Since the founding of Tohoku University, the emphasis has been on research and the motto of the university is "research first". This is based on the belief that top class researchers will be able to provide a high standard of education. We are a competitive, cutting-edge chemistry and materials science research facility. Our academic research contribution has been ranked 34th in chemistry and 22nd in materials science in the world. We put emphasis on creative research, which can open new fields and have a high social impact. With us you can learn chemical knowledge which you won't find in chemistry textbooks yet. Scientists at Tohoku University are involved in the development of new medicines to help fight cancer, new materials for renewable energy and other exciting research, which could improve quality of our lives. With the small class sizes, well equipped laboratories, and instructors who are world-recognized in their respective fields, Tohoku University is an ideal place to start and further your career in chemistry.
The three undergraduate degree coursesin English provide students with a solid foundation in their chosen area and exposure to cutting -edge research. what is that?
Advanced Molecular Chemistry (AMC)
In Japan, many chemical breakthroughs contributing to health and wealth have occurred. Since 2000, six Japanese scientists have been awarded Noble Prizes in Chemistry. Tohoku University graduate, Koichi Tanaka received a Noble Prize in 2002 for the development of methods for identification and structure analysis of biological macromolecules. These results reflect the high level of chemical research in Japan, which contributed to the development of society advanced by transforming power of chemistry. By studying in Japan, you will be able to learn the latest developments in chemistry.
International Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (IMAC-U)
Tuition and Fees
Applied Marine Biology (AMB)