JST sponsored: 7 days at TUAT/Tokyo: “SAKURA” Exchange Program in Science 採択

2015/7 approved by Japan Science and Technology Agency..“Japan-Asia Youth Exchange Program in Science” (SAKURA Exchange Program in Science)”

AIMS: Raising the interest of Asian youths toward the leading Japanese science and technologies at Japanese universities. (Support from intellectuals)

Functional Materials and Chemical Engineering Tour in Tokyo-Tama Area

SCHEDULE (Tentative):
12 Nov. Arrival in Tokyo
13 Nov: Lecture by professors (guest) from TUAT, and TUAT Science Museum (afternoon)
14 Nov: Visit four labs (Lenggoro, Akai, Tominaga, Inasawa, at BASE)
15 Nov.: TUAT Festival (Fuchu campus)
16 Nov: Rigaku Corp., and JEOL Ltd.
17 Nov: JASCO Corp., and Bridgestone Corp.
18 Nov: Museums in Tokyo: Edo-Tokyo Museum, and National Museum of Emerging Science & Innovation),
and “Dinner” with TUAT students.
19 Nov. 2015 (Departure from Tokyo)

NUMBER OF FELLOWS: 10 (Highest priority: Master-course students)

Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Faculty of Applied Sciences
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM, Faculty of Engineering
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology
Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Dept. of Chemical Engineering
Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) Dept. of Chemical Engineering

HOST: Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT) Graduate School of BASE

Person-in-charge (Professors at BASE): Y. Tominaga*, S. Inasawa, N. Akai, W. Lenggoro.

– Students (mainly at master course, or in some cases a post-doc (under 40 years of age) who have never stayed in Japan, as a basic principle.

SPONSOR:  Japan Science and Technology Agency.

– Accommodation fee
– An economy-class air ticket to and from Japan (round trip)
– …(TBA)


* Sending CV (with a copy of transcript) and 1-page introduction letter (“My future plan/dream”) to person-in-charge at TUAT side. Deadline : 10 August 2015 (for fellows from ITB and ITS)
* TUAT side may ask the candidate to get a recommendation from a supervisor.

JSTサイト:平成27年度第2回採択 交流計画一覧

【受け入れ機関名】国立大学法人 東京農工大学
・マラ工科大学 (UiTM), マレーシアプトラ大学 (UPM), マレーシア工科大学(UTM)
・バンドン工科大学(ITB), セプルーノペムバー工科大学 (ITS)

A report of TUAT program in 2014.