The G30 Project is to further promote the globalization of Japanese higher education by assisting a selected number of universities (30 universities in the end) through a prioritized allocation of grants of up to JPY400million for the next five years. MEXT(Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) announced the selected 13 universities last July to be centers for globalization of Japanese universities. The universities are expected to build and improve on a system whereby international students may study and engage in research. The 13 universities are as follows.
|National universities (7)||The University of Tokyo, Tohoku University, University of Tsukuba, Kyoto University, Nagoya University, Osaka University, Kyushu University|
|Private universities (6)||Keio University, Waseda University， Meiji University， Sophia University, Ritsumeikan University, Doshisha University|