'Study-in-Japan Global Network Project'

Since 2014, Hokkaido University has been commissioned by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (Japan) to implement ‘Study-in-Japan Global Network Project' (Former 'Coordinator for Study-in-Japan project'). This project is to dispatch Study-in-Japan Coordinators to promote study in Japan based on an All-Japan approach and to develop further activities through Hokkaido University Africa Lusaka Office in collaboration with national agencies in sub-Saharan African Activities. 

 

Currently, three study abroad coordinators are on duty under this project at Hokkaido University Africa Lusaka Office.

 

※Kindly refer to the website "Study in Japan for Africa". And information on 'Study-in-Japan' is also available here.

※日本語での留学コーディネーター配置事業(サブサハラ・アフリカ)の説明はこちらへ

 

Achievements and Activities

Study in Japan Fair on Facebook group
Study in Japan Fair on Facebook group

2020

September-October

  Study in Japan Online Fair in Ethiopia 2020

Successfully held.

Japanese universities participating in the fair: 41 universities

Participants: 747 people

*This fair used Facebook (FB) group as the platform where all participants watch the short guidance videos and PR videos, and visit Q&A booth. Registers were provided information by email every week during the fair.

 

   Study in Japan Online Fair in Madagascar 2020

Successfully held.

Japanese universities participating in the fair: 37 universities

Participants: 760 people

*This fair used Facebook (FB) group as the platform where all participants watch the short guidance videos and PR videos, and visit Q&A booth. Registers were provided information by email every week during the fair.

 

September

  Study in Japan Online Fair in South Africa 2020

Successfully held.

Japanese universities participating in the fair: 43 universities

Participants: 635 people

*This fair used Facebook (FB) group as the platform where all participants join the seminars, watch PR videos and visit Q&A booth so on.

 

August

  Study in Japan Online Fair in Mauritius 2020

Successfully held.

Japanese universities participating in the fair: 35 universities

Participants:  87 people

*This fair used Facebook (FB) group as the platform where all participants join the seminars, watch PR videos and visit Q&A booth so on.

 

May-July

  Etudier au Japon (Study-in-Japan promotion activity) in Cote d'lvoire (ONLINE)

Participants: 596 people

 

Study in Japan Fair 2019 in Accra, Ghana
Study in Japan Fair 2019 in Accra, Ghana

2019

December

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at the 5th Uganda-Japan Festival, Uganda

Participants: 80 people (for our booth)

November

  Study in Japan Fair 2019, Accra, Ghana

Exhibitors: 7 Japanese universities

Reference providers: 22 Japanese universities

Participants: 242 people

Booth at 2019 UNAM Career Fair, Namibia
Booth at 2019 UNAM Career Fair, Namibia

September

  Study in Japan Fair 2019, Nairobi, Kenya

Exhibitors: 9 Japanese universities

Reference providers: 22 Japanese universities

Participants: 240 people

August

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at 14th Botswana Consumer Fair, Gaborone, Botswana

Number of participants: 183 people

July

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at the 2019 UNAM (University of Namibia) Career Fair & Employment Expo, Namibia

Participants: 370 students from high school and universities (inc. teachers and lecturers) (for our booth)

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at Lusaka Province Career Exhibition at Evelyn Hone College, Zambia 

Participants: 470 students from high school and universities (inc. teachers and lecturers)  

Seminar at Horizon School, Zambia
Seminar at Horizon School, Zambia

 June

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at University of Zambia, Zambia

Participants: 91 people

May

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at David Kaunda National Technical High School, Zambia

Participants: 155 students

   Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Horizon School, Zambia

Participants: 50 students

  Study in Japan Fair 2019, Pretoria, South Africa

Exhibitors: 12 Japanese universities

Reference providers: 20 Japanese universities & 3 institutions

Participants: 330 people 

Seminar at Shakespeare College, Zambia
Seminar at Shakespeare College, Zambia

February

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Lusaka International Community School, Zambia

