Faculty of Engineering welcomed visitors from Kasetsart University, Thailand on July 25th, 2016. Dean Toyoharu NAWA and Prof. Tamon UEDA (Div. of Engineering and Policy for Sustainable Environment) from Faculty of Engineering greeted the delegation giving a short presentation of Hokkaido University and Faculty of Engineering. As more specific information for the delegation, Assoc. Prof.Kunihiro KISHI (Div. of Engineering and Policy for Sustainable Environment) introduced his laboratory and research, and Coordinator Natalya SHMAKOVA explained e3 English Engineering Education program. Following the HU presentations, Assoc.Prof. Dean Peerayuth Charnsetthikul and Dr. Worawut Wangwatcharakul introduced Kasetsart University and Department of Industrial Engineering. For this special occasion, with the cooperation of the five Thai students, three short presentations … Continued
NPO法人 アジアの留学生等を応援する会 (NPO the Supporter for International Students from Asian Countries) has arranged another event for Asian students studying at universities in Sapporo to enjoy floral scenery in lavender city Furano and Biei. Destination in not only the flower gardens but includes Biei blue pond and Frano Marche. The NPO was organized to let the Asian students in Sapporo to experience this popular outdoor activity in Hokkaido together with local Japanese, and funded by Nitori Hokkaido Aid Fund. This one day event will be held on Saturday 23 July 2016, and for attendance, 1,000 JPY fee will be needed. They particularly seek for the university students from Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Laos, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Malaysia. … Continued
官民協働海外留学支援制度～トビタテ！留学JAPAN 日本代表プログラム～の第6期の説明会を下記の日程で開催いたします。留学を考えていてプログラムへの応募を検討中の皆さん、ぜひご参加ください。 日時：平成28年7月7日（木） 18:15～20：15（受付18：00～） 会場：北海道大学フロンティア応用科学研究棟2階 鈴木章ホール 内容（予定）： １．トビタテ！留学JAPAN日本代表プログラムの説明 ２．トビタテ生の体験談 ３．留学計画作成ワーク ４．留学計画作成ガイダンス ５．質疑応答 学校・学年不問。参加費無料です！ 申込み方法：こちらから参加事前予約をお願いいたします。 お問合せ先：公式ウェブサイト お問合せフォーム ******************************************************************************** 「トビタテ！留学JAPAN日本代表プログラム」は、2014年からスタートした官民協働で取り組む海外留学支援制度です。官民協働で「グローバル人材育成コミュティ」を形成し、将来世界で活躍できるグローバル人材を育成することを目的としています。
As promotion of English education in Hokkaido, Hokkaido Prefectural Board of Education is planning to hold ‘Hokkaido English Camp’ for about 30-60 local children in between elementary and high school level to improve English communication skill and obtain more interest in different culture through communication with foreign staff during the camp. The event organizer is seeking for 8 oversea students from HU who can be staff members for the event. If you are interested and eligible for this, please refer to the flier and contact with Int’l Student Support Desk at OIA Office of Int’l Affairs, HU by the deadline. CAPACITY, DATE & VENUE 1.) 2 staff for the camp on Tue … Continued
NPO法人 アジアの留学生等を応援する会 (NPO the Supporter for International Students from Asian Countries) has arranged a special event for Asian students studying at universities in Sapporo to enjoy spring, CHERRY-BLOSSOM VIEWING!! They particularly seek for the university students from Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Laos, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Malaysia. This is organized to let Asian students in Sapporo to get the Japanese unique cultural event, and funded by Nitori Hokkaido Aid Fund. Date and Time: Sunday, 1 May 2016. 10:00AM-4:00PM (One day Event) Venue: The Maruyama Park, Sapporo If you are eligible and interest in this event, please contact the organization as follows. E-mail subject should be ‘Hanami Application’ or ‘花見参加希望’. *DUE DATE – Fri. … Continued
Seven faculty members from KAIST, President Sung-Mo Kang and Mrs. Myoung A KANG, Professor Soon Chil LEE, Dean, College of Natural Science, Professor Jeong Guon IH, Dean, College of Engineering, Professor Sung-Hyon Myaeng, Associate Vice President, Int’l Office, Ms. Hyung Sook MIN, Manager of International Relations Team, and In Sun JANG, Assistant to the President were welcomed by Faculty of Engineering on Monday, March 28th. Director from Hokkaido University Seoul Office Jooyoung CHA was accompanied by them. From Faculty of Engineering, Dean Toyoharu NAWA, Vice Dean Takao MASUDA , Prof. Toshifumi IGARASHI Director at International Exchange Office, Prof. Tamon UEDA from Division of Engineering and Policy for Sustainable Environment, and Ms Natalya SHMAKOVA, e3 program attended the meeting. Although it was a short time, … Continued
