HU Has Been Selected for ‘Top Global University Project’ by MEXT

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On 26 September 2014, MEXT Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology – Japan announced 37 universities were chosen for ‘スーパーグローバル大学創成支援事業 (literally means the project for super global university establishment support, and called as Top Global University Project)‘.

13 universities were selected for Type A category of the project, which aim to get ranked in top 100 in world university rankings thorough building transdisciplinary collaborative curriculum inviting research units from foreign universities, establishment of internationally-collaborated graduate school, environmental improvement to foster fine scholars and students, etc.  The rest 24 were for Type B category which supports domestic universities to take leadership in globalisation of Japanese society via educational collaboration with oversea institutions, building the model of internationalised university education and developing world-class educational standards.

This year, Hokkaido University’s proposal was chosen successfully in Type A category together with the following 12 universities in JapanTohoku University, University of Tsukuba, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo University of Technology, Nagoya University, Kyoto University, Osaka University, Hiroshima University, Kyushu University, Keio University and Waseda University.  This selection result allows HU to improve internationalisation with approximately 4 billion JPY financial support for a decade from the government.

11 Responses

  1. Ika Rahmawati Suyanto

    Dear Representative of International Affair of Engineering,
    Hokkaido University

    My name is Ika Rahmawati Suyanto. I’m interested in pursuing my master degree in Hokkaido University.
    I would like to know whether there is a scholarship offer from Top Global University Project this year too? If it is, then when will be the information for this available? May I ask the timeline for Top Global University scholarship for this year?

    Thank you so much for your kind attention. I’m looking forward to hearing from you at your earliest convenience.

    Sincerely,
    Ika Rahmawati S.

  2. Yonas Taye

    Dear Representative of international affair of Engineering.
    My name is Yonas Taye.I am from Ethiopia. I want to upgrade my education to Masters degree in Hokkaido university.How I can get scholarship offer from Top global university project?

    Sincerely,
    Yonas Taye

  3. Omar Albaiti

    Dear Representative of International Affair of Engineering,
    Hokkaido University

    My name is Omar Albaiti from Yemen. I’m interested in pursuing my master degree in Hokkaido University.
    I would like to know whether there is a scholarship offer from Top Global University Project this year too? If it is, then when will be the information for this available and how can I apply? May I ask the timeline for Top Global University scholarship for this year?

    Thank you so much for your kind attention. I’m looking forward to hearing from you at your earliest convenience.

    Sincerely,

    Omar Albaiti

  4. Mark Bryan Alivio

    Dear Representative of International Affair of Engineering,
    Hokkaido University

    My name is Mark Bryan Alivio from Philippines. I’m interested in pursuing my master degree in Hokkaido University. I would like to know whether there is a scholarship offer from Top Global University Project this year too for academic year 2019-2012? If it is, then when will be the information for this available and how can I apply? May I ask the timeline for Top Global University scholarship for this year?

    Thank you so much for your kind attention. I’m looking forward to hearing from you at your earliest convenience.

    Sincerely,

    Mark Bryan Alivio

  5. Cheng Peng

    Dear Representative of International Affair of Engineering,
    Hokkaido University

    My name is Cheng Peng from China. I’m interested in pursuing my Doctoral degree in Hokkaido University. I would like to know whether there is a scholarship offer from Top Global University Project this year too for academic year 2019-2012? If it is, then when will be the information for this available and how can I apply? May I ask the timeline for Top Global University scholarship for this year?

    Thank you so much for your kind attention. I’m looking forward to hearing from you at your earliest convenience.

    Sincerely,

    Cheng Peng

  6. Gessica Bogado

    Dear Representative of international affair of Engineering.
    My name is Gessica Bogado.I am from Paraguay and i want to upgrade my education to Masters degree in Hokkaido university. How I can get scholarship offer from Top global university project and have more information?

    Thank you so much for your attention.
    Sincerely,
    Gessica Bogado

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