The Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW) is the Lead Beneficiary of the GO Wales: Achieve through Work Experience Programme and is a registered data controller with the Information Commissioner's Office.

Under the Data Protection Act, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you. We follow strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to your data.

We will only use your information for the purpose described and we would not disclose any information to any other body except where this is necessary to comply with the law or protect our services or others.

What information do we collect?

The website does not capture or store personal information about you but simply logs your IP address, which is automatically recognised by our web server. This is known as a 'log file' which we use to compile site usage statistics. The site does not use cookies to collect user information.

Through this website we collect information from students who send an enquiry on the Programme to the GO Wales team in their university. Information is collected via a form on the website. If you contact the GO Wales team in your university through this website, HEFCW will not pass on any of your information to anyone other than the GO Wales team in your university.

Links to other websites

Please be aware that the GO Wales: Achieve through Work Experience website contains links to other websites. This privacy statement does not cover these links to other websites. We do not accept responsibility or liability for the privacy policy of any of these websites and we encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.

Contacting us

If you have feedback on this website, you can contact us at