TOKYO TECH OCW: Terms of Use

TOKYO TECH OCW is a platform maintained by the Tokyo Institute of Technology to provide free access to course materials for users around the world; it aims at releasing TOKYO TECH’s high-level educational resources on science and technology as the world’s public property. Users of the course materials on the TOKYO TECH OCW website do not need permission from either Tokyo Institute of Technology or authors of the educational content, as per the conditions described below. Besides using the course materials for lectures and self-learning, users can freely copy, modify, and redistribute them.

However, please note that we cannot respond to any questions or queries regarding the content of the course materials even if they are for educational and research purposes.

The terms and conditions for use may be altered without any prior notice, so please frequently check the terms of use.

Copyright holder

The copyright on each course material belongs to the corresponding faculty member of the Tokyo Institute of Technology, as the author of the course material.


All the course materials that are open to the public through TOKYO TECH OCW are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial Share-Alike license (CC-BY-NC-SA). Please click on the banner for more details.

Creative Commons License

Recommendable PC environment

We recommend the following PC environment to those who use TOKYO TECH OCW.

Windows Vista or later Display Printable
IE 10.0
IE 11.0
Google Chrome Latest version
Firefox Latest version
Mac OS X or later Display Printable
Safari Latest version
Firefox Latest version
Get Adobe Reader

It is necessary for those who refer to the PDF file to use "Adobe Reader" as the plug-in software of Adobe System Company.
If you don't have the software, please download from this item (free).

To watch videos, you need to install Adobe Flash Player.(iOS and Android4.1 and later is not compliant in Flash Player.)

Privacy policy

Personal information on the users of TOKYO TECH OCW will be handled appropriately within the scope of the purposes for use in accordance with "Personal Information Security Rule" (available in Japanese).

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