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International Exchange Salon

Introduction

International Exchange Salon is located in Room D201 on the 2nd floor of building D, School of Science. This salon was set up for international students and researchers to interact with Japanese students. This salon is used also as an advisement office for international students, and as a venue to have international exchange events.

Opening times: 10:30 – 17:00 Monday to Friday (May close temporarily)

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Event Information

【Notice】
★May 16 (Thu.) 16: 00-19: 00 Sports Event Poster
☆ Regular event
・ Every Friday 12: 20-12: 50 Japanese Half Hour Poster
・ Every Tuesday 12: 15-12: 45 Chinese Half Hour Poster
【Report】
Orientation for Graduate International Students in spring

From 10am on the 5th of April 2019, the orientation for graduate international students enrolled in spring was held at the International Exchange Salon. 33 people attended the orientation including 17 new students, faculty members and members of international exchange group Science Buddy. The chair of the International Affairs Committee, Professor KUBO gave welcome remarks and then the faculty staffs explained to the international students the supporting system of Graduate School of Science, tips on living, and procedures of enrollments all in English.

Orientation for International Student Tutor in spring

From 12:10 on the 8th of April 2019, the Orientation for International Student Tutor was held at the International Exchange Salon. 20 tutors attended. The international student advisor, Associate Professor TAK Yon-soo talked about the responsibility and activity of tutors, and a staff from Office for International Students explained the administrative procedures.

Welcome Party for International Students Enrolled in spring

From 18:00 on the 12th of April 2019, the welcome party for international students enrolled in spring was held at the International Exchange Salon. The chair of the International Affairs Committee, Professor KUBO introduced the new international students. 60 people interacted with one another and enjoyed heartwarming handmade food by Science Buddy.

Newsletter

Science Buddy

Science Buddy is a student group which aims to enhance international communication and is composed of Japanese and International students in the Graduate School and School of Science. We enjoy intercultural experience and deepen the mutual understanding through the organization and management of various kinds of events. If you would like to become a member of Science Buddy, please contact us at ri-daigakuin@office.osaka-u.ac.jp.

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For International Students at Osaka University

Support for International Students

Contact information while in school is as follows;
  Responsible section telephone e-mail
VISA
Permission of activity outside scope permitted
Graduate Student Section 06-6850-6778 ri-daigakuin@office.#
Scholarships Graduate Student Section 06-6850-6778 ri-daigakuin@office.#
Residence
Comprehensive Lodging Insurance for International Students(JEES)
Graduate Student Section 06-6850-6778 ri-daigakuin@office.#
Certificate of Japanese Government Scholarship Students Graduate Student Section 06-6850-6778 ri-daigakuin@office.#
Admission
(Graduate School of Science)
Graduate Student Section 06-6850-5289 ri-daigakuin@office.#
Consultation and Registration for Courses
(School of Science)
Student Section 06-6850-5282 ri-gakumu@office.#
Consultation and Registration for Courses
(Graduate School of Science)
Graduate Student Section 06-6850-5289 ri-daigakuin@office.#
Tuition Graduate Student Section 06-6850-5289 ri-daigakuin@office.#
Admission of Research Students
(School of Science)
Student Section 06-6850-5282 ri-gakumu@office.#
Admission of Research Students
(Graduate School of Science)
Graduate Student Section 06-6850-5289 ri-daigakuin@office.#
Car and Bike on Campus General Affairs 06-6850-5280 ri-syomu@office.#
Lost & Found General Affairs 06-6850-5280 ri-syomu@office.#

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If calling from outside Japan, please add the Japan country code 81 and remove the 0 at the beginning. For example, +81-6-6850-6778 (Graduate Student Section).

 

Student Advisor for Foreign Students

If you are in trouble, need something or information on something, you are more than welcome to come and share your concerns with us! We have several points of contact for students of the Graduate School of Science and the School of Science. Even trivial problems are more than welcome.
Consultation services are available in English.

foreign@sci.#

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Yon-Soo TAK (ex.8169)

 

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