Teikyo University of Japan in Durham

Teikyo University of Japan in Durham

Arms of Teikyo University of Japan in Durham
Motto Disce ut Praestes
Motto in English
Learn that you may excel
Type Private
Established 1990
Principal Prof Masao Imaseki
Students 40 (2016/17)
Location Durham, England, UK
Affiliations Teikyo University
Website http://www.teikyouniversitydurham.com

Teikyo University of Japan in Durham (帝京大学ダラム分校) is an overseas campus of Teikyo University located on the campus of Durham University in the Lafcadio Hearn Culture Centre. The campus was established in 1990 and operates as a language and cultural exchange facility for students at Teikyo University in Tokyo.[1]

The university runs a six-month English language exchange program. Students live either in one of two Japanese Halls of Residence or in accommodation at St Mary's College - a college of Durham University.

The university hosts various outreach activities such as an annual 'Japanese Festival', a schools liaison program and its Japanese library is open to Durham University staff and students along with members of the local community on a part-time basis.


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