FOSTERING EXPERTS BRIDGING ASEAN AND JAPAN
This project of Kyushu University - Faculty of Law, aims to foster experts bridging ASEAN and Japan who value universal principles whilst understanding local diversities through the development of a legal mind. A comprehensive cooperative program with four leading universities in ASEAN, namely the National University of Singapore, University of Malaya, Chulalongkorn University, and Ateneo de Manila University, including short-term and semester-length exchanges as well as double degree programs. In addidtion, we will establish an alumni association of the project, comprised of Japanese students and ASEAN students, and coordinate with the alumni association of the MEXT Young Leaders Programs (YLP), under which we have been accepting Asian legal professionals since 2002.
SPIRAL MODEL EXCHANGE PROGRAMS
Short-term Exchange --- Gate Way to the SEND Program
This primarily consists of three activities focusing on "Conflict Management", "Cultural Heritage & Cultural Identity", and "Cool Japan Policy", namely 1. A training program (including training of local languages and Japanese teaching support); 2. Joint seminars with the students of Law and Japanese Studies at the partner institutions; 3. Workshop at local high schools on three topics (adopting a "spiral approach"), designed mainly for undergraduate students. It includes an internship at local entities and Japanese teaching support.
Semester Exchange and Double Degree Program
Designed mainly for students who have experienced the Short-term exchange (the "upstream spiral"), the program will be supported by a consortium of all partner universities miltilaterally. It includes an internship at local entities and Japanese teaching support for a longer period.
Specialized double degree LL.M. program with partner institutions.
Student exchanges for 6 months and longer with partner universities.
Short-term visit programs to ASEAN countries and Japan.
International internship activities and special trainings for students.
Faculty of Law, University of Malaya : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya : Faculty Language and Linguistics, University of Malaya : Law School, Ateneo de Manila University : Japanese Studies Program, Ateneo de Manila University : Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore : Department of Japanese Studies, National University of Singapore : Faculty of Law, Chulalongkorn University : Japanese Section, Department of Eastern Languages, Chulalongkorn University
Muzaffar Syah Science Secondary School : Philippine Science High School : Singapore Ministry of Education Language Centre : Angthongpathamarotwitthayakhom School
Prof. Toshiyuki KONO
Prof. Mariko IGIMI
Asst. Prof. Antonio FORMACION
Ms. Hikaru OHKI
Ms. Atsuko MAKIMOTO
Ms. Satomi ITO
Ms. Yukiyo KIMURA
Phone: +81 (92) 642-2908