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Organization & History
|May, 1949||Faculty of Agriculture was established by National School Establishment Law (law no. 150, 1949) based on the “Niigata Prefectural Norin Senmon Gakko” college.|
|Apr., 1951||Establishment of University Farm and University Forests.|
|Apr., 1953||Department of Vocational Agriculture was established.|
|Apr., 1958||Special Study Courses in Agriculture (Agronomy and Forestry) were established.|
|Apr., 1959||Department of Agricultural Chemistry was established. Department of Vocational Agriculture was discontinued.|
|Apr., 1963||Special Study Course in Agriculture (Agricultural Chemistry) was established.|
|Apr., 1964||Department of Agricultural Engineering was established.|
|Apr., 1966||Department of Zootechnical Science was established.|
|Apr., 1968||Special Study Course in Agriculture (Agricultural Engineering) was established.|
|Apr., 1969||Establishment of Graduate School of Agriculture (for master courses) (Agronomy, Forestry, Agricultural Chemistry and Agricultural Engineering). Special Study Courses were discontinued.|
|Apr., 1970||Establishment of Graduate School of Agriculture (Animal Science).|
|Nov., 1972||Establishment of Shindori Farm.|
|Mar., 1974||New School Building was Completed in Ikarashi Campus.|
|Jul., 1974||Faculty of Agriculture moved to new campus from Kogane-cho.|
|Apr., 1986||Establishment of Graduate School of Agriculture for Biosystem Science (Doctoral Program).|
|Apr., 1987||Establishment of Graduate School of Science and Technology (Latter Three-Year Course: Doctoral Program) (Fundamental Science and Technology, Biosystem Science, Industrial Science and Environmental Science).
Graduate School of Agriculture transfered to Graduate School of Science and Technology.
|Mar., 1988||Radio Isotope Laboratory was completed.|
|Apr., 1991||Departments of Agronomy, Forestry, Agricultural Chemistry, Agricultural Engineering and Animal Science were reorganized.
Establishment of Department of Agrobiology, Applied Biological Chemistry and Production and Environmental Science.
|Apr., 1995||Establishment of Graduate School of Science and Technology (First Two-Years Course： Master’s Program). Graduate School of Agriculture was discontinued.
Departments and Divisions were reorganized (Three Departments and Three Divisions).
|Apr., 2001||Departments and Divisions were reorganized (Three Departments and Three Divisions).
Field Center for Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry was established through the reorganization of University Farms and University Forests.
|Apr., 2008||Specialized courses were reorganized into eight.|
|Apr., 2017||Departments were reorganized (Department of Agrobiology, Department of Applied Biological Chemistry, Department of Production and Environmental Science) to establish a unified Department of Agriculture with 5 Major Programs (planned).|