Faculty of International Resource Sciences, Akita University and Faculty of Engineering, Hasanuddin University established a Joint Research Laboratory on Hasanuddin University’s campus in Indonesia.
Faculty of International Resource Sciences, Akita University and Faculty of Eearth Technology and Energy, Trisakti University established a Joint Research Laboratory on Trisakti University’s campus in Indonesia.
Akita University established the third overseas office in Hokuto Bank Bangkok office, Thailand.
Akita University and Chulalongkorn University established a Joint Research Laboratory on Chulalongkorn University’s campus in Thailand. It is the second overseas office for Akita University. A team of Akita University researchers who have already been conducting joint research with Chulalongkorn University have started using the laboratory. The laboratory serves as a base for research and field work for both universities. In addition, the facility will be used for remote classes using a video conference system, interviews with prospective students, and pre-arrival orientation for Thai students and researchers on the way to Akita.
Akita University established the first overseas office in Mongolia by partnering with Mongolian University of Science and Technology, Mongolia. The office will be home to researchers and mineral-resources majors participating in internships. The office will act as their base of operations. It will also serve as an outreach center by providing various information to Mongolian students and researchers who are interested in studying and researching at Akita University. Conducting remote classes, interviewing prospective students, and conducting pre-arrival orientations will also be carried out through the Mongolian Office using teleconference systems.