Participants: 27 students

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Shakespeare College, Zambia

Participants: 60 students

  Uganda-Japan Student Exchange Fair 2019, Uganda

Exhibitors: 4 Japanese universities & 5 institutions

Reference providers: 25 Japanese universities

Participants: around 170 people for Seminar and Exhibition

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Trinity College Nabbingo, Uganda

Participants: 130 students, Participant Japanese Universities and institutions: 6

Seminar at Trinity College Nabbingo, Uganda
Seminar at Trinity College Nabbingo, Uganda

2018

December

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at Japan Festival in Mekelle University, Ethiopia

Participants: 170 students

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at "Benkyo-kai" in Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

Participants: 27 students and people

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at Sandford  JAPAN DAY 2018, Zambia 

Participants: 50 students (for our booth)

November

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at the Copperbelt University, Zambia

Participants: 210 students and staff

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Lechwe International School, Zambia

Participants: 19 students

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at JAPAN DAY 2018, Zambia

Participants: 170 people (for our booth)

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Rusinga Schools, Kenya

Participants: 33 students

Booth at Uganda Japan Festival, Uganda
Booth at Uganda Japan Festival, Uganda

October

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at the 4th Uganda-Japan Festival, Uganda

Participants: 100 people (for our booth)

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Trinity College Nabbingo, Uganda

Participants: around 80 students

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Baobab College, Zambia

Participants: 44 students

September

  South Africa-Japan Academic and Student Exchange Fair 2018, South Africa

Exhibitors: 9 Japanese universities & 3 institutions

Reference providers: 19 Japanese universities & 1 institution

Participants: around 140 people for Seminar and Exhibition, 66 people for Joint Workshop

August

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at 92nd Agricultural and Commercial Show, Zambia

Participants: 140 people (for our booth)

July

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at the UNAM (University of Namibia) 2018 Career Fair & Employment Expo, Namibia

Participants: 250 students (for our booth)

  2nd Round International Education Expo "Back to School Ethiopia 2018" at Exhibition Center, Ethiopia

Participants: 330 people (for our booth), 35 people (for our seminar) 

Seminar at UNZA, Zambia
Seminar at UNZA, Zambia

 May

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at Education Fair 2018 at New Government Complex, Zambia 

Participants: 150 students from high school and universities (inc. teachers and lecturers) 

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at UNZA (the University of Zambia) 2018, Zambia

Participants: 110 students

February

  Rwanda-Japan Academic and Student Exchange Fair -2018 at the University of Rwanda

Exhibitors: 11 Japanese universities & institutions

Reference providers: 19 Japanese universities & institution

Participants: 1000 students 

Seminar at Sandford International School at Ethiopia
Seminar at Sandford International School at Ethiopia

2017

November

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Baobab College, Zambia

Participants: 30 students

October

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Lusaka International Community School (LICS), Zambia

Participants: 30 students

September

  Ethio-Japan Academic and Student Exchange Fair 2017 at Ras Mekonnen Hall, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

Exhibitors: 9 Japanese universities & institutions

Reference providers: 20 Japanese universities

Participants: around 400 people (inc. participants of the Joint Workshop)

  Study in Japan Educational Seminar at Sandford International School, Ethiopia

Participants: 44 students

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at 

the 9th International Toxicology Symposium in Africa, Nigeria

Number of participants: 60 people

Booth at Agricultural & Commercial Show, Zambia
Booth at Agricultural & Commercial Show, Zambia

August

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at Botswana Consumer Fair 2017, Botswana

 Number of participants: 250 people

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at 91st Agricultural and Commercial Show, Zambia

Participants: 130 people

July

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at the UNAM (University of Namibia) Career Expo 2017, Namibia

Participants: 160 students (for our booth), 20 students (for our seminar)

May

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Chengelo School, Zambia

Participants: 50 students

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Hillcrest National Technical High School, Zambia

