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IUJ Olympic was held

IUJ Olympics was held on May 30 – June 6. This is an annual event organized by GSO (Graduate School Organization). In total, 8 teams consisting of students, faculty and staff members played various games, such as Tennis, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Badminton, Billiards, Soccer, Basketball and Dodgeball. After close games, “Genki falcon” team won the overall victory this year. The students who participated in the IUJ Olympics had a good relationship each other through the week while their busy study schedule.               

IUJ ULIS have signed a MoU

The International University of Japan (IUJ) and University of languages and International Studies- Vietnam National University, Hanoi (ULIS) signed MoU on June 6th, 2015. President Nguyen Hoa and , Vice President Ngo Minh Thuy and 2 staff of ULIS visited IUJ, where the signing ceremony was held.   The president of ULIS, Ngyen Hoa, said “This MoU will be a really significant step towards fostering professor and student exchange . We have cooperated with The Center for Language Education and Research, at IUJ. We’re going to promote Japanese language education based on this MoU.” The president of IUJ, Shinichi kitaoka stated “We agreed the first overseas office will be established at ULIS. […]

Change in IUJ Leadership

Mr. Shoei Utsuda, Former Chairman of the Board of Directors at Mitsui & Co. Ltd., assumes the position of IUJ Chairman as of June 1, 2015. He succeeds Mr. Yotaro Kobayashi, who has served as Chairman of the University since May 2003. Mr. Shoei Utsuda served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mitsui & Co. Ltd. from October 1, 2002 to April 2009. He was the Chairman of Mitsui & Co. Ltd. since April 1, 2009 until April 2015. He also served as the Vice Chairman of the Japan Business Federation “Nippon Keidanren” from 2007 to 2011,Counselor to the Policy Board of the Bank of Japan from 2007 […]

“Roundtable on Building Education and Research Capacity in Africa”

Poster Exhibition and Session Participation in “Roundtable on Building Education and Research Capacity in Africa” In accordance with the 4th Global Research Council (GRC) annual meeting, a roundtable discussion on “Roundtable on Building Education and Research Capacity in Africa” was held in collaboration with JSPS and NRF. We participated in the poster session aimed at networking toward the strategic development in Africa which is one of IUJ’s SGU activities. In the poster session, we presented our general school information, achievements in hosting students from Africa in the past (ranked at #1 in terms of the number of successful applicants in the 1st batch of ABE Initiative and broadening alumni network), […]