Nagaoka University of Technology

NUT established the Romania-NUT Office jointly with Romanian-American University

November 01, 2019

As one of the initiatives of Top Global University Project by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Nagaoka University of Technology has been establishing offices in strategic overseas regions to support global research-education collaborations and global industry-academia collaborations. On Friday, October 11, we opened the Romania-NUT (RAU) office in Bucharest, Romania.

Romania-NUT office is 12th in 9 countries after Mongolia, Mexico (three offices), Viet Nam (Hanoi & Ho Chi Minh), Thailand, Malaysia, India, Spain/Basque, and Chile.
After the signing ceremony, Dr. Ovidiu Folcut / Rector of RAU, Mr. Takahiko WATABE / Counsellor, Deputy head of mission, Embassy of Japan in Romania, and Dr. Nobuhiko AZUMA / President of NUT delivered a congratulatory speech. Afterwards, ribbon-cutting ceremony was performed in front of new office. The opening ceremony was successfully completed in a peaceful atmosphere.

We will continue to strengthen our relationship through academia-industry collaboration (GTP activities) with RAU, overseas universities, and companies.



Signing Ceremony



Ribbon-cutting Ceremony



Enjoying welcome drink with Dr. Folcut, Mr. Watanabe, and Dr. Azuma



Introduction of Romanian-Japanese Studies Centre by Dr. Serban / Coordinator