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President Kase was the keynote speaker at the International conference of Japanese Graduates Alumni association of Sri Lanka

“International conference of Japanese Graduates Alumni association of Sri Lanka (IC-JAGAAS) “ is a multidisciplinary conference focusing on Japans’ Iconic role in human resource development, sponsored by the Japan Foundation and supported by the Embassy of Japan in Sri Lanka. Title of the conference: Knowledge Hub in the Global Village-Japan: Iconic leader in Human Resource Development Date: February 19th (Fri.) , 20th(Sat.) 2016  * President Kase’s keynote speech will be held on the 19th Venue: Center for Banking Studies, Rajagiriya, Colombo, Sri Lanka For information:  http://www.jagaas.com/

Japan Business Model Competition 2015 in Niigata was held

On Sunday, December 6, the Japan Business Model Competition 2015 in Niigata was held at MLIC 3F Hall. This event was conducted by ICLOVE (International Collaboration for Local Organizations in Venture and Entrepreneurship) in collaboration with GSIM faculty members. Six IUJ student teams and two NUT(Nagaoka University of Technology) student teams participated, and there were 5 Judges, Mr. Soo, an Angel investor, Mr. Hiramatsu, CEO of Kozocom, Inc., Mr. Matsubara, Professor at Niigata University, Mr. Maruyama, Professor at Graduate Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies, and Mr. Rajasekera, Vice President of IUJ. The event opened with welcoming remarks from President Kase. Each participant had a 10 minute presentation of the business plan and […]

IUJ Culti-fiesta 2015

IUJ Culti-fiesta was held on Saturday, November 28 at the IUJ Gymnasium Hall. Culti-fiesta is a cultural program hosted by GSO-EC (The Graduate Student Organization Executive Committee) to promote camaraderie among IUJ students. There were performances from different group of countries where students can join in and learn more about other peoples’ cultures. Below is the list of performances. 1. Music Club, 2. Laos, 3. Kazakhstan, 4. Central Asia, 5. Sri Lanka, 6. Mongolia, 7. Indonesia,8. Philippines, 9. Afghanistan, 10. India, 11. Africa12. Hakkaisan, 13. Vietnam, 14. Myanmar, 15. Cambodia, 16. Japan We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to GSO and all the students who participated in this […]

The first “Studium Genarale” seminar was held

The very first “Studium Genarale” seminar was successfully held in classroom 202 on November 25. Studium Generale is a series of talks organized by International University of Japan (IUJ) involving its faculty, students and other like-minded people with a view to provide an academic forum for interacting and exchanging views on research and teaching relating to broad mission and vision of IUJ. Studium Generale through uniquely diverse community at IUJ comprising of faculty, students and staff from around the world could bring rich knowledge, experience, and oriental wisdom leading to human wellbeing. There were around 25 students attended from both GSIM and GSIR at the first seminar. The audience actively asked questions after the […]

IUJ’s Entrepreneurial Club project awarded financing

LOGITRIPS SELECTED TO RECEIVE FUNDING FROM INVESTMENT FIRM International University of Japan (IUJ) is pleased to announce that Logitrips, a start-up incubated out of its Entrepreneurial Club initiatives, was selected to receive investment from Mission 500, a private investment firm based in Tokyo, Japan and this sets a precedence and opens up possibilities for future entrepreneurs being trained at IUJ. Logitrips was founded at dormitory of IUJ dormitory by two second-year MBA Students: Jati Andrianto from Indonesia, and Tamir Tsogbayar, from Mongolia.  Logitrips – The logistic of trips, is a feature-differentiated limousines services dedicated to both corporate and private clients in the popular tourism destinations across the Asia-Pacific region.  Bali […]

Application for 2016 PhD admissions is now available

We are pleased to inform you that the application for 2016 PhD admissions is now available through IUJ’s website: https://www.iuj.ac.jp/admis/ 2016 PhD Admissions Guidelines and Scholarship Guidelines are also available at the same site. We would like to advise you to read the Admissions Guidelines carefully to understand the application process and the required application items. Applicants for PhD programs cannot apply through the online application system. If you have any questions, please contact us at the address below. <Contact> Admissions Graduate School of International Relations (GSIR) E-mail: admgsir@iuj.ac.jp

“The 5th CHO Forum” was held

On Wednesday, October 21, 2015, the “The 5th CHO (Chief Human Resource Officer) Forum” was held at the IUJ campus. The event received 40 human resource managers from 34 top-tier corporations as respected guests. This Forum aimed to promote the globalization of human resources, as well as to exchange views, ideas and concerns among company guests from different industries. The Forum opened with welcoming remarks by President Kimio Kase. He emphasized that “IUJ was listed again as one of the world’s top 100 business schools in the Economist’s 2015 ranking. IUJ is the only school from Japan to be included and ranked 6th among all schools in Asia”. After his […]