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Welcome to the Prince Takamado Japan Centre for Teaching and Research! For years, the Centre has been pleased to have served as the managing body of the Prince Takamado Japan Canada Memorial Fund and also as the Canadian secretariat for the Japan Canada Academic Consortium, a network of universities across Canada and Japan whose aim is to promote the exchange of undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, and teachers, and to encourage a movement of ideas and knowledge between the two countries. We welcome all students to tour our website and learn more in depth about the Prince Takamado Japan Centre for Teaching and Research!

We also have a mailing list so you never have to miss out on any PTJC events!

PTJC Office Hours:

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday: 10am - 4pm
(closed 12pm - 1pm for lunch)

Tuesday & Thursday: CLOSED

Please also see the calendar below for more up-to-the-minute information on our schedule!


  1. Exploring Connections in the North: From Japan to Canada

    Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at the University of Alberta

  2. 2015 July JLPT

    Sunday, July 5, 2015

  3. Special Topics in Japan Course application deadline extended to February 25th, 2015

    Don't let this opportunity pass you by!

  4. Summer 2015 Study in Japan Info Session

    January 26th @ 3:00pm

  5. 2015 Alberta District Japanese Speech Contest (ADSC)

    Applications open until February 25th

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