International Development

Academic Cooperation with Overseas Research Institutes

To promote collaborative research and exchange among researchers, NINJAL has signed agreements of academic cooperation with overseas universities and institutes that research the Japanese language, linguistics, Japanese language education, and information sciences.

These agreements aim to promote the interaction between Japanese language studies and world language studies globally.

List of the Institutes (as of April 1, 2021)

Academia Sinica Taiwan March 2014–
Beijing Center for Japanese Studies, Beijing Foreign Studies University China June 2014–
Humanities Division, University of Oxford U.K. July 2015–
Department of Japanese Language and Culture, Soochow University Taiwan January 2018–
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa U.S.A. February 2018–
Department of Japanese, Tilak Maharashtra University India May 2018–
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Madras India June 2018–
The Korea Association of Japanese Education Korea July 2018–
The Japanese Language Association of Korea Korea July 2018–
Institute of Modern Languages, University of Dhaka Bangladesh September 2018–
College of Humanities, Seoul National University Korea October 2018–
Research Centre for Japanese Studies, University of Kelaniya Sri Lanka May 2019–
Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage, Austrian Academy of Sciences Austria March 2020–
Department of Language and Linguistic Science, University of York U.K. June 2020–
Tianjin Foreign Studies University China April 2021–

International Symposia and International Conferences

In addition to regular international symposia that are held every year, NINJAL plays host to international conferences on linguistics that are based in other countries.