Although the Mongolia-Japan Center for Human Resources Development does not directly benefit the market economy it provides the improvement of the human resources, develops the cooperation between Mongolia and Japan and strengthens mutual understanding between the two nations to strengthen the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), which began these activities in 2002 from a joint project between the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, and the National University of Mongolia. Now, improving human resources, providing education of the Japanese language and diplomacy are the principle directions that the activities it runs belong to. Since 2012 with the improvement of our Japanese education system, in terms of the activities between the two countries, we have been working with the Japan Foundation. Until now, with the efficient communication that has been established, it has come to function as the bridge between Mongolian and Japanese business.
January 22nd, 2002 JICA, with participation from the National University of Mongolia, began the first phase of the project
March 14th, 2002 The Japanese government issued a total of 4.43 million US dollars to aid the building and development of the Mongolia-Japan Center
June 21st, 2002 His Royal Highness Prince Akishino of Japan and Her Royal Highness Princess Kiko were present at the opening ceremony of the Center and initiated its commencement.
January 22nd, 2007 The second phase of the project began (which lasts up until January 21st, 2012)
July 16th, 2007 After the Center’s 5-year anniversary, His Royal Highness Prince Naruhito of Japan came to visit
July 3rd, 2009 Overlapping client count reaches 1,000,000
January 22nd, 2012 The project to develop the collective human resources for JICA began
April 1st, 2012 The Japan Foundation’s project for a language center began
April 13th, 2012 The Center became a component of the National University of Mongolia
June 21st, 2012 An event to celebrate the Center’s 10-year anniversary was organized
April 22nd, 2015 The project to develop human resources and strengthen mutual understanding began
April 11th, 2016 Overlapping client count reaches 2,000,000
June 21st, 2017 The Center’s 15-year anniversary