As the division that oversees international exchange at Kagawa University, the International Office serves as a focal point for gathering and disseminating information. The Office also works to promote international exchange at the university and within the community. This is done through the development of a global strategy based on international cooperation in education and research. The Office strives to cultivate close collaborative relationships between the various divisions of the university, and coordinates with the local community in international exchange and cooperation activities.
To further these objectives, the Center for International Research and Cooperation and the International Student Center were established within the International Office.
Center for International Research and Cooperation
The Center for International Research and Cooperation plays a central role in supporting international research exchange activities andimplementing strategies that conform to the university’s internationalization policies. To contribute to the advancement of internationalacademic exchange at Kagawa University, the Center is responsible for a wide range of activities including:
(1) planning, developing, and implementing international joint research and global initiatives
(2) facilitating exchange with researchers of overseas research institutions
(3) providing support for academic exchange with our main overseas education and research partner institutions
International Student Center
The International Student Center works to contribute to the advancement of international exchange at Kagawa University by providing the necessary education, guidance and advice to international students studying at Kagawa University and to Japanese students who wish to study overseas. In order to improve the university’s guidance and support system, the Center conducts surveys and research pertaining to
international students, and promotes international exchange activities for students in the community.