UK-Japan Student Conference

UK-Japan Student Conference

Annual academic exchange to foster intercultural dialogues among university students in UK & Japan

Find out more: https://www.uk-jpstudentconference.com/

Fundamental aim of the conference:
To build a vibrant hub of liberal academic discussion amongst youths across the UK and Japan where they can exchange and engage with different perspectives and ideas, broaden their horizons, and establish long-lasting networks beyond borders. We aim to create a multicultural environment for cross-cultural p

Operating as usual

08/04/2024

To apply please visit here: https://www.uk-jpstudentconference.com/ukjp2024

(🇬🇧) Application process of UK-Japan Student Conference 2024
1. Document Screening
・Three essays
・Deadline is Monday, 20th May 2024, 23:59 (BST) // Tuesday, 21st May 2024, 07:59 (JST)
2. Online Interview
Upon successful completion of the document screening, you will be invited to participate in a 30-minute online interview with our committee members. If you pass the interview, you will become a participant of 2024 UK-JP student conference.
3. Study session before the conference
Mandatory online preparatory study sessions will be conducted to deepen your understanding of the conference theme.

(🇯🇵) 日英学生会議2024参加までのプロセス
1. 書類選考
 ・3つの小論文
 ・書類選考締切日は、2024年5月21日(火) 07:59 日本時間、5月20日(月) 23:59 英国夏時間まで。
2. オンライン面接
書類選考を通過した方は、その後、日英学生会議の委員と30分程度のオンライン面接に参加していただきます。面接は、英語で行われます。この面接に合格した方は、晴れて2024年度日英学生会議の参加者となります。
3. 事前勉強会
本会議の前にオンラインでの勉強会に参加し、テーマに関する知識を深めます。事前勉強会への参加は必須です。

Photos from UK-Japan Student Conference's post 07/04/2024

Apply here: https://www.uk-jpstudentconference.com/ukjp2024

UK-JP 2024 Application is now open!!!
2024年度 日英学生会議 募集開始!!!

Hello everyone! We are delighted to announce that the application form for the 2024 UK-JP Student Conference will be available starting today. You can apply through the link in our profile. We can't wait to see your applications! The deadline is Monday, May 21, 2024, 07:59 (JST) and Tuesday, May 20, 2024, 23:59 (BST). Also, we'll be hosting multiple briefing sessions for the conference before the application deadline, with updates mainly on Instagram. We encourage you to stay informed by checking our updates!

Event Dates: August 19 ~ August 27, 2024
Location: London, United Kingdom
Participation Fee: £350 or ¥65,000
 ※Participation fee might change later. Also, it doesn't cover travel expenses or personal sightseeing.
Theme: Well-being

皆様、大変お待たせしました。2024年度日英学生会議の参加者の募集を本日から開始します。応募は、プロフィールのリンクから受け付けています。皆様のご応募、お待ちしております。募集の締切は、2024年5月21日(火) 07:59 日本時間、5月20日(月) 23:59 英国夏時間までです。また、日英学生会議では、複数回、説明会の開催も予定しております。説明会につきましても、インスタグラムを中心に情報を発信していく予定ですので、是非、ご確認ください。

開催期間: 2024年8月19日 ~ 8月27日
開催場所: 英国、ロンドン
参加費用: £350、または、¥65,000
 ※ 参加費用に関しましては、今後、変更する可能性があります。また、この費用には、現地までの旅費、そして、現地での個人的な観光費などは含まれていないのでご了承ください。
テーマ: ウェルビーイング

04/04/2024

日本と #世界をつなぐ 架け橋になりませんか?

4/10・4/11に国際系学生会議のオンライン合同説明会を開催します。計7団体について、まとめて知ることができる貴重な機会ですのでぜひご参加ください!

【日時】
4月10日(水) 20:00-21:00
4月11日(木) 20:00-21:00

【場所】
オンライン(zoom)
zoomリンクは追って各団体SNSにて告知します。フォローのうえお待ちください!

