Kyushu University Establishes Overseas Offices

Release date: 2006.05.10



In order to strengthen it’s capacity for information gathering and transmission, Kyushu University opened two new offices in Beijing and Bangkok in April 2006, in addition to four overseas offices in London (UK), Silicon Valley, California (USA), Munich (Germany) and Seoul (Korea), which were opened in April 2004,
The new offices act as hubs in China and Thailand to transmit information regarding Kyushu University to both countries. The offices also gather information from both countries and give advice concerning the activities of Kyushu University.
The following have been appointed new office managers.

Beijing Office (China)
Mr. Song Min
Senior Researcher
Institute of Agricultural Resources and Rural Regional Planning, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science

Bangkok Office (Thailand)
Mr. Mitsuho Matsuo
Managing Director
Panasonic Motor (Thailand) Co., Ltd. 

[Beijing Office Holds Opening Ceremony]
On 14th April, in celebration of the new office, Beijing Office held a grand opening ceremony inviting many people from exchange schools, the Beijing offices of Japanese Universities and the Alumni Association of Kyushu University in China. The Beijing Office plays a leading role in supporting the cooperative research of Kyushu University in China, and the gathering and transmitting of academic information.

About Overseas Offices(International Affairs Department)

Overseas and Branch Offices of Kyushu University(Kyudai News No.18)