Surveying Higher Education Finance
As a response to the challenge now faced by Japanese universities as they try to maintain their finances in an environment of decreasing government subsidies, studies of higher education finance and administration is being conducted.
Constructing a Higher Education Network
Work is ongoing for the creation of a network promoting exchange and collaboration among higher education institutions both in Japan and abroad, through cooperative research projects among other institutions and international symposia. This work has involved collaboration with UNESCO and OECD/IMHE.