Tohoku University of Art and Design

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Tohoku University of Art and Design
東北芸術工科大学
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Type Private
Established 1992
Location Yamagata, Yamagata, Japan

Tohoku University of Art and Design (東北芸術工科大学?, Tōhoku geijutsu kōka daigaku) is a private university in Yamagata, Yamagata, Japan.

History[edit]

Established in April 1992 by the governments of Yamagata Prefecture and Yamagata City, the Tohoku University of Art and Design is the first venture of its kind in Japan where a university built with funds by the government has been turned over to be operated as an entirely private university.

Faculty[edit]

Undergraduate[edit]

  • Faculty of Arts
    • Department of Literature
    • Art history, cultural heritage preservation and restoration department (painting restoration, sculpture restoration, conservation science, art history)
    • Department of historical heritage (history, archeology, folklore and anthropology)
    • Art Department
      • Comprehensive art course
      • Japanese painting course
      • Movie course
      • Printmaking course
      • Sculpture course
        • Crafts (Pottery, metalwork, lacquer)course
        • Textiles course
    • Design Engineering
      • Department of Product Design (product design, furniture and interior design)
      • Architecture and Environmental Design Department (architectural design, landscape design, renovation, sustainable design, ecological design)
      • Department of Graphic Design
      • Video Department
      • Department of planning conception

Graduate[edit]

  • Graduate School of Arts and Engineering
    • Arts and Engineering (Doctoral Program)
    • Department of Arts and Culture (Master's Program)
    • Design Engineering (Master's program)

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 38°13′06″N 140°20′44″E / 38.21833°N 140.34556°E / 38.21833; 140.34556