Participants: 200 students

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at David Kaunda National Technical High School, Zambia

Participants: 150 students

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at Education Fair 2017 at New Government Complex, Zambia

Participants: 100 students from high school and universities (inc. teachers and lecturers) 

Seminar at UNZA, Zambia
Seminar at UNZA, Zambia

April

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at UNZA(the University of Zambia) 2017, Zambia

Participants: 200 students

February

  Ghana and Japan Student Exchange -2017 Fair at Great Hall, University of Ghana, Ghana

Exhibitors: 11 Japanese universities & institutions

Reference providers: 21 Japanese universities

Participants: 470 students (inc. participants of the Joint Workshop)

  Study in Japan Educational Seminar 2017 at Prebysterian Boy's Senior High School, Ghana 

Participants: 130 students

Seminar at High School, Zambia
Seminar at High School, Zambia

2016

November

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at Baobab College, Zambia

Participants: 24 students

October

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at David Kaunda Technical High School, Zambia

Participants: 100 students

  Study-in-Japan Fair 2016 at University of Nairobi, Kenya

Exhibitors: 12 Japanese universities & institutions

Reference providers: 16 Japanese universities, 1 institution

Participants: 500 students

August

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at Botswana Consumer Fair 2016, Botswana

 Number of participants: 90 people (inc. university students)

July

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at University of Namibia (UNAM) Career Expo 2016, Namibia

Participants: 320 students from high schools and University of Namibia 

Booth at Education Fair, Zambia
Booth at Education Fair, Zambia

May

  Promotion of Study-in-Japan at Education Fair at New Government Complex, Zambia

Participants: 100 students from high schools

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at David Kaunda Technical High School, Zambia

Participants: 100 students

  Study-in-Japan Educational Seminar at University of Zambia, Zambia

Participants: 100 students

February

Study-in-Japan Seminar at University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Exhibitors: 4 Japanese universities, 1 institution

Reference providers: 9 Japanese universities

Participants: 350 people

 

2015

October

Study-in-Japan Advising Fair at Embassy of Japan in Kenya

Participants: 100 people

September

Study-in-Japan Career Fair at University of Pretoria, South Africa

Exhibitors: 8 Japanese universities

Reference providers: 11 Japanese universities

Participants: 300 people

March

  Study-in-Japan Fair at University of Zambia, Zambia

Participants: 240 people

Reference

  • The Poster for TICADⅥ(Aug., 2016) Presentation 
  • The Article on this project (Currently only in Japanese)

 "Joining of the Futures of "The World's Last Frontier" and Japan: Study Abroad Coordinator Program in Sub-Sahara Africa"

(Japan Student Service Organization 【JASSO】 Web Magazine '留学交流’ Vol.52, July, 2015)

「『世界最後のフロンティア』と日本の未来をつなぐ―サブサハラ・アフリカ地域における留学コーディネーター配置事業」 

 

  • The Articles on Study-in-Japan fairs we have organized so far (Currently only in Japanese)

“Study-in-Japan Coordinator Project was started in Zambia” (in 2014)

「ザンビアで留学コーディネーター配置事業を開始」

 

“‘Study-in-Japan Career Fair’ was held at Pretoria, South Africa” (in 2015)

「南アフリカ共和国プレトリアで『日本留学フェア2015』を開催」

 

“‘Study-in-Japan Seminar 2016’ was held at Dar es Salaam, Tanzania” 

「タンザニア連合共和国ダルエスサラーム大学で『日本留学フェア』を開催」 

 

“‘Study-in-Japan Seminar’ was held at the University of Nairobi, Kenya” (in 2016)

「ケニア共和国ナイロビ大学で『日本留学フェア』を開催」

 

“‘Study-in-Japan Seminar’ was held at the University of Ghana” (in 2017)

「ガーナ大学で『日本留学フェア』を開催」