【参加団体】
4月10日(水)
日英 🇬🇧、日本・イスラエル・パレスチナ 🇮🇱🇵🇸、日露 🇷🇺
4月11日(木)
日中 🇨🇳、日本インド 🇮🇳、日本ミャンマー 🇲🇲、日本ルワンダ 🇷🇼

【合同説明会の流れ】
1, 各団体の紹介
2, 団体比較(学生会議の日程, 費用, 実施場所, 会議以外の活動について)
3, 全体質問
4, ブレイクアウトルームでの団体別Q&Aタイム

学年問わずご参加いただけます。様々な国際系学生会議を一度に知れる貴重な機会で、事前申込不要と途中入退室OKなので、もし国際系の学生会議に興味のある方、ぜひお気軽にお越しください!

Photos from UK-Japan Student Conference's post 31/03/2024

(🇬🇧) If you are wondering what UK-JP is, here's a quick guide to get to know us!

(🇯🇵) UK-JPってどんな団体なの?と疑問に思っている方々!簡単にまとめたのでこの投稿をぜひチェックしてください!

26/11/2023

2023 Annual Report Out Now! 2023年次報告書が公開しました!

(🇬🇧) Our UK-JP 2023 Annual Report is finally completed and up on our website now! We greatly appreciate the support of everyone that allowed us to hold our 2023 Conference. Also please do keep an eye on our updates for 2024!

(🇯🇵) 2023年次報告書がついに完成しました!サイトから見れるので是非チェックしてくださいね😄
皆様のおかげで第8回会議を成功させることができました。2024年度の日英学生会議も楽しみにらお待ちください!

19/08/2023


Last week we have successfully concluded UK-JP 2023 in Tokyo! 🇯🇵
Many thanks to everyone who took part in various forms and made 2023 another successful year of UK-Japan Student Conference.
Stay tuned for more information on UK-JP 2024, which is expected to be held in the UK🇬🇧!
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日英学生会議2023が8月2日から9日東京🇯🇵でに開催されました!
関係者の皆様、参加者の方々、ありがとうございました!
日英学生会議2024はイギリスで開催予定です🇬🇧 最新情報はぜひUK-JPの公式SNSとHPで確認してください!

23/07/2023

Meet the Speaker(s) ⑦
Last in our 2023 speakers line-up are Mr. Koei Kumano and Miss. Miku Ushiki from Hitotsubashi University!

Mr. Kumano is currently in second year of a master's program at Hitotsubashi University. He is studying the licensed prostitution system and s*x trafficking in Pyongyang, colonial Korea.

Meanwhile, Miss. Ushiki is in third year of master's program at Hitotsubashi University, majoring in Modern and Contemporary Korean History. Her current thesis topic is "Imperial Japan's exploitation in the aspect of Household manufacturing during the 1920s~1930s".
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As our Speakers' Introduction comes to an end, our 8th conference is also about to commence, and we wish our participants, speakers and committee members safe travels to Tokyo🇯🇵🇬🇧
Also do remember to keep an eye on any UK-JP 2023 updates on our social medias!✨

30/06/2023

Meet the Speaker ➅
Here's our 6th speaker in the 2023 line-up, Dr. Hiroko Mikami from Waseda University📚

Dr. Mikami is Professor of Irish Studies at Waseda University, Tokyo, where she also serves as director of the Institute for Irish Studies. She authored
• Frank McGuinness and his Theatre of Paradox (Colin Smythe, 2002) and
• co-edited/authored Ireland on Stage: Beckett and After (Carysfort, 2007) and
• Irish Theatre and Its Soundscapes (Glasnevin, 2015).

She translated many contemporary Irish plays into Japanese, including
• Thomas Kilroy’s Double Cross and
• Frank McGuinnes’s Innocence and Mutabilitie.

Stay tuned for more speaker introductions!

23/06/2023

Meet the Speaker ⑤
Our 5th speaker in the 2023 line-up is Dr. Tariq Modood from University of Bristol🗺️

Dr. Modood is Professor of Sociology, Politics and Public Policy and the founding Director of the Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship at the University of Bristol and the co-founder of the international journal, Ethnicities. He has held over 40 grants and consultancies, has over 35 (co-)authored and (co-)edited books and reports and over 350 articles and chapters. He was awarded a MBE for services to social sciences and ethnic relations in 2001, was made a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences (UK) in 2004 and elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 2017. In 2022 he was ranked in the top 20 UK cited scholars in Politics, Law, Sociology and Social Policy (https://research.com/scientists-rankings/political-science/gb). He served on the Commission on the Future of Multi-Ethnic Britain, the National Equality Panel, and the Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life.

