Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

Last updated: May 24, 2020

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using Our Service.

This website: https://www.ustm.ac.in (“Website”) is owned and operated by the ERD Foundation, promoters of University of Science & Technology Meghalaya (USTM). Through the Website, USTM provides users with information regarding the University, including without limitation the courses offered, admission procedure, fee structure, infrastructure, faculty and any other activities undertaken in the University.

The terms ‘USTM or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refer to the owners of this Website. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our Website.

Acknowledgement

By browsing, viewing, using the Website provided therein you consent to and agree to comply with these terms and conditions of use (“Terms” or “Terms of Use”), which together with our Privacy Policy govern USTM’s relationship with you in relation to this Website. If you disagree with any part of these Terms, please discontinue using our Website immediately. USTM reserves the right to change or modify the Website, the contents thereof and these Terms of Use at any time without any prior intimation to you. All modifications will be posted on the Website and will become effective immediately upon such posting to the Website. Please review these Terms of Use regularly to remain informed of any change.

Accessing, browsing or otherwise using the website indicates your agreement to all the terms and conditions in these terms, as modified from time to time. Therefore, please read these terms carefully before proceeding.

By accessing to the University website you are agreeing to abide by the provision of the Act, Statutes, Ordinances, Regulations and Rules of the University failing which the University may take appropriate action as the case may be.

Links to Other Websites

Our Service may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by the University.

The University has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that the University shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

We strongly advise You to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that You visit.

Termination

We may terminate or suspend Your access immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if You breach these Terms and Conditions.

Upon termination, Your right to use the Service will cease immediately.

Disputes Resolution

If You have any concern or dispute about the Service, You agree to first try to resolve the dispute informally by contacting the University.

Content

All materials in the website (collectively, “Content”) are protected by copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights that are owned by USTM or by other parties that have licensed their material to USTM. Except for the limited license granted to you herein, all Content on the Website is solely for your personal, non-commercial use. You may not copy Content from this Website, or otherwise modify, obscure or delete any copyright or other propriety notices on this Website. No right, title or interest in any materials or software, if applicable, on this Website is transferred to you from your use of this Website. You may not reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, display, modify, create derivative works from, sell or participate in any sale of, or exploit in any way, in whole or in part, any of the Content, this Website, or any related material without the prior written authorization of USTM.

Warranty and Liability Disclaimer

This Website and the Content herein is provided by USTM in good faith on an “as is”, “as available” basis and USTM does not guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness, performance or fitness for a particular purpose of this Website. Further, USTM makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this Website, the information, the Content or materials herein or hereon. To the extent as permitted under applicable law, USTM disclaims all responsibility (whether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise) with respect to the accuracy or otherwise of the information, Content, materials or products arising from the use of this Website. Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, USTM does not warrant that:

  • This Website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
  • The information on this Website is complete, true, accurate or not misleading; or
  • The quality of any products, services, information regarding any course, procedure or otherwise, or other material that you obtain through the Website will meet your expectations.

USTM, to the fullest extent permitted by law, disclaims all warranties, whether express or implied, including the warranty of fitness for particular purpose and non-infringement. USTM makes no warranties about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of any content, software, text, graphics and links.

USTM reserves the right to revise, review, suspend or withdraw any of the content within this document, at its sole discretion and at any time without prior notice, including without limitation courses, fee structure, funding and programs. Further, nothing contained herein shall be deemed to be an offer of admission to any course or courses provided by USTM. Any and all admissions to USTM are subject to the fulfilment of all requisite criteria and procedures and as appropriately listed and at the sole and absolute discretion of the administration of USTM.

Nothing on this Website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind.

Indemnification

You represent, warrant and covenant (a) that you will fulfil your obligations hereunder these Terms in good faith; (b) that no materials of any kind provided by you will (i) violate, plagiarize, or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyright, trademark, privacy or other personal or proprietary rights; or (ii) contain defamatory or otherwise unlawful material. You hereby indemnify, defend and hold harmless USTM and all of USTM’s officers, directors, agents, information providers, affiliates, licensors, licensees and third party service providers (collectively, the “Indemnified Parties“) from and against any and all liability and costs, including, without limitation, reasonable legal fees, incurred by the Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising out of any breach by you of these Terms or the foregoing representations, warranties and covenants. You shall cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defence of any such claim. USTM reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you.

Applicable Law

This Website, including the Content and information contained herein, shall be governed by the laws of the Republic of India and the courts of Guwahati, India shall retain exclusive jurisdiction to entertain any proceedings in relation to any disputes arising out of the same. As such, the laws of India shall govern any disclaimers, legal notices, privacy policies of this website, and any transactions completed using this Website.

Information Gathered

Information submitted through any feedback or questionnaire forms on the Website is stored in a database. Specifically, we may store the name, e-mail address, and certain demographic information (address, occupation, etc.) of the visitors to our Website who wish to interact with USTM. Such information will be primarily used to facilitate interaction between users of the Website and USTM. We may also use such information to send out occasional promotional materials, including alerts on new services/features offered by USTM. We have clearly marked which information is optional and which is mandatory. We guarantee that personal information about users will be used strictly in accordance with our Privacy Policy

Contact Us

If you have any questions about these Terms and Conditions, You can contact us:

  • By email: ustm2011@gmail.com
  • By phone number: 0361-2895030
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