Overseas Office

Tohoku University has Representative Offices and Liaison Offices in around ten countries to promote international and educational exchanges, university-industry collaborations, public relations, support for alumni associations and other international activities.

Representative Offices
Representative OfficeDate Established
Tohoku University China Office (Beijing)April 20, 2007
Tohoku University Thailand Office (Bangkok)March 14, 2016
University of Washington-Tohoku University:
Academic Open Space (UW-TU:AOS) (Seattle)
April 14, 2017
Liaison Offices
Institution (Location)Country (Starting Date)Liaison OfficeDepartment / Institute of TU
The University of New South Wales
(International Office)
Australia
(May 17, 2002)
Liaison Office of Tohoku UniversityInstitute of Fluid Science
Graduate School of Law
Moscow State University
(Faculty of Physics)
Russia
(June 21, 2002)
※expanded from the office with Institute of Fluid Science (September 19, 2001)
Liaison Office of Tohoku UniversityInstitute of Fluid Science
Graduate School of Engineering
Syracuse University
(L. C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science)
USA
(November 11, 2003)
IFS Syracuse OfficeInstitute of Fluid Science
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
(Department of Mechanical Engineering)
South Korea
(December 18, 2003)
Liaison Office of Tohoku UniversityInstitute of Fluid Science
Research Institute for Tropical MedicinePhilippines
(May 1, 2007)
Tohoku-RITM Collaborating Research Center on
Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases
Graduate School of Medicine
Institut Teknologi BandungIndonesia
(August 2, 2011)
International Environmental Leadership Program, Graduate School of Environmental Studies
※Program name changed on the occasion of the
agreement (effective March 23, 2015)
Graduate School of Environmental
Studies
Seoul National University
(College of Engineering)
South Korea
(December 1, 2011)
The Partnership Offices of the Schools of
Engineering, etc., of the Four Japanese
Universities, Japan and the Collage of Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea
Graduate School of Engineering
Royal Institute of Technology
(School of Engineering Sciences)
Sweden
(June 28, 2012)
Liaison Office of Tohoku UniversityInstitute of Fluid Science
Graduate School of Engineering
The University of California, RiversideUSA
(February 1, 2013)
Tohoku University CenterInstitute for Excellent in Higher Education
Université de Lyon
(Materials Science and Physical Metallurgy Laboratory,
Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon)
France
(June 2, 2015)
※Encouraged by the existence
of the INSA Lyon - Tohoku
University Liaison office since
July 13, 2004
Liaison Office of Tohoku UniversityInstitute of Fluid Science
Graduate School of Engineering
Institute of Development, Aging
and Cancer
Graduate School of Medicine
Foreign Trade UniversityVietnam
(December 19, 2015)
TU-FTU Cooperation OfficeInstitute for Excellence in Higher Education
National Chiao Tung University 
(College of Electrical and Computer Engineering)
Taiwan
(May 4, 2017)
Liaison Office of Tohoku UniversityInstitute of Fluid Science
New Industry Creation Hatchery Center
Graduate School of Engineering
Graduate School of Science and Faculty
of Science
Advanced Institute for Materials Research
Sichuan University
(West China School of Stomatology)
China
(March 1, 2018)
Liaison Office of Tohoku University
Graduate School of Dentistry
Graduate School of Dentistry
Mongolian National University of Medical SciencesMongolia
(June 6, 2019)
Liaison Office of Tohoku University
Graduate School of Dentistry
Graduate School of Dentistry
National Yang-Ming University
(School of Dentistry)
Taiwan
(May 28, 2019)
Liaison Office of Tohoku University Graduate School of DentistryGraduate School of Dentistry
Kaohsiung Medical University
(School of Dentistry)
Taiwan
(December 13, 2019)
Liaison Office of Tohoku University Graduate School of DentistryGraduate School of Dentistry