APRU-AEARU Multi-Hazards Summer School 2019


Published: April 10, 2019

The 7th APRU Multi-Hazards Summer School will be held in Japan July 22 to 25 at Tohoku University in collaboration with academic consortium AEARU. Participants will understand the mechanism of international disaster risk reduction (DRR) strategy, learn from the experience and recovery process of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami, learn from various DRR projects implemented in the Tohoku region and overseas, and discuss the roles of science, technology. A Sipened to cover some expenses may be provided by Tokyo Tech.

Please refer to “Call for Applications” for details.
Tokyo Tech undergraduate and graduate students
Program dates
Monday, July 22 –
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Deadline for application
Friday, May 10, 2019 at 17:00
Call for applications
Inquiries and application submission
There is no participation fee, and accommodation in Sendai will be provided for Tokyo Tech’s nominees. However, participants will be responsible for their own transportation to/from Sendai and other personal expenses. A stipend to cover some expenses may be provided by Tokyo Tech.

Established in 1996, the Association of East Asian Research Universities (AEARU) is a consortium that promotes exchange and cooperation activities between member universities. A total of 18 leading universities in China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan comprise AEARU.

【AEARU Member Universities】
China:Fudan University, Tsinghua University-Beijing, University of Science and Technology of China, Peking University, Nanjing University, and The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Korea:Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul National University, Pohang University of Science and Technology, and Yonsei University
Taiwan:National Taiwan University and Tsinghua University-Hsinchu
Japan:The University of Tokyo, University of Tsukuba, Osaka University, Kyoto University, Tohoku University, and Tokyo Institute of Technology


International Cooperation Division, International Affairs Department

Email : kokuren.aearu@jim.titech.ac.jp
Tel : 03-5734-3016