This program includes interactions with students of Shanghai Jiao Tong University and special activities which enable hands-on experiences of Chinese culture as well as Chinese language studies based on proficiency levels. The objectives of this program is to achieve the followings:
1) Participants deepen their understanding of the culture and society of China
2) Participants foster critical perspective to see China-Japan relations through hands-on experiences
3) Participants began to think about practical actions to take in order to improve China-Japan relations taking in the long-standing grudge regarding their history and territories.
*Shanghai Jiao Tong University: One of the universities with a long history in China and has its strength in the science and engineering fields. However, Shanghai Jiao Tong University has recently been putting its effort into humanities and language studies. The University is located in Shanghai, China and has five campuses.
Sep 9 (Mon) – 20 (Fri), 2019
China / Shanghai
(Number of UTokyo Students Accepted)
Approximately 26 (undergraduate and graduate students)
Program fees of JPY 140,000
JPY 60,000 will be awarded those who are eligible and wish to receive the scholarships.
This program is a part of the “The University of Tokyo Short-Term Summer Study Abroad Programs”. Please see the “The University of Tokyo Short-Term Summer Study Abroad Programs”. The up-to-date version of the application information is available.
Reports of past participants are available in the past students’ reports page. (No reports of this program are available as this program commenced in AY2019.).