1972 January 29

Establishment of Matsumoto Dental University approved

1972 April 1

Tsutomu Tsujita appointed as the first Chairman of the Board of Trustees
Katsuei Kitamura appointed as the first President

1972 April 15

The university opened and first academic year students entered

1972 June 26

Matsumoto Dental University Hospital opened

1977 January 21

Yasushi Yagasaki appointed as the second Chairman of the Board of Trustees

1977 April 1

The Matsumoto Dental University School of Dental Hygiene opened

1977 April 9

The Dental Technician Department added to the School of Dental Hygiene, and designated as a dental technician school

1977 November 30

Kiwamu Momotsuka appointed as the third Chairman of the Board of Trustees

1980 April 1

Kurazo Kato appointed as the second President

1982 October 14

10th anniversary ceremony

1985 March 22

Sister School Agreement concluded with Indiana University School of Dentistry, USA

1986 November 23

Sister School Agreement concluded with Hebei Medical University, China

1989 November 1

The MDU Institute for Oral Science, Biomaterials Development Division established

1990 April 1

Shigeo Kobayashi appointed as the third President

1991 October 1

The Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Biology added to the MDU Institute for Oral Science

1992 October 16

20th Anniversary ceremony and party

1992 December 9

Sister School Agreement concluded with Khabarovsk Medical School (the current Far Eastern State Medical University), Russia

1993 May 30

Kazuo Aichi appointed as the fourth Chairman of the Board of Trustees

1994 June 10

Matsumoto Dental University Shinjuku Clinic opened as an off-campus dental clinic

1996 March 22

Masuho Tanaka appointed as the fifth Chairman of the Board of Trustees

1996 May 24

Sister School Agreement concluded with Hebei Medical University (the former Hebei Medical School)

1999 January 6

Masanoshin Samizo appointed as the sixth Chairman of the Board of Trustees

1999 April 1

Takuro Wada appointed as the fourth President

2001 April 1

Eiko Sairenji appointed as the fifth President

2002 January 29

30th Anniversary celebration held at the university

2002 March 20

The MDU Institute for Oral Science building completed

2002 December 10

The 30th Anniversary Building completed

2002 December 19

Establishment of Matsumoto Dental University Graduate School approved

2003 April 1

Matsumoto Dental University Graduate School of Oral Medicine opened

2003 April 19

30th anniversary ceremony and party held at the university

2003 April 25

30th Anniversary ceremony and party held in Tokyo

2003 July 4

Yasushi Yagasaki appointed as the seventh Chairman of the Board of Trustees

2003 October 27

The MDU Institute for Oral Science concluded an academic exchange and friendly relationship agreement with the Research Institute of Pediatric Dentistry of Tongi University, in China.

2004 April 1

Hidehiro Ozawa appointed as the sixth President

2004 October 28

Academic exchange and friendly relationship collaboration agreement concluded with the Pediatric Dentistry Association (joint research team) in Shanghai.

2006 May 26

Yasushi Yagasaki appointed as the seventh President

2006 October 1

Toshifumi Morimoto appointed as the eighth President

2008 March 1

Joint research and academic cooperation agreement concluded with the Harvard Stem Cell Research Center, USA

2008 April 15

New Matsumoto Dental University Hospital open

2008 May 28

MDU Hospital and the Tongi University No 10 Hospital, China, academic exchange and cooperative friendship agreement concluded

2009 November 18

MDU Institute for Oral Science and 山西 Medical School Dental research Center academic exchange and cooperative friendship agreement concluded

2010 January 27

Academic exchange and cooperative friendship agreement concluded with Imam University, Saudi Arabia

2010 March 25

Tadashi Yagasaki appointed as the eighth Chairman of the Board of Trustees and the nineth President

2010 April 1

MDU School of Dental Hygiene three-year curriculum and department name change implemented

2014 July 24

Ichisuke Kawahara appointed as the tenth President

2015 January 26

Academic exchange and friendly relationship collaboration agreement concluded with the Health and Family Planning Commission, Hebei Province, China