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Tohoku University International Festival (TUIF), organized by the cooperation between international and Japanese students in
Tohoku University, is the largest international exchange event in Tohoku with more than 3,000 attendees every year.
We would like to announce that the TUIF will be celebrated together again with the spirit of diversity and unity.

The 36th Tohoku University International Festival (TUIF) will be held on October 8 (Sun), 2023.

We are proud to introduce the theme of this year: "The World on a Plate" which highlights the idea that food is a universal language
and a gateway to understanding different cultures. Each region and country has its own unique culinary heritage,
cooking techniques, and signature dishes.

Let's embark on a global culinary adventure, tasting the diverse flavors
and exploring the rich cultural tapestry that our world has to offer!

Food from All Over The World 🌎

This year features a whopping 20 Food Stalls from various cultures!

This is the chance for you to taste beautiful and exotic dishes from around the globe!

Please come and enjoy delicious soul food made by original home cooks with us. Be sure to buy your entry pass (3 food tickets) soon for early bird discounts.

 Click the image to view menu from each country  

China 🇨🇳

France 🇫🇷

China 🇨🇳

India 🇮🇳

Iran 🇮🇷

Indonesia 🇮🇩

Italy 🇮🇹

Malaysia 🇲🇾

Japan 🇯🇵

Moldova 🇲🇩

Morocco 🇲🇦

Mongolia 🇲🇳

Myanmar 🇲🇲

Palestine 🇵🇸

Pakistan 🇵🇰

Taiwan 🇹🇼

Turkic Nations 🇦🇱🇰🇬

the U.S. 🇺🇸

Venezuela 🇻🇪

Thailand 🇹🇭

Vietnam 🇻🇳

As you can see, the biggest international event in the Tohoku region, Tohoku University International Festival, provides plenty of different cuisines for you to experience!!

We are looking forward to seeing you at the festival.

Date:           Sunday, October 8, 2023 

Time:          11:00 am to 4:30 pm  (add to your calendar)

Venue      Tohoku University Centennial Hall (Kawauchi Hagi Hall

             (Approximately 5 mins from the Subway Tozai Line, Kawauchi station )

                       *Parking lots are limited

                       **Please use public transportation, such as the subway or bus​

Price:         Entrance ticket (each worth three dishes of any food stall):

  • ¥1200 for early-bird registration (before 09/09/2023),

  • ¥1500 for on-site purchase

                       Early-bird tickets are reserved online. All prices are tax-included

If you'd like to become a volunteer or present your country's cuisine on the day, please sign up here:
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