For International Researchers

The International Affairs Center (IAC) provides support to international researchers of Tohoku University.

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For International Students and Researchers

The International Support Office aims to facilitate a wide range of engagements for international students and researchers, from issues with Status of Residence to tips for everyday shopping.

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Financial support for foreign Tohoku University staff with children

Schools Providing Education in English (Private)
“Tohoku International School”

Although this is a private school and is not part of the Japanese educational system, it is accredited by WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges). Its graduates are qualified for entering universities in Japan and around the world. Children of Tohoku University employees may be eligible for a tuition waiver.(*Children of Tohoku University students are not eligible for the waiver.) Please inquire for details.

Read more (Human Resources and Planning Department website) (Japanese only)
Tohoku International School