Keizer Karelweg 245

1181 RC AMSTELVEEN, the Netherlands




1.1       Cookies


1.1.1   A cookie is a small text file stored by the browser of your computer, tablet or smartphone when you first visit our website.


1.1.2   QUEST FOR EDUCATION uses different types of cookies:


a.    Functional cookies: Cookies with a purely technical functionality. Functional cookies ensure that the website works properly. Functional cookies can for example be used to remember your preferred settings across the various pages of our website. We can also use functional cookies to optimize our website and the services through our website by measuring the quality and effectiveness of our services as they’re used without impacting the online experience of visitors or their privacy in any significant way.

b.    Analytical cookies by third parties: Analytical cookies can keep track of your online behaviour for the purpose of learning about the behaviour of web-users. There can be some overlap between these cookies and functional cookies, it is important to be aware that these cookies can impact your online privacy in a more significant way than cookies which merely make our website and services work as intended. The cookies used by Google Analytics are analytical cookies.

c.    Tracking cookies: These cookies are placed by an external party. By reading these cookies the advertiser recognizes you when you visit a different website than ours which the advertiser is also involved with. If you continue browsing, personalized ads can be shown. These cookies can also keep track of your online behaviour, which may result in a very specific profile of your individual online behaviour being built by these advertising parties. This profile can be so detailed that it is considered personal data and data protection law, such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation (2016/679) may start to apply.


1.2       Cookie notification and how to change cookie settings


1.2.1   Your cookie settings are set by you on your first visit to our website. All non- functional cookies can be denied per category. Placement of cookies, other than functional or anonymous analytical cookies, takes place only after an active action by you as a visitor. You can change your settings at any time via our website.


1.2.2   You can delete the cookies placed by your browser and you can turn off the acceptance of new cookies. The following pages contain more information regarding the steps to do so for several internet browsers: Chrome Internet Explorer Firefox Safari.


2.1       Cookie name, cookie type, cookie function and the retention period

2.1.1 On, there are a total of [number] different cookies. The different types of cookies that our website uses are specified in the table below.

2.1.2 QUEST FOR EDUCATION recognizes the importance of full, clear and transparent information for our website’s visitors. We strive to update our cookie statement and the table below as quickly as reasonably possible whenever any changes occur in the cookies used on our website.

2.2.      Cookie table

The following cookies are placed on the visitor's hard drive when you visit our website:








(note: cookies from the same company can have multiple applications, in that case list two or all three types here instead of choosing one of the three, ie: “functional + analytical”)




“1 month”


“Until the end of a session”
“[name] cookies are used to …”


(tip: use official  description of the purpose of the cookie provided by the company that created the cookie)

 3.1       Google

 3.1.1   Through our website cookies created by Google are placed. These cookies are part of their "Analytics" service. We use this service to learn how visitors use our website. Google makes insightful reports about this for us which we use to improve the quality and effectiveness of our services.

3.1.2   Google may provide information gathered this way to third parties if Google has the statutory obligation by law to do so, or Google has retained third parties to process the information on behalf of Google. These third party processors may in turn be subject to an obligation under the law to release information they have access to. In some cases this information could include personal data. QUEST FOR EDUCATION has no influence on Google or the provision of information in such cases.

3.1.3   You can read Googles policy regarding their use of information, including personal data, and for what purposes it is used from websites that use their services here.

3.2       Privacy settings

3.2.1   This cookie statement is our way to inform you about the use of Google Analytics and its associated cookies.

3.2.2   QUEST FOR EDUCATION has concluded a data processing agreement with Google.

3.2.3   The information that Google collects is anonymized as much as possible. However, your IP address is not, so that your location could remain traceable by the IP address.

3.2.4   We have provided Google with permission to use the gathered data for other products and services by Google companies (like e.g. AdWords and DoubleClick).




4.1       This privacy and cookie statement have no bearing on websites of third parties to which links are in some way provided via our website. It is not possible for QUEST FOR EDUCATION to guarantee that third parties handle your personal data in a reliable and secure manner. However, QUEST FOR EDUCATION is committed to ensuring the same level of security of your data on third party websites linked to by us on our website to the extent we are able to do so.

4.2       We advise you to always consult the privacy statements and cookie statements of third party websites before using these websites.

 5.         YOUR RIGHTS

5.1 You have the right to:

a)    request access to your personal data,

b)    request rectification of your personal data

c)    request that we process less of your personal data,

d)    request erasure of your personal data,

e)    object to the processing of your data on the grounds of legitimate interests

f)     have your personal data made transferrable to another party (data portability)

g)    file a complaint as described in article 6.

h)    Object to direct marketing

5.2       If you have any questions or comments about the way QUEST FOR EDUCATION processes your data, please send them to

5.3       QUEST FOR EDUCATION may need to make sure any request to invoke your personal rights has been made by you. That is why we may ask that you, after with your request for access, correction or removal, send us a copy of your ID, if we are unable to verify your identity by other means. To protect your privacy in such an instance, QUEST FOR EDUCATION urges you to black out your photo, the strip with numbers at the bottom of the passport, document number and citizen service number/social security number in any such copy and write the purpose and date for the copy of the ID across the copy to prevent misuse of the copy.

5.4       For more information regarding the way QUEST FOR EDUCATION seeks to comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (2016/679) and the way we handle personal data, please refer to our privacy statement


6.1       Internal handling

6.1.1   If you have any complaints about our processing of (personal) data, QUEST FOR EDUCATION would like to hear from you and discuss how to address any complaints you might have together with you. Please send your complaint to The more information and relevant details you include in your complaint, the better QUEST FOR EDUCTATION will be able to respond to your complaint.

 6.2       Dat Protection Authority

6.2.1 Based on the EU General Data Protection Regulation (2016/679), you have the right to submit a complaint to your own Data Protection Authority (DPA) about our processing of your personal data. You can also contact the supervisory authority of the country QUEST FOR EDUCATION is established in, which is the Dutch DPA (Autoriteit Persoonsgegevens). For more information on your right to complain to a DPA , please visit the Dutch DPA’s website:


7.         AMENDMENTS

 7.1.      This cookie statement is subject to changes from time to time. When it is changed, you will be asked again to give permission to place the modified cookies.