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History of Nagoya Zokei University of Art & Design

March in 1967

・Approval of establishment of Nagoya Zokei Junior College of Art & Design

April in 1967

・Opening of Nagoya Zokei Junior College of Art & Design (Department of Art & Design)

・The number of capacity for admission set for 50.

April in 1973

・Increase the number of capacity for admission of Department of Art & Design to 150.

April in 1975

・Establishment of Dyeing Course

April in 1981

・Increase the number of capacity for admission of Nagoya Zokei Junior College of Art & Design to 240 students.

・Department of Art & Design was divided into two majors (major in Painting and Sculpture, major in Design and Craft).

・Rename of “Environmental Design” to “Product Design”

・Establishment of Interior Design Course

April in 1985

・Relocation to Komaki City

・Establishment of Gardening Design Course

April in 1986

・Rename of "Modeling Course" to "Sculpture Course"

・Rename of "Gardening Design Course" to "Landscape Design Course"

・Establishment of Inter Media Course (General Arts)

・Increase the number of capacity for admission to 420 students

December in 1989

・Approval of establishment of Nagoya Zokei University of Art & Design

April in 1990

・Opening of Nagoya Zokei University of Art & Design(Department of Art & Design)

・Set the number of capacity for admission to 100 students. ・Start of auditors system

・Move Sculpture Course to the university’s curriculum in accordance with opening of Nagoya Zokei University of Art & Design (4 years)

April in 1992

・Start of the system for Visiting Students and Research Students

・Start of transfer system

・Change the term for name from "Auditors" to "Visiting Students"

April in 2000

・Increase the number of capacity for admission to 180 students

・Reorganize the system of "2 majors with 5 courses" to "2 majors with 7 courses"

・Change the number of capacity for admission to 190 students

・Reorganize the system of "2 departments with 8 courses" to "2 departments with 6 courses"

April in 2002

・Reorganize the system of "2 departments with 6 courses" to "2 departments with 4 courses"

December in 2002

・Approval of establishment of Nagoya Zokei Graduate School of Art & Design

April in 2003

・Opening of Nagoya Zokei Graduate School of Art & Design

・Increase the number of capacity for admission of Nagoya Zokei University to 200 students

・Rename of "Nagoya Zokei Junior College of Art & Design" to "Nagoya Zokei University of Art & Design, Department of the Junior College"

・Change of the number of capacity for admission to 110 students

April in 2006

・Increase the number of capacity for admission of Nagoya Zokei University to 260 students

・Reorganize the system of "2 departments with 7 courses" to "2 departments with 9 courses"

・Change the number of capacity for admission to 80 students

・Reorganize the system of "2 departments with 4 courses" to "3 courses"(Painting, Inter Media, Visual Design)

March in 2007

・Stop recruiting students of Junior College

April in 2008

・Rename of Nagoya Zokei University of Art & Design to Nagoya Zokei University

・Reorganize the system of "2 departments with 9 courses" to 1 department with 17 courses/classes

April in 2009

・Reorganize the system of "1 departments with 17 courses/classes" to 1 department with 16 courses/classes

April in 2010

・Reorganize the system of "1 departments with 16 courses/classes" to 1 department with 15 courses/classes

April in 2011

・Reorganize the system of "1 departments with 15 courses/classes" to 1 department with 14 courses/classes

April in 2014

・Reorganize the system of "1 departments with 14 courses/classes" to 1 department with 12 courses/classes

April in 2018

・Change of the number of capacity for admission to 240 students