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2021.01.06 NEWS

TAOYAKA students’ dedication contribute to the success of online study program between Japan and India

Four TAOYAKA students played an important role in a short-term joint study program between HU and two institutions in India which was, for the first time, held online.
The program designed for undergraduate students was organized by International Linkage Degree Program (ILDP)  and participated by students from HU, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, and Birla Institute of Technology Pilani between December 15 and 23, 2020.
TAOYAKA students: Kumar Deepak (D5), Dastgir Ghulam Khan (D4), Clarisse Gonzalvo (D3), and Priyanka Ramasamy (D2) contributed to the success of the study program as a teaching assistant and demonstrated their leadership by facilitating group discussions and active participation throughout the program.

For more information, visit Hiroshima University website:
International Linkage Degree Program Held a Training on SDGs and Social Technologies
https://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/en/news/62439

Group photo During group work
2020.12.10 EVENT

(Sep.23) NERPS Webinar: PeaceTech and the Prospects for Critically Engaging Technology to Advance Peace and Sustainability

The Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability (NERPS) at Hiroshima University will hold a webinar ‘PeaceTech and the Prospects for Critically Engaging Technology to Advance Peace and Sustainability’ as follows.

Admission free and pre-registration is needed. We hope many of you attend the webinar.

■ Date: Wednesday, December 16, 2020 10:00-11:00 (JST)
■ Theme: PeaceTech and the Prospects for Critically Engaging Technology to Advance Peace and Sustainability
■ Lecturer: Prof. Paul Heidebrecht, Director, Kindred Credit Union Centre for Peace Advancement, University of Waterloo
■ Organizer: The Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability (NERPS) , Hiroshima University
■ Language: English
■ Registration: (Zoom) https://bit.ly/37KhbhS
■ Detail: NERPS website

2020.09.10 EVENT

(Sep.23) NERPS Webinar: A Conversation with Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs

The Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability (NERPS) at Hiroshima University will held a webinar ‘Sustainable Development as a Path to Peace: A Conversation with Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs’ as follows.

Admission free and pre-registration is needed. We hope many of you attend the webinar.

■ Date:
Wednesday, September 23, 2020  9:00-10:00 (JST)
■ Theme:Sustainable Development as a Path to Peace: A Conversation with Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs
■ Lecturer:Jeffrey D. Sachs, Columbia university, USA
■ Organizer:The Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability (NERPS) , Hiroshima University
■ Language: English
■ Registration: https://bit.ly/2FfT0gM.
■Detail:https://bit.ly/3bDHQhS

Flyer

2020.08.25 EVENT

(Oct. 20 & 23) Career Seminar by Graduates – Life After Ph.D. –


Poster (PDF: 276KB)


TAOYAKA Program will hold Online Career Seminars – Life After Ph.D. – by the program graduates.
What kind of career path are you envisioning after getting a Ph.D.? Join this Online Seminar to get to know the real life of recent Ph.D. graduates of the TAOYAKA Program. This will be your opportunity to make your life after the Ph.D. even brighter and clearer. Register now from the form below!

Date and time

First seminar: Tuesday, October 20th 15:00-17:00
Second seminar: Friday, October 23rd 14:00-16:00

Seminar style

Online on Zoom

Speakers

[October 20th]

    1. Novi Syaftika Ph.D., Government Officer, The Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology, Indonesia (Graduate School of Engineering)
    2. Benjamin Kane Blevins Ph.D., International Development Consultant, Kenya (Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation)
    3. Mohammad Jahangir Alam Ph.D., Associate Professor, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh (Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation)

[October 23rd]

    1. Md. Masood Imran Ph.D., Professor, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh (Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation)
    2. Bing He Ph.D., Lecturer, Jiangsu Ocean University, China (Graduate School for International Development and Cooperation)
    3. Rie Usui Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Hiroshima University (Graduate School of Integrated Arts and Sciences)
Registration

*After registration, the link to the Zoom meeting will be sent to your registered email address.

2020.08.18 ADMISSION

Admission application guidelines are now available

Type of Selection
  • April 2021 (Second Admission)/October 2021 Admission (General Selection / Transfer Admission into 3rd year)
  • Campus Special Admissions, Joining the Program in April 2021 (General Selection / Transfer Admission into 3rd year)
Application Period

November 2 to November 13, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. (JST)

Application Guidelines

Application Guidelines (PDF: 1.71MB)

Prescribed Form

General Selection(Word)
Transfer Admission into 3rd year (Word)

Online Application

Online Application System
*Available only during the application period
*All the applicants are required to register/log in to UCARO (Admission examination portal site)
English tutorial videos for UCARO are available here.

