Josai University Educational Corporation

About Josai University Educational Corporation

History

1965 Jan 25 Founding of Josai University Educational Corporation approved
First JU Chancellor is Mikio Mizuta
Apr 01 Josai University with the Faculty of Economics including the Department of Economics, and the Faculty of Science including the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Chemistry opened
First JU President is Mikio Mizuta
Apr 20 1st entrance ceremony of Josai University
1967 Apr 01 Otoichi Koike takes office as Josai University Educational Corporation Chancellor
1969 May 01 Mikio Mizuta takes office as Josai University Educational Corporation Chancellor
1971 Apr 01 Department of Business Administration in the Faculty of Economics of Josai University opened
Jul 21 Tomigoro Shindo takes office as Josai University President
1973 Apr 01 Department of Pharmaceutical Science and the Department of Technochemistry in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science of Josai University opened
Oct 01 Mitsuaki Maeda takes office as Josai University President
1975 Nov 01 Ceremony celebrating the 10th anniversary since the founding of Josai University
1976 Dec 27 Seiko Mizuta takes office as Chancellor
1977 Apr 01 Master's Course in Pharmaceutical Science in the Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science of Josai University opened
1978 Apr 01 Shisanji Hokari takes office as Josai University President
Master's Course in Economic Policy in the Graduate School of Economics of Josai University opened
1979 Mar 25 Mizuta Museum of Art of Josai University opened
Apr 01 Doctoral Course in Pharmaceutical Science in the Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science of Josai University opened
1980 Apr 01 Zenich Horii takes office as Josai University President
1983 Apr 01 Tokuji Watanabe takes office as Josai University President
Tokuji Watanabe takes office as Josai junior College President
JU Women's Junior College opened
(Major Course in Administration and Major Course in Secretarial Services in the Department of Business Administration; Major Course in Japanese Literature and Major Course in English Literature in the Department of Literature)
Apr 08 1st entrance ceremony of JU Women's Junior College
1985 Apr 01 Center for Inter-Cultural Studies and Education founded
1986 Apr 01 Taijiro Matsuura takes office as Josai University President
Taijiro Matsuura takes office as Josai junior College President
1987 Apr 01 Major courses at the JU Women's Junior College (Major Course in Japanese Literature, Major Course in English Literature) opened
1989 Apr 01 Major courses at the JU Women's Junior College (Major Course in Administration, Major Course in Secretarial Services) opened
1990 Apr 01 Japanese Studies Program (Japanese Culture Course and Japanese Language Course) of Josai University opened
1991 Feb 14 Ground breaking ceremony for Josai International University
1992 Mar 10 Completion ceremony of construction works for Josai International University
Apr 01 Josai International University (Department of Management and Information Sciences in the Faculty of Management and Information Sciences; Department of Intercultural Studies in the Faculty of Humanities) opened
Yajiro Hagiwara takes office as the first Josai Internationsl University President
Apr 15 1st entrance ceremony of Josai International University
Apr 28 Opening ceremony of Josai International University
May 22 Completion of the construction works for Josai University Seiko Kaikan
Oct 01 Opening ceremony for Josai International University Community College
1993 Mar 31 Completion of the all-weather playing field (type 5 ) of Josai University
Oct 13 Completion ceremony of the construction works to expand the administration building and the club room building of Josai International University
1994 Apr 01 Noriko Mizuta takes office as Josai University President
Noriko Mizuta takes office as Josai Junior College President
1995 Dec 22 Establishment of the Department of Welfare and Culture and the Department of International Exchange Studies in the Faculty of Humanities of Josai International University approved
Establishment of the Master's Course in Intercultural Studies and the Master's Course in Women's Studies in the Graduate School of Humanities of Josai International University approved
1996 Mar 17 1st graduation ceremony of Josai International University
Mar 09 Completion ceremony of the construction works to expand the research room building and lecture room building, and facilities for the graduate schools and new departments of Josai International University
Apr 01 Noriko Mizuta takes office as Josai International University President
Department of Welfare and Culture and the Department of International Exchange Studies in the Faculty of Humanities of Josai International University opened
Master's Course in Intercultural Studies and the Master's Course in Women's Studies in the Graduate School of Humanities of Josai International University opened
Hiroshi Kawazura takes office as Josai University President
Hiroshi Kawazura takes office as Josai Junior College President
1997 Mar 05 Groundbreaking ceremony for the third-term construction works of Josai International University (General Sports and Culture Center, New Headquarters Building).
