Entries by Top Global University Project

IUJ International Students Experienced Rice-Harvesting

On September 18th, 2018, IUJ’s 9 international students participated in rice-harvesting at Niigata Prefectural Kokusai Joho High School (KJ). KJ is the only one high school in Niigata prefecture designated as Super Global High School (SGH). SGH is one of the national undertakings by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) to attempt developing global leaders who can work internationally in the near future. This rice-harvesting aimed learning rice farming which is the basic industry in Uonuma area. The 9 international students are from Nepal, Myanmar, Mongol, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and Mauritania. Some students are familiar with rice-harvesting, others experienced it for the first time in this event. Communicating […]

Japanese Textbooks Published by Center for Language Education and Research, IUJ

日本語  “Business Practice in Situations – Manners at Work”   “Business Practice in Situations-Manners at Work” is for people who aspire to work, or are already working, in relation to Japan, to learn manners and rules in Japanese business contexts. There are three compatible languages versions of this text book-Japanese, English and Vietnamese.     “Elementary Japanese for IT Engineers〈1〉”   “Elementary Japanese for IT Engineers〈1〉” is for IT Engineers at elementary Japanese level. This textbook aims to enable learners to acquire specialized vocabularies about situations which IT engineers often face.   You can see the contents of Theme 1 below. Business Practice (Japanese) Business Practice (English) Business Practice (Vietnamese) […]

English Presentation Training Program for Yokohama Municipal Minami High School was Held

On July 14th, 2018, IUJ welcomed 20 students of Yokohama Municipal Minami High School (Minami High School) to give English training program which attempted enhancing their presentation skill.   Minami High School, which designated as Super Global High School (SGH), aims at “developing next generation business leaders from international city, Yokohama.” Under this initiative, based on “time of integrated study”, they attempts to research and develop next generation leaders who can conceive ideas which would solve social challenges mainly in south-east Asia area, and who can carry out those ideas by creating a sustainable social business.   In this English training program, all the language was English including presentations about […]

IUJ International Students Experienced Rice-Planting 2018

Rice-planting season has come in Uonuma-area! On May 15th 2018, 9 international students of IUJ participated in rice- planting at Niigata Prefectural Kokusai Joho High School (KJ).   KJ is the only one high school in Niigata Prefecture designated as Super Global High School (SGH), which is one of national undertakings by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) to attempt human resource development of global leaders who can work internationally in the near future, aims at developing human resource who will be able to deal with problems not only within Uonuma but aslo in related area outside Japan as spreading an appeal of Uonuma. The rice-planting on […]

IUJ Student was Selected for “100 Most Inspiring MBA Students” of MBA World Summit 2018

IUJ student was selected for “100 most inspiring MBA world summit” and invited to MBA World Summit 2018 which was held in Cape Town in South Africa. She is belonging to Graduate School of International Management of IUJ through ABE initiative program (Master’s Degree and Internship Program of African Business Education Initiative for Youth) of JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency). The MBA World Summit is about shaping a Global Leadership Community. Since its inauguration in 2014, it has prided itself as the pinnacle international gathering for the global MBA community. Year by year, 100 of the most exceptional and rigorously selected MBA talents from the top business schools worldwide (out of […]

Hanoi-Niigata Information Exchange Meeting was Held in Hanoi

In January 22nd and 23rd 2018, the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), the Nagaoka University of Technology (NUT), and the International University of Japan (IUJ) held “Hanoi-Niigata Information Exchange Meeting” in Hanoi. It was planned and held based on the agreement which JETRO, NUT and IUJ concluded in May 2016 related to the promotion of comprehensive collaboration and partnerships. The goals of this agreement are to achieve mutual cooperation in fields such as culture, industry, education, and academic studies, to promote international development from perspectives including academic research, human resources education, and industry-academia collaboration, and to contribute to the growth of Japan as well as of Niigata and the development […]

English Training Program for Yokohama Minami High School was Held

English Training Program for Yokohama Municipal Minami High School designated as Super Global High School (SGH) was held on November 4th and 5th on campus. This training program was conducted in all English with an emphasis on “output” in English. On the first day, Professor Mohammed K. Ahmed, specially appointed professor of Graduate School of International Management gave a lecture of Cross Cultural Communication. Our International students from 15 countries/regions also participated in the session as a facilitator. During the lecture, they discussed and gave a presentation about “What are the reasons that make the viewpoint and thinking different depending on culture?” compared Japanese cultures, customs, and ways of thinking […]

IUJ Graduate Students participated in Mid-Presentation for Uonuma Studies held at Kokusai Joho high School (KJ)

Mid-Presentation for Uonuma studies was held at Kokusai Joho Senior High School (KJ) which is only one high school in Niigata Prefecture designated as Super Global High School (SGH) on November 20th, 2017. From International University of Japan (IUJ), two graduate students participated in the presentation event to advise or guide high school students in their presentations. In this presentation activity, 1st year KJ students made group presentations on topics of concerns, like agriculture, industry, environment, economics etc. IUJ students advised or guided high school students in terms of logic, objectivity and originality. IUJ has been selected for the Top Global University Project by MEXT. It aims to enhance the […]

IUJ Chairman Mr. Shoei Utsuda delivered a keynote lecture

On June 26, 2017, International University of Japan (IUJ) Chairman Mr. Shoei Utsuda delivered a keynote lecture at Niigata Prefectural Kokusai Joho High School (KJ). KJ is only one high school in Niigata prefecture designated as Super Global High School (SGH) by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). This time’s keynote lecture was carried out as a first part of “SGH Activity Report Meeting”. His lecture had a large audience such as KJ’s students, educator and people concerned in Minami Uonuma city. It was titled “What is Global Human Resources” and Mr. Utsuda spoke about element necessary for global human resources or importance of confirmation of identity […]

IUJ International Students Experienced Rice-Planting

May 16th 2017, 10 IUJ international students participated in rice-planting which was held at Kokusai Joho high school (KJ). It was a good opportunity for them to experience Japanese traditional culture as well as to enjoy communication with high school students. KJ is only one high school in Niigata Prefecture designated as Super Global High School (SGH) by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT).  SGH program is a project of MEXT to foster globalized leaders who will be able to play active roles on the international stage through education at high schools that contribute to this mission. KJ aims to foster talent who can disseminate the attraction of […]