History

1926. 5 Nagoya Science and Technology Course established by Juichi Tanaka.
1928. 4 Nagoya Advanced Science and Technology School opened.
1946.10 Nagoya Science and Technology School Foundation established.
1947. 9 Nagoya Professional School established.
1949. 4 Meijo University opened; Faculty of Commerce (Daytime and Evening) established.
1950. 4 Departments of Law and Commerce [Faculty of Law and Commerce (Daytime and Evening)] established; Departments of Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Architecture [Faculty of Science and Technology (Daytime and Evening)] established; Department of Agriculture (Faculty of Agriculture) established.
Faculty of Commerce and (Daytime and Evening) abolished.
Junior College established with Department of Commerce and Economics (Daytime and Evening).
1951. 3 Following organizational changes, Meijo Educational Foundation established.
1951. 4 Teacher-training course established.
1954. 4 Department of Pharmacy (Faculty of Pharmacy) established.
Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Departments established in Junior College.
Master’s course in Commerce established in Graduate School’s Postgraduate Course in Commerce.
1965. 4 Department of Transport Machine Engineering [Faculty of Science and Technology (Daytime)] and Department of Pharmaceutical Technology (Faculty of Pharmacy) established.
12 University headquarters, Faculty of Law and Commerce (Daytime), Graduate School of Commerce, and Junior College Department of Commerce and Economics (Daytime) moved from Komagata Campus to Tempaku Campus.
1966. 4 Master’s Course in Pharmacy established.
1967. 4 Department of Law [Faculty of Law (Daytime and Evening)] and Department of Commerce [Faculty of Commerce (Daytime and Evening)] established.
Faculty of Law and Commerce (Daytime and Evening) abolished.
Master’s Course in Law established.
Departments of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Transport Machine Engineering [Faculty of Science and Technology (Daytime)] moved from Nakamura Campus to Tempaku Campus.
1968. 4 Departments of Mathematics and Architecture [Faculty of Science and Technology (Daytime)] moved from Nakamura Campus to Tempaku Campus.
12 Faculty of Agriculture moved from Takagi Campus to Tempaku Campus.
1969. 3 Junior College Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Departments (Daytime) abolished.
1969. 4 Doctoral Course in Law established.
1971. 4 Doctoral Course in Pharmacy established.
1972. 4 Department of Agricultural Chemistry (Faculty of Agriculture) established.
1973. 4 Departments of Civil Engineering and Architecture [Faculty of Science and Technology (Daytime and Evening)] established; Department of Transport Machine Engineering [Faculty of Science and Technology (Evening)] established.
Department of Architecture [Faculty of Science and Technology (Daytime and Evening)] abolished.
Master’s Course in Agriculture established.
1975. 4 Special Course in Advanced Clinical Pharmacy established.
1976. 4 Department of Economics [Faculty of Commerce (Daytime)] established. Advanced Doctoral Course in Agriculture established.
1977. 3 Junior College Department of Commerce and Economics (Evening) abolished.
4 Master’s Courses in Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, and Architecture established.
1978. 9 30th anniversary of Meijo University celebrated.
1986. 4 Department of Electrical Engineering (Faculty of Science and Technology) renamed Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Daytime and Evening).
Master’s Course in Electrical Engineering renamed Course in Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
9 60th anniversary of Nagoya Science and Technology Course (later Meijo University).
1990. 4 Master’s Course in Mechanical Engineering established.
1992. 4 Doctoral Course in Mechanical Engineering and Architecture established.
1993. 4 Doctoral Course in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Master’s Course in Mathematics established.
Graduate School’s Postgraduate Course in Engineering renamed Course in Science and Technology.
1995. 4 Department of Urban Science (Faculty of Urban Science) established.
Advanced Doctoral Course in Commerce established.
Advanced Doctoral Course in Mathematics established.
1996. 4 Department of Healthcare Pharmacy and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Faculty of Pharmacy) established. Healthcare Pharmacy Course in Graduate School’s Master’s Course established.
1999. 4 Department of Legal Science and Department of Practical Law established. Department of Agrobiological Resources and Department of Applied Biological Chemistry (Faculty of Agriculture) established. Urban Science in Graduate School’s Master’s Course established. Faculties of Law, Commerce, and Science and Technology (Daytime) changed to Faculties of Law, Commerce, and Science and Technology.
