- Last update
- Start month
- Feb, Mar
- Required time
- A month
- Open period
- 2022-11-25 ~ 2023-01-20
- Delivery method
- Course restrictions
- System requirements
International students (undergrad and graduate level) currently studying at the Japan Virtual Campus Network Universities who are in good academic standing (recommended minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale) are eligible to apply.
※JV Campus Network institutions: https://www.jv-campus.org/user/provider/
Please apply from the form linked below.
DEADLINE: 12:00 PM Jan. 20, 2023 (JST)
◆Commitment Statement [IMPORTANT]
IIGE will notify students’ home institutions of the final status of students’ participation and performance in this program. Group activities are an integral and obligatory part of this program. Students who do not participate satisfactorily in their group work will not be eligible to receive a certificate of participation.
◆Program Hours (60 total)
- Lectures: 45hrs (lectures of 90min each)
- Independent & Group Work: 10hrs
- Virtual Congress: 5hrs
Digital Certificates will be issued to students who successfully complete the Program. Students’ host institutions may interpret the certificate to be creditable.
Students who successfully complete the program will be eligible for a digital
badge to be issued by IIGE (Kansai University) within 3 months of program
◆ Language Proficiency Requirements
The program will be conducted entirely in English. CEFR B2 Level (TOEFL iBT 72+, IELTS 5.5+, Cambridge Examination 160+) English proficiency is recommended for non-native speakers.
*Proof of language certification is NOT required
Main Program (3 weeks) February 2 – 25, 2023 (JST)
LIVE program hours will be between 8:00 am – 12:00 pm (JST) on the following dates:
*Daily wrap times may change depending upon the scheduled activities each day of the program.
◆ Program Participation Requirements
This program will be conducted 100% online, which requires students to have:
- a stable internet connection able to handle video calls without interruption
- a quality microphone/headset
- a functioning camera-equipped PC
Virbela , *Zoom, Discord, Miro (tentative)
Students who take part in early applications will be eligible for 15,000 yen reduction of the program fee (20,000 JPY). Students who apply after Dec. 20, 2022 (JST) will pay full price (35,000 JPY). ※This program accepts credit card payment only (VISA/MASTER/JCB/AMERICAN EXPRESS/SMCC). Please note that other payment methods will not be accepted. More details on the payment will be provided via email after your application is confirmed
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org, attn IIGE Secretariat
clearly indicating in the subject line that your inquiry relates to the
“SDGs & Business Feb. 2023 JV-Campus”