Website User Agreement

Last Revised: December 2020

Welcome to the Dublin Business School site ("DBS"). DBS and its subsidiaries (which trade as Portobello College and European Business School or EBS) (together "DBS") are part of the Kaplan family of educational companies. Please read this User Agreement carefully. This User Agreement, including its Privacy Policy, applies only to the DBS Site, and not to the Web sites of other Kaplan companies.

We may revise this User Agreement from time to time, so please check this Web page each time you visit the DBS Site. If you continue to use tdbs pre DBS Site after we post the change, this means you have agreed to the new terms.

Privacy Policy

Please review our Privacy Policy, which is a part of this User Agreement and describes how DBS handles any personal data collected from visitors to this DBS Site.


Copyright in this DBS Site and all materials included in it is owned by or licensed to DBS, and all rights are reserved. You must abide by all copyright notices and restrictions contained on the DBS Site. You may not copy, distribute, enter into a database, display, perform, create derivative works of, transmit or otherwise use any materials from the DBS Site (including computer programmes or other codes) ("Site Materials"), except that you may download the Site Materials only for personal, non-commercial use, and only if you do not alter the text or remove any trademark, copyright or other notice displayed on the Site Materials.


Dublin Business School, DBS, the DBS Logo and any other trademarks on the DBS Site are trademarks owned by Dublin Business School or other Kaplan companies (collectively, "DBS Trademarks"). You may not use the DBS Trademarks in connection with any product or service that does not belong to us, or in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among users about whether we are the source, sponsor or endorser of the product or service, nor in any manner that disparages or discredits us.

Links, Frames, and Metatags

You may link to the home page of the DBS Site as long as the link does not cast us in a false or misleading light. Please let us know if you link to the DBS Site by contacting us at [email protected]

You may not frame the content of the DBS Site. You may not use metatags or any other "hidden text" that incorporates the DBS Trademarks or our name without our express written consent.

Links to Other Web Sites

This DBS Site may contain links to other Web sites, including the sites for other Kaplan family companies. This User Agreement and the Privacy Policy do not apply to these other Web sites. Be sure to read the user agreements and privacy policies that govern your use of these other Web sites.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

While we endeavour to ensure that the information on the DBS Site is correct, we do not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on the DBS Site. We may make changes to the material on the DBS Site or to the products and prices described in it at any time without notice, although we will provide notice of substantive changes to the DBS Site Privacy Policy. The material on the DBS Site is provided "as is," without any conditions, warranties or other terms of any kind. Accordingly, to the maximum extent permitted by law, we provide you with the DBS Site on the basis that we exclude all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill) which but for this legal notice might have effect in relation to the DBS Site.

We and any of our group companies and the officers, directors, employees, shareholders or agents of any kind, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with the DBS Site in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of the DBS Site, any Web sites linked to the DBS Site, or the material on such Websites, including, but not limited to, loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data, or other property on account of your access to, use of or browsing the DBS Site or your downloading of any material from the DBS Site or any Web sites linked to the DBS Site. If your use of the material on the DBS Site results in the need for servicing, repair, or correction of equipment, software, or data, you assume all costs thereof.

Nothing in this legal notice shall exclude or limit our liability for: (a) fraud; or (b) misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter; or (c) any liability that cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Governing Law

This User Agreement is governed by the laws of Ireland. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts and waive any objection to such forum.


We reserve the right to suspend the DBS Site or terminate this User Agreement at any time without notice for any reason, including, in the case of the User Agreement, for your violation of any of its provisions. The Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability and Governing Law sections of this User Agreement shall survive any such termination.