercontinental School of Business and Management.
Administrative and Academic Headquarters
Intercontinental School of Business and Management is registered in the Nigeria with Corporate Affairs Commission, under the Companies and Allied Matters Acts with CAC number RC1691271 and located at No 30, Lobito Crescent, Wuse 2, FCT, Abuja, Nigeria.
The ICSB Administrative Headquarters is in charge of all Student Fee Collection and thus all base Fees are in US Dollars, British Pounds and Nigeria Naira.
These two companies will be referred to as (“we”, “us” and “our”).
If you would like to contact us, we can be reached by email on email@example.com.
Definitions and Contract
In these terms and conditions, the following definitions apply to the Contract you have with us:
The date on which the Course or Training Commences.
The legally-binding arrangement that you and we enter into when you accept a place to study any of our Courses/Training/Programmes/Programmes and Training as stated on our Website. The terms of the contract are set out in these terms and conditions, as well as other relevant documents to which they refer.
A taught or research-based course that, together with other Courses/Training/Programmes/Programmes, makes up your Course/Training/Programme. Intellectual Property Rights patents, rights to inventions, copyright and related rights, trademarks, business names and domain names, rights in get-up, goodwill and the right to sue for passing off, rights in designs, database rights, rights to use, and protect the confidentiality of, confidential information (including know-how), and all other intellectual property rights, in each case, whether registered or unregistered and including all applications and rights to apply for and be granted, renewals or extensions of, and rights to claim priority from, such rights and all similar or equivalent rights or forms of protection which subsist or will subsist now or in the future in any part of the world.
Any third party which may pay your tuition fees.
The Tuition Fees that you owe us for the teaching, administration and other academic services related to Course/Training/Programme.
‘We’, ‘Us’ and ‘Our’
Intercontinental School of Business and Management which makes up both our Academic Headquarters and our Administrative Headquarters; with whom you will be entering the Contract.
‘You’ and ‘Your’
You, the student, who will be attending the programme.
The Registration Fee you pay before you can access the Application Form for your desired Course/Training/Programme.
The filling out of the Online Application Form or the E-Application Form sent to your Email address.
Conditional/Unconditional Admission to study your preferred Course of which means you will have entered into a legally binding contract with us. This Contract requires you to abide by our Terms and Conditions.
Your filling out the Online Application or E-Application Form, submitting and paying the Registration Fee will indicate to us that you have sufficient funds to pay the required fees, as well as your expenses for the duration of the programme. As the contracting party, we will hold you liable for all Fees which you may owe us.
We reserve the right to withdraw any offer that we have made to you if it becomes apparent that your application is inaccurate or incomplete.
Fees and information concerning how to pay for Your Programme can be found either on the Website (in your local currency) or on your invoice if manually sent to you from our Accounts Department.
Please note that the ICSB Administrative Headquarters is in charge of all Student Fee Collection and thus all base Fees are in US Dollars, British Pounds and Nigeria Naira.
You will either be directed to a Payment page on our website or be manually sent an invoice for your Fees which you must pay according to the terms stated in your invoice, payment page and this Terms and Conditions. We will accept payment of Your Fees by a Sponsor but will consider you to be responsible, and therefore liable, for Your Fees. We may withdraw your place and terminate the contract between you and us if you or your Sponsor fails to pay your Fees by the required deadline.
Cancellations & Deferrals
Kindly refer to our cancellation and deferral policies under (Registration and Programmes of Study).
By accepting the offer of a place on the Programme in the process stated above, You agree to all our terms and conditions.
Save for the reasons set out above, we will use our best endeavours to deliver the Course/Training/Programme to you as it is set out on our Website or Off-the-shelf Brochures. We will grant you access to academic services, including the use of our I.T facilities if applicable.
We will endeavour to resolve any issues, concerns or complaints which you bring to our attention as efficiently and thoroughly as is possible in the circumstances.
We will comply with all relevant legislation, which includes the Data Protection Act 1998, which is reflected in Our Data Protection Policy Liability.
We will only be liable for refunds of fees paid, as explained Refunds Terms and conditions. We will not be liable for any damage, loss, personal injury or other costs or expenses which are incurred because of any unlawful, unreasonable or unwarranted action, behaviour, omission or decision by you or any third party.
You will be liable for any damage or loss which we incur as a result of any unlawful, negligent, unreasonable or unwarranted action, behaviour, omission or decision on your part. You will be liable for the payment of your fees by the specified deadline in your fee invoice.
As the ‘Creator’ of your academic work, you will normally own the Intellectual property rights to it, provided such work has been solely created by you and does not infringe any third party Intellectual property rights (We shall have no liability in respect of such intellectual property rights).
