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Terms/Regulation/Privacy

The terms and conditions set out in this agreement shall be valid and enforceable. You should proceed to browse the Website or avail its Services only if you accept this Agreement by clicking on 'I Agree' button placed at the registration page.

Whereas www.schoolkhojo.in is a website ("Website") owned and managed by Madhuri Singh who offers online information about schools and admission procedures and enables filing of online information by Users to seek admission for their ward(s) or other related persons ("Services") to any school that is registered on the Website("School").

Whereas the Website has informed the User about the multiple benefits of utilizing Services of the Website and the User intends to avail the website's Services;

Agreement Between You and The Website

The Website is owned and operated by Edugrade Consultancy, located at Pune (hereinafter "The Website") and is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, disclaimers and notices contained herein. Use of the content, services, and/or products presented in any and all areas of this site constitutes your agreement that you will not use the Website for any unlawful purpose and that you will abide by the following terms and conditions and those posted in specific areas of the site. This agreement between you and The Website (hereinafter "Agreement") is effective until terminated by The Website, and may be terminated or changed by The Website at any time without notice.

Acceptance of the website as Service Provider

The User hereby accepts the Website as online information service provider which facilitates the User in accessing information for admission procedure of various schools pertaining to different classes. It is further agreed that the User shall fill an application format provided by the Website that will contain all the necessary information that a School may require for considering an application for admission. In case the School requires any additional documents or information, the User shall be free to use his/ her discretion to provide such information to the School.

Description of Services to be offered by the Website

  1. The User shall create an account by filing an e-form provided on the Website. Pursuant to submission of this form, the User shall be able to create a secure login ID and password for that account. The User for the purpose of authentication of his / her account shall provide a valid e-mail address and a phone number at the time of creation of account. Unless such e-mail and phone number are submitted the User's account shall not be considered valid.
  2. The Website shall activate the User's account within a period of 1 min-48 hours on completion of all verification formalities.
  3. The User on creation of account shall be eligible to exercise these options:
    1. To create a profile and opt to view school information freely. The User can rate and review schools, write comments and search schools near homes for free.
    2. To create a profile and opt for online counseling via email, phone, workshop, seminar or webinar and pay a stipulated sum for the same.
    3. To create a profile and pay a lump sum for a premium membership account. The User can view premium school information, compare schools, receive school alerts, check school rankings, download school brochures and seek school visits.
    4. To create a profile and pay a stipulated lump sum for a premium membership account. Based on the best suitable school the User can Apply Online for Admission to any institute and avail admission after paying the required online fee for the application and get guaranteed admission via SchoolKhojo.
    5. To create a profile and pay a stipulated lump sum for applying to a fixed number of schools. User can select a fixed number of schools for admission per package for a fixed lump sum amount.
  4. The User shall be under an obligation to exercise either of the options. Once the option is exercised under clause (b) above, the User cannot transfer his/ her account under clause (a).
  5. The User shall not be entitled to claim refund of any amount deposited on account of submission of application forms or creation of profile on the Website.
  6. The User shall at all times be responsible for maintaining secrecy and confidentiality of his/ her User ID and Passwords allotted to a User.
  7. The Website shall accept online application forms only from the User of the Website who have completed minimum 18 years of age and are otherwise competent to enter into a contract as per the 'Indian Contract Act, 1872' and seek to apply for admission of their ward or any relative in a School ("Prospective Candidate"). For the purpose of this agreement the term "Prospective candidate" means children eligible to be admitted in any school on fulfillment of prescribed criteria of each School and may include if the context permits, admission of children with special needs.

    The Website shall display on its Website information about admission procedure of various Schools. The User on creation and activation of his account can submit all information of the Prospective Candidate in the application format attached herewith. When a User fills and submits an online application form, the account of the User has the facility to upload relevant scanned documents such as birth certificate, address proof, photograph etc of the prospective candidate. Upon uploading these documents are accessible to the SchoolKhojo admin only. Only the relevant detail required by the school is sent to the school if the User has applied for admission in the School. Uploading of supporting documents is optional for parents. In case the School requires the supporting documents or has any additional requirement, it can request for further information from the User after receiving the filled up admission request form from the Website.

