Skolar recognises the importance of maintaining Your privacy. We value your privacy and
information that you give Skolar when you use this https://skolar.in/ or the Skolar mobile
application or any other digital medium and other offline sources of our Company. Skolar is
committed to ensure that your privacy is Protected. Should we ask you to provide certain
information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that
information we collect from you, the policies and procedures on the collection, use, disclosure
and protection of your information when you use our Skolar Platform.
may change this policy from time to time by Updating this page. You should check this page from
time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.
www.skolar.in is a property of Skolar, Proprietor, established under laws of India, having its
office at 112, AKR tech Park, Bhive Workspace B Block, GB Palya, Bangalore 560068.
The terms "SKOLAR", "Company", "we", "us" and "our" refer to the Skolar.
The term "Skolar Platform" refers to www.skolar.in or the Skolar mobile application or any other
digital medium and other offline sources.
The terms "you" and "your" refer to the user of the Skolar.
The term "Group" means, with respect to any person, any entity that is controlled by such
person, or any entity that controls such person, or any entity that is under common control with
such person, whether directly or indirectly, or, in the case of a natural person, any Relative
(as such term is defined in the Companies Act, 1956 and Companies Act, 2013 to the extent
applicable) of such person.
The term "Services" refers to any services offered by Skolar whether on the Skolar Platform or
Please read this Policy before using the Skolar Platform or submitting any personal information
to Skolar. This Policy is a part of and incorporated within, and is to be read along with, the
INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM YOU:
Payment and billing information:
We might collect your billing name, billing address and payment method when you buy a
product/service. We NEVER collect your credit/debit card number or credit/debit card expiry date
or other details pertaining to your credit/debit card on our website. Credit/debit card
information will be obtained and processed by our online payment partner Razorpay Software Pvt
Information you post:
We collect information you post in a public space on our Skolar Platform or on a third-party
social media site belonging to Skolar.
Usage and Preference Information:
We collect information as to how you interact with our Services, preferences expressed and
settings chosen. Skolar Platform includes the Skolar advertising services ("Ad Services"), which
may collect user activity and browsing history within the Skolar Platform and across third-
party sites and online services, including those sites and services that include our ad pixels
Ad Services collect browsing information including, without limitation, your Internet protocol
(IP) address and location, your login information, browser type and version, date and time
stamp, user agent, Skolar cookie ID (if applicable), time zone setting, browser plug-in types
and versions, operating system and platform, and other information about user activities on the
Skolar Platform, as well as on third party sites and services that have embedded our Pixels,
widgets, plug-ins, buttons, or related services.
We collect transaction details related to your use of our Services, and information about your
activity on the Services, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL), the type of
Services you requested or provided, comments, domain names, search results selected, number of
clicks, information and pages viewed and searched for, the order of those pages, length of your
visit to our Services, the date and time you used the Services, amount charged, details
regarding application of promotional code, methods used to browse away from the page and any
phone number used to call our customer service number and other related transaction details.
Stored information and files:
Skolar mobile application (Skolar app) may also access metadata and other information associated
with other files stored on your mobile device. This may include, for example, photographs, audio
and video clips, personal contacts and address book information. If you permit the Skolar app to
access the address book on your device, we may collect names and contact information from your
address book to facilitate social interactions through our services and for other purposes
described in this Policy or at the time of consent or collection. If you permit the Skolar app
to access the calendar on your device, we collect calendar information such as event title and
description, your response (Yes, No, Maybe), date and time, location and number of attendees. If
you are a partner company, we will, additionally, record your calls with us made from the device
used to provide Services, related call details, SMS details location and address details
We may collect demographic information about you, events you like, events you intend to
participate in, tickets you buy, or any other information provided by you during the use of
Skolar Platform. We might collect this as a part of a survey also.
If you use Skolar Platform, we may collect information about your IP address and the browser
you're using. We might look at what site you came from, duration of time spent on our website,
pages accessed or what site you visit when you leave us. We might also collect the type of
mobile device you are using, or the version of the operating system your computer or device is
WAYS OF COLLECTING INFORMATION:
We collect information directly from you:
We collect information directly from you when you register on Skolar Education Platform. We also
collect information if you post a comment on Skolar Platform or ask us a question through phone
or email or any other source of communication.
We collect information from you passively: We use tracking tools like Google Analytics , Google
Webmaster, Google Cookies for collecting information about your usage of our website.
