Compliance Education

As part of efforts to prevent unauthorized use of public research funds and ensure proper conduct, attendance of compliance education and submission of written pledges are conducted every five years in the year specified by Ritsumeikan University. Submission is required by researchers who are receiving or newly applying for public research funds such as the Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI) and by administrative staff involved in management and execution.

Regarding Attendance in Compliance Education (User Manual)

Attending compliance education (video)

Please access the compliance education video from the URL listed below and view the video. (approx. 30 minutes)

Compliance Training Based on the Guidelines for Supervision and Auditing of Public ResearchFunds at Research Institutions
(Download resume from here)

Comprehension check for public research funds and submitting a written pledge

From the URL listed below, take the comprehension check and submit the written pledge.

Pledge in Public Research Funding

Comprehension Check Commentary

*SmartDB can only be used by people who are hired by Ritsumeikan University.
Please download the following form and submit it to the Research Office on your campus.

Comprehension Check-pledge