Center for International Relations University of Miyazaki

About CIR

1. Promotion of international academic cooperation
We promote cooperation in academic research with overseas universities, especially universities with existing agreements, and other research institutes.
We coordinate the University of Miyazaki's (UOM) participation in researcher exchange, international collaboration in research, and international symposia.
2. Promotion of international educational cooperation
We promote educational cooperation and student exchange with overseas universities, especially universities with existing agreements. We actively accept excellent students from abroad, and can provide information and support for UOM students wishing to study abroad
3. International cooperation for developing countries
With the cooperation of JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency), we address such issues as educational cooperation, health care, aquatic conservation and agricultural development in developing countries.
4. Contribution to internationalization of local community
As the only National University Corporation in Miyazaki Prefecture, we play a central role in promoting international exchange at the local level, in cooperation with local entities.
5. Support for international students and researchers at UOM
The Center offers international students and researchers one-stop service, and can give advice and support on any difficulties being experienced such as learning Japanese, life in Japan and academic studies. We also provide an opportunity for exchange between international and Japanese students.