  8. Once the form is uploaded on the Website by the User mentioning details of class and preferences of School where prospective candidate seeks admission, the information shall be partially viewed by the Schools and they shall solely be responsible to contact the admin of the Website within reasonable time from receipt of duly filled application form. Website may (but is not obligated to) send the online admission request to the concerned Schools also via e-mail and sms or any messaging app. The School shall contact the Website in accordance with the preferences provided by the USER in the application form through any electronic means .The User understands and agrees that the Schools alone (and not the Website ) are under an obligation to notify a User of a date for meeting or intimate of rejection of their Request. The Website owes no responsibility on account of closure of admission or change in criteria of admission or admission policy or rejection of application of the User by the School for whatsoever reasons. It is clarified that the User should not assume confirmation of admission of a prospective candidate in any one or more School on the basis of confirmation mail or SMS sent to a User by the School unless payment is confirmed and seat availability in one of the schools registered with the Website. The Website neither guarantees nor owes any responsibility or role for processing admission request of any Prospective Candidate in any School that is not registered with the Website for the Online School Admission. The Website only acts as a service provider and facilitates availability of information about admission procedures and acts as interface between a User and the School to facilitate sending of queries of Users for seeking admission to Schools through the Website for schools that have not been reviewed or not positively reviewed.
  9. The Website shall use the services of Paypal or Instamojo or PayU as its secure payment gateway for accepting payment for rendering Services to the Users. The User shall receive a notification through e-mail/ short messaging service or any messaging app from the Website in connection with the money collected on account of submission of form under sub-clause (b) of clause 4 or on account of lump sum fees paid by way of registration under sub-clause (c) (d) (e) of clause 4 of this agreement.
  10. The Website however bears no responsibility as to the authenticity of the information posted on its Website as each School is responsible for maintaining and updating correctness of their information of admission procedure and status of admissions including discussion dates, dates for written tests etc.
  11. The Website does filter Schools based on the filters selected by the User in the Find Best School wizard. The User is required to make independent inquiries about the School , and confirm from the School about correctness of information displayed by the School on the Website wherein he/ she wishes to apply for including and not limited to the number of seats, location, fees, recognition status, eligibility criteria, faculty, facilities and other related information.
  12. In case there are no seats available for a class in a School and no forms available the Website will not be updating the status of the no seat available.
  13. The Website shall accept application forms only when it is duly submitted with complete information on required heads. The User should submit authentic information while creating his or her profile including information submitted in the application form. The Website bears no responsibility to authenticate or endorse the accuracy of the information submitted by User of the Website in the application forms submitted.
  14. In case any User has submitted false/ wrong information in the application form or created a false profile on the Website, the Website reserves right to terminate his/ her account without any prior notice to rectify such false/ wrong information and seek other legal remedies available to it under law. The User is warned that in such a situation, the Schools may also seek legal action apart from rejection or disqualifying the application of the prospective candidate.
  15. All information submitted by the User with documentary proof shall be accessible partially to the School through the School's own account on the Website at all times. The User consents that his/ her profile including the Prospective candidate's profile shall be accessible to the School without any limitation or restrictions in any form whatsoever.

Confidentiality of Data

Save as otherwise provided in this Agreement, the Website shall make reasonable endeavors to secure and maintaining all back-up of data/information collected from the User. The information collected from the User shall be collected and disclosed only to the Schools for which preference has been shown by a User or to the Schools that have agreed to provide admission to the same class or to Website's vendors for effective performance of Website's obligations herein and may be disclosed when required by a law, regulation, court order or other legal mandate. The User agrees that the Website may use the data collected by the Website for effective performance of its functions and for general statistical analysis and for promotional purposes. The Website shall make reasonable endeavors to secure the electronic storage and transmission of data using appropriate security features and every person involved with the Website/Website shall also adhere to privacy and confidentiality agreement terms herein to ensure all User's personal information is secure from third parties. Notwithstanding anything contained in this clause, the Website or its Website is not liable for where the User has himself/ herself or through their representatives shared any confidential information with any third party by providing access to his/ her account or through any other external means or has given such information voluntarily.

Prohibited activities

In consideration of being allowed to use the Website, the User agrees that the following actions shall constitute a material breach of these Terms and Conditions.

  1. Use of any part of the Website or its services for any purpose in violation of local, state, national, or international laws.
  2. Post material that infringes on the intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others.
  3. Send or post material that is unlawful, false, obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, hateful, or embarrassing to another Member or any other person or entity.
  4. Allow any other person or entity to use your identification while using the Website in any manner.
  5. Engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the website or that exposes the Website/Company to any liability or detriment of any type.
  6. Any other illegal or unlawful activity in connection with the Website The Website reserves the right to remove the Contents or part of it where it determines objectionable, at its sole discretion to be against the law or being offensive in nature or that violates a third party's intellectual property rights or detrimental to spirit of the Website/ Company's trade or business.

