Nagaoka Summer School for Young Engineers (NASSYE)Posted on March 20, 2018

Nagaoka University of Technology (NUT) is currently inviting students from overseas universities to apply for the Nagaoka Summer School for Young Engineers (NASSYE) in 2018. This program is open to students
in their third year of university undergraduate programs. The program also offers students the opportunity to participate in research on topics set by the laboratories at NUT, as well as experience cultural exchange (including joint activities with NUT students)

Program Outline
(1) Field of Study:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronics and Information Engineering
  • Materials Science and Technology
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Bioengineering
  • Information and Management Systems Engineering
  • Nuclear System Safety Engineering

(2) Number of Students to be Accepted: 20 students
(3) Program Period: August 20 to August 31, 2018

Venue: Laboratories at NUT

Participation Fee, Financial and Accommodation Support
The program is free of charge for successful applicants, and will not require any payment of participation
fees. In addition, NUT will provide the following to each participant:
1) Scholarship: JPY 40,000
2) Accommodation in Nagaoka 

Applicants must satisfy the following conditions:

  1. Currently enrolled in the third year of an undergraduate program
  2. Have interest in enrolling in a master’s or doctoral program at NUT in the future
  3. Have at least one of the following certifications of English language proficiency: TOEFL iBT 61 or above, TOEFL CBT 173 or above, TOEFL PBT 500 or above, TOEIC 550 or above, IELTS 5 or above, or Cambridge English 155 or above
  4. GPA 2.50 or above

Application Procedure
(1) Application Documents
Applicants must download the necessary forms from the website below and submit the following:

  1. Application Form (Form A)
  2. Certificate of Enrollment (Form B)
  3. Academic Transcript Only the official academic transcript with the institution’s authorized stamp or signature will be accepted. If the applicant is not able to obtain this transcript due to their institution’s regulations, they must obtain a certified true copy of the transcript. Certification must be made by the registrar or a representative of the institution. The administrative office of the institution may send the certificate directly to NUT.
  4. Recommendation Letter The recommendation letter should be written by the applicant’s academic advisor or head of department (or above).
  5. Copy of the English language proficiency test score The required inclusion of a standardized test score in the application can be waived if evidence is provided that the applicant is enrolled at an institution in which the medium of instruction is English.

Deadline of application: April 6, 2018

Interview date: April 9, 2018

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or please contact Ms. Jaravee, Tel. 02 470 8428 or Email