We get information about you from third parties: We may receive information about you from third
parties, such as other users, partners (including ad partners, analytics providers, search
information providers), or our affiliated companies or if you use any of the other websites/apps
we operate or the other Services we provide. Users of our Ad Services and other third- parties
may share information with us such as the cookie ID, device ID, or demographic or interest data,
and information about content viewed or actions taken on a third-party website, online services
or apps. For example, users of our Ad Services may also be able to share customer list
information (e.g., email or phone number) with us to create custom audience segments for their
When you sign in to Skolar Platform with your SNS account, or otherwise connect to your SNS
account with the Services, you consent to our collection, storage, and use, in accordance with
this Policy, of the information that you make available to us through the social media
interface. This could include, without limitation, any information that you have made public
through your social media account, information that the social media service shares with us, or
information that is disclosed during the sign-in process. Please see your social media
when you choose to connect your account
USE OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION:
We use information to contact you:
We might use the information you provide to contact you for confirmation of a purchase on Skolar
Platform or for other promotional purposes.
We use information to abide by the contracts: We might use the information you provide to carry
out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us and to provide
you with the relevant information and services.
We use information to respond to your requests or questions:
We might use your information to confirm your registration for rendering services we offer.
We use information to improve our products and services:
We might use your information to customise your experience with us. This could include
displaying content based upon your preferences. We might also use your information to understand
our users (what they do on our Services, what features they like, how they use them, etc.),
improve the content and features of our Services (such as by personalising content to your
interests), process and complete your transactions, make special offers, provide customer
support, process and respond to your queries and to generate and review reports and data about,
and to conduct research on, our user base and Service usage patterns. If you are a partner
company, we may use the information to track the progress of your service to our customers.
We use information to look at site trends and customer interests:
We may use your information to make our website and products better. We may combine information
we get from you with information about you we get from third parties. We may use your
information to provide you with information about services we consider similar to those that you
are already using, or have enquired about, or may interest you. If you are a registered user, we
will contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS or telephone) with information about these
We use information for security purposes:
We may use information to protect our company, our customers, or our Skolar Platform.
We use information for marketing purposes:
We might send you information about special promotions or offers. We might also tell you about
new features or products or enrol you in our newsletter. These might be our own offers or
products, or third-party offers or products we think you might find interesting. We may use the
information to measure or understand the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and
others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you.
We use information to send you transactional communications:
We might send you emails or SMS about your account or purchase of our product.
We use information as otherwise permitted by law:
We may combine the information that we receive from third parties with the information you give
to us and information we collect about you for the purposes set out above. Further, we may
anonymize and/or de-identify information collected from you through the Services or via other
means, including via the use of third-party web analytic tools. As a result, our use and
disclosure of aggregated and/or de-identified information is not restricted by this Policy, and
it may be used and disclosed to others without limitation. We analyse the log files of our
Skolar Platform that may contain Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, browser type and language,
Internet service provider (ISP), referring, app crashes, page viewed and exit websites and
applications, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data. This helps us to
administer the website, to learn about user behaviour on the site, to improve our product and
services, and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.
SHARING/DISCLOSURE/DISTRIBUTION INFORMATION WITH THIRD-PARTIES:
We will share information with third parties who perform services on our behalf:
We may share your information with our vendors, consultants, marketing partners, research firms
and other service providers or business partners, such as payment processing companies, to
support our business. For example, your information may be shared with outside vendors to send
you emails and messages or push notifications to your devices in relation to our Services, to
help us analyse and improve the use of our Services, to process and collect payments.
We may also use vendors for other projects, such as conducting surveys or organising sweepstakes
for us. Some vendors may be located outside of India.
We will share information with Advertisers and advertising networks:
We may work with third parties such as network advertisers to serve advertisements on the Skolar
Platform and on third-party websites or other media (e.g., social networking platforms). These
other tracking technologies to measure the effectiveness of their ads and to personalise
advertising content to you.
While you cannot opt out of advertising on the Skolar Platform, you may opt out of much
interest-based advertising on third party sites and through third party ad networks (including
DoubleClick Ad Exchange, Facebook Audience Network and Google AdSense). Opting out means that
you will no longer receive personalised ads by third parties ad networks from which you have
opted out, which is based on your browsing information across multiple sites and online
services. If you delete cookies or change devices, your ‘opt out’ may no longer be effective to
fulfil the purpose for which you provide it. We will share information with our business
This includes a third party who provide us various services. Our partners use the information we
give them as described in their privacy policies.
While you place a request to order through the Skolar Platform, your information is provided to
us and to the vendors with whom you may choose to order. In order to facilitate your online
order processing, we provide your information to those vendors in a similar manner as if you had
made a goods/products/food order directly with the vendors. If you provide a mobile phone
number, Skolar may send you text messages regarding the order's delivery status.