General Disclaimer

The sole purpose of the Website is to Bridge the Gaps between the Parents and the Schools. However, we don't guarantee admissions in any school in any way. It is on the sole discretion of the schools. The Website is designed to provide users with information to choose schools for their children, understand the school system. Some of the information included on the Website is provided free of charge as a user convenience and is to be used for informational purposes only. Some information contained on the Website may represent opinion or judgment or contain inadvertent technical oversights, factual inaccuracies, or typographical errors. The Website does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information on the Website. As such, The Website will not be responsible for any errors, inaccuracies, omissions or deficiencies in the information provided on the Website. This information is provided "as is," with no guarantees of completeness, non-infringement, accuracy or timeliness, and without warranties of any kind, express or implied. You therefore assume sole responsibility for all risks associated with the use of this information and further accept that The Website is in no way responsible for any consequences whatsoever to anyone arising from your use or interpretation of any information contained within or linked from or to the Website. Before making decisions based on the information contained here, we strongly recommend that you visit the schools and ask the principal to review and comment on the data.

Use of the Website Information at Your Own Risk

The Website may contain information or materials from various information sources including, without limitation, government agencies, school principals and users of this site. The Website does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any information or materials provided by these sources or any information, data, or analysis derived from these sources. The Website does not represent that any information on the Website may be downloaded outside of the India. Reliance upon any such information or material shall also be at your own risk. Neither The Website nor its affiliates, partners, officers, directors, employees, subsidiaries, agents or parents shall be liable to you or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, timeliness, completeness, deletion, defect, failure of performance, computer virus, communication line failure, alteration of, or use of any content herein, regardless of cause, or for any damages resulting therefrom.

Posting Your Comments, Reviews and Ratings Online

Checking the box to give The Website permission to post your comments online indicates that you agree to the following terms and conditions. By posting your comments on The Website, you give us a fully paid, royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, transferable, worldwide right and license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, translate, excerpt (in whole or in part) and distribute the content from your post and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such content, in any manner and medium. You further agree that (1) you will not submit any content that is protected by copyright or otherwise proprietary information of a third party, unless you have the right to do so; (2) any comment or other information you submit may be modified for brevity or for any other reason prior to posting at the sole discretion of The Website; (3) if you submit your email address, it may be used internally by The Website and shared with third parties (4) the Website and its contents are provided "as is" without any warranty, to the maximum extent permitted by law; (5) any information you submit will be true and correct; and (6) you will indemnify and hold The Website harmless to the extent that The Website is subject to claims arising from any information that you submit. (6) If you feel that someone in the Website community is behaving inappropriately, please click on "Feedback" links and submit the problem to us. We will look into the matter within 48 hours of the report. Please note that we do not publicly discuss flagged content, reported users, warnings, suspensions or banning, so we may not follow up with you directly about your reported issue.

If you have a customer service question please visit our Contact Us link at the footer of the Website, to find the appropriate place to send your query.

When you post to our community, comment boards, reviews, blogs or other forums, you are giving The Website permission to use your content. By posting your comments on The Website, you give us a fully paid, royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, transferable, worldwide right and license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, modify, publicly perform, publicly display, reformat, translate, excerpt (in whole or in part) and distribute the content from your post and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such content, in any manner and medium.

We do not review all posts. However, we do have the right to remove any post at any time and without notice.

If you violate any of the above Community Guidelines, you will be notified individually by community staff and may, as a result of your actions, receive a warning, temporary suspension or permanent banning from the community. We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your right to use our services at any time, for any reason.

Copyright Policy

The Website respects the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement or are aware of any infringing material on the Website, please contact us and provide us with the following information: an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website; your address, telephone number, and email address; a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.

Limitation on Liability

Under no circumstances shall The Website or any of its affiliates, schools, institutes, founder, partners, officers, directors, employees, subsidiaries, agents, or parents be held liable for any damages, whether direct, incidental, indirect, special, or consequential damages, including, without limitation, lost use, data, revenues, time, money, profits or goodwill arising from or in connection with the use, reliance on, or performance of the information on the Website, even when the User has been advised of the possibility of such damages. The Website shall not be liable for damages or injury caused in whole or in part, whether foreseeable or unforeseeable, and whether based in tort (including defamation), contract, strict liability or otherwise in producing and publishing this Website or any information contained in this site or linked by or to this site. If your are dissatisfied with any of the Website's material or services, or with any of the Website's terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Website.

Indemnity

As a condition of use of the Website, you agree to indemnify The Website The Website, MadhurieSingh, other websites mentioned in the Website and its affiliates, partners, officers, directors, employees, subsidiaries, agents, and parents from and against any and all liabilities, expenses (including attorneys' fees) and damages arising out of any and all claims resulting from your use of the Website, the features, services offered on the Website and the materials (including software) thereon, including without limitation any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by you of these Terms of Use. This indemnity shall include, without limitation, any claim of inaccuracy or defamation based on materials that you submit for use on the site.

School may require for considering an application for admission. In case the School requires any additional documents or information, the User shall be free to use his/ her discretion to provide such information to the School. Description of Services to be offered by the Website

  1. The User shall create an account by filing an e-form provided on the Website. Pursuant to submission of this form, the User shall be able to create a secure login ID and password for that account. The User for the purpose of authentication of his / her account shall provide a valid e-mail address and a phone number at the time of creation of account. Unless such e-mail and phone number are submitted the User's account shall not be considered valid.
  2. The Website shall activate the User's account within a period of 1 min-48 hours on completion of all verification formalities.

