Set up within the infrastructure of the Ahmedabad Management Association (AMA), a leading professional body of repute, in active collaboration with the Indo-Japan Friendship Association (IJFA), Gujarat, it received financial support of leading Japanese Companies, Mitsubishi Corporation India Pvt. Ltd. and Metal One Corporation India Pvt. Ltd.
The Japan Centre houses a state-of-the-art Japan Library equipped with over 350 reference books and journals and audio-visual learning aids, around 320 films and digital viewing facilities, industry-business information, language learning resources, etc. One of the noteworthy facilities at the Centre includes 8 high-tech E-learning Work Stations.
The Centre also aims to connect with different parts of Gujarat through video conferencing and other innovative methods of distance learning.