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“Study in Japan Fair in Paris 2014” will take place in November 2014

Oct. 01, 2014

Meiji University will host the “Study in Japan Fair in Paris 2014” on Sunday November 16th 2014 at Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Centre Panthéon. Meiji University has had long relationship with France. It was originally founded in 1881 by three young researchers of French laws. Also Meiji had been the chair of Consortium japonais du Collège doctoral franco-japonais that was ended in 2010.

In 2013, Meiji University hold the Study in Japan Fair for the first time in Paris in collaboration with Campus France, a French government agency for promoting student mobility. This year, the fair will be organized again to further promote student and academic exchange between Japan and Frances.

The fair aims to share information such as Japanese higher education system, entrance exams and scholarships with visitors as prospective students. In addition, several seminars for French students will be offered. 16 Japanese universities from Global 30 universities as well as some of member universities of the said Consortium will exhibit in its booth to interact with visitors while 5 universities will join the fair by providing their brochures.

<Study in Japan Fair in Paris 2014>
Date: Sunday, November 16th, 13:00-18:00
Venue: Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, 131 rue Saint-Jacques, 75005 Paris

<Seminar schedule>
13:30 - 14:15: WHY CHOOSE JAPAN?
16:30 - 17:15: WORKING IN JAPAN

<Universities to set up booths>
Keio University, Kyoto University, Nagoya University, Sophia University, The University of Tokyo, Waseda University, Osaka University, Ritsumeikan University, Hokkaido University, Kobe University, Chuo University, Rikkyo University, International University of Japan, Gakushuin University, Yamanashi Gakuin University, Meiji University

<Universities to provide brochures>
Doshisha University, Nihon University Kyushu University, Tohoku University, Tokyo Institute of Technology

<Other Institutions>
Ambassade du Japon en France, Maison de la culture du Japon à Paris, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Strasbourg Office

Visit the following website for details and registration.