about sis


pictThe School of Informatics and Sciences is a unique place that fosters creative ideas and imagination based on unique education and research as discussed below.

It is a new school that nurtures unique people by giving them real information literacy and specialized skills for the purpose of establishing a highly integrated, humanities-oriented science related to information. To do so, we will re-evaluate various academic fields with a focus on information, from the perspective of improving the intellectual imagination of humanity.

The school consists of the Department of Natural Science Informatics and the Department of Social and Human Science Informatics. This structure reflects the multilayered nature of the school, and helps us understand the meaning of information from various angles. In their education and research, both departments possess comprehensive and academic characteristics that relate to each other.