Japan

Representative offices of German universities
in Japan

Universität Heidelberg

Heidelberg University Office Kyoto

Heidelberg University Office Kyoto

Established in: 2015
Tasks:
• Maintenance of links with cooperation partners, initiation of new links, support for cooperation projects in research and teaching
• Point of contact for the German-Japanese university consortium HeKKSaGOn (Heidelberg, Kyoto, Karlsruhe, Sendai, Göttingen, Osaka)
• Advice and support for international students and researchers on study and research visits to Heidelberg, and for Heidelberg students and researchers who are visiting the country for study or research purposes
• Public relations, participation in education and networking fairs in Japan and East Asia
• Point of contact for Heidelberg Alumni Japan (HAJP)
• Recruitment of international students and early career researchers
• Organisation of and/or support for scientific events (lectures, workshops etc.)
Internet: huok.uni-heidelberg.de/index_en.html