His latest books include:
• Essays on Secularism and Multiculturalism (2019),
• Multiculturalism: A Civic Idea (2nd ed; 2013);
• as Special Issues co-editor, with T. Sealy, Beyond Euro-Americancentric Forms of Racism and Anti-racism (Political Quarterly, 2022) and
• Global comparative analysis of the governance of religious diversity (Religion, State and Society, 2022).
He has a YouTube Channel (Tariq Modood) and his website is tariqmodood.com.

Keep an eye on our social media for more speaker introductions!

12/06/2023

📣Quick reminder to applicants | 応募者の皆さんへのお知らせです‼

If you are expecting an email from us please don't forget to check your mailbox, especially the "Spam/Junk" folder! Sometimes UK-JP emails end up there so remember to check them too!

UK-JPのメールをお待ちしている場合は、迷惑メールフォルダの確認もお願いします!
UK-JPのメールが分類されてしまうことがありますので、ぜひ定期的にご確認ください🙇‍♀️

28/05/2023

Meet the Speaker ③
Introducing our 3rd speaker in the 2023 line-up, Prof. Hironori Sasada from Hokkaido University🎥

Dr. Sasada is Professor of Japanese politics at the Research Faculty of Media and Communication, Hokkaido University. His areas of specialty includes Japanese foreign policy and political economy of Japan and East Asia.

He is the author of
• The Evolution of the Japanese Developmental State: Institutions Locked-in by Ideas, (Routledge, 2012);
• “The Electoral Origin of Japan’s Nationalistic Leadership: Primaries in the LDP Presidential Election and the Pull-Effect” in Journal of East Asian Studies 10 (1), 2010, 1-30;
• “Youth and Nationalism in Japan,” in The SAIS Review of International Affairs 26 (2), 2006, 109-122.

Stay tuned for more 2023 speakers introduction!

26/05/2023

for applying!
ご応募ありがとうございました!

The UK-JP application process was closed 5 days ago, with a considerable number of individuals submitting their essays this year. We will carefully review your thoughtful essays and inform you of the selection results via email at the earliest opportunity. Please make sure to check your inbox regularly. Once again, we appreciate your dedicated effort throughout this process.
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UK-JP の応募期間は5日前に終了しました。今年も多くの方からエッセイを提出いただき、実行委員一同感謝の思いでいっぱいです。皆様からいただいた心のこもったエッセイを丁寧に審査し、選考結果を早急にメールにてお知らせいたします。お手数ですが、定期的に受信トレイをご確認くださいますようお願いいたします。皆様からご関心をいただいたことに改めて感謝申し上げます。

19/05/2023

1️⃣ day to go‼️ あと1️⃣ 日‼️

UK-Japan Student Conference 2023 Application Deadline
21st May 2023 (Sun) 23:59 BST
22nd May 2023 (Mon) 07:59 JST

For application form and details of 2023 Conference please visit https://uk-jpstudentconference.com/ukjp2023

We look forward to receiving your application!
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2023年度会議 応募締切日
日本時間 5月22日 (月) 07:59
英国夏時間 5月21日 (日) 23:59

詳しくはHPでご確認ください: https://uk-jpstudentconference.com/ukjp2023

応募を楽しみに待っています!

17/05/2023

3️⃣ days to go‼️ あと3️⃣日‼️

UK-Japan Student Conference 2023 Application Deadline

21st May 2023 (Sun) 23:59 BST
22nd May 2023 (Mon) 07:59 JST

For application form and details of 2023 Conference please visit our website: https://www.uk-jpstudentconference.com/ukjp2023

We look forward to receiving your application!
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2023年度会議 応募締切日
日本時間 5月22日 (月) 07:59
英国夏時間 5月21日 (日) 23:59

詳しくはHPでご確認ください: https://uk-jpstudentconference.com/ukjp2023

応募を楽しみに待っています!(2023年度実行委員会一同)

15/05/2023

5️⃣ days to go‼️ あと5⃣日‼️

UK-Japan Student Conference 2023 Application Deadline
21st May 2023 (Sun) 23:59 BST
22nd May 2023 (Mon) 07:59 JST

For application form and details of 2023 Conference please visit our website: https://www.uk-jpstudentconference.com/ukjp2023

