Tohoku University News

Tohoku University, located in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, is one of Japan’s National Seven Universities and was established in 1907. It is known for its open and progressive policies, being the first university in Japan to admit female students and international students into its baccalaureate programs. Tohoku University is highly regarded for its strong emphasis on research, particularly in the fields of materials science, physics, and engineering. The university is also notable for its contributions to disaster science, drawing from its experience with the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake.