Almaty Office

In April 2014, the University of Tsukuba Almaty Office was established at the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University in the city of Almaty, Kazakhstan. Together with the Tashkent Office in the Central Asian region, the mission of the Almaty Office is to promote research in the fields of Japanese language education, Central Asian Studies, and other interdisciplinary areas, to support the publication and dissemination of scholarly articles, and to organize international conferences, symposia, as well as cultural events in both Japan and Kazakhstan.

News & Events

Dec 2020: Al-Farabi Center Opens at the University of Tsukuba

Dec 2020: Online Lecture Held for Nazarbayev Intellectual School

Nov 2020: Kick-off symposium on the project "Formation of a base for training Japanese language teachers who can respond to social demands

Nov 2020: Campus-in-Campus (CiC) Education Management Meeting Held Online

Nov 2020: Introducing the Almaty office in Career Design course

Oct 2020: The 7th International Campus-in-Campus Board-Level Meeting Held Online

Sep 2020: Researcher Matching Project

Sep 2020: Japanese Online Speech Contest held in Kazakhstan

Jun 2020: Campus-in-Campus (CiC) Partners Hold Online Working-Level Meeting

Jun 2020: University of Tsukuba joins Begin Group’s Online Education Fair

Apl 2020: Online Meeting Sessions on the Center for Japanese Language Education and Research Teacher Training in Asia and Africa

Mar 2020: 6th International  Student Forum Held in Kazakhstan

                  2020 Russian Language Training in Kazakhstan

Jan 2020: CiC Discussion Meetings held at KazNU

                  Student recruitment activities in Kazakhstan

Dec 2019: 2nd World Education Forum Held in Kazakhstan

Nov 2019: Career Design Class: About Working Abroad

Oct 2019: Japan Study Fair in Kazakhstan

                 Art Night in Kazakhstan

                 A Visit to KazNU by the Official Representatives of Japanese Universities

                  International Study Fair 2019

Sep 2019: Welcoming Students to the Japanese Language Program in Kazakhstan

                  Signing Ceremony of the "Campus-in-Campus" Partnership between the University of Tsukuba and KazNU 

                  Training in Kazakhstan for University of Tsukuba Staff

Aug 2019: Tourism Training in Kazakhstan (World Heritage Tour)

Jul 2019:  Delegation Visit from the University of Tsukuba on CiC

May 2019: Online Conference Held Between the University of Tsukuba and Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

Apr 2019: Oriental Studies Olympics 2019 Held in Kazakhstan

                  5th International Student Forum Held in Kazakhstan

                  21st Japanese Speech Contest in Kazakhstan

                  Lecture Held on "Environment Issues in Kazakhstan"

                  Japan Week 2019 in Kazakhstan

                  2019 Russian Language Training in Kazakhstan      

May 2018: KazNU Entered the Top 220 World Universities

                 Summer School 2018 on Japanese Language and Culture held in Almaty

Mar 2018: Oriental Studies Olympics 2018 held in Kazakhstan

                Japan Week 2018 in Kazakhstan

                 4th International Student Forum Held in Kazakhstan

                 2018 Russian Language Training in Kazakhstan

Jan 2018: 2nd Online Conference Held between University of Tsukuba and Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

Dec 2017: Delegation from  Al-Farabi Kazakh National University visits University of Tsukuba

Oct 2017: Study in Japan Fair 2017 Held in Kazakhstan

                 Study in Japan meeting held in Kazakhstan

                 Special Japanese Classes Held in Kazakh High Schools

                 Japanese Speech Contest for International Students Held in Moscow

Jul 2017:  Proceedings of the Central Asia-Japan Research Conference held last February 2017 are now available online.

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  • ONO Masaki: Director
  • NINOMIYA Takashi: Coordinator, University of Tsukuba Almaty Office, Kazakhstan
  • JIBIKI Noriko: Coordinator, University of Tsukuba, Japan