We will comply with the Data Protection Act 1998. Unless You inform Us otherwise: We will retain Your personal information to contact You with marketing information and other School-related information that We would normally send to Our alumni; We will ask You to complete anonymous evaluation surveys at the end of Your Programme, the results of which We will circulate to relevant members in the School and externally for marketing purposes only Unless You write to Us to tell Us otherwise, We will use video and photographic images of Your Programme for promotional campaigns and engage with the wider community.
Enforcement and Termination
We will terminate your contract and registration with us if we consider you to be in breach of any of these terms and condition, which includes you not complying with other relevant rules, regulations and academic requirements, including those listed above. Any waiver of, or failure to enforce the terms or conditions of this Contract will not mean a continual waiver or prevent enforcement in future. The terms of the Contract shall not be enforceable by any party who is not a party to it.
The Contract and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales. The Contract constitutes the entire agreement between you and us and supersedes all previous agreements between you and us, whether written or oral.
In the case of Course/Training/Programmes fulfilled in a digital format, including but not limited to digital certificates, you are strictly prohibited from attempting to extract any element of the document and from editing or creating a new document based on the digital Course/Training/Programme.
Please note that separate Terms and Conditions may apply to Courses/Training/Programmes/Programmes that are to be fulfilled by third-party providers.
You should also be aware that:
Registrations for Courses/Training/Programmes to be fulfilled by a third party (“Third Party providers”)
In addition to Intercontinental School of Business and Management Courses/ Training/ Programmes, we may offer Third-Party Courses/Training/Programmes through the Intercontinental School of Business and Management website from time to time, including, for example, Bachelor or Master Degree Top-up Programmes administered by third-party providers (our affiliate UK Universities). When you opt for a Third Party Course/Training/Programme through the Intercontinental School of Business and Management website, you acknowledge that Intercontinental School of Business and Management is administering your registration only to take payment and forward your registration to the third-party provider, for ease of use.
We do not have possession of any Third Party Courses/Training/Programmes listed or offered through the Intercontinental School of Business and Management website, and we are not involved in the actual teaching between you and the third-party provider. The contract for studying with the Third Party provider is directly between you and the third-party provider. You acknowledge that no contract for studying with the third party provider will subsist at any point between you and us.
All registrations for Third-Party Courses/Training/Programmes will be subject to the terms of the third party provider you are studying with, as notified to you by that third party provider once your registration has been submitted and offer to study the Course granted. When registering for a Third Party Course, you agree that any information you provide to us in connection with your registration may be shared with the Third Party provider to process your registration.
The images of the Courses/Training/Programmes on our website are for illustrative purposes only.
Fees and Delivery
The Fee of any Course/Training/Programmes that you register for through the Intercontinental School of Business and Management website will be as quoted on our website (as amended from time to time).
The fees quoted for the Courses/Training/Programmes on our website do not include VAT. Though the Fee payable may be displayed in your local currency, the base Fee is in the Nigerian (NGR) Naira or US Dollar and British Pounds equivalent and payments are collected in Dollar, Pounds and Naira. The total amount due will be confirmed on the payment page or the manually sent Invoice for payment.
Listed fees may change at any time, but such changes will not affect ongoing fees being paid for the Course/Training/Programme registered for before the amendment taking effect.
Ownership of the Intercontinental School of Business and Management
Course/Training/Programmes you have registered for will only pass to you when we have received the Instalment or full payment, from you. However, once you have been given access to the Intercontinental School of Business and Management Course/ Training/ Programmes you have registered for, they are your responsibility. The Intercontinental School of Business and Management Course/Training/Programmes are held at your risk from the time of access or commencement of the Course/Training/Programme.
We aim to give you access to an off-the-shelf customized Intercontinental School of Business and Management Course/Training/Programmes not listed on our website; within six (6) to eight (8) weeks of requesting and paying a Commitment for the Course/ Training/ Programme.
We aim to give you access to our shelf Courses as listed on our website as soon as the registration process is complete and the stated commencement date is reached. If we are unable to do this, we will contact you to offer a new delivery date. If this new date is not acceptable, you may cancel your order and receive a full refund.
Delivery fees for an off-the-shelf customized Intercontinental School of Business and Management Course/Training/Programmes not listed on our website will be made available to you before an Invoice is sent on request. The exact delivery time for the Course/ Training/Programme will also be outlined in the Proposal sent to you.
We may need to update these Terms (as well as any other policies or guidance we issue) from time to time to comply with the law or to meet our changing business requirements, without notice to you. Any updates or amendments will be posted on the website. Besides, we reserve the right to modify, suspend or discontinue the sale of certain Course/Training/Programmes with or without notice to you and we will not be liable to you or any third party for any such modifications, suspension or termination. By continuing to use the Website, you agree to be bound by the terms of these updates and amendments.
