Basic Research Division

IR (Institutional Research)

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.

International Symposium

International Symposium


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.

Higher Education Workshop on Finance of Japanese and American Universities,