Dec 19 Establishment of the Doctoral Course in Comparative Culture in the Graduate School of Humanities of Josai International University approved
Establishment of the Master's Course in the Management of Entrepreneurial Ventures in the Graduate School of Management and Information Sciences approved
Establishment of the Japanese Studies Program of Josai International University (Special Course in Japanese Culture and Special Course in Japanese Language) approved
1998 Apr 01 Doctoral Course in Comparative Culture in the Graduate School of Humanities of Josai International University opened
Master's Course in Management of Entrepreneurial Ventures in the Graduate School of Management and Information Sciences opened
Japanese Studies Program of Josai International University (Special Course in Japanese Culture and Special Course in Japanese Language) opened
Master's Course in Mathematics in the Graduate School of Sciences of Josai University opened
Master's Course in Medical Pharmacy in the Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science of Josai University opened
Dec 22 Establishment of the Department of International Management Studies and the Department of Information for Welfare and Environment in the Faculty of Management and Information Sciences of Josai International University approved opened
1999 Feb 20 Cornerstone-laying ceremony for the New Headquarters Building of Josai International University
Apr 01 Akira Tanaka takes office as Josai University President
Akira Tanaka takes office as Josai Junior College President
Department of International Management Studies and the Department of Information for Welfare and Environment in the Faculty of Management and Information Sciences of Josai International University opened
Dec 22 Establishment of the Doctoral Course in the Management of Entrepreneurial Ventures in the Graduate School of Management and Information Sciences approved
2000 Apr 01 Doctoral Course in the Management of Entrepreneurial Ventures in the Graduate School of Management and Information Sciences opened
Dec 21 Establishment of the Department of Service Management Systems in the Faculty of Management and Information Sciences of Josai International University approved
Establishment of the Department of Media & Culture Studies in the Faculty of Humanities of Josai International University approved
2001 Feb 15 Cornerstone-laying ceremony for the Mizuta Memorial Library of Josai International University
Apr 01 Department of Service Management Systems in the Faculty of Management and Information Sciences of Josai International University opened
Department of Media & Culture Studies in the Faculty of Humanities of Josai International University opened
Special Course in Business and Information Science in the Japanese Studies Program of Josai International University opened
Department of Medical Nutrition in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science of Josai University opened
Department of Management and Information Administration and the Department of Contemporary Culture of JU Women's Junior College opened
Nov 03 Ceremony celebrating the 10th Anniversary since the opening of Josai International University
2002 Feb 04 Groundbreaking ceremony for the construction works for the new baseball field of Josai International University
Mar 01 Started the restoration works of the birthplace of Mikio Mizuta as a project to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the foundation of Josai University
Apr 01 Master's Course in Welfare and Social Studies and a Master's Course in International Administration in the Graduate School of Humanities of Josai International University opened
Master's course in International Administration opened
Jul 11 Completion of the Josai International University Mizuta Memorial Ball Field (Togane Ball Park)
2003 Jan 25 Completion ceremony of the restoration works of the birthplace of the Mikio Mizuta as a project to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the foundation of Josai University
Apr 01 Master's Course in Business Innovation in the Graduate School of Business Administration of Josai University opened
Apr 15 Groundbreaking ceremony for the 7th term construction works (Pharmaceutical Science Building) of Josai International University
May 16 Groundbreaking ceremony for the construction works of the Kamogawa Futomi Multi-Purpose Facilities of Josai International University
Jun 03 Notification on the establishment of the Department of Culture and Social Work Studies and the Department of Management and Social Work Studies in the Faculty of Social Work Studies of Josai International University accepted
Jun 27 Filed for approval of the establishment of the Department of Medical Pharmacy in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Josai International University
Oct 08 Groundbreaking ceremony for construction works of educational facilities of the Josai University Educational Corporation in Tokyo
Nov 27 Establishment of the Department of Medical Pharmacy in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the Josai International University approved
2004 Apr 01 Department of Management Studies in the Faculty of Business Administration of Josai University opened
Master's Course in Material Science in the Graduate School of Sciences of Josai University opened
Department of Medical Pharmacy in the Josai International University Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science opened
Department of Culture and Social Work Studies and the Department of Management and Social Work Studies in the Faculty of Social Work Studies of Josai International University opened
Apr 10 Completion of the construction works of the Kyonan Seminar House of the Josai University Educational Corporation
Apr 19 Completion of the construction works of the JOSAI Awa Learning Center
May 24 Request for the establishment of the Department of Management Science in the Faculty of Management and Information Sciences of Josai International University submitted
Request for the establishment of the Department of Media and Information in the Faculty of Media Studies of Josai International University submitted
May 27 Noriko Mizuta takes office as Chancellor of Josai University Educational Corporation
Aug 26 Request for the establishment of the Course in Business Design in the Graduate School of Business Design of Josai International University submitted
Oct 05 Request for the establishment of the Department of Management Science in the Faculty of Management and Information Sciences of Josai International University accepted
