Information for Researchers

ICR brochure can be downloaded from here (PDF, 1.7MB).


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Research Support Program

ICR provides research support such as “The World University Ranking Study Meetings” and “Winning Grant Proposal Seminars” especially for researchers in the fields of humanities and social sciences.


News & Events

We set up seminars and conferences lectured by outstanding researchers to promote international collaborative researches and encourage knowledge dissemination.



ICR's Research

ICR includes, three existing research centers: Center for International, Comparative and Advanced Japanese Studies and Research Center for West Asian Civilization, plus Research Group of Japanese and Japanese Culture.


About ICR

ICR  seeks to establish Japan as an academic force for advancing humanities and social sciences, for solving issues of global significance, and for overcoming the clash of civilizations.