ASPIRE League Undergraduate Engineering Design Challenge

Last Updated 2022/05/27


We will hold a 5-day online workshop for undergraduate students from ASPIRE
League member universities (Tokyo Tech, KAIST, Tsinghua University, Nanyang
Technological University, and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology) to
learn the basics of engineering design. We are calling for a wide range of
students who are interested in international exchange and engineering design,
regardless of their affiliation, to participate.
Participants will form mixed teams with students from ASPIRE League
universities and conduct group work and give presentations in English. The
workshop will also include lectures on Japanese perspectives, including an
introduction to "Noh," one of Japan's most popular traditional performing arts.
Tokyo Tech participants can earn 2 credits* by registering for and attending the
*International Engineering Design Experiences (Spring Semester): 2 credits


1.Tokyo Tech 2nd- to 4th-year undergraduate students
2.Currently working on research projects related to the theme
or having an interested in research projects related to the theme

3. Passionate about communicating with other participants from ASPIRE League


Online(Zoom, Slack and miro, etc.)


June 27(Mon)~July 1(Fri), 2022

Call for Application

Number of nominees

10 students



Date of interview

The nomination will be based on document screening. If there are many applicants, online interviews will be held. Details will be informed later.

Application procedure

Fill out and submit the application form, along with a copy of an English test
score and a copy of an email or other documentation in which your academic supervisor or
department chair has approved your application and participation via Box File Request.

*Please include your name in all submitted files.

(e.g., [John TOKO_Application Form_ASPIRE UEDC2022])

box file request

*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. Certification of English language ability (copy of the original document)

Screening procedure

Document review and assignment submission (and/or online interview)


Contact: International Engagement DivisionTokyo Tech ASPIRE Team

Tel: 03-5734-3016


Deadline Extension

June 3 (Fri), 2022 at 17:00

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