Group Photo

Japanese Tea Ceremony Experience

Networking Party

1. Date and Time

Saturday, June 16, 2018
1:00pm - 5:30pm

2. Venue

Hyogo International House
1-2-8 Wakinohamacho, Chuo-ku, Kobe-shi, Hyogo

3. Organizer

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)

4. Cooperation

MEXT scholars Association(MSA),The Consortium of Universities in Hyogo

5. Participants

MEXT Scholars, university staff

6. Number of Participants


7. Schedule

(1)Booth Consultation (1:00pm-3:00pm 1F Lounge)


Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)
MEXT Scholars Association(MSA)
The Consortium of Universities in Hyogo
Japan Association for Promotion of Internationalization (JAPI)
Immigration Bureau of Japan
Osaka Employment Service Center for Foreigners

Offering of Documents & Materials:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Government of Japan
Agency for Cultural Affairs
The Japan Foundation
Japan Arts Council
Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)
Hyogo Prefectural Police
Japan Library
Disaster Reduction and Human Renovation Institution

(2)Japanese Culture Experience (1:00pm-3:00pm)

  • “Bunraku” Experience by National Bunraku Theatre
  • Japanese Tea Ceremony Experience by Kwansei Gakuin University

(3)Seminars by Senior MEXT Scholars(1:00pm-3:00pm)

  • "Looking for a job as a foreigner in Japan" by Mr. Gustavo Dore, Motify CEO(2F Seminar Room2)
  • "Living My Dream Awake as a MEXT Scholar" and "My Little Experience in Japan"(2F Seminar Room3)

(4)Main Reception (3:00pm-3:45pm/3F Multi-Purpose Hall)

  • Greeding from Mr.Masanori Shinano,Deputy Director-General of the Higher Education Bureau,MEXT
  • Greeting from Mr.Takahito Ohki, Executive Vice President, JASSO
  • Greeting from Mr.Fabian Hia,MSA
  • Introduction of MSA(Mr.Anirban Chakraborty,MSA)
  • Wadaiko(Japanese Drums)Performance(University of Marketing and Distribution Sciences)
  • Group Photo

(5)Networking Party(3:45pm-5:00pm/3F Multi-Purpose Hall)

  • Jigsaw puzzle game by MSA
  • Toast


Reception for MEXT Scholars 2018 in Hyogo, organized by MEXT and JASSO, was held for MEXT Scholars, who recently started studying in Japan, in order to offer the opportunities of getting information for life and study in Japan, Japanese culture experience, networking among colleagues.

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