By choosing a Course to study on the website:
You accept and agree to be bound by these Terms;
Where you are not a UK resident, you confirm to us that there is nothing in the laws governing the place where you live that would make it illegal or unlawful for you to study through us;
You confirm that you are at least 18 years old.
These terms and conditions (the “Studying with ICSB”) set out how we deliver our Courses/Training/Programmes to you. In particular, these Terms will apply when you choose to study a Course/Training/Programme listed on our website or choose to opt for off-the-shelf customized Courses/Training/Programmes which you may want us to deliver or facilitate for you.
Acceptance of Terms
Welcome to the website (the “website”) of Intercontinental School of Business & Management, . (“Intercontinental School of Business & Management”). On this website, Intercontinental School of Business & Management makes available to you a wide range of information, software, products, downloads, documents, communications, files, text, graphics, publications, content, tools, forums, resources, and services.
Use of Materials Limitations
All materials contained in the website are the copyrighted property of Intercontinental School of Business & Management, its subsidiaries, affiliated companies and/or third-party licensors. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to Intercontinental School of Business & Management, or its subsidiaries or affiliated companies and/or third-part licensors.
Unless otherwise specified, the materials and services on this website are for your personal and non-commercial use, and you may not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, software, products or services obtained from the website without the written permission from Intercontinental School of Business & Management.
Use of Documents and Publications on the Website
Except as expressly prohibited on this website, you are permitted to view, copy, print and distribute publications and documents within this website (such as FAQs, white papers, datasheets, press releases and so on), subject to your agreement that: a) your use of the information is for informational, personal, academic, and non-commercial purposes only, b) you will not modify the documents, publications or graphics, c) you will not copy or distribute graphics separate from their accompanying text and you will not quote materials out of their context, d) you will display the below copyright notice and other proprietary notices on every copy you make, and e) you agree that Intercontinental School of Business & Management may revoke this permission at any time and you shall immediately stop your activities related to this permission upon notice from Intercontinental School of Business & Management. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
The permission above to use documents and publications does not include permission to copy the design elements, look and feel, or layout of this website. Those elements of the website are protected by law, such as trade dress, trademark, unfair competition, and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound or image from the website may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by Intercontinental School of Business & Management.
EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED ON THE WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, ALL SUCH DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE, INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, INCLUDING ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THE WEBSITE.
THE DOCUMENTS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED ON THE SERVICES COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE PRODUCT(S) AND/OR THE PROGRAM(S) DESCRIBED HEREIN AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.
Accounts and Security
If any of the services on the website requires you to open an account, you must complete the registration process by providing us with true, current, complete and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form, and you will maintain and promptly update such information to keep it true, current, complete and accurate. You also will choose a password and a user name. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify Intercontinental School of Business & Management immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. Intercontinental School of Business & Management will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by Intercontinental School of Business & Management or another party due to someone else using your account or password. You may not use anyone else’s account at any time, without the permission of the account holder. You acknowledge and agree that certain services may provide password-restricted access to customer information such as names and certain terms of your contracts. By using this website and registering for such services, you consent to Intercontinental School of Business & Management’s display of such information via the services and accept all risks of unauthorized access to such information. If you provide any information that is false, inaccurate, out of date, or incomplete, or Intercontinental School of Business & Management has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is false, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, Intercontinental School of Business & Management may suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the services or any portion thereof. You are responsible for all costs and charges, including without limitation, phone charges and telecommunications equipment, that you incur in order to use the services.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use
As a condition of your use of the website, you will not use the website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You may not use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any Intercontinental School of Business & Management server, or the network(s) connected to any Intercontinental School of Business & Management server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the website. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to services, materials, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any Intercontinental School of Business & Management server or to the website, through hacking, password mining or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the website.
Use of Services on the Website
The website may contain e-mail services, bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, photo albums and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with others (each a “Communication Service” and collectively “Communication Services”). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and, when applicable, related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using the Communication Services or the website, you will not:
- Use the Communication Services or the website in connection with surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise).
- Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
- Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, obscene, obscene as to minors, child pornography, racist, lewd, lascivious, filthy, excessively violent, harassing, indecent, unlawful, or otherwise objectionable topic, name, material or information.
- Upload, or otherwise make available, files that contain images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consent to do the same.
- Use any material or information, including images or photographs, which are made available through the website in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary right of any party.
- Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property of another.
- Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Services specifically allows such messages.
- Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally reproduced, displayed, performed, and/or distributed in such manner.
