Terms and conditions
Cambridge Assessment International Education is a part of Cambridge Assessment, the brand name of University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (‘UCLES’), a department of the University of Cambridge (formally known as the Chancellor, Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambridge).
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1. Accuracy of Information and Disclaimer
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2. Code of conduct
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3. Links and message boards
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4. Copyright and intellectual property
4.1 The copyright and other intellectual property in material contained in the Site, including without limitation in text, images, scripts and sounds, is owned by Cambridge Assessment International Education except where otherwise stated. © Cambridge Assessment International Education 2013.
4.2 You may print extracts from the Site or any of its pages for your personal use or to assist in preparing students at a school for an examination provided by Cambridge Assessment International Education, but not for any other purpose.
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4.4 All other rights are reserved.
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5. Data protection
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6. Other agreements
6.1 These Terms shall not affect or override any of the statutes of the University of Cambridge, or the terms of any other written agreement which you have with Cambridge Assessment International Education or the University of Cambridge, which shall prevail over these Terms.
7. Contacting us
7.1 Cambridge Assessment International Education is a part of the University of Cambridge (formally known as the Chancellor, Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambridge), based at The Triangle Building, Shaftesbury Road, Cambridge, CB2 8EA, United Kingdom.
8. Governing law and jurisdiction
8.1 These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Each party irrevocably agrees to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales over any claim or matter arising under or in connection with these Terms and conditions.
8.2 The language of these Terms is English, if they are translated into any other language, the English language text shall prevail.