- Hirosaki School of Higher Education(Est.Nov.1920)(Closed Mar.1950)
- Aomori Prefectural Teachers College(Est.Sep.1876)
- Aomori Prefectural Normal Teacher School(Est.Sep.1886)
- Aomori Prefectural Teacher’s College(Est.Apr.1898)
- Aomori Prefectural Women Teacher’s School(Est.Mar.1910)
- Aomori Normal School(Est.Apr.1885)(Closed Mar.1893)
- Training School for Teachers of Aomori Prefectural Industrial Continuation School(Est.Feb.1931)
- Training School for Teachers of Aomori Prefectural Youth School(Est.Apr.1935)
- Aomori Youth Normal School(Est.Apr.1944)(Closed Mar.1951)
- Aomori Medical School(Est.Apr.1944)(Closed Mar.1951)
- Hirosaki Medical College(Est.Feb.1948)(Closed Mar.1960)
Hirosaki University was established in the former castle town of Hirosaki in 1949. It is a national university and is located in Aomori Prefecture, situated at the northern end of Honshu Island. The historical sketch of the University is as follows:
|May. 1949||Hirosaki Medical College, Aomori Medical School,
Hirosaki Higher School, Aomori Normal School and
Aomori Youth Normal School were incorporated in
accordance with the National School Establishment
Law into a “new-system” university with three
faculties (Arts and Science, Education, Medicine) and
a university library.
|Apr. 1955||Faculty of Agriculture established|
|Apr. 1958||Graduate School of Medicine (M.D.) established.|
|Apr. 1960||One-Year Postgraduate Course in Agriculture
established. (Abolished in March 1971)
|Apr. 1965||Faculty of Arts and Science reorganized into Faculty
of Humanities and Faculty of Science.
College of Liberal Arts established. (Abolished in Sep. 1997)
|Apr. 1966||One-Year Postgraduate Course in Education
established. (Abolished in March 1994)
Training Institute for Nurse Teachers established.
(Abolished in March 1980)
|June. 1967||Health Administration Center established.|
|Apr. 1969||One-Year Postgraduate Course in Science
established. (Abolished in March 1978)
|Apr. 1971||Graduate School of Agriculture (M.Agr.) established.|
|Apr. 1972||One-Year Postgraduate Course in Humanities
established. (Abolished in March 1999)
|Apr. 1975||School of Allied Medical Sciences established.|
|Apr. 1977||Graduate School of Science (M.Sc.) established.|
|Apr. 1989||Graduate School of Humanities (M.A.) established.|
|Apr. 1990||The United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences,
Iwate University (D.Agr.) established.
|Apr. 1993||Gene Research Center established.|
|Apr. 1994||Graduate School of Education (M.Ed.) established.|
|June. 1994||Computer and Communications Systems Center
|May. 1996||Center for Education and Research of Lifelong
|Apr. 1997||Center for Joint Research established.|
|Oct. 1997||Faculty of Science and Faculty of Agriculture
reorganized into “Faculty of Science and Technology”
and “Faculty of Agriculture and Life Science”
|Apr. 1999||Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
(M.A.Humanities and Social Sciences) established.
|Oct . 1999||Radioisotope Laboratory established.|
|Apr. 2000||Teaching and Research Center for Bio-coexistence,
Faculty of Agriculture and Life Science established.
|Oct. 2000||School of Medicine Health Sciences established.|
|Apr. 2001||Center for Educational Research and Practice
|Oct. 2001||Center for General Education established.|
|Apr. 2002||Graduate School of Science and Graduate School of
Agriculture reorganized into “Graduate School of
Science and Technology” and “Graduate School of
Agriculture and Life Science”.
Graduate School of Regional Studies (Ph.D)
|Apr. 2003||International Student Exchange Center established.|
|Sep. 2003||Center for Instrumental Analysis established.|
|Apr. 2004||National University Corporation HIROSAKI
Graduate School of Science and Technology (D. Sci)
|Jun. 2004||Hirosaki University Press established.|
|Apr. 2005||Graduate Schools of Health Sciences (M. Hlth.Sci.)
|Apr. 2007||Graduate School of Health Sciences (D. Hlth)
International Student Exchange Center reorganized
into “International Exchange Center.”
|Oct. 2008||Office Organizing Workshop and Courses for the
Teacher Qualificatior Renewal System established.
|Mar. 2009||North Japan New Energy Research Center established.|
|Apr. 2009||Shirakami Nature Science Park established.|
|Oct. 2009||Office for the Promotion of Gender Equality established.|
|Mar. 2010||Research and Education Center for Radiation Emergency
|Oct. 2010||North Japan Research Institute for Subtainable
Energy and The Shirakami-Sanchi Institute of
the Natural Environment and Institute of
Radiation Emergency Medicine established.
|Oct. 2012||Museum established.|
|Mar. 2013||Research Institute of Food Science established.|
|Apr. 2013||International Education Center established.|
|Apr. 2014||Research Center for child Mental Development,Graduate School of Medicine,Hirosaki University established.
Medical Systems creative frontier,Graduate School of Science and Technology established.