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Nagaoka University of Technology
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MottoVitality, Originality and Services
Type Public (National)
President Azuma Nobuhiko
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Undergraduates 1286
Postgraduates 1075
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Campus Urban
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Nagaoka University of Technology

Nagaoka University of Technology(長岡技術科学大学,Nagaoka Gijutsu Kagaku Daigaku), abbreviated as Nagaoka Gidai, is a national technology university founded in 1976 in Nagaoka, Niigata, Japan. It is one of only two Universities of Technology, a form of university in Japan, the other being Toyohashi University of Technology in Aichi. Many students from colleges of technology, a 5-year college called "kosen" in Japan have enrolled. The university requires 4th year students to spend up to five months on-the-job experience (internship) in private enterprises, government agencies, and elsewhere. Having a high employment rate in the national universities in Japan.

Nagaoka, Niigata Special city in Chūbu, Japan

Nagaoka is a city located in Niigata Prefecture, Japan. It is the second largest city in the prefecture, after the capital city of Niigata. As of 12 October 2018, the city had an estimated population of 271,444 in 107,374 households and a population density of 300 inhabitants per square kilometre (780/sq mi). The total area of the city was 891.06 square kilometres (344.04 sq mi).

Japan Country in East Asia

Japan is an island country in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies off the eastern coast of the Asian continent and stretches from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and the Philippine Sea in the south.

Toyohashi University of Technology Higher education institution in Aichi Prefecture, Japan

Toyohashi University of Technology, often abbreviated to Toyohashi Tech, or TUT, is a national engineering university located in Toyohashi, Aichi, Japan. Distinguished for the upper-division student body where over 80% of them are transfer students from 5-year Technical Colleges called Kōsens, the Toyohashi Tech is one of the only two Universities of Technology, a form of universities in Japan, the other being Nagaoka University of Technology. Toyohashi Tech is also noted for the fact that majority of the students proceed to graduate schools. The university is locally nicknamed Gikadai (技科大).



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  1. Kawakami Masamitsu
  2. Saito Shinroku
  3. Kanno Masayoshi
  4. Uchida Yasuzo
  5. Hattori Ken
  6. Kojima Yo
  7. Niihara Koichi
  8. Azuma Nobuhiko


Located in the suburb area of Nagaoka City in Niigata Prefucture, nearby the Echigo Hillside Park (national government park).

Nagaoka Station railway station in Nagaoka, Niigata Prefecture, Japan.

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