Bordeaux Office

The University of Tsukuba Bordeaux Office was established in October 2013 at the University of Bordeaux, a Campus-in-Campus (CiC) partner of the University of Tsukuba. It aims to organize and implement student exchange programs such as study abroad programs, internships, and summer school programs, as well as fosters academic collaboration with both French and other European institutions of higher education and research, and assists in the development of global education programs.


  • Support the establishment of a Double Degree Program.
  • Assist in the implementation of internship and summer school programs.
  • Promote research collaborations between the University of Tsukuba and French universities.
  • Support inbound students from France and Japanese students who would like to study in France.
  • Gather information on and facilitate academic exchanges with educational and research institutions in France.


  • Joji Kijima : Director, University of Tsukuba Bordeaux Office
  • Chiaki Matsukura :  Deputy Director, University of Tsukuba Bordeaux Office
  • Ayako Inaba : Liaison, University of Tsukuba, Office of Global Initiatives