From 23rd to 27th July 2016 the Euroscience Open Forum 2016, Europe’s biggest academic conference, will be held at our partner university in Manchester.
Further information can be found on ESOF’s homepage.
On 10 May 2016 festivities on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the German-Japanese Society Bonn were held in the Old Town Hall of Bonn. Yusaku Nishijima of Tsukuba University’s Bonn Office also participated.
We went on a field study trip to the Sugadaira Montane Research Center, a research center of University of Tsukuba in Ueda, Nagano for five days during Spring break from March 7 until March 11, 2016.
Team of students from our university visited the Nanjing Agricultural University during 2/25 and 3/5. The program included experiencing Chinese culture, learning the language, sightseeing and more!
Voice from the participant: Ms.Makioka
This program aims to foster long-lasting partnerships between the University of Tsukuba and German universities through the exchange of individuals or groups. It intends to strengthen existing and initiate new partnerships.
"Baumkuchen no kai" gathering group is a international place for Japanese students who are interested in Germany and German students who study at the University of Tsukuba to communicate and share thoughts in german and Japanese.
A delegation from the University of Hamburg headed by President Dieter Lenzen made a visit to the University of Tsukuba on April 4.
ASIP students in Sao Paulo
The Sao Paulo Office of the University of Tsukuba arranged the study trip for its ASIP students from Japan.
The final report (in Japanese) for the University of Tsukuba Fair 2016 held in Shanghai last March 4 and 5 can be downloaded below. The slide presentations for the special lectures and the Tsukuba Alumni Symposium are also available.
The kick-off meeting for the FY 2015 Re-Inventing Japan Project (Latin America & the Caribbean) was held at the University of Sao Paulo in Brazil last March 10, 2016.
On the 15th of March 2016 students of Venice University, Ljubljana University, Bonn University and Tsukuba University presented the results of their collaborative cross-cultural research conducted during the 2016 JLCC (Japanese Language and Culture Communications) program.
Am 11. März 2016 wurde der Film „Stimmen aus Fukushima“ im Japanischen Kulturinstitut Köln gezeigt.
About 350 students dropped in at the "Study in Japan Fair 2016" organized by the University of Tsukuba in Sao Paulo, Brazil last March 11, 2016.
Discussions on the implementation of the “Trans-Pacific Human Capital Development Program - towards a safe, secure, and sustainable society”, the program adopted by the MEXT’s Re-Inventing Japan Project 2015 with focus on Latin America & the Caribbean, was held on 9 March 20
On the 11th of March 2016 the film „Fukushima voice – Iwaki note” will be shown in Köln and Hannover.
From the 13th to the 15th of March 2016 the 5th Japanese-German interpreter training seminar took place in Germany, Ludwigshafen, a suburb of Mannheim.
At the 11.02.2016, Keiichi Aizawa, Director of the University of Tsukuba Bonn Office and Yusaku Nishijima, Representative of the University of Tsukuba Bonn Office, participated in the signing ceremony of “AREA-Ruhr”, which took place at the Ruhr-University Bochum.
On 26 January 2016 an information event for outbound Bonn University exchange student was held at Bonn University. Bonn Office’s Yusaku Nishijima and Heike Erkes also participated.
University of Ljubljana Rector and Slovene Ambassador to Japan Visit University of Tsukuba
Rector Ivan Svetlik of the University of Ljubljana in the Republic of Slovenia and Her Excellency Ms.
We are happy to announce the results of the first stage screening for the University of Tsukuba's 2016 Undergraduate English Programs! The results can be found below.
The 3rd annual “Collaboration of Language and Culture” was held on January 19, 2016.
News article about TAG-AIMS
The University of Tsukuba's TAG-AIMS project, which aims to increase student mobility between ASEAN countries was featured in the Japan Times news paper.
The University of Tsukuba Fair 2016 will be held in Shanghai on March 5, 2016. East China Normal University, a partner university of Tsukuba, will be the location of this important event. You may download the poster below (Japanese only) or visit the Japanese site for the program.
On 18 December 2015, the 1st Liaison Conference of Japanese Universities on Inbound Exchanges from Brazil was held at the University of Tsukuba Tokyo Campus. Organizing a liaison conference on this topic is one of the main objectives of the ”2015 Coordinator for Study in Japan Project (Brazil)”.
The 5th Interpreter Training Seminar (Japanese - German) will be conducted in Germany.
An article about the Japanese Language and Culture Communications (JLCC) training program of the University of Tsukuba was published in the German publication "Wissenschaft & Forschung Japan".
The article about JLCC program was published in Wissenschaft & Forschung Japan
ドイツのNETWORK for SCIENCEが発行する「Wissenschaft & Forschung Japan」の2015年18号において、本学の日本語・日本文化コミュニケ―タ養成プログラム（Japanese Language and Culture Communications Training Program, JLCC）が紹介されました。
Christmas Concert for Hospital Patients
A Christmas concert for hospital patients was held at Keyaki Plaza, the University of Tsukuba Hospital, on December 14. The University of Tsukuba Philharmonic Orchestra performed with university staff.