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Chronology

1920 August

The School of Architecture was founded (with 3 departments)

1921 April

The 4th department was established

1950 April

The 5th department was established

1953 April

Master Program in the Department of Architecture was started

1955 April

Doctor Program in the Department of Architecture was started

1963 April

Division of Architectural Design was established

1964 April

The School of Architectural Engineering was established

Division of Materials for Building was established

1965 April

Division of Architectural Environment was established

Division of Steel Structure was established

Division of Regional Space Planning was established

1966 April

Division of Foundation Engineering was established

Division of Reinforced Concrete Structure was established

1967 April

Division of Architectural Environment Control was established

Division of Architectural Facility Planning was established

1968 April

Master Program in the Department Architectural Engineering was started

1970 April

Doctor Program in the Department Architectural Engineering was started

1991 April

Division of Materials for Building, as a core division, participated in the Department of Global Environmental Engineering which was founded as a new type of department independent of the undergraduate schools.

Division of Architectural Environment Control and Division of Architectural Facility Planning, as affiliated departments, participated in the Department of Global Environmental Engineering.

1996 April

The School of Architecture and the School of Architectural Engineering were combined and rearranged to form the Graduate School and the School of Architecture. At the same time, all the instructors were re-appointed to respective positions in the Department of Architecture and Architectural Engineering, the Department of Architecture and Environmental Design , and the Department of Global Environmental Engineering under the Graduate School of Engineering.

2003 April

The Department of Architecture and Architectural Engineering, the Department of Architecture and Environmental Design, and the Department of Global Environmental Engineering were restructured to form the Department of Architecture and Architectural Engineering and the Department of Urban and Environmental Engineering under the Graduate School of Engineering.

2010 April

The Department of Architecture and Architectural Engineering and parts of the Department of Global Environmental Engineering were integrated to form the Department of Architecture and Architectural Engineering under the Graduate School of Engineering.