Terms and Conditions

This page tells you the terms of use which you agree to when you use keele.ac.uk.

Using keele.ac.uk

You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of, this site by any third party.

By using this site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using keele.ac.uk.

Linking to and from keele.ac.uk

We welcome other websites to link to the information that is hosted on these pages, and you don’t have to ask permission to link to keele.ac.uk. However, we don’t give you permission to suggest that your website is associated with, or endorsed by, keele.ac.uk, unless otherwise agreed.

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

By linking to external websites, Keele University does not endorse the views or information within them and is unable to grant permission to use material found on such sites.


We have taken considerable care in preparing information and materials which are displayed on our website. However, we don’t provide any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to the accuracy of the information on the site.

We don’t accept liability for loss or damage incurred by users of the website, whether direct, indirect or consequential, whether caused by tort, breach of contract or otherwise, in connection with our site, its use, the inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it.

In no event shall the University be liable to any party for any of the following losses or damages (whether such losses be foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise): loss of data, loss of revenue or anticipated profits, loss of business, loss of opportunity, loss of goodwill or injury to reputation, loss suffered by third parties, any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential loss or damages arising out of use of the site or reliance on any material or services provided in the site or accessed through it, whether or not amended by third parties and regardless of form of action.

Nothing in these terms of use is intended to exclude the University's liability for death or personal injury caused by the University's proven negligence or fraudulent misrepresentation.

This website does not constitute or form part of any invitation, offer, acceptance or contractual term between Keele University and any other person. The University gives no warranty or representation (nor shall any be implied) that any of the courses, facilities or other material on keele.ac.uk are, or will be, available to any person.

The University reserves the right for any reason and without notice to withdraw or change any of the programmes included on this website, to alter tuition fees, entry requirements, the facilities and/or services available from or provided on behalf of the University. Additional course costs provided on keele.ac.uk are for indicative purposes only and may be subject to change. You should also note that the choices of subjects may be limited by considerations of timetable, staffing and/or available places on a course.

If a course is discontinued, the University will make all reasonable efforts to find students a place on a suitable alternative course.

Virus protection

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production, however you must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you employ for accessing this website does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which may damage your own computer system.

We can’t accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them.

Governing law

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.


We accept no liability for any failure to comply with these terms and conditions where such failure is due to circumstance beyond our reasonable control.

If we waive any rights available to us under these terms and conditions on one occasion, this does not means that those rights will automatically be waived on any other occasion.

If any of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions shall nevertheless continue in full force.

Revisions to these terms

We may at any time revise these terms and conditions without notice. Please check these terms and conditions regularly, as continued use of the keele.ac.uk website after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change.