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Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

東京外国語大学, トウキョウガイコクゴダイガク
Representive : President, HAYASHI Kayoko
Establishment year: 1949
Address: 3-11-1 Asahicho, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo183-8534 Japan
Organization/Research department name (8):
  • Faculty of Foreign Studies
  • The Graduate School of Area and Culture Studies
  • Institute for the Study
  • of Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa
  • Japanese Language Center for International Students
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Subordinate facility name  (3):
  • -Institute of Language Research
  • -Institute of Foreign Affairs
  • -Institute of Transcultural Studies
History (66):
  • 1873/11
  • 1884/03
  • 1885/09
  • 1896/01
  • 1897/04
Purpose of establishment:
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, an institution
with a long history and tradition, has consistently
pursued and continues to pursue the following goals:
"education in foreign languages and cultures, research
and dissemination through teaching of related theory
and applications, development in students of the
capabilities necessary for international activities,
and enhancement of understanding of foreign nations
through language study" (School Regulations, Article
1). The University also hasas its goal "research and
education in theories and their applications relating
to world languages and cultures, regional communities,
and international relations, and,through deepening of
understanding, contributing to cultural advancement"
(SchoolRegulations, Article 2). In furtherance of
these goals, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies has
produced large numbers of competent graduates who have
become leaders in various fields of international
study and exchange.
Business overview:
Our university is unique in Japan in its extensive
and in-depth coverageof world languages,cultures,
societies, and international relations, and for
thehigh level of its research and education in these
  • 2004: \ 7,141 (Million)
  • 2003: \ 8,520 (Million)
Branch Organization  (16):

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