Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Tokyo, Japan
- Program Terms: Summer Quarter
- Homepage: Click to visit
- Restrictions: UW applicants only
|Eligibility||Junior standing or above by time of departure; min. 3.0 GPA|
|Language||English; no Japanese language experience required|
|Adviser||Mike Engh, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|General||This summer program offers you a 10-week research program to pursue individual research projects under Tokyo Tech's faculty supervision. All participants will have opportunities to learn about Japanese culture while experiencing life in one of the most exciting and technologically-advanced cities in the world.|
| Program Description
Where You Will Study
Expenses, Financial Aid, & Scholarships
Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) offers a 10-week research-oriented program for undergraduate and graduate students to pursue individual research projects under Tokyo Tech's faculty supervision. All participants will have opportunities to learn about Japanese culture while experiencing life in one of the most exciting and technologically advanced cities in the world.
The program dates for the 2018 program will be confirmed in late 2017. The program start date may overlap with the end of UW's Spring Quarter. In that case, you will need to coordinate with the instructors of your spring quarter courses to complete your course requirements before you depart for this summer program.
You can search the participating research labs and learn more about the research opportunities in this program on the Tokyo Tech website.
Tokyo Tech is the top national university for science and technology in Japan with a history spanning more than 130 years. Of the approximately 10,000 students at the university's three campuses, half are in their bachelor's degree program while the other half are in graduate programs. International students number 1,200. There are 1,200 faculty and 600 administrative and technical staff members.
To apply for this exchange, click the "Apply Now" button and follow the prompts to create an application. After you create your application, click on each of the links on your study abroad application homepage and complete the remaining application requirements: questionnaires, material submissions, and electronic signature documents.
This study abroad program also requires completion of a secondary application specific to Tokyo Tech. Additional information and instructions for the secondary application will be sent by email after the UW application is submitted.
See Applications and Recommendations for additional information about the application process and tips for recommendations.
See Withdrawal for UW program withdrawal policies.