Institute for International Studies and Training (IIST)
PresidentMr. OSUMI Masanori
Date Established1 December 1967: IIST as a non-profit foundation was created.
31 March 1986: Change of status to general incorporated foundation
1 April 2011 Basic Funds 4.4billion yen
Number of Staff 45 (14 at Head Office, 31 at Branch Office)
ObjectivesIIST aims to provide the necessary training and other opportunities to improve the quality of human resource engaged in international economic activities as a means of promoting economic exchange between Japan and other countries ( Excerpt from Article 3 of the IIST Articles of Incorporation ).
Head OfficeInstitute for International Studies and Training (IIST)
2nd Floor, Toranomon Jitsugyokaikan
1-1-20 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0001, JAPAN
Tel: +81 (0)3 3503 6621, Fax: +81 (0)3 3501 0550
Affiliate OfficeThe EU-Japan Centre
4th Floor, Shirogane-Takanawa Station Bldg
1-27-6 Shirogane, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0072, JAPAN
Tel: +81 (0)3 6408 0281, Fax: +81 (0)3 6408 0283
1967“The Law to Create the Institute for International Studies and Training(IIST)”was enacted. IIST was established.
The head office was established in Minato-ku, Tokyo
1969One-year full time diploma program started at the newly established Fujinomiya Campus.
1986“The Law” was abolished.
IIST as a non-profit foundation was created.
1987EU-JapanCenter for Industrial Cooperation was established as a branch.
1992Fujinomiya Campus was closed.
2006Inherited the activities of the Asian Club Foundation
2011Change of status to general incorporated foundation