Please note that the use of this Portal constitutes an unconditional agreement to follow and be bound by the Terms. In case you "bookmark" a particular portion of the Portal and thereby bypass these Terms; still, the use Portal will bind you to these Terms for the use of this Website/Portal/Portal. These Terms and policies may be updated or changed with time without any prior notice. Request you to review this page regularly before using the Site. In case you continue to use this Site after changes are made, it will indicate that you have already read and accepted those changes. You should not use the Website/Portal if you are not happy with any changes to these Terms.
SimApt/Vidwaan makes no representations that the Website/Portal operates (or is legally permitted to operate) in all geographic areas or that the information, services, or products offered through this Website/Portal are appropriate or available for use in particular territory/s or region/s. Accessing this Website/Portal from territories where the Website/Portal, or any content or functionality or its portions are considered illegal, is expressly prohibited. Suppose you still choose to access this Site. In that case, you agree and acknowledge that you do so on at your own risk and that you will be solely responsible for compliance with all applicable laws of that territory or region.By default, the terms mentioned herein constitute the entire Agreement between you and. They shall not be modified except in writing, as posted on the Platforms by SimApt or through a specific writing between you and SimApt.
During your use of the Platform and Programs, you will not adopt any unethical practices like cheating, copying or sharing assignments/homework solutions to your peers, posting/passing negative comments or remarks on discussion forums, or any other communication platform SimApt/Vidwaan. You will not create any hostile environment for your peers, faculty, student coordinator or any other employee of SimApt/Vidwaan. You will not post any objectionable content on any of the forums of SimApt/Vidwaan. Resorting to any of these conduct shall be treated as a breach of code of conduct policy of this Portal and strict actions will be taken by SimApt/Vidwaan authorities against the person responsible for such behaviours. In case you find anyone else resorting to any of the practices mentioned above, you will immediately inform the SimApt/Vidwaan authorities.
To enroll/apply for any Vidwaan Program, you must register and create your account ("Vidwaan Account") by providing a mobile number, email address, and a unique password. The Program will be accessible only after payment (part/full as applicable) to only the respective User accounts for the enrolled programs. You can download the invoice from the APP/ Website after payment. An email confirmation of the payment will be sent to your registered email ID, which shall prove delivery against fees' successful settlement. SimApt/Vidwaan may grant you access to a Program/certain portions of a Program for a limited period against pending payment. However, suppose SimApt/Vidwaan does not receive payments within the stipulated periods. In that case, SimApt/Vidwaan may, at it owns discretion, withdraw your access to the Program without giving any prior notice. You agree that you will never disclose/share access of your User Account with any third party for any reason. You also agree that you will never create, use and/or access any other User Account except your account. You also agree that you will not set-up multiple user accounts, and you will strictly follow the rules/norms of the Program curriculum.
While setting up your User Account, apart from your name, phone number and email address, additional information may be required for identity confirmation. You agree and understand that all information provided by you is accurate, current, and complete. You also will maintain and update your information from time to time to keep it accurate, current, and complete. In case, any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, SimApt/Vidwaan reserves the right to terminate your enrolment and usage of Vidwaan Program, to the extent it is appropriate.
During the use of Vidwaan Portal and Programs, we may obtain and store specific Personally Identifiable Information about you and your programs' performance. This information will be maintained in strict confidentiality unless you opt for resume and job portal services offered by Vidwaan, in which case, we may share this information to provide certain services to you now and in the future. We may share the information necessary with third parties like job recruiters etc.
SimApt/Vidwaan reserves the right to cancel/reschedule/modify any Program or live lectures/webinars or the point value or weight of assignments and tests quizzes, exams, projects, and other such evaluations of progress. You also understand that in case of any breach of this agreement terms & conditions from your end, may limit, suspend, or terminate your use of the Platform or Programs and/or all SimApt-provided services related to the Programs, such as access to SimApt/Vidwaan coaches or support services, evaluation services, or certifications. Students shall be provided access to SimApt's/Vidwaan's online live lectures and webinars via email/notification through APP. You agree not to share any access information with any third party. You shall be exclusively responsible for arranging and maintaining and bearing any equipment/ancillary supports and their respective charges required to use the Platform including software, devices, device compatibility, hardware and hardware compatibility, internet services, mobile connection etc.
