If Member is a resident in Australia, the Independent State of Samoa, Cook Islands, Fiji, Papau New Guinea, Marshall Islands, Solomon Islands, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Mongolia, People’s Republic of China (including Hong Kong S.A.R. and Macau S.A.R.), Taiwan R.O.C, Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, Northern Marianna Islands, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Korea, or any other country designated by Adobe from time to time, Education Entity means:
 
(1)  "Educational Entity" means a pre-tertiary academic institution, public or private, located in the territory that meets one of the criteria below:
 
    (i)       elementary school, primary school, secondary school, high school, special needs school, correspondence school, religious school, junior colleges, polytechnics, vocational schools, academies, networking academies, universities, radio and television universities, open universities, colleges of education, scientific institutes, technical institutes, or job training establishments which:-
 
        (a)    lead to one or more of the following certification -  International Baccalaureate, Associate Diploma, Diploma, Bachelor Degree, Master Degree, Doctorate;
or
        (b)    offer academic courses of study that lead to a certification, that is nationally recognized and acknowledged as part of the territory’s mainstream educational progression or that is recognized and endorsed by a government agency/branch/ministry in the territory;
 
    (ii)    an early childhood centre or kindergarten that: 
 
        (a)    is incorporated primarily for the purpose of providing educational services to children; 
        (b)    offers an early childhood program; and 
        (c)    is lawfully established, authorized, created, licensed, chartered, registered and/or accredited with/by the Ministry/Department of Education in the territory, or accredited by a government agency/branch/ministry or an accreditation agency recognized by a government agency/branch/ministry within the territory; or
 
    (iii)    Educational establishment specifically named and approved by Adobe's Legal Department in writing.
 
(2)    Notwithstanding that an educational organization may have met with the criteria above, Adobe may determine, in its sole discretion, not to approve any such educational establishment as an "Qualified Educational Institution".
 
(3) Examples of organizations that do not qualify as an Education Entity (a non–exhaustive list) include:
 
    (i)    Tuition centres, and schools that grant certificates or provide courses on computer training, tuition on school subjects, language, arts, music classes, or other subjects or topics, where such entities or certification are not recognized and acknowledged as the territory’s mainstream education progression;
 
    (ii)    Commercial training centres, skills centres, review centres and enrichment centres that are not otherwise Educational Institutions;
 
    (iii)    Alumni organizations of Education Entities;
 
    (iv)    Hospitals not wholly owned and operated by an Educational Institution;
 
    (v)    Churches, mosques, temples or religious orgranizations that are not otherwise Educational Institutions; and
 
    (vi)    Military school that does not grant academic degree.
 
Separate definitions apply for Southeast Asia (Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam). For more information, please see: www.adobe.com/go/education-entity-seasia-eden