As of November 13, 2014

Japan education fair 2014 Brazil

JASSO held Japan Education Fair 2014 (Brazil) as described below.

1. Objective

This Fair is designed to provide the Brazilian students and educators with up-to-date and correct information about Japanese higher education and research by participating institutions and organizations, as well as "Science without Borders" program promoted by the Brazilian Government, in order to help the students select an appropriate schools and achieve their academic pursuits, thereby promoting study in Japan.

2. Venue, Dates and Number of Participants

(1) São Paulo (Campinas):
University of Campinas
(R. Albert Sabin s/n, Auditório no 5 da FCM , Cidade Universitaria, Cep:13083-894 Campinas-SP,Brazil)
September 10 (Wed.), 2014 13:00-17:00
Number of Participants: about 120

(2) Curitiba (Paraná) :
The Federal University of Paraná, Campus Professional Education and Technology (SEPT)
(R. Alcides Vieira Arcoverde, 1225 – JD. das Américas, Cep:81520-260 Curitiba-PR,Brazil)
September 12 (Fri.), 2014 10:00-19:00
Number of Participants: about 500

Total number of Participants: about 620

2014 Japan Education Fair Sao Paulo

2014 Japan Education Fair Curitiba

3. Audience

High school and university students wishing to study in Japan, and educational administrators

4. Organizers and Supporter

(1) Organizer:
Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)
(2) Co-Organizers:
Embassy of Japan in Brazil
Consulate-General of Japan in São Paulo
Consulate-General of Japan in Curitiba
University of Campinas (UNICAMP)
The Federal University of Paraná (UFPR)
(3) Cooperations:
Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES)
State Secretariat of Science, Technology and Higher Educatuion-Paraná (SETI-PR)
Associação Paranaense de Ex-Bolsistas Brasil-Japão (APAEX)

5. Program

(1) Orientation on study in Japan
(2) Orientation on MEXT scholarship
(3) Presentation on "Science without Borders" Scholarship (in Curitiba only)
(4) Presentation by participaing school
(5) Presentation on experience of study in Japan by Alumni Students (in Curitiba only)
(6) Individual consultation
(7) Brazil-Japan University conference (in Curitiba only)

6. Participating Institutions

National Universities 4 Private University 1
Hokkaido University Shibaura Institute of Technolgy
Yokohama National University
Shinshu University
Osaka University