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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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留学プログラム説明会 2:00 PM
留学プログラム説明会
Sep 2 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
留学プログラム説明会
各プログラムの担当者が本年の開催概要を説明します。さらに、実際にプログラムに参加した先輩から体験談を聴くことができます。 この機会をお見逃しなく! ◆ 紹介プログラム: IAESTE/理工系学生のための海外インターンシップ、派遣交換留学 ◆ 開催日時: 9/2(金)14:00-(@Zoom) ◆ 参加登録: 以下のURLから(事前の質問等も、こちらで受け付けています。)                     [URL] https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwtdOuppz4rEtPN641kglLk7DcLTACCXeub ◆ お問い合わせ先: 学務部留学生交流課    hakenryugaku@jim.titech.ac.jp
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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
Sep 28 @ 3:00 PM – Oct 30 @ 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。 所属申請を、以下の通り受け付けます。コースについて詳細はこちら 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 9月29日(木)~ 10月31日(月) 11月中に、コースへの所属完了と履修についての案内をメールにてお送りします。 ※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。
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)
Sep 28 @ 3:00 PM – Oct 30 @ 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 9月29日(木)~ 10月31日(月) ※期間に間に合わない場合は、ご相談ください。
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