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  • Global Leadership Practice on June 14・17・21・24・28 Intensive Course in English
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Global Leadership Practice on June 14・17・21・24・28 Intensive Course in English
    2022.05.20
  • The 13th Multidisciplinary International Student Workshop (MISW 2022): Call for Papers
    Study abroad Event
    The 13th Multidisciplinary International Student Workshop (MISW 2022): Call for Papers
    2022.05.20
  • IDEA League Summer School 2022 : Call for Participants
    Study abroad
    IDEA League Summer School 2022 : Call for Participants
    2022.05.11
  • ASPIRE Forum 2022 Online Student Workshop Hosted by KAIST
    Study abroad
    ASPIRE Forum 2022 Online Student Workshop Hosted by KAIST
    2022.05.02
  • ASPIRE League Undergraduate Engineering Design Challenge 2022
    Study abroad
    ASPIRE League Undergraduate Engineering Design Challenge 2022
    2022.04.27
  • Call for Fall applications for research study abroad program for graduate students of Engineering Schools
    Study abroad
    Call for Fall applications for research study abroad program for graduate students of Engineering Schools
    2022.04.07
  • [Oral Expression in English GⅣ] Spring2022
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    [Oral Expression in English GⅣ] Spring2022
    2022.01.11
  • Call for Participants: AEARU Winter Abroad Program at Yonsei
    Study abroad
    Call for Participants: AEARU Winter Abroad Program at Yonsei
    2021.10.29
  • Recruitment of TAs for AY2021
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    Recruitment of TAs for AY2021
    2021.10.08
  • Entry Registration for Master’s students
    Overall (Basic / Intermediate) Overall (Advanced)
    Entry Registration for Master’s students
    2021.09.14
  • Global Leadership Cafe #2: Lecture by Dr. Sergiy Korsunsky, Ambassador of Ukraine to Japan “Leadership in World Politics”
    Event
    Global Leadership Cafe #2: Lecture by Dr. Sergiy Korsunsky, Ambassador of Ukraine to Japan “Leadership in World Politics”
    2021.09.06
  • International Exchange Program: Outbound 2021 Winter
    Study abroad
    International Exchange Program: Outbound 2021 Winter
    2021.08.16
  • Multicultural Collaboration and Leadership
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Multicultural Collaboration and Leadership
    2021.08.06
  • Our Sustainable Energy Future: Role of Business and Technology
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Our Sustainable Energy Future: Role of Business and Technology
    2021.08.05
  • Call for participants】Future of Leadership Symposium – Lecture by Ms. Soraya Umewaka and student panel presentations & discussions(August 5)
    Event
    Call for participants】Future of Leadership Symposium – Lecture by Ms. Soraya Umewaka and student panel presentations & discussions(August 5)
    2021.07.26
  • Global Leadership Cafe #1: Lecture and discussion by Mr. Joseph Matovu(July 16)
    Event
    Global Leadership Cafe #1: Lecture and discussion by Mr. Joseph Matovu(July 16)
    2021.07.09
  • [Oral Expression in English GⅢ] Summer2021
    Language Overall (Basic / Intermediate) Overall (Advanced)
    [Oral Expression in English GⅢ] Summer2021
    2021.07.01
  • [Call for Participants]The 12th Multidisciplinary International Student Workshop (MISW 2021)
    Event
    [Call for Participants]The 12th Multidisciplinary International Student Workshop (MISW 2021)
    2021.06.15
  • Call for Applicants: One-day online workshop for Undergraduate students
