Terms of Use

The Institution of Analysts and Programmers (the “Institution”) are continually improving this web site and adding to its features and functionality. These improvements (or changes in the law) may require changes to these Terms of Use. Accordingly, we reserve the right to revise these Terms of Use at any time without prior notice. Whenever these Terms of Use are modified, we will alert you by posting a notice on the Site News page for 60 days. By using this web site after we have posted revised Terms of Use, you are agreeing to be bound by the revised Terms of Use.

You may review these Terms of Use at any time by clicking on the “Terms” link at the bottom of every page of this web site.


Everything you see and hear on this web site (the “content”), including, but not limited to, all of the text, photographs, illustrations, graphics, audio clips, video clips is copyrighted under English law and applicable international copyright laws and treaty provisions. The copyright is owned by The Institution of Analysts and Programmers, except where explicitly stated otherwise.

Limited Licence to Use copyrighted materials

You may download, store, print and copy selected portions of the context of this web site provided that

You do not modify or alter the content in any way.
You do not delete or modify any copyright notices.
You do not publish or post any part of the content on any other internet site.
You do not display, publish or broadcast any part of the content in or on any media.
You do not sell or charge others for the use of any materials you download.
Except as expressly stated above you may not copy, download, print, publish, any part of the content of this web site without first obtaining written permission from the Institution.

This licence will terminate automatically if you breach any of its terms.

Links to Third Party Sites

This web site contains links to web sites that are owned and operated by third parties. We do not control these third party sites and cannot be responsible for the content within them. We do not warrant that the content published in accurate, current, reliable or inoffensive. You access and use these sites solely at your own risk.

Permission to Link to this web site

We welcome links to this web site. The Institution grants you a non-assignable, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to link to this web site provided you comply with these Terms of Use. If you do not agree with these Terms of Use do not link to this web site.

We prefer you to link our home page at
You may deep link into this web site (that is link to any page in the web site).
You may not frame this web site (that is display the contents of this web site within a frame at your site).
You may not imply that the Institution endorses your web site, your organisation, or your products or services.
You may not link to our web site if your web site contains, or links to, materials that may be interpreted as unlawful, distasteful or offensive or not appropriate to all age groups.
The Institution may terminate your right to link to this web site at any time, with or without cause, at its sole discretion. If the Institution exercises this right, you will promptly disable and remove all links from your web site to this web site.

Unauthorised use of this web site

Illegal or unauthorised use of this web site, including, but not limited to framing of this web site or unauthorised use of copyrighted materials will be investigated and appropriate legal action will be taken, including, without limitation, civil, criminal and injunctive action.

Right to change the site

The Institution reserves the right to alter the content and functionality of this web site in any way, or to limit access to this web site (in part or whole), or to shut down this web site, at any time, for any reason, without notice and will not be liable in any way to you for possible consequences of such changes.