Site Policy

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The Mathematics Certification Institute of Japan

Terms of Use

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CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)

The Site uses CSS (Cascading Style Sheets). When CSS is set to OFF or when using the browser's custom CSS function, the Site may not display correctly.


Part of the Site uses PDF contents. To view these contents, please install Adobe® Acrobat Reader® DC (free) or another plugin.

Information Obtained on User Access

The Institute collects information on user access in order to ensure the security of services provided through the Site and improve usability. Information collected is handled appropriately within the scope of the purposes below.

Purposes for Use

  • ・In operating the Site, user access information is used to resolve heavy load on the Web server and other problems that occur.
  • ・In operating the Site, user access information is used to enable Website operation that provides a better experience for users.
  • ・User access information is used for the purpose of Web advertisement distribution, etc., on part of the Site by the Institute and by consignment to third-party companies.


The Site uses cookies. Cookies are small files sent from the Web server to browsers that are stored on the user's computer and temporarily record data.
By using cookies, the Site collects information on user access including attribute information (age, gender, region, etc., with the condition that the combination of attributes cannot be used to identify an individual), terminal information (type of device, OS, browser, etc.), and action history (access frequency and order, etc.). It is possible for the user to configure the browser to deny use of cookies and delete cookies stored on the computer.
Further, cookies do not contain an individual's name, address, e-mail address, or any other personal information. Also, the Institute does not combine information obtained from cookies with personal information the Institute handles in order to enable identification of individual users.

Google Analytics

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Google Analytics Opt-Out Add-On

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Further, the Institute will not be held liable for any damage arising from use of the Google Analytics Opt-Out Add-On service.


Copyright Holder

The Institute holds the copyright and ownership of all content on the Site.

Prohibition of Reprinting and Reproduction

None of the content on the Site can be reprinted, copied, reissued, distributed, or posted without the express permission of the Institute.