Dr. Uruya Veesakul, Director, Research and Consultancy Institute from Thammasat University, and Dr. Sanit Wongsa, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Industrial Education And Technology, Department Of Civil Technology Education from King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi were welcomed by Faculty, Graduate School, and School of Engineering on Wednesday, March 23rd. Dean Toyoharu NAWA, Prof. Tamon UEDA from Division of Engineering and Policy for Sustainable Environment, and Ms Natalya SHMAKOVA, e3 program coordinator introduced Faculty of Engineering and e3 program. They have visited Prof. Yasuyuki SHIMIZU from Division of Field Engineering for the Environment since March 10th to conduct collaborative research. We had a good conversation regarding future student exchange. We are hoping to accelerate our collaboration. … Continued
The 14th Symposium between USTB & HU was held on March 7th and 8th at the University of Science and Technology Beijing, China. Including the Vice President Terao, from Faculty of Engineering, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, and Graduate School of Chemical Sciences and Engineering, 23 faculty members and students in total participated in this event. The joint symposium started on March 7th following the opening ceremony. Poster sessions were held by the students next day, on March 8th. The Best Presenter Award was given to the 2 students from each university.
Professor Il Won Seo from Seoul National University was welcomed by Faculty, Graduate School and School of Engineering on Monday, February 22nd. Dean Toyoharu NAWA and Ms Natalya SHMAKOVA, e3 program coordinator introduced Faculty of Engineering and e3 program. Prof. Yasuyuki SHIMIZU from Division of Field Engineering for the Environment joined the meeting. In a wide ranging conversation, we talked about the education system conducted in English etc. We hope this meeting will bring closer cooperation between our institutions.
7 students,who joined ‘Japan-Korea Joint Government Scholarship Program in Science and Engineering Departments’ last October, have completed their preliminary course for Bachelor’s program. The certificate of course completion was awarded from Dean Nawa to each student on Tuesday February 16th. All seven students gave a short speech in Japanese. They shared the memories of the first semester in Hokkaido University. We wish all of them the best of luck!
Mr. Dato’ Seri Zaki Bin Tun Azmi, Chairman, Board of Directors and Prof. Dr. Charles S. Vairappan, Director, Institute for Tropical Biology and Conservation from Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) visited Faculty of Engineering on Tuesday, February 9th. Two guests were welcomed by Dean Nawa, Prof. Takemi CHIKAHISA from Division of Energy and Environmental Systems, and Prof. Yukinori KOBAYASHI from Division of Human Mechanical Systems and Design. International Exchange Office member, Director Prof Toshifumi gave a introduction of Hokkaido University. Specially-appointed Professor Toru YAMASHITA from CEED explained our internship program. We are looking forward to have further exchanges with UTS.
Fraunhofer is Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization. Two guests: Mr. Ivica Kolaric, Head of Business Unit Automotive, Head of Department Functional Materials, Head of Fraunhofer OPER and Mr. Carsten Glanz, Group Leader Application of functional materials made a courtesy visit to Dean Nawa on Monday, January 25th. Prof. Toshifumi IGARASHI Director at International Exchange Office and Specially-appointed Prof. Toru YAMASHITA, CEED gave short presentations about Faculty of Engineering and internship program. Mr. Kolaric also also gave us a short presentation about the activities of Fraunhofer. We had an exciting discussion about future academic exchange.