    Study abroad
    Call for Applicants: One-day online workshop for Undergraduate students
    2021.06.08
  • Recruitment of TAs for AY2021
    Course
    Recruitment of TAs for AY2021
    2021.05.12
  • Call for Applicants: ASPIRE Forum 2021 Online Workshop with students from  Asian leading Science and Technology Universities
    Study abroad
    Call for Applicants: ASPIRE Forum 2021 Online Workshop with students from Asian leading Science and Technology Universities
    2021.05.06
  • International Exchange Program: Outbound 2021 Autumn
    Study abroad
    International Exchange Program: Outbound 2021 Autumn
    2021.04.28
  • Global Leadership Practice on June 15・18・22・25 Online Intensive Course in English
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Global Leadership Practice on June 15・18・22・25 Online Intensive Course in English
    2021.04.13
  • GSEC Office Relocation
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    GSEC Office Relocation
    2021.04.01
  • Entry Registration for Master’s students
    Overall (Basic / Intermediate) Overall (Advanced)
    Entry Registration for Master’s students
    2021.04.01
  • Free virtual screening of the film “Picture a Scientist” and casual discussion
    Event
    Free virtual screening of the film “Picture a Scientist” and casual discussion
    2021.02.16
  • 2021 Spring English Courses
    Language
    2021 Spring English Courses
    2020.12.25
  • International Exchange Program: Outbound 2021 Summer
    Study abroad
    International Exchange Program: Outbound 2021 Summer
    2020.11.12
  • Recruitment of TAs for AY2020
    Course
    Recruitment of TAs for AY2020
    2020.10.27
  • Starts from Jan 7th: Intensive Course “Technology and Product in Context “
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Starts from Jan 7th: Intensive Course “Technology and Product in Context “
    2020.10.06
  • Our Sustainable Energy Future: Role of Business and Technology
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Our Sustainable Energy Future: Role of Business and Technology
    2020.09.18
  • Entry Registration for Master’s students
    Overall (Basic / Intermediate) Overall (Advanced)
    Entry Registration for Master’s students
    2020.09.16
  • Advanced Course of Traditional Technology and Intercultural Co-learning
    Course Overall (Basic / Intermediate)
    Advanced Course of Traditional Technology and Intercultural Co-learning
    2020.08.26
  • [Deadline Extended: Friday, July 17] IDEA League Summer Schools (Online Courses)
    Study abroad
    [Deadline Extended: Friday, July 17] IDEA League Summer Schools (Online Courses)
    2020.07.14
  • [Oral Expression in English GⅢ] Summer2020
    Language Overall (Basic / Intermediate) Overall (Advanced)
    [Oral Expression in English GⅢ] Summer2020
    2020.07.13
  • Multicultural Collaboration and Leadership
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Multicultural Collaboration and Leadership
    2020.06.12
  • Study abroad
    Cancellation Announcement of International Exchange Program of the Engineering Schools – Autumn Dispatch 2020
    2020.05.27
  • Global Leadership Practice
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Global Leadership Practice
    2020.04.22
  • Overall (Basic / Intermediate) Overall (Advanced)
    GSEC office at Oookayama campus reopen on August 11
    2020.04.22
  • Entry Registration for Master’s students
    Overall (Basic / Intermediate) Overall (Advanced)
    Entry Registration for Master’s students
    2020.04.20
  • 2020 Spring English Courses
