Vietnam Japan University Master’s Course Project

  • SDG4 Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
Kensuke Fukushi
Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science
Professor / The University of Tokyo Institutes for Advanced Studies (UTIAS)
Vietnam Japan University (VJU) was launched in September 2016 under the leadership of the Japanese government. Sustainability Science is the underlying philosophy for running VJU. The aims of this program are 1) to strengthen the partnership between VJU and the University of Tokyo, 2) to facilitate integration of arts and scientific subjects in environmental engineering, civil engineering, and area studies programs in VJU, from educational and research points of view, 3) and to provide the high-level master degree course at VJU. Moreover, this program is tasked with heading VJU in Japan in cooperation with the Japanese government.
Research outline
A keynote speech

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Research collaborators

- Hironori Kato, Professor, Civil Engineering, the University of Tokyo
- Junichi Iwatsuki, Associate Professor, The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo


  • Kensuke Fukushi
  • Email: fukushi[at]
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