Request for the establishment of the Department of Media and Information in the Faculty of Media Studies of Josai International University accepted
Nov 08 Request for the establishment of the Course in Welfare and Social Studies in the Graduate School of Social Work Studies of Josai International University submitted
Nov 17 Request for the establishment of the Course in Business Design in the Graduate School of Business Design of Josai International University accepted
2005 Jan 21 Completion of the construction works of the Tokyo Kioi-cho Campus of Josai University Educational Corporation
Apr 01 Founded the International Center for the Promotion of Art and Science
Master's Course in Medical Nutrition in the Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science of Josai University opened
Reorganized the Department of Management Science in the Faculty of Management and Information Sciences of Josai International University
Department of Media and Information in the Faculty of Media Studies of Josai International University opened
Course in Business Design in the Graduate School of Business Design of Josai International University opened
Course in Welfare and Social Studies in the Graduate School of Social Work Studies of Josai International University opened
Apr 19 Josai International University Medical Herb Garden of the Josai University Educational Corporation (Otaki Medical Herb Garden) opened
Apr 26 Dinner party to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Josai University Educational Corporation
May 09 Request for the establishment of the Department of Wellness-Tourism in the Faculty of Tourism submitted
May 17 Groundbreaking ceremony for the building of the Faculty of Tourism (Futomi, Kamogawa City)
Jul 11 Filed for approval of the establishment of the Department of Medical Pharmacy (6-year program) in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Josai International University
Dec 2 Construction works for the building of the Faculty of Business Administration of Josai University completed
Dec 5 Department of Medical Pharmacy in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the Josai International University approved
2006 Mar 23 Completion ceremony of the construction works for the building of the Faculty of Tourism of Josai International University
Apr 01 Department of Social and Economic Systems in the Faculty of Contemporary Policy Studies of Josai University opened
Department of Wellness-Tourism in the Faculty of Tourism of Josai International University opened
Department of Pharmaceutical Science (6-year program) and the Department of Pharmaceutical Science (4-year program) in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science of Josai University opened
Department of Business Studies of the Josai Base College opened
Department of Medical Pharmacy (6-year program) in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Josai International University opened
Apr 19 Senior Wellness University of Josai international University opened
Apr 22 Lifelong Citizen Program of Josai University established
2007 Feb 15 Establishment of the Makuhari Campus of Josai International University
Apr 01 Reorganized the Department of Social Work Studies in the Faculty of Social Work Studies of Josai International University opened
Jun 19 Establishment of the Hungary Culture Center
Jun 22 Tourism Faculty Cooperation Association of Josai International University established
Oct 25 Completion ceremony of the construction works of the 2nd building of the Tokyo Kioicho campus
Nov 01 Josai University Educational Corporation Endowment established
Dec 10 Extension of Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Building (K) and Completion Ceremony of Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Building (M)
2008 Jan 25 Stone Monument to the memory of Soro Elementary School erected
Mar 05 Cooperation Association of Josai International University established
Apr 01 Reorganization of Faculty of Humanities to Faculty of International Humanities of Josai International University
Yasunori Morimoto takes office as Josai University President
Yasunori Morimoto takes office as Josai Junior College President
May 15 Completion Ceremony of Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences building nr 18 of Josai University
Japan-China Association for Short Poetry establishment
Sep 01 Founding of the Contemporary Policy Research Center of Josai University Educational Corporation
Sep 17 Exchange Students Alumni Association of Josai International University established
Nov 01 Global Youth Club of Josai International University established
2009 Jul 01 Japan/Asia Film and Image Research Center of Josai International University establishment
Sep 15 Tomoki Kudo takes office as Josai International University President
2010 Apr 01 Department of Social and Environmental Studies in the Faculty of Social and Environmental Studies of Josai International University opened
Hakuo Yanagisawa takes office as Josai International University President
Apr 16 Josai University host a commemorative ceremony for its 45th anniversary
2011 Apr 01 Film and Performing Arts Course in the Faculty of Media Studies of Josai International University opened
Jul 22 Establishment of Innovation Center of Josai University Educational Corporation
Nov 25 Establishment of Center for Graduate Studies of Josai University Educational Corporation
Dec 09 Completion Mizuta Museum of Art of Josai University
2012 Jan 27 Groundbreaking Ceremony of Construction on 3rd building of Tokyo Kioicho Campus
Feb 02 Groundbreaking Ceremony of Construction on Prince Takamado Memorial Sports Park
May 22 Completion Ceremony of Construction on Prince Takamado Memorial Sports Park
2013 Apr 12 Completion Ceremony of 3rd building of Tokyo Kioicho Campus
Establishment Oishi Fossils Gallery of Mizuta Memorial Museum
2015 Feb 12 Completion Ceremony of 5th building of Tokyo Kioicho Campus
Oct 31 Josai University Educational Corporation host a commemorative ceremony for its 50th anniversary
2016 Jan 27 Completion Ceremony of JOSAI I-HOUSE at Togane campus
Apr 01 The Faculty of Social Work Studies of Josai International University opened
Sep 01 Akira Shirahata takes office as Josai University President
Motoo Kusano takes office as Josai Junior College President
Dec 01 Motoyuki Ono takes office as Chancellor ad interim of Josai University Educational Corporation

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