Site Policy

Using the Tokyo Metropolitan University General Website

Scope of This Website

This Website, “Tokyo Metropolitan University General Website”, refers to the following domain.
This Website is managed by the Tokyo Metropolitan University Administration Department Planning & Public Relations Section.
Websites other than the one listed above (e.g.,, even though they include in their domain name, are operated under their own site policies. Please contact the respective websites for inquiries.
Additionally, if individual pages of This Website contain information that differs from the following Site Policy, the information on those individual pages shall take precedence.

Linked Websites

The content of third party websites linked to This Website (hereinafter referred to as “Linked Websites”) is the responsibility of the respective website administrators. Please use Linked Websites in accordance with their respective terms and conditions of use.

Copyrights and Other Intellectual Property Rights

All text, illustrations, logos, photographs, videos, software, and other information contained in This Website are subject to copyright.
All copyrights of the works on This Website and intellectual property contained in the content on it belong to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Public University Corporation unless otherwise indicated.
No part of This Website may be reproduced or reused without permission, except in cases permitted by copyright law, such as reproduction for personal use and quotation.


While every effort is made to ensure that the information on This Website is correct, no guarantee is given as to its completeness or accuracy.
The content and URLs posted on This Website are subject to change or deletion without prior notice. The information contained in This Website is current at the time of publication and may differ from the information available at the time of viewing. The University shall not be liable for any direct or indirect loss arising from the use of the information or content contained in This Website.

Prohibited Matters

The following acts are prohibited when using This Website.
Acts that interfere with or hinder the operation of This Website.
Acts that cause or may cause nuisance, disadvantage, or damage to the privacy, etc. of other users, third parties, or the University.
Acts that are or may be offensive to public order and morals.
Acts that violate or may violate laws, regulations, or ordinances.
Any other acts that the University deems inappropriate.

Points of Note

This Website uses the Google Analytics service in order to statistically ascertain the browsing status of users and to use it as a reference for future organizational management and site improvement. First-party Cookies are used to collect traffic data for this service, and no information that could be used to identify individual users is obtained.

Additionally, This Website uses social networking services (hereinafter referred to as “SNS”) in order to effectively deliver information about the educational and research activities of the University to a wide range of society. Some SNSs may automatically receive information from the site, such as user IDs and the site being accessed, even if the user does not press the icon on the page when visiting the website where the SNS icon is placed. For more information, please see “Points of Note for Social Networking Service Users (Personal Information Protection Commission)”.

For more information on the privacy policies of individual companies, please see “Reference Information” below. If you do not consent to the use of these services, please opt out by carrying out the procedures provided by the providers of these services from the links in “Reference Information” below.

Applicable Laws

The use of This Website and the interpretation and application of the Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by the laws of Japan.

Reference Information

Please refer to the following for the privacy policies of each company.

For more information on how Google Analytics handles privacy data, please see Google’s overview page for this service.
For more information on Google Custom Search and YouTube video embedding code, please see Google’s privacy policy.
For more information on Twitter’s “Tweet” button, please see Twitter’s privacy policy.