    Language Overall (Basic / Intermediate) Overall (Advanced)
    2020 Spring English Courses
    2019.12.09
  • Tatara Steelmaking Workshop offers insights to Japanese culture
    Event
    Tatara Steelmaking Workshop offers insights to Japanese culture
    2019.11.14
  • International Exchange Program: Outbound 2020 Summer
    Study abroad
    International Exchange Program: Outbound 2020 Summer
    2019.11.08
  • 【GSEC Advanced course】Technology and Product in Context
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    【GSEC Advanced course】Technology and Product in Context
    2019.11.07
  • Additional Recruitment of TAs for AY2019
    Overall (Basic / Intermediate)
    Additional Recruitment of TAs for AY2019
    2019.09.25
  • Advanced course: Intensive Course// Our Sustainable Energy Future: Role of Business and Technology
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Advanced course: Intensive Course// Our Sustainable Energy Future: Role of Business and Technology
    2019.09.05
  • International Exchange Program: Outbound 2019 Winter
    Study abroad
    International Exchange Program: Outbound 2019 Winter
    2019.08.27
  • Lecture by the best-selling author MR. FREDERIC LALOUX
    Event
    Lecture by the best-selling author MR. FREDERIC LALOUX
    2019.08.01
  • Change the world with Hult Prize Tokyo Tech
    Study abroad Event
    Change the world with Hult Prize Tokyo Tech
    2019.07.30
  • Global Leadership Practice
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Global Leadership Practice
    2019.06.04
  • Multicultural Collaboration and Leadership
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Multicultural Collaboration and Leadership
    2019.04.18
  • Recruitment of TAs for AY2019
    Course
    Recruitment of TAs for AY2019
    2019.04.16
  • The Tokyo Tech Website introduces GSEC student
    Overall (Basic / Intermediate) Overall (Advanced)
    The Tokyo Tech Website introduces GSEC student
    2019.04.16
  • Global Leadership Practice [Course for GSEC-Advanced]
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Global Leadership Practice [Course for GSEC-Advanced]
    2019.04.03
  • Advanced course// Our Climate Future
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Advanced course// Our Climate Future
    2018.10.09
  • Recruitment of TAs for AY2018  4th Quarter
    Course
    Recruitment of TAs for AY2018 4th Quarter
    2018.09.06
  • Global Leadership Practice on June 14・17・21・24・28 Intensive Course in English
    Course Overall (Advanced)
    Global Leadership Practice on June 14・17・21・24・28 Intensive Course in English
    2022.05.20
  • The 13th Multidisciplinary International Student Workshop (MISW 2022): Call for Papers
    Study abroad Event
    The 13th Multidisciplinary International Student Workshop (MISW 2022): Call for Papers
    2022.05.20
  • IDEA League Summer School 2022 : Call for Participants
    Study abroad
    IDEA League Summer School 2022 : Call for Participants
    2022.05.11
  • ASPIRE Forum 2022 Online Student Workshop Hosted by KAIST
    Study abroad
    ASPIRE Forum 2022 Online Student Workshop Hosted by KAIST
    2022.05.02
  • ASPIRE League Undergraduate Engineering Design Challenge 2022
    Study abroad
    ASPIRE League Undergraduate Engineering Design Challenge 2022
    2022.04.27
  • Call for Fall applications for research study abroad program for graduate students of Engineering Schools
    Study abroad
    Call for Fall applications for research study abroad program for graduate students of Engineering Schools
    2022.04.07