We will share information with Other Users:
If you are a delivery partner, we may share your name, phone number and/or profile picture (if
applicable), tracking details with other users to provide them the Services.
We may share information if we think we have to in order to comply with the law or to protect
We may also share it if a government agency or investigatory body or other companies assisting
us, requests when we are:
Obligated under the applicable laws or in good faith to respond to court orders and processes;
or Detecting and preventing against actual or potential occurrence of identity theft, fraud,
abuse of Services and other illegal acts; Responding to claims that an advertisement, posting or
other content violates the intellectual property rights of a third party; Under a duty to
policies or to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Company, our customers, or others,
or in the event of a claim or dispute relating to your use of our Services. This includes
exchanging information with other companies and organisations for the purposes of fraud
detection and credit risk reduction.
We may share information for Internal Use or may share it with any successor to all or part of
For example, if part of our business is sold we may give our customer list as part of that
transaction. We may also share your information with any present or future member of our "Group"
(as defined above) or affiliates for our internal business purposes.
We may share your information for reasons not described in this policy:
We may share your information other than as described in this Policy if we notify you and you
consent to the sharing. We will tell you before we do this.
By using the Skolar Platform and the Services provided therein, you agree and consent to the
collection, transfer, use, storage, disclosure and sharing of your information as described and
collected by us in accordance with this Policy. If you do not agree with the Policy, please do
not use or access the Skolar Platform.
beacons, mobile device IDs, "flash cookies" and similar files or technologies to collect and
store information with respect to your use of the Services and third-party websites.
Cookies are small files that are stored on your browser or device by websites, apps, online
Remembering user preferences and settings;
Determining the popularity of content;
Delivering and measuring the effectiveness of advertising campaigns;
Analysing site traffic and trends, and generally understanding the online behaviours and
interests of people who interact with our services.
A pixel tag (also called a web beacon or clear GIF) is a tiny graphic with a unique identifier,
embedded invisibly on a webpage (or an online ad or email), and is used to count or track things
like activity on a webpage or ad impressions or clicks, as well as to access cookies stored on
users’ computers. We use pixel tags to measure the popularity of our various pages, features and
services. We also may include web beacons in e- mail messages or newsletters to determine
whether the message has been opened and for other analytics.
To modify your cookie settings, please visit your browser’s settings. By using our Services with
described in this section.
We may also allow third parties to provide audience measurement and analytics services for us,
to serve advertisements on our behalf across the Internet, and to track and report on the
technologies to identify your device when you visit the Skolar Platform and use our Services, as
well as when you visit other online sites and services.
technologies described in this section, including regarding your choices relating to such
DATA SECURITY PRECAUTIONS:
We have in place appropriate technical and security measures to secure the information collected
by us. We use vault and tokenization services from third party service providers to protect the
sensitive personal information provided by you. The third-party service providers with respect
to our vault and tokenization services and our payment gateway and payment processing are
compliant with the payment card industry standard (generally referred to as PCI compliant
service providers). You are advised not to send your full credit/debit card details through
unencrypted electronic platforms. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a username
and password which enables you to access certain parts of the Skolar Platform, you are
responsible for keeping these details confidential. We ask you not to share your password with
Please be aware that the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure.
Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of
your data transmitted through the Skolar Platform. Once we have received your information, we
will use strict physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to try to prevent unauthorised
You can opt out of receiving our marketing emails. To stop receiving our promotional emails,
please email (firstname.lastname@example.org). It may take about 2
days to process your request. Even if you
opt out of getting marketing messages, we will still be sending you transactional messages
through email and SMS about your purchases.
THIRD PARTY SITES:
The Skolar Platform may contain links to other websites. If you click on one of the links to
third party websites, you may be taken to websites we do not control. Any personal information
about you collected whilst visiting such websites is not governed by this Policy. Skolar shall
not be responsible for and has no control over the practices and content of any website accessed
carefully as this policy does not apply to the privacy practices of those websites. We are not
responsible for these third party sites.
This Policy shall also not apply to any information you may disclose to any of our service
providers/service personnel which we do not require you to disclose to us or any of our service
providers under this Policy.
If you choose to visit the website, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this
this Policy shall be governed by the laws of India.
Further, please note that the Skolar Platform stores your data with the cloud platform provided
by (Name of the Service Provider), which may store this data on their servers located in India.
has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information,
details of which are available at.
In the event you have questions or concerns about the security measures adopted by , you can
contact their data protection/ privacy team/ legal team or designated grievance officer at these
our Grievance Officer at the address provided above
If you have any queries relating to the processing or usage of information provided by you in
connection with this Policy or other privacy concerns, you can email us at