We look forward to receiving your application!🇯🇵🇬🇧
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2023年度会議 応募締切日
日本時間 5月22日 (月) 07:59
英国夏時間 5月21日 (日) 23:59

詳しくはHPでご確認ください: https://uk-jpstudentconference.com/ukjp2023

応募を楽しみに待っています!(2023年度実行委員会一同)

14/05/2023

Meet the Speaker ②

Introducing our 2nd speaker in the 2023 line-up, Dr. Akiyuki Kawasaki from University of Tokyo🌏

Dr. Kawasaki is a professor at Global Commons Center, Institute of Future Initiative and Department of Civil Engineering at University of Tokyo. His current research focuses on water-related disaster risk and poverty reduction in Asia through interdisciplinary applications of engineering and social science approaches. He is leading several interdisciplinary research projects in China, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Thailand in collaboration with experts in various fields such as economics, cultural anthropology, history and computer science using GIS as a collaborative platform.

Before joining the University of Tokyo in 2010, he conducted research at Yokohama National University, United Nations University, Asian Institute of Technology in Thailand, and Harvard University.

Stay tuned for more 2023 speakers introduction!

07/05/2023

Meet the Speaker ①

We will introduce our 2023 speaker line-up starting from today! Our 1st speaker in the line-up is Ms. Misato Nagakawa from Wake Up Japan✨

With a background of living in several countries including the States, South Korea, and China where she obtained a double master's degree at Peking University and University of Tokyo, she has been working on multiple projects and initiatives to promote mutual understanding among the people in East Asian countries.

She is a senior associate at the English MBA program for GLOBIS University, and is currently the adjunct lecturer at Musashi University. She has also served as executive board member for non-profit organisation Wake Up Japan since 2018, and was chosen as Davos 50 in 2023.

30/04/2023

for joining yesterday’s information session! If interested please do give it a go and apply for this year’s Conference (you still have 3 weeks to do so ;D)!

We look forward to receiving your applications, and for early applicants we will try our very best to get back to you as soon as possible🙇‍♀️

UK-JP 2023 Application Deadline:
Sun 21st May 2023, 23:59 BST (Mon 22nd May 2023, 07:59 JPT)

For more details on the 2023 Conference please visit our website via link in bio. Email and DMs are always open for any enquiries on UK-JP.

26/04/2023

You can pay the participation fee in British pounds or Japanese yen according to your preference. 日本円とイギリスポンドでの参加費支払いを受け付けます。

If you wish to pay in pounds, the participation fee will be £280. On the other hand, if you wish to pay in yen, the participation fee will be ¥45000.
If interested please do apply to the 2023 Conference on our website via link in bio. We look forward to receiving your application!

UK-JP 2023 Application Deadline:
Sun 21st May 2023, 23:59 BST (Mon 22nd May, 2023 07:59 JPT)
**Applicants who require a visa to enter Japan, or wish to book their self-financed journey to Tokyo in advance are strongly recommended to apply by Fri 28th April 2023, 23:59 BST (Sat 29th April 2023, 07:59 JPT)
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円で参加費支払いを行う場合、4万5千円となります。そして、ポンドで参加費支払いを行う場合、280ポンドとなります。
参加を希望される方はプロフィールのリンクでHPからご応募ください。ご応募お待ちしています!

日英学生会議 2023 応募締切日
日本時間 5月22日(月)07:59
英国夏時間 5月21日(日)23:59

※日本への入国にビザが必要な方、または自費で東京への旅行を事前に予約したい方は、
日本時間 4月29日(土) 07:59
英国夏時間 4月28日(金) 23:59 までに
お申し込みいただくことを強くお勧めします。

21/04/2023

🛎 🛎
For applicants who require a visa to enter Japan, or wish to book their self-financed journey to Tokyo in advance, you are strongly recommended to apply by
28/4/2023 (Fri) 23:59 BST //
29/4/2023 (Sat) 07:59 JPT!!
We look forward to receiving your applications :D
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改めて日本への入国ビザが必要な方、また東京への渡航を事前予約したい方は
英国夏時間 4月28日(金) 23:59
日本時間 4月29日(土) 07:59 まで
の応募を推奨します!
みんなの応募を楽しみにして待っています!(2023委員会 一同)

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