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Memorandum of Understanding

Memorandum of Understanding Between The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, U.S.A. and Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan

 Ohio State Contact Information

  • The Ohio State University, College of Education and Human Ecology

International University Contact Information

  • Nagoya University, Graduate School of Education and Human Development

Location of International University

  • Nagoya, Japan


  • In accordance with a mutual desire to promote further cooperation in higher education between Nagoya University on behalf of its Graduate School of Education and Human Development, Nagoya, Japan, and The Ohio State University on behalf of its College of Education and Human Ecology, Columbus, Ohio (USA), the mentioned institutions have found it mutually beneficial to initiate the following cooperative activities:
  1. Exchange of theses, teaching materials, and other scientific and technological literature;
  2. Research collaboration;
  3. Exchange of faculty and scholars for lecturing, advanced studies and research and;
  4. Conduct of joint workshops, symposia, etc. on topics of mutual interest;
  • The details of joint activities, conditions of utilization of the achieved results, arrangements for specific visits, exchanges and all other forms of cooperation are to be negotiated for each specific case as well as any financial arrangements that would depend upon the availability of funds. Each party agrees to seek financial resources for supporting such exchanges and collaboration.

Duration of the agreement

  • This MOU shall take effect from the date of last signature hereto and shall be valid for five (5) years. It will be in force from 16 September 2015 to 16 September 2020. It may be renewed for additional periods of five (5) years if both institutions, acting independently, agree in writing to renew it at least six (6) months before it expires.

Note: Please see entire agreement for details