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Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy is related to the website managed by DIG of Politecnico di Milano, VAT no. 04376620151 C.F. 80057930150.

Cookies are small text strings sent to the user of the visited website, which are stored in the users device and enable the website to recognise users and store certain information about them. Cookies can be retrieved during subsequent visits.

1. Types of cookies

  • Technical cookies: these are used for purposes strictly related to the proper functioning of the site;

  • Analytics cookies: these are comparable to technical cookies and other identifiers if they are only used to produce aggregate statistics and in relation to a single site or mobile application; at least the fourth component of the IP address is masked for those of third parties; third parties refrain from combining analytics cookies, thus minimised, with other processing or passing them on to other third parties.

  • Profiling cookies: these allow information to be obtained about the user and may be used for unsolicited purposes, such as displaying advertisements in line with the preferences expressed by the user while browsing.

2. Cookies released by on behalf of this website


Function = This cookie is written to help with site security in preventing Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks.

Duration = Session.

Name = hs.

Function = Used for security reasons.

Duration = Session.

Name = bSession.

Function = Used for system effectiveness measurement.

Duration = 30 minutes.

Name = ssr-caching.

Function = Used as a feedback for website rendering.

Duration = 28 seconds.

Name = svSession.

Function = Identifies unique visitors and tracks sessions on this website.

Duration = 2 years.

Name = fedops.logger.defaultOverrides.

Function = Registers statistical data on visitors' behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.

Duration = 1 minute.

3. Legal basis of processing

The personal data indicated on this page are processed by the University in the performance of its tasks of public interest or in any case connected with the exercise of its public powers, including the task of carrying out information and institutional communication activities pursuant to Law no. 150/2000 and R.D. 271/2009. The legal basis for the processing of profiling cookies or other similar tracking tools described above is to be found in the consent referred to in Article 6(1)(a) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679.

4. Managing Cookies

Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but the user can usually change the settings to disable this function. It is possible to block all types of cookies, or agree to receive only some and disable others. The "Options" or "Preferences" sections in the browser menu allow you to prevent the receipt of cookies and other user-tracking technologies, and how to be notified by the browser of the activation of these technologies. Alternatively, you can also consult the 'Help' section of the toolbar in most browsers.
You can select the browser used from the list below and follow the instructions: - Microsoft Edge; - Chrome; - Safari; - Firefox; - Opera. From mobile devices: - Android; - Safari;
Below are links explaining how to manage or disable cookies for the most popular Internet browsers:

- Microsoft Edge:
- Google Chrome:;
- Mozilla Firefox:;
- Opera:;
- Safari:
For more information on cookies and their general functions, visit an informative website such as or

Disabling cookies may limit your ability to use the site and prevent you from taking full advantage of its features and services.

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