Create excellent research results that will be the source of innovation, and develop talented human resources who will lead the next generation

Tohoku University has a rich culture and humanity based on the tradition of "research first principle" since its opening, the idea of ​​"opening the door" and the spirit of "respect for practical science", and is a phenomenon of human beings, society and nature. We train human resources who have the ability to conduct intellectual exploration with a "scientific mind" and human resources who can play a leading and core role by demonstrating their expertise in various fields from an international perspective. doing.In addition to basic research that pursues deep academic understanding, we are promoting diverse research such as applied research and basic research that meet social needs, aiming for a high standard worldwide.

List of faculties / departments
Department of literatureDepartment of Humanities and Sociology Capacity 210 people
Faculty of EducationEducational Science Department Capacity 70 people
Faculty of LawLaw Department Capacity 160 people
Faculty of EconomicsCapacity total 260 people
Department of Economics
Department of Business Administration
Note) Capacity is the total number of faculties
Faculty of ScienceMathematics Department Capacity 45 people
Department of Physics Capacity (119 students)
Department of Space and Geophysics Capacity (119 students)
Chemistry Department Capacity 70 people
Department of Geoenvironmental Science Capacity (50 students)
Department of Earth and Planetary Materials Science Capacity (50)
Department of Biology Capacity 40 people
Note) The number of people in parentheses is the total number of physical and earth science systems, respectively.
Faculty of medicineMedical department capacity 116 people
Department of Health Capacity 144 people
Faculty of DentistryDentistry capacity 53 people
PharmacyCapacity total 80 people
Department of Pharmacy Science
Note) Capacity is the total number of faculties
Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Mechanical Intelligence and Aeronautical Engineering Capacity 234 people
Department of Electrical and Information Physics Engineering Capacity 243 people
Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology Capacity 113 people
Department of Materials Science Capacity 113 people
Department of Architecture and Social and Environmental Engineering Capacity 107 people
Faculty of AgricultureCapacity total 150 people
Department of Bioproduction Science
Department of Applied Biochemistry
Note) Capacity is the total number of faculties

Contact information, address, etc.
Zip Code980-8576
Address28 Kawauchi, Aoba-ku, Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture
Department NameEducation and Student Support Department Entrance Examination Division
Phone Number022-795-4800

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Tohoku University article list

10 domestic universities sign agreement to promote open access papers

 On November 2022, 11, the librarians of 7 domestic universities, including Tohoku University and the University of Tokyo, and Springer Nature, an international academic publishing company, announced the opening of the O […]

Sendai coastal ecosystem recovered 7 years after the Great East Japan Earthquake tsunami, survey by Tohoku University and others

 Researchers at the Graduate School of Tohoku University conducted an annual survey of the ecosystem of the tidal flats scattered in Sendai, which were greatly affected by the tsunami following the Great East Japan Earthquake […]

Yasuka Toda, Specially Appointed Lecturer at Meiji University, Wins the 4th Shining Female Researcher Award

 The winners of the 4th Shining Female Researcher Award were decided, and on November 2022, 11, an award ceremony was held at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation in Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo.Shining woman […]

Mechanism that controls fat-burning "beige" of adipose tissue Clarified by Tohoku University

 When warm-blooded animals, including humans, are exposed to a cold environment for a long time, they consume fat from "white adipocytes" that store energy as fat […]

“THE World University Rankings 2023” Announced, University of Tokyo Falls 4 Ranks to 39th

 British higher education magazine “Times Higher Education (THE)” published on October 10, Japan time, 12 […]

Tohoku University article list