Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan

Official translation into English (if original is not English): 
Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
Mailing address: 
1-1 Hibarigaoka, Tempaku, Toyohashi, Aichi, 441-8580, JAPAN
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Takashi Onishi
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Title/Position: 
Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Email:
Focal point 1 - Name: 
Kiyohiko Kuroda
Focal point 1 - Title: 
Director, International Affairs Division
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Focal point 2 - Name: 
Akio Torii
Focal point 2 - Title: 
Unit Chief, International Affairs Division
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Focal point 3 - Name: 
Oishi Testuya
Focal point 3 - Title: 
Unit Chief, International Affairs Division
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Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
The mission of Toyohashi University of Technology (TUT) is to conduct research and education in technological science, developing new technologies through scientific inquiry. Based on this mission, TUT targets new graduates from technical colleges and high schools for enrollment, and with its graduate school emphasis, TUT conducts research in technological science, fostering practical, creative, and leading engineers and researchers as it forges a path toward a new era. While focusing on science, TUT nevertheless emphasizes the importance of social context. Accordingly TUT strives to promote social diversity and works to enhance collaboration with the local community. Through these efforts, TUT strives to be a top-class engineering university that is open to the world. TUT has five Departments in the fields of Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Information Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Environmental and Life Sciences and Architecture and Civil Engineering, and Institute of Liberal Arts and Sciences as well as other Institutes and Centers. (,
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
Through education in science and technology, TUT shall foster pioneering, practical and creative engineers and researchers who are imbued with a rich sense of humanity, global awareness and desire to live in harmony with nature. TUT shall also create an environment for the mastery of technology and lead the way in cutting-edge research that promotes innovation in industry and society. As a university opened to the world, TUT shall promote international exchange opportunities for our students and faculty through activities such as exchange agreements and the utilization of our overseas educational research centers. We aim to realize a global campus that is a hub for technological research internationally. In addition, TUT shall make broad use of technological advances in cooperation with various organizations to serve our part in solving the challenges facing society and contribute to the revitalization of local communities.