Specific Disclaimer of Warranties

ALL MATERIALS AND SERVICES IN THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING THOSE PROVIDED BY LINKS TO THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. THE CONTENT PUBLISHED ON THIS WEBSITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY MADE TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. The Website, MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS AND, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW, DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE REGARDING THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION; THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS OR TIMELINESS OF THE CONTENT, SERVICES, PRODUCTS, TEXT, GRAPHICS, LINKS, OR OTHER ITEMS CONTAINED WITHIN THE WEBSITE, OR THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM ACCESSING AND USING THIS SITE AND/OR THE CONTENT CONTAINED HEREIN. The Website, DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE, INCLUDING THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. IN ADDITION, The Website, SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURY CAUSED IN WHOLE OR PART BY CONTINGENCIES BEYOND ITS CONTROL IN PROCURING, COMPILING, INTERPRETING, REPORTING OR DELIVERING THE SERVICE AND INFORMATION THROUGH THE WEBSITE AND YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY MAINTENANCE, REPAIR OR CORRECTION ARISING FROM ANY SUCH LOSS OR INJURY.

Modification

The Website shall have the right, at its sole discretion, to make improvements and/or changes in any aspect of the Website at any time and does not accept any responsibility for the effects these alterations may have. The Website also reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove terms of this agreement at any time without notice. You agree to review this Agreement periodically since such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon posting and your subsequent use after such posting shall conclusively be deemed to be acceptance by you of such changes, modifications or deletions.

Miscellaneous

This Agreement shall be deemed to include all other notices, policies, disclaimers, and other terms contained in this Website; provided, however, that in the event of a conflict between such other terms and the terms of this Agreement, the terms of this Agreement shall control. This Agreement has been made in and shall be construed and enforced in accordance with California law. Any action to enforce this agreement shall be brought in the federal or state courts located in Pune, Maharashtra. If any provision is deemed to be unlawful or unenforceable, that shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

Prohibited activities

In consideration of being allowed to use the Website, the User agrees that the following actions shall constitute a material breach of these Terms and Conditions.

Third party links or websites

The Website may contain links to other Internet Web sites or resources only for the convenience of the User of its website. The Site/Site Manager are not responsible for the availability or content of these external sites, nor does it endorse, warrant or guarantee the products, services or information described or offered at these other Internet sites. The Website is not responsible for the privacy practices or policies of such third party websites and the privacy policies of this Website shall not apply to those websites or to any information collected otherwise by any third party, nor shall be liable for any loss, damage or claim in relation to the same. Further, User is required to carefully read all information provided by the manufacturers/service providers of any products advertised or promoted on or through the Website and displayed on or in the associated product packaging and labels before purchasing and/or using such products.

Force Majeure & Unintended Disruption

  1. The Website/Website assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, User communications whether caused by Act of God or deliberate attempts of third parties to gain unauthorized access or otherwise. The Website is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines; computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software; failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website or combination of them, including injury or damage to its User and/or members or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating with the web and/or in connection with this Site.
  2. In case the User learns of any malfunctioning of any feature of the Website either on its own or through a prospective applicant he/ she shall immediately inform the Website in writing by e-mail and the Website shall take reasonable measures to rectify the error in shortest possible time.
  3. The Website may change the format and content of the Website at any time or suspend its operation for support or maintenance work with a week's prior notice, in order to update the content or make the Website more effective.

Term & Termination

The parties agree that this Agreement shall be binding with effect from the date of execution of this Agreement, and shall remain valid for a period of one year unless terminated in writing by a notice to the other party one month before expiry of the term. On expiry of the one year term, the Agreement can be renewed by the User by paying renewal charges, if any as may be determined by the Website. This Agreement may be terminated by either party, if a party commits material breach of any term of this Agreement and upon issue of notice to rectify the default within 30 days from receipt of the notice; the defaulting party fails to rectify the default.

Governing law & Dispute Resolution

The terms and conditions of this Agreement shall be governed in accordance with the Law in force within the territory of India. In case any dispute arises relating to or concerning this, Agreement, then parties shall precede for an amicable settlement though an institutional arbitration, and if all efforts to bring for an amicable settlement fail then parties can proceed to institute legal action which shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Pune, Maharashtra.

Amendment of the Agreement

Any material change in the terms of this Agreement shall be made by mutual agreement of parties and in writing and duly signed by authorized representatives of both parties.

Entire Agreement

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the Website and the User with respect to use of the Website and its Services and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between the parties with respect thereto.

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