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
DepartmentEducation and Student Support Department Entrance Examination Division
Phone number022-795-4800

Scholarship information
Scholarship name Eligible persons of people Salary / loan
Genki Positive Scholarship (Study Support Fund)
Approx. 50 persons [Benefit] 36 yen per year
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* This scholarship information is based on the questionnaire that was answered by September 2021, 9.

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Sumitomo Corporation and Tohoku University achieve approximately 26% efficiency improvement in car sharing through industry-academia collaboration using quantum technology

 Sumitomo Corporation (hereinafter referred to as “Sumitomo Corporation”) and Tohoku University Cyber ​​Science Center and Graduate School of Information Science (hereinafter referred to as “Tohoku University”) are jointly working as an industry-academia association […]

Elucidating the susceptibility to EGFR-mutant lung adenocarcinoma in non-smokers

 A joint research group consisting of 19 institutions across the country*, including the National Cancer Center, has determined that individual differences in genes that determine susceptibility to lung adenocarcinoma are not […]

Tohoku University discovers that catechin and fluoride have a synergistic effect in preventing cavities

 The research group of Professor Nobuhiro Takahashi, Associate Professor Junpei Washio, and Assistant Professor Yuki Yasuhiko of the Department of Oral Biochemistry, Graduate School of Dentistry, Tohoku University is a research group of Sichuan University Hua Oral Medicine […]

Tohoku University reports safety and efficacy of natural stem cells "Muse cells" in clinical trial for cerebral infarction patients

 A clinical trial of the Muse cell preparation for cerebral infarction patients conducted at Tohoku University Hospital confirmed its safety and showed recovery of upper limb function […]

Serendipity Lab at the University of Tokyo wins Good Design Award

 “Serendipity Lab” promoted by Professor Keisuke Goda of the Graduate School of Science at the University of Tokyo has been selected for the 2023 Good Design Award […]

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