2000. 4 Faculty of Business Management (including Departments of Business Management and International Business Management) and Faculty of Economics (including Departments of Economics and Industrial and Social Economics) established. Departments of Mathematics, Information Sciences, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Civil Engineering, Environmental Science and Technology, and Architecture (Faculty of Science and Technology) established. Junior College Department of Information Technology and International Studies established. Master’s Course established in Division of Economics, Graduate School of Economics.
2001. 4 Master’s Course in Division of Business, Graduate School of Business established. Doctoral Course in Division of Urban Science, Graduate School of Urban Science established.
9 75th anniversary of Meijo University.
2002. 4 Doctoral Course in Division of Economics, Graduate School of Economics established. Master’s Courses in Mathematics, Information Sciences, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Civil Engineering, Environmental Science and Technology, and Architecture (Graduate School of Science and Technology) established. Master’s and Doctoral Courses in Division of Environmental and Human Sciences, Graduate School of Environmental and Human Sciences established.
2003. 4 Department of Human Studies (Faculty of Human Studies) established. Doctoral Course in Division of Business, Graduate School of Business established. Master’s Courses in Divisions of Clinical Pharmacy and Life and Pharmaceutical Sciences established.
5 Departments of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy (Faculty of Pharmacy) abolished.
2004. 4 Department of Information Engineering (Faculty of Science and Technology) established. Law School established. Doctoral Courses in Division of Electrical and Electronic, Information, and Materials Engineering and Division of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering (Graduate School of Science and Technology) established through reorganization.
7 Master’s Courses in Divisions of Healthcare Pharmacy and Pharmacy abolished.
2005. 4 Department of Environmental Bioscience (Faculty of Agriculture) established.
5 Master’s Courses in Divisions of Mathematics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, and Architecture (Graduate School of Science and Technology) abolished.
7 Junior College abolished.
2006. 4 Department of Pharmacy (6-year course) (Faculty of Pharmacy) established. Graduate Course of Professional Development for Educational Design and Management [Graduate School of Professional Development for Educational Design and Management (Master’s Course)] established.
5 Department of Commerce [Faculty of Commerce (Evening)] abolished.
Departments of Mathematics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Transport Machine Engineering, Civil Engineering, and Architecture [Faculty of Science and Technology (Daytime)] abolished.
Departments of Agriculture and Agricultural Chemistry (Faculty of Agriculture) abolished.
11 Departments of Commerce and Economics (Faculty of Commerce) abolished.
2007. 5 Department of Law [Faculty of Law (Evening)] abolished.
Departments of Mathematics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Transport Machine Engineering, Civil Engineering, and Architecture [Faculty of Science and Technology (Evening)] abolished.
12 Departments of Mathematics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Transport Machine Engineering, Civil Engineering, and Architecture (Faculty of Science and Technology) abolished.
Master’s and Doctoral Courses in Commerce (Graduate School Postgraduate Course in Commerce) abolished.
2008. 4 Division of Information Sciences (Master’s Course) (Graduate School of Science and Technology) renamed Division of Information Engineering (Master’s Course).
Departments of Commerce and Economics and Faculty of Commerce (Daytime) abolished.
6 Department of Law [Faculty of Law (Daytime)] abolished.
9 Meijo University Meieki Satellite Campus (MSAT) established.
2011. 4 Course in Human Studies (Master’s Course) (Graduate School of Human Studies) established.
Department of Transportation Engineering (Faculty of Science and Technology) renamed Department of Vehicle and Mechanical Engineering.
LED Cooperative Research Center opened.
5 Department of Information Sciences (Faculty of Science and Technology) abolished.
Life and Pharmaceutical Sciences (Master’s Course) and Division of Clinical Pharmacy abolished.
2012. 4 Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Doctoral Course) (Graduate School of Pharmacy) established (4-year course).
5 Department of Healthcare Pharmacy and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Faculty of Pharmacy) (4-year courses) abolished.
2013. 4 Department of Applied Chemistry and Department of Mechatronics Engineering (Faculty of Science and Technology) established.
Japanese names of Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Civil Engineering altered.