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What is Global Scientists and Engineers Course(GSEC)?

Join GSEC if:

Join GSEC if:

  • You want to know how to develop a global career

  • You are interested in long-term study abroad

  • You want to develop language and communication skills

  • You want to meet people from a diverse range of departments and fields

  • You want to be seen as having global potential by prospective employers

The Global Scientists and Engineers Course (GSEC) provides a systematic curriculum that enables bachelor’s and master’s degree students to develop the necessary competencies to excel in the global arena. Through step-by-step approach, students will be able to gain global competencies as follows ; (a) a global mindset, (b) practical skills to work in global environment, and (c) skills necessary for international collaboration.

The aims of GSEC are to foster scientists and engineers who thrive in a global society and have the expertise to contribute innovative solutions to unknown global issues. Through GSEC, it is hoped that ones will be equipped with identity based on their field of expertise/knowledge/technical skills, as well as global mindset to respect ethical values and diversity.

Global Scientists and Engineers Course

Through taking the Global Scientists and Engineers Course, students are able to augment expertise in their major with global competence. The course comprises three levels, with each level building on the one before.

Advanced
Intermediate*
Basic
Skills to be developed
  • Global perspective
  • English proficiency and communication skills
  • Multicultural understanding and teamwork
  • Problem finding and solving skills
  • Practical ability
Skills to be developed
  • International liberal arts
  • International leadership
  • Skills to bring new ideas and values
  • Basic skills for conducting international joint research
Eligibility

Intended for (a) bachelor's degree students and (b) master's degree students who have not fulfilled the criteria to join the advanced level.
Students who enroll in GSEC begin at the basic level. After fulfilling the completion requirements for this level, they advance to intermediate. For GSEC completion requirements for the basic and intermediate levels.

Eligibility

Intended for master's and professional degree students who fulfill the eligibility criteria.
For GSEC eligibility criteria and completion requirements at the advanced level.

* The Global Science and Engineers Course (GSEC) consists of three levels: Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced. Intermediate is considered the standard level. Basic serves as a preliminary level for Intermediate, and Advanced is for those who have completed Intermediate.

Four Programs / Three education contents at Three Levels of Study

  • (Basic/Intermediate)
  • (Advanced)

At the basic and intermediate levels, GSEC aims to develop students' (a) global perspective, (b) English proficiency and communication skills, (c) multicultural understanding and teamwork, (d) problem finding and solving skills, and (e) practical ability.
At the advanced level, based on the global competencies acquired so far, GSEC equips students with (a) international liberal arts knowledge, (b) international leadership skills, (c) skills to bring new ideas and values, and (d) basic skills for conducting international joint research.

  • Basic/Intermediate
  • Advanced

Timeline

Bachelor’s degree program Master’s degree program
Spring semester Fall semester Course Application Spring semester Fall semester
Notification of acceptance
Take GSEC-related courses
Go on study abroad trips and internships
Further develop English proficiency
Edit Tokyo Tech Learning Portfolio and
Self-Evaluation Scoring Rubrics
Two months before degree completion Apply for GSEC completion assessment
through Tokyo Tech Learning Portfolio
①Self-Reflection on learning through each programs②Edit Self-evaluation comments③Update Self-Evaluation Scoring Rubrics④Click "Submit request for course completion"
Two months before degree completion
Degree completion Completion assessment Degree completion
Completion recognition
Commencement ceremony Certificate of completion Commencement ceremony

Timeline

Master’s degree program
Course Application
Notification of acceptance
Take GSEC-related courses
Go on study abroad and internships
Edit Tokyo Tech Learning Portfolio and
Self-Evaluation Scoring Rubrics
Two months before degree completion Apply for GSEC completion assessment
through Tokyo Tech Learning Portfolio
①Self-Reflection on learning through each programs②Edit Self-evaluation comments③Update Self-Evaluation Scoring Rubrics④Click "Submit request for course completion"
Degree completion Completion assessment
Completion recognition
Commencement ceremony Certificate of completion
  • Basic/Intermediate
  • Advanced

Completion Requirements

Requirements for the completion of GSEC up to the intermediate level and at the advanced level are specified separately.
Details on required course credits, English test scores, and study abroad and internship experiences are provided.

