History & Development

Historical Sketch


Administrative Head Office

 

Tokushima University began as the Tokushima Kisei Normal School in 1874, later developing into several schools. In accordance with the National School Establishment Law, Tokushima University comprising the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Education, the Faculty of Medicine, and the Faculty of Engineering, was instituted in 1949.


 

The growth process of the University

 


Tokushima Kisei Normal School in the 1870s

 


Tokushima Higher Technical School in the 1920s

 


Tokushima Prefectural Medical College in the 1940s

 


Administrative Head Office in the 1940s
1949 Faculty of Liberal Arts and Education
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Engineering
University Hospital
1951 Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
1955 Graduate School of Medicine
1964 Graduate School of Engineering
School of Nutrition,Faculty of Medicine
1965 Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
1966 Faculty of Education
(Faculty of Liberal Arts and Education reorganized)
1969 Graduate School of Nutrition
1976 Faculty of Dentistry
1979 University Dental Hospital
1983 Graduate School of Dentistry
1986 Faculty of Integrated Arts and Sciences
(Faculty of Education reorganized)
1987 Junior College, School of Medical Sciences
1994 Graduate School of Human and Natural Environment Sciences
1998 School of Medical Sciences,Faculty of Medicine
(Junior College, School of Medical Sciences reorganized)
2002

International Student Center

2003 University Medical and Dental Hospital
(University Hospital and University Dental Hospital Integrated)
2004 Institute of Health Biosciences
2006 Graduate School of Health Sciences
Institute of Technology and Science

Post-Graduate Course of Midwifery

(Currently Graduate School of Health Sciences, Midwifery Course)

2007 School of Oral Health and Welfare,Faculty of Dentistry
2008 Graduate School of Health Sciences (Doctoral Course)

International Center

(International Student Center reorganized)

2009 Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences
Institute of Socio-Arts and Sciences
2010

University Hospital

(University Medical and Dental Hospital reorganized)

2011

Course of Oral Health Sciences, Graduate School of Oral Sciences(Master's Course)

2014

School of Medical Nutrition,Faculty of Medicine
(School of Nutrition recrganized)

2015

Course of Oral Health Sciences,Graduate School of Oral Sciences

(Doctoral Course)

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

(Institute of Health Biosciences renamed)

2016

Faculty of Science and Technology

(Faculty of Engineering reorganized)

Faculty of Bioscience and Bioindustry

Graduate School of Integarated Arts and Sciences

(Institute of Socio-Arts and Sciences reorganized)

Graduate School of Science and Technology

(Institute of Technology and Science reorganized)

Graduate School of Bioscience and Bioindustry
Institute of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Institute of Advanced Medical Sciences
2017

Graduate School of Technology, Industrial and Social Sciences

(3 Graduate Schools in josanjima Campus (Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences,Graduate School of Science and Technology,Graduate School of Bioscience and Bioindustry) reorganized)