Other Information

Frequently Asked Questions
Student Support

Admission Information Video

■ Contents
Program Overview, Entrance Examination, Q&A

Contact

Taoyaka Program Office, Hiroshima University

E-mail: apply[a]taoyaka.hiroshima-u.ac.jp *Please replace [a] with @.

2020.07.27 EVENT

(July 31) The 166th Taoyaka Program Seminar will be held

The 166th Taoyaka Program Seminar will be held as follows. Admission free. Pre-registration will be needed. If you want to attend the seminar, please send your email address to the Moderator or Taoyaka Program Office. Feel free to join the seminar.

■ Date: Friday, July 31, 2020 13:00-15:00
■ Venue:Online (Microsoft Teams)
■ Theme:Compensation: Hope at the Intersections of the Moral and the Economic
■ Lecturer:Dr. Hirokazu MIYAZAKI, Professor of Anthropology, Northwestern University, USA,
Professor (Special Appointment), Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Hiroshima University
■ Moderator:Dr. Koki Seki,  Professor, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences,Hiroshima University
■ Language: English
Poster (PDF)

2020.07.07 EVENT

(July 10-11) BITS-Pilani International Webinar on Smart Cities: Beyond the Pandemic

International Webinar on Smart Cities : Beyond the Pandemic will be held by BITS-Pilani, Pilani Campus online as follows. Our program coordinator, Prof. Fujiwara is one of the invited international speakers. Admission free and pre-registration is needed. We hope many of you attend the webinar.

■ Date:
Friday , July 10, 2020  11:30-23:15 (JST)
Saturday, July 11, 2020  12:30-23:10 (JST)
■ Theme:Smart Cities: Beyond the Pandemic
■ Lecturer:Prof. Akimasa FUJIWARA, Hiroshima University and other 13 international speakers
■ Organizer:BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus, INDIA
■ Language: English
■ Registration: http://discovery.bits-pilani.ac.in/WebinarRegistration/

Flyer PDF(855KB)













2020.05.11 ADMISSION

[Important] Valid certificates for applying to TAOYAKA Program

May 11th, 2020

Announcement:
Valid certificates for applying to TAOYAKA Program, Hiroshima University

TAOYAKA Program announces that applicants to the program may submit the following application documents as their valid certificates if they are unable to submit the documents specified in the application guidelines due to the spread of the coronavirus.

Type of Selection

  • General Selection/Transfer Admission into 3rd year
    October 2020 (Second Admission) / April 2021 Admission
  • Campus Special Admissions (General Selection/Transfer Admission into 3rd year)
    Joining the Program in October 2020

Type of Application Documents and validity

    1. Official Score Reports of an English Proficiency Test
      (Only for applicants whose mother tongue is not English.)
      >>> Applicants may submit their latest test score report as a valid application document if they are unable to submit a score report for the test which was taken within two years of the date of entrance examination.
    2. Official Test Score of a Japanese Proficiency Test
      (Only for non-Japanese applicants who have studied Japanese.)
      >>> Applicants may submit their latest test score report as a valid application document if they are unable to submit a score report for the test which was taken within two years of the date of entrance examination.
    3. Copy of a Certificate of Residence in Japan
      (Only for non-Japanese applicants who reside in Japan.)
      >>> Applicants may substitute a copy of a certificate of residence in Japan with a copy of their residence card (Zairyu-card) as a valid application document if they are unable to submit a certificate of residence in Japan issued within three months before the application period.

 

 Check Admission Information

 

Contact:
TAOYAKA Program Office, Hiroshima University
Email: taoyaka-program*office.hiroshima-u.ac.jp
(Replace * with @)
Tel: +81-82-424-4692

2020.05.11 ADMISSION

(May 11-22) Admission Application is open

Admission application for the following selections is now open.

  • October 2020 Admission (Second Admission)/April 2021 Admission (General Selection/Transfer Admission into 3rd year)
  • Campus Special Admissions (General Selection/Transfer Admission into 3rd year) Joining the program in October 2020

Application Period
May 11 to May 22, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. (JST)

Important Announcement (Updated at 13:00, May 11)
Valid certificates for applying to TAOYAKA Program

 

 Check Admission Information

 How to start online application (Video tutorial)

 

2020.04.30 ADMISSION

Online Session for Admission Information – Video available

A video from Admission Information Online Session in English.


 Check Admission Information

 Video Tutorial: Online Application System

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