Force Majeure means an event or sequence of circumstances beyond a party's reasonable control preventing or delaying it from performing its obligations hereunder. SimApt/Vidwaan will not be liable if delayed in or prevented from performing its obligations due to Force Majeure, provided that it:
You also understand that SimApt/Vidwaan may modify or discontinue all services related to its Programs due to Force Majeure. You agree that SimApt/Vidwaan shall not be liable to you or any 3rd parties w.r.t any modification/suspension termination of services due to Force Majeure events like war, civil unrest, terrorism, major technical failures from the third party, Internet service providers failures, national emergency, strikes or labour disputes, governmental act or court order acts of god-like fire, flood, earthquakes, etc., or any other event not within SimApt's reasonable control.
SimApt/Vidwaan is NOT a University, but an independent online education platform, offering industry-oriented educational Programs in association with various educational partners like Management Institutes/Universities (both Indian and International), governmental authorities, NGOs, corporates, etc. (hereafter each referred as an "Educational Partner/s").
Admission to the degree/diploma programs offered by any of these Educational Partners is entirely independent of SimApt/Vidwaan Programs. Hence, enrolment to SimApt/Vidwaan Programs doesn't register/enrol you or provide you with any diploma/degree certification of any of the educational programs/curriculums offered by these educational partners in any form. There may be specific degree/diploma/certification programs provided directly by the Educational Partners, which will be explicitly mentioned in the Program details. Otherwise, as a default, Vidwaan programs are separate from the degree/diploma programs provided by the Educational Partner. Upon successfully completing the SimApt/Vidwaan Program, you will be awarded a certificate mentioned during your enrollment. You acknowledge and agree that any such Program Certificate awarded may/may not be affiliated to any Educational Partner and may not substitute for a course taken with an Educational Partner or convey academic credits/certification provided by the Educational Partner.
SimApt/Vidwaan programs provided under this Platform is purely professional level curriculums providing knowledge and hand-one industry experience. By default, all SimApt/Vidwaan programs do not provide you with any academic credits unless explicitly mentioned. SimApt/Vidwaan will not have any authority or responsibility concerning any academic credit award or certificate provided by any Educational Partner for a Program independently out of this Platform.
The Website/Portal may allow you to upload posts, chat with other users, participate in user discussions, create profile pages, and other Content and media for social interaction or specific information and materials. SimApt/Vidwaan will not claim ownership over any User Content. The User will have the sole and exclusive ownership of any rights, title, and interest in and to the User Content. For any content submitted on SimApt/Vidwaan Website/Portal or any of its platforms or that is otherwise made available to SimApt/Vidwaan, the User hereby grants SimApt/Vidwaan an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide. Non-exclusive license to reproduce, use, distribute, modify, adapt, publicly perform and display such User Generated Content on the Website/Portal or any of its Platforms or its social media pages or exploit the User Generated Content, with the right to sublicense rights (to multiple tiers), for other purposes (including for any commercial purpose). SimApt/Vidwaan also reserves the right to remove any User Generated Content at any time without any explanation or reasons
To the extent that User provides any User Content, User can represent and warrant that (a) User has all necessary rights, licenses and/or clearances to provide such User Content and permit SimApt/Vidwaan to use such User Content as provided above, (b) such User Content is accurate and reasonably complete, (c) as between User and SimApt/Vidwaan, the User shall be fully responsible for any payment to any third-party related to the supply, provision, and use of such User Content, and (d) such User Content doesn't and will not misappropriate or infringe any third-party intellectual property rights or constitute any fraudulent statements or misrepresentations or unfair/improper business practices
SimApt/Vidwaan doesn't control the User Content posted through any of its platforms, including any chats, messages, comments, reviews etc., and doesn't guarantee its accuracy, quality, and integrity User Content. SimApt/Vidwaan will not be liable under any circumstances in any way for any User-Generated Content, including any omissions, errors, or any loss, damage, or defamation of any kind incurred as a result of User's posting or use of such User Generated Content. User will be responsible for abiding by all the laws applicable to User Content. User is prohibited from posting the following types of Content on SimApt/Vidwaan Website/Portal or any of its platforms, including the social media pages. In case of any breach of these guidelines being notices by SimApt, SimApt/Vidwaan will have the full rights to remove or block such contents immediately.
All Intellectual Property accruing from or related to SimApt/Vidwaan and its platforms/portals including social media platforms including all Content and information, texts, software, scripts, images, graphics, music, videos, logos, trademarks, advertisements, and any other material present on SimApt/Vidwaan Website/Portal and its platforms belongs solely to SimApt/Vidwaan or its permitted User. Simapt/Vidwaan is the sole owner of such Intellectual Property.
