Seasonal Programs

Last updated: April 20, 2018

Programs

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IDEA League

IDEA League Summer School -Online Courses-
Outline

Due to the world-wide restrictions concerning Covid-19 and in order to protect the participants and lectures, these Summer Schools are offered in an online format this year. Tokyo Tech students are invited to participate in Summer Schools organized by IDEA League. These Summer Schools are conducted for students of the IDEA League member universities, and the ASPIRE League, in which Tokyo Tech is a member university, is annually invited to send its students as part of ongoing collaboration between the two Leagues.

Format
Online Course
Eligibility
Graduate students at Tokyo Tech
(For the Summer School organized by Chalmers University, only PhD students are eligible.)
Venue
Ⅰ. Politechnico di Milano Summer School
Ⅱ. TU Delft/ Politechnico di Milano / ETH Zurich Summer School
Ⅲ. RWTH Aachen Summer School
Ⅳ. Chalmers University of Technology Summer School
Dates
3 to 10 days in July and September, 2020
Fees

Free! There are no registration or participation fees.

Numbers of Nominees
One student for each summer school
Deadline
Ⅰ. : Friday, June 12, 2020 at 17:00 Application closed
Ⅱ.Ⅲ.Ⅳ. : Friday, July 17, 2020 at 17:00
Call for Application

Call for ApplicationPDF
1.Application Form.xlsxExcel
A copy of an email that shows your academic supervisor’s agreement is acceptable. (You do not need to obtain the supervisor’s signature or seal on the form.)
2. Official Transcripts (for all universities attended and including your current program, including your current program*
*The copy of your GRADES LIST from Tokyo Tech Web System is acceptable.
3. Certification of English language ability (copy of the original document)
**Certification is not required of IGP students

Notes

1) Nominations will be based on document screening. However, if there are multiple applicants for the same Summer School(s), online interviews will be held in the third week of June for I. and in the third week of July for Ⅱ. Ⅲ. Ⅳ. Please note that after the nomination from Tokyo Tech, the final selection will be made by the host university.
2) The individual course schedules will be determined once all participants have been selected.

Contact

International Cooperation Division
Tel: 03-5734-3016
Email:aspiretokyotech@jim.titech.ac.jp
※Send with the subject heading“IDEA League Online Summer School.

IDEA League Doctoral School-Ethics of Science and Technology- [Apply Now!]
Outlines

The IDEA League*1 has invited nominations from ASPIRE League*2 member universities, including Tokyo Tech, for participants for the Doctoral School on Ethics of Science and Technology. Focused on developing critical awareness about the values that are embedded in science and technology throughout the lifecycle – from design to development, and management, control, production, adoption and use – the Doctoral School is organized around 3 main themes: responsibility, values and governance.
*1 A consortium of leading European universities of science and technology and is comprised of RWTH Aachen University in Germany, Delft University of Technology in The Netherlands, ETH Zurich in Switzerland, Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden, and University Politecnico di Milano in Italy.
*2 A consortium established in 2009 consisting of 5 world-leading technical universities in Asia: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, KAIST, Nanyang Technological University, Tsinghua University, and Tokyo Institute of Technology.

Eligibility
Tokyo Tech PhD students
Host University
Module 1(Responsibility): RWTH Aachen
Module 2(Values): Delft University of Technology (TU Delft)
Module 3(Governance): University Politecnico di Milano
Dates
Module 1(Responsibility): 22 April 2021- 25 April 2021
Module 2(Values): 26 May 2021- 29 May 2021
Module 3(Governance): 23 June 2021- 26 June 2021
Fees

There are no registration or participation fees.

Number of nominees
One student from Tokyo Tech
Deadline
Friday, March 12, 2021 at 17:00
Call for Application

Call for ApplicationPDF
1.Application FormExcel
*Please include a copy of an email that shows your academic supervisor’s agreement.
(You do not need to obtain the supervisor’s signature or seal on the form.)
2. Official Transcripts s (from both your master’s and doctoral programs)
*The copy of your GRADES LIST from Tokyo Tech Web System is acceptable.
3. Certification of English language ability (copy of the original document)
*This certification is not required of IGP students.

Note

Submission: Send the application documents to International Cooperation Division (aspiretokyotech@jim.titech.ac.jp) in a password-protected file, and then send the password in a separate email.
Selection: The nomination will be based on document screening. If there are multiple applicants, online interviews will be held.

Contact

International Cooperation Division(South Building 6 3F 301B
Mailbox:S6-6
Tel: 03-5734-3016
Email: aspiretokyotech@jim.titech.ac.jp
※Please include “IDEA League Doctoral School” in the email subject line.

Partner Universities Summer Program

ETH Zurich Student Summer Research Fellowship in Computer Science
Outline

The Computer Science Department at ETH Zurich offers a fellowship program that allows master’s and 4th year undergraduate students to obtain research experience at ETH Zurich, a Tokyo Tech partner university, during the summer months. Fellows will pursue a research project that aligns with a chosen area of their interest as part of a research group in the Computer Science Department. (Please refer the program’s web page for information about the seven research groups.)

Eligibility
4th year undergraduate students and graduate students in master’s courses
Venue
ETH Zurich (Computer Science Department), the Switzerland
Dates
10-12 weeks in summer 2017 (June to August)
Fees

1. A monthly stipend of CHF 1,750 to cover housing and living expenses will be provided by ETH Zurich. Travel and visa expenses will be covered. Students can claim the travel costs against receipts at the beginning of the program.
2. ETH Zurich will provide those accepted to the program with information regarding visa applications (where required) as well as assistance with finding affordable accommodation during the summer research stay.

Number of Participants
Deadline
January 31, 2017 at noon (Central European Time)
Call for Application

1. After consulting with your academic advisor, submit your online application directly to ETH Zurich.Please refer ETH Websiteouter
2. After the application is completed, notify the International Cooperation Division (aspiretokyotech@jim.titech.ac.jp) by email that you applied.

Notes

Contact

aburcul@inf.ethz.ch For details about the program, contact ETH Zurich directly and carbon-copy the International Cooperation Division (aspiretokyotech@jim.titech.ac.jp) in your inquiry.