Tohoku University

Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan

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established Established :

June 22, 1907

campus University Type and Campus :

Urban, 2.5 km2;

Tohoku University abbreviated to Tohokudai (東北大, Tōhokudai?), located in Sendai, Miyagi in the Tōhoku Region, Japan, is a Japanese national university. It is the third oldest Imperial University in Japan and among the National Seven Universities. It is considered one of the most prestigious universities in Japan, and one of the top fifty universities in the world.

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Motto: Practice-Oriented Research and Education

Endowment: US$1.3 billion

Administrative staff: 5,756

Students: N/A

Undergraduates: 11,094

Postgraduates: 7,704

Male students 75 : 25 Female students

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Engineering and Technology



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