Any and all the Content presented on this Website/Portal is unless explicitly stated otherwise, subject to a copyright held by SimApt/Vidwaan. It is permissible to link to Content from this Site as long as the original source is clearly stated. Still, the wholesale reproduction or partial modification of Content is not permitted. Exceptions are granted only if you receive prior written consent from SimApt/Vidwaan.
As a condition of accessing the Website/Portal, you agree not to (a) duplicate, copy, reproduce, sell, resell or exploit any of SimApt/Vidwaan Intellectual property for any commercial purpose or any portion of it thereof, other that is expressly allowed and (b) use SimApt/Vidwaan trademarks/logos or the name, service marks, or other materials of any Partner in connection with, or to transmit, any unwanted communications for any other unauthorized purposes.
Please verify all Content before use. In case you come across any content found incorrect, offensive, indecent infringing, or objectionable, please notify us immediately at the email address mentioned at the bottom of this page. Additionally, from time to time, SimApt/Vidwaan (or its third-party service providers, on behalf of SimApt/Vidwaan) may request users to review SimApt/Vidwaan 's Content. The works derived from such activity will remain the sole and exclusive property of SimApt/Vidwaan or its third-party service providers, as applicable.
SimApt/Vidwaan respects third-party intellectual property rights, and proactively supports the protection of all third-party intellectual property rights, including copyrights and trademarks ("IP"). Our Policy is to treat all alleged IP infringement notices as a top priority and immediately act on them. In case of such notification of IP infringement, immediately remove the claimed material or disable the access at the earliest possible instance. However, SimApt/Vidwaan shall not be held liable for any unauthorized usage of third-party IP, and the User who conducts such unauthorized use or infringes any IP on any of SimApt/Vidwaan's platforms/portals/Website/Portal/social media pages shall fully indemnify and hold SimApt/Vidwaan harmless against any such claims that may arise out of such infringement
In case you feel that there has been any copyright infringement or misrepresentation of your intellectual property, please provide us with the required information so that we can immediately take corrective measures:
Please mention all the above and send us the information to the email address mentioned at the bottom of this page.
User may copy or download portions of the SimApt/Vidwaan Content available on the Website/Portal or any of its Platform for User's own non-commercial and personal use only. The provided User maintains all copyright and other notices contained in such SimApt/Vidwaan Content. User cannot sell, copy, resell, publish, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, modify, transfer or commercially exploit or create derivative works of SimApt/Vidwaan's Website/Portal or related platforms. SimApt/Vidwaan and/or its affiliates and licensors reserve all rights not expressly.
All of the Content contained on this Site is edited, checked, and verified for accuracy as much as it is possible to do so. However, we cannot guarantee its accuracy or the safety of any external links it might contain. This Website/Portal, as well as its owners, affiliates, and contributing authors, can therefore not be held responsible for any problems or damage that occurs as a result of making use of material contained on our Site.
You undertake to indemnify SimApt/Vidwaan and its Educational Partners against, and hold SimApt/Vidwaan harmless from all claims, demands, actions, liabilities, damages, losses, and costs (including legal costs like attorney fees) relating to/arising out of (a) your use or attempted use of SimApt/Vidwaan Platforms or Programs in violation of the Terms mentioned here; (b) your violation of any law or rights of any third party or any of SimApt/Vidwaan Education Partners; or (c) information or Content that you or others post leads to infringement or misappropriation of intellectual property or other proprietary rights of Simapt/Vidwaan or any of its partners including Third-party and Educational partners.
You fully agree that SimApt/Vidwaan, in its sole discretion, may suspend/deactivate your account or otherwise terminate your access to the Platform or enrolment to a Program with/without any notice and reason, including, without limitation, if SimApt/Vidwaan believes that you have (a) breached the Terms; (b) infringed the intellectual property rights of a third party; (c) posted, uploaded or transmitted unauthorized Content on the Platform; or (d) violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms or any other applicable code of conduct. You agree that any deactivation or termination of your access to the Platforms or Programs may be effected without prior notice to you and that SimApt/Vidwaan shall not be liable to you or any third party for the deactivation/suspension/termination of your account or enrolment into a Program. You also acknowledge that SimApt/Vidwaan may retain and store your information on SimApt's/Vidwaan's systems, even after any termination/deactivation of your account and enrolment to SimApt/Vidwaan Programs/Curriculums.
We will always be open to addressing your queries, concerns with respect to these Terms and Conditions. We also welcome your feedback concerning the Website/Portal and its Content. In case you have faced any challenges while browsing or using the Website/Portal or any of its pages/portals/platforms, please feel free to get in touch with us through the "Contact us" page.