Schedule

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グローバル理工人育成コース 新規所属期間(修士) 3:00 PM
グローバル理工人育成コース 新規所属期間(修士)
Apr 12 @ 3:00 PM – May 21 @ 3:00 PM
修士課程の学生は、初級または中級(中級は要件単位を履修済みの場合)、もしくは上級からのスタートとなります。 ご自身の状況により、どのレベルに所属できるのかが異なりますので、あらかじめこちらでご確認ください。 所属申請方法は、以下の通りとなります。 申請方法 初級・中級 グローバル人材育成推進支援室に所属希望の旨、メールにてご連絡ください。 (メール宛先)グローバル人材育成推進支援室 ghrd.info@jim.titech.ac.jp 上級 上級には所属要件があります。 <グローバル理工人育成コース上級の所属要件> 本学学士課程卒業者:グローバル理工人育成コース中級、もしくは平成 29 年 3 月までに旧グローバル理工人育成コースを修了していること。 本学学士課程以外の卒業者:英語力スコアの条件(※1)を満たしており、国際性に関する基礎力が備わっている(※2)こと。   (※1)英語力のスコア(右記のいずれか):TOEFL iBT80 点以上、TOEFL ITP550 点以上、TOEIC750 点以上、IELTS6.0 以上、英検準1級以上 上記いずれかの取得を証明する公式スコアシート(受験日不問)を提出すること。   (※2)国際性に関する基礎力についての資料を所属申請書と共に提出すること。 上記要件を満たしている場合は、上級の所属申請書 および 必要書類をグローバル人材育成推進支援室に、メールにて提出してください。 ※指導教員の署名の取得が難しい場合、指導教員が承認したことを確認できる内容のメール資料などを添付することで、署名の代わりとみなします。 所属申請書などを受理後に、提出された資料内容を確認の上、所属について審査を行い、その結果を後日メールにて通知します。 メール宛先:グローバル人材育成推進支援室 (ghrd.info@jim.titech.ac.jp)   申請期間 2022年 4月11日(月)~ 5月22日(日) ※期間に間に合わない場合は、ご相談ください。   初・中級のオリエンテーション 日時:2022年 4月20日(水) 12:30 – 13:30 形態:対面およびオンライン(Zoomウェビナー) 場所:本館2階 H121講義室 内容:コースの概要説明(コースで学べることは?所属することのメリットは?)などについて説明します。    また、既にコースで活躍している学生からの経験談紹介もあります。 本件について質問などありましたら、グローバル人材育成推進支援室 (ghrd.info@jim.titech.ac.jp)まで、メールにてお問合せください。 ※上級コースのオリエンテーションの開催予定はありません。 質問等ある場合は、グローバル人材育成推進支援室まで、メールでお問合せください。
グローバル理工人育成 コース新規所属期間 3:00 PM
グローバル理工人育成 コース新規所属期間
Apr 13 @ 3:00 PM – May 21 @ 3:00 PM
学士課程の学生は、初級または中級(中級は、初級の要件単位を履修済みの場合)からスタートとなります。 本年度前期の所属申請を、以下の通り受け付けます。 申請方法 Tokyo Tech Portalにログイン後、教務Webシステムのアンケートセクションにある「グローバル理工人育成コース初級および中級所属申請」にて申請してください。   申請期間 2022年 4月20日(水)~ 5月22日(水)   オリエンテーション 日時:2022年 4月20日(水) 12:30 – 13:30 形態:対面およびオンライン(Zoomウェビナー) 場所:本館2階 H121講義室 内容:コースの概要説明(コースで学べることは?所属することのメリットは?)などについて説明します。    また、既にコースで活躍している学生からの経験談紹介もあります。 ※東工大に既に在学中で、これから所属しようと検討されている学士課程2年次生以上も大歓迎です! 本件について質問などありましたら、グローバル人材育成推進支援室 (ghrd.info@jim.titech.ac.jp)まで、メールにてお問合せください。
英語学習支援の公募 3:00 PM
英語学習支援の公募
Apr 19 @ 3:00 PM – May 8 @ 3:00 PM
グローバル理工人育成コースでは、英語学習支援の一環として、英語力検定試験、また自主学習ができるe-Learningの受講機会を、主にコース所属生を対象に、無料で提供しています。以下の通り公募します。 申込期間: 2022年4月20日(水) ~ 5月9日(月) 申込方法: 教務Webシステムのトップ画面にあるアンケートに回答。回答前に、必ず詳細を確認してください。 受験料・受講料: 無料 支援項目 英語力試験 ・TOEIC L&R 公開テスト (8/21 午前回) : 50名 ・TOEFL iBT : 2名 ・IELTS: 1名 e-learning ・EnglishCentral(Skypeで外国人講師と英会話ができる): 35名 ・スタディサプリ(TOEIC対策コース): 70名 選考結果: 5月中旬頃にmメール宛に連絡予定 詳細: http://www.ghrd.titech.ac.jp/course/program/communication/toefl/     
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