Entries by Public Relations

Two students were on the list of winning teams at the X-Culture project 2022

X-culture, which is a virtual teamwork, has announced their finalists. In this project, students from different universities across the world work together on a real business problem, and after researching and analyzing the business, the team suggests alternative options for solving the problem. This year, more than 6,000 students took part in this global competition from 53 countries. Gergely Kaszas and Tirman Miles Fielder Robert from the International University of Japan (IUJ), who worked under the supervision of Professor Yingying Zhang Zhang, are on the list of winning teams. Professor Zhang Zhang stated that “IUJ students have also participated in other years and achieved excellent results. Most students have gained global business experience, with a real life company challenge to […]

The 1st JERA Award Ceremony (JERA Asia Scholarship)

The 1st JERA Award Ceremony (JERA Asia Scholarship) was held at the JERA Main Office in Tokyo on June 27, Monday and the 5 scholars receiving this generous scholarship were invited. Each scholar was given a scholarship certificate by Mr. Akihiko Taniguchi, who is our respected alumni (Class of 1995) and currently a Senior Supervisor in the General Affairs office at JERA. The scholars also had a great opportunity to go see the inside of Kawasaki Thermal Power Station, a state-of-the-art LNG-fired plant that offers world-class performance, and gained a lot of knowledge of the advanced technologies used there. IUJ thanks JERA for its deep engagement with IUJ for scholarships […]

IUJ held its 2022 Graduation Ceremony

On Saturday June 25th, the graduation ceremony of class 2022 was held in Minamiuonuma City Hall. This year, 93 master’s students and 1 Ph.D. student from the Graduate School of International Relations and 47 master’s students from the Graduate School of International Management joined together to celebrate the culmination of their academic achievements alongside respective representatives from embassies, families, friends and IUJ faculty and staff. Introductory remarks from IUJ President Hiroyuki Itami President Hiroyuki Itami congratulated all students for completing their academic programs at IUJ. He mentioned that the graduation was not a special day only for celebrating the end of an academic journey, but also because we can celebrate the end of […]

Successful International Symposium on the Cultural Value of the Sado Island Gold Mines held at IUJ

On June 17, 2022, an international symposium on the cultural value of the Sado Island gold mines was held on the IUJ campus, hosted by the Cabinet Office and the Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan. Japan has proposed that the Sado Island gold mines be granted UNESCO World Heritage property status. This symposium welcomed three expert panelists who are familiar with the history and culture of Sado Island in Niigata Prefecture and the world heritage system, and they discussed the outstanding universal value of the Sado Island Gold Mines as a potential Wold Heritage property, carrying importance for all humankind. The purpose of this symposium was to have […]

IUJ International Festival / Open Day 2022 was held on May 28th

The IUJ International Festival ( Open Day) was held on May 28th, 2022. Students from around 60 countries took part in this festival as performers and participants. This year’s international festival was open to visitors from all over the world, considering COVID-19 precautions.  The program included a “special lecture series” by students. Three teams of students prepared a presentation regarding their home countries’ historical, cultural, and exciting points/spots. Teams from Laos, Vietnam,  Botswana and Uganda presented their exciting information about famous places and situations in their countries to the audience at the IUJ campus. The YouTube video is available here.  In addition, each group of students decorated one of IUJ’s classrooms with […]

International Festival (Open Day) 2022 Coming soon! Saturday, May 28th

IUJ invites you to its annual school festival International Festival (Open Day). Learn about each country, Feast your eyes on a 3-hour stage show displaying some of the 60 cultures on our campus, including Japan. This year, with COVID protocols in place, we are asking our visitors to pre-register to enter campus to help with a smooth check in. ======================================= International Festival 2022 (Open Day) Date: Saturday, May 28th, 2022 Time: 1 PM – 7 PM Part 1: Around the World @IUJ 1 PM – 3 PM Classrooms Lecture Series 1:30 PM – Laos 2:00 PM – Uganda & Botswana 2:30 PM – Vietnam The lecture series will be live streamed […]

Apply Now – 2022 Admissions

The IUJ online application for 2022 admissions is now available through IUJ website. 2022 Admissions Schedule(September Intake) Master’s Degree Programs (GSIR and GSIM)   Application Deadlines Online Interviews Announcement of Admission Results Deadline for Admission Procedures   Domestic Applicants(Residents of Japan regardless of nationality) February 16, 2022 (Wed)Closed February 26, 2022 (Sat) March 15, 2022 (Tue) April 7, 2022 (Thu) March 23, 2022 (Wed)Closed April 1 2022 (Fri) April 21, 2022 (Thu) May 13, 2022 (Fri) May 5, 2022 (Thu) May 13, 2022 (Fri) May 26, 2022 (Thu) June 17, 2022 (Fri) June 8, 2022 (Wed) June 15, 2022 (Wed) June 27, 2022 (Mon) July 22, 2022 (Fri) International Applicants […]