Our History

1964
Okayama University of Science was opened. Established Faculty of Science, Department of Applied Mathematics and Department of Chemistry

1966
Established Faculty of Science, Department of Applied Chemistry and Department of Applied Physics

1969
Established Faculty of Science, Department of Mechanical Science and Department of Electronic Science

1971
Established Department of Applied Mathematics, Department of Chemistry, Department of Applied Chemistry and Department of Applied Physics in Faculty of Science

1973
Established Department of Mechanical Science, Department of Electronic Science in Faculty of Science Department of Mechanical Science and
 Department of Electronic Science in Department of Science and Engineering

1974
Established Department of Chemistry, Department of Applied Physics as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Science

1975
Established Faculty of Science, Department of Basic Science1976Established Department of Mathematics and Department of Information in Faculty of Science,
 Department of Applied Mathematics

1978
Established Department of Material Physics as a Doctoral Program of the Graduate School of Science

1979
Established Department of Mechanical Science and Department of Electronic Science as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Science

1980
Established Department of Applied Mathematics as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Science
 Established Department of Applied Chemistry and Department of Environmental Chemistry in Faculty of Science, Department of Applied Chemistry

1982
Established Department of Electronic Physical Property and Department of Information System in Faculty of Science, Department of Electronic Science

1983
Established Department of System Science as a Doctoral Program of the Graduate School of Science

1986
Established Faculty of Engineering, Department of Applied Chemistry, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Electronic Engineering

1987
Established Department of Applied Mathematics as a Doctoral Program of the Graduate School of Science

1988
Established Faculty of Science, Department of Biochemistry
 Established Department of General Science as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Science

1990
Established Department of Applied Chemistry, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Electronic Engineering
 as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Engineering and Department of System Science as a Doctoral Program of the Graduate School of Engineering

1992
Established Faculty of Engineering, Department of Information Engineering
 Established Department of Biochemistry as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Science

1996
Established Department of Information Engineering as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Engineering

1997
Established   Faculty of Informatics, Department of Mathematics and Information, Department of Simulation Physics,
 Department of Biosphere-Geosphere System and Department of Socio Information

1999 Established Department of Biochemistry, Department of Clinical Biochemistry in Faculty of Science, Department of Biochemistry

2001
Established Faculty of Engineering, Department of Welfare System Engineering
 Established Department of Information Science, Department of Simulation Physics, Department of Biosphere-Geosphere System
 and Department of Socio Information as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Informatics

2002
Established Department of Physics and Department of Medical Science in Faculty of Science, Department of Applied Physic

2003
Established Department of Mathematical and Environmental Systems as a Doctoral Program of the Graduate School of Information Science

2004
Established Faculty of Science, Department of Life Science

2005
Established Faculty of Engineering, Department of Intelligent Mechanical Engineering
 Established Department of Welfare System Engineering as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Engineering

2006
Established Faculty of Engineering, Department of Applied Chemistry and Biotechnology

2007
Established Faculty of Engineering, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Informatics, Department of Architecture

2008
Established Faculty of Science, Department of Zoology
 Established Department of Life Science as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Science

2009
Established Faculty of Engineering, Engineering Project Course
 Established Department of Intelligent Mechanical Engineering as a Master’s Program of the Faculty of Engineering2011Established Faculty of Engineering, Department of Architecture
 Established Department of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Architecture as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Engineering

2012
Established Faculty of Biosphere-Geosphere Science, Department of Biosphere-Geosphere Science
 Established Department of Zoology as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Science

2015
Established Faculty of Engineering, Department of Biomedical Engineering

2016
Established Faculty of Education, Department of Elementary Education and Department of Secondary Education
 Established Department of Biosphere-Geosphere Science as a Master’s Program of the Graduate School of Biosphere-Geosphere Science

2017
Established Faculty of Management, Department of Management