- Falsify or delete any copyright management information, such as author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
- Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.
- Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.
- Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses.
- Violate any applicable laws or regulations.
- Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others.
- Use, download or otherwise copy, or provide (whether or not for a fee) to a person or entity any directory of users of the Communication Services or other user or usage information or any portion thereof.
- Use any Intercontinental School of Business & Management domain name as a pseudonymous return email address for any communications that you transmit from another location or through another service.
- Transmit unsolicited or bulk communications to any Intercontinental School of Business & Management account holder or to any Intercontinental School of Business & Management.com or affiliated email address (regardless of whether you use the website to transmit any such communication).
- Disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to “scroll” faster than other users of the website are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users’ ability to engage in real time exchanges.
Intercontinental School of Business & Management has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, Intercontinental School of Business & Management reserves the right to review materials posted to the Communication Services and to remove and/or edit any materials in its sole discretion. Intercontinental School of Business & Management reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever.
Intercontinental School of Business & Management reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as Intercontinental School of Business & Management deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Intercontinental School of Business & Management’s sole discretion.
Always use caution when giving out any personally identifiable information about yourself or your children in any Communication Services. Intercontinental School of Business & Management does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Services and, therefore, Intercontinental School of Business & Management specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Services. Managers and hosts are not authorized Intercontinental School of Business & Management spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of Intercontinental School of Business & Management.
Materials uploaded to the Communication Services may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination; you are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.
Materials Provided to Intercontinental School of Business & Management or Posted to the Website
Unless otherwise specified, Intercontinental School of Business & Management does not claim ownership of the materials you provide to Intercontinental School of Business & Management (including, without limitation, information, ideas, concepts, techniques, feedback, data, questions, comments and suggestions, or the like) or post, upload, input or submit to the website or its associated services for review by Intercontinental School of Business & Management, the general public, and/or by the members of any public or private community (each a “Submission” and collectively “Submissions”), and such Submissions shall be deemed not to be confidential. However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing or submitting (“Posting”) your Submission you are granting Intercontinental School of Business & Management, its affiliated companies and necessary sublicenses permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their businesses (including, without limitation, all Intercontinental School of Business & Management services), including, without limitation, the license rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, modify, translate and reformat your Submissions; to publish your name in connection with your Submission; develop, manufacture, and market products incorporating such ideas, concepts, or techniques, and the right to sublicense such rights to any supplier of the services and/or materials on the website.
No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. Intercontinental School of Business & Management is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide and Intercontinental School of Business & Management may remove any Submission at any time in its sole discretion.
You understand that all Submissions, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Submissions originated. This means that you, and not Intercontinental School of Business & Management, are entirely responsible for all Submissions that you upload, post, provide, input, submit, or otherwise transmit via the website. Intercontinental School of Business & Management does not control the Submissions posted via the website and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Submissions. You understand that by using the website, you may be exposed to Submissions from others that are offensive, indecent or objectionable.
Unsolicited Idea Submission Policy
INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT OR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES DO NOT ACCEPT OR CONSIDER UNSOLICITED IDEAS, INCLUDING IDEAS FOR NEW ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS, NEW PROMOTIONS, NEW PRODUCTS OR TECHNOLOGIES, PROCESSES, MATERIALS, MARKETING PLANS OR NEW PRODUCT NAMES. PLEASE DO NOT SEND ANY ORIGINAL CREATIVE ARTWORK, SAMPLES, DEMOS, OR OTHER WORKS. THE SOLE PURPOSE OF THIS POLICY IS TO AVOID POTENTIAL MISUNDERSTANDINGS OR DISPUTES WHEN INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT’S PRODUCTS OR MARKETING STRATEGIES MIGHT SEEM SIMILAR TO IDEAS SUBMITTED TO INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT. SO, PLEASE DO NOT SEND YOUR UNSOLICITED IDEAS TO INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT OR ANYONE AT INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT. IF, DESPITE OUR REQUEST THAT YOU NOT SEND US YOUR IDEAS AND MATERIALS, YOU STILL SEND THEM, PLEASE UNDERSTAND THAT INTERCONTINENTAL SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT MAKES NO ASSURANCES THAT YOUR IDEAS AND MATERIALS WILL BE TREATED AS CONFIDENTIAL OR PROPRIETARY.
Spam E-mail and Postings
Advertisements and Promotions
Intercontinental School of Business & Management may run advertisements and promotions from third parties on the website. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by Intercontinental School of Business & Management is subject to change. Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers other than Intercontinental School of Business & Management found on or through the website, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. Intercontinental School of Business & Management is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such non-Intercontinental School of Business & Management advertisers on the website.