KOSEN featured in McKinsey & Company’s new report
PR Video about INCT is now released .
The 6th International Symposium on Advances in Technology Education (ISATE2012) was held on Sept. 19-21 2012.
MOU concluded between INCT and Five Universities in Taiwan
Electronic Engineering Polytechnic Institute of Surabaya (EEPIS) visited INCT on March.6, 2012.
EEPIS accompanied by Toyohashi University of Technology (TUT) visited Dr. Hayashi, President of INCT to explore possibilities of our mutual relationship between EEPIS and INCT at the Takebashi office of INCT.
Vocational Training Council, Hong Kong (VTC) visited INCT on Feb.28, 2012.
The delegation headed by Dr. Chan Lawrence Wan Ching, Deputy Executive Director visited INCT, and discussed about mutual international activities.
"International Symposium on Technology for Sustainability (ISTS)" was held in Thailand, on Jan. 27-29, 2012.
KOSEN Advanced Course students participated in ISTS, and presented their researches in English.
MOU concluded between Vocational Training Council, Hong Kong (VTC) and INCT.
The MOU ceremony was held in VTC, and signed by Dr. Carrie Willis, Executive Director of VTC and Dr. Yujiro Hayashi, president of INCT in January 9, 2012.
The Washington Post introduced KOSEN as "With workplace training, Japan's Kosen colleges bridge skills gap" on their website on Oct. 14th, 2011.
"Symposium for Engineering Education in a Globalized World: Japan and Malaysia" was held in Hachinohe KOSEN, Nov. 3-4, 2011.
INTEC delegation joined the symposium hosted by Hachinohe KOSEN.
Delegation of International Education College (INTEC), Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) from Malaysia visited INCT on Nov. 2, 2011.
Delegation led by Director of INTEC, Prof. Dr. Fauziah Noordin visited INCT, and we agreed to strengthen our cooperation.
Chair of Engineering Accreditation Council (EAC), Malaysia visited INCT on Sept.14-15.
Chair of Engineering Accreditation Council (EAC) and Associate Director, Engineering Accreditation Department (EAD) visited INCT for observing KOSEN Advanced course.
KOSEN Experience Program for Asian Students 2011 was held in Akashi KOSEN on Sept. 13-16, 2011.
Asian students experienced KOSEN campus life in Akashi KOSEN on Sept. 13-16, 2011.
Temasek Polytechnic Messages for the Great East Japan Earthquake was displayed at the INCT HQ office.
INCT displayed the original banner with the kind messages from Temasek Polytechnic in Singapore at the INCT office.
GILDEMEISTER AG (DMG) and MORI SEIKI CO., LTD. (MORI SEIKI) establish DMG/MORI SEIKI Scholarship Fund for KOSEN students affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake.
INCT expresses great appreciation for this heart-warming offer by DMG and MORI SEIKI. Memorandum of Understanding was concluded between the three parties on June 29 2011.
Heart-warming Messages signed by Temasek Polytechnic
INCT received warm messages signed by many individual from Temasek Polytechnic donated INCT.
INCT received sincere donation from Temasek Polytechnic for KOSENs suffering from 2011 Tohoku - Pacific Ocean Earthquake.
Temasek Polytechnic, our academic partner, kindly donated their funds on April 12th for KOSENs suffering from 2011 Tohoku - Pacific Ocean Earthquake.
Trainees from Jordan visited Tokyo KOSEN on JICA training program.
Trainees from Jordan visited Tokyo KOSEN on JICA training program, "Improvement of the Employability of the Youth", in order to learn KOSEN career education on February 24, 2011.
INCT concluded the agreement of the academic exchange with KING MONGKUT'S INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY LADKRABANG, THAILAND (KMITL)
INCT and KMITL concluded the comprehensive agreement of academic exchange on Jan.10, 2011.
3 Kosen Students have completed the Overseas Internship Program at a Tunnel under BOSPHORUS, Turkey.
They were trained at the world famous construction site, the Tunnel under the Strait of Bosphorus in Istanbul, Turkey, constructed by Taisei Corporation.
4th International Symposium on Advances in Technology Education (ISATE2010) ended successfully!
ISATE2010 was held from September 28th to 30th in Kirishima-city, Kagoshima.
Microsoft Corp., Mr. Salcito, VP, visits INCT to develop 'Microsoft Education Alliance Agreement'
Mr. Salcito visited President of INCT, Dr. Hayashi, to discuss Education Alliance between INCT and Microsoft Corporation on December 1, 2010.
Students dispatched on Overseas Internship Program 2010 are well prepared by the pre- training program.
INCT send 22 students (including 4girls) selected from nationwide 51national KOSENs to 6 countries by 8 corporations. The pre-training before departure was held in December 5-6 at Hachioji, Tokyo.
King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL) from Thailand visits to INCT.
Mission headed by Dr. Kitti, President of KMITL, made a courtesy call on INCT and Tokyo KOSEN.
17th Asian Symposium on Ecotechnology(ASET17) was held in Toyama
The 17th Asian Symposium on Ecotechnology was held in Unazuki,Japan from November 11th to 13th attending 381 participants including 30 from 9 overseas countries with successful result.
SERC from UK (Northern Ireland), Toyama KOSEN’s sister college, visited INCT.
South Eastern Regional College (SERC) sister college with Toyama KOSEN made a courtesy visit to INCT.
Asian Students experience KOSEN life in Okinawa.
Asian Students were invited to Okinawa in order to experience KOSEN life on Sept. 12-18, 2010.
KOSEN students are dispatched to 3 Polytechnics in Singapore by JENESYS program.
9 students from KOSEN visited 3 polytechnics in Singapore to engage in international exchange with students from on JENESYS program.
17th Asian Symposium on Ecotechnology (ASET17) will be held in Toyama.
ASET 17 will be held on Nov. 11-13, 2010 in Toyama.
INCT participated in College Guidance Fair 2010 hosted by JASSO.
INCT participated in College Guidance Fair 2010 hosted by JASSO in Tokyo and Osaka, the KOSEN booth was so crowded with international students.
INCT starts Third year Admission Test for international students
This new admission system is intended to recruit privately funded students eager to study at KOSEN based on the standard examination.
Ms. MIURA at Oita KOSEN wins Civil Engineering Education Award 2009
She was awarded the prize for her international contribution.
Kagawa wins KOSEN Robot Contest 2009
Kagawa National College of Technology wins KOSEN Robot Contest 2009! Hiroshima National College of Maritime Technology wins the Robocon award!
Four new KOSEN re-opened.
Eight KOSENs were reorganized and re-opened as four new KOSEN.
INCT and three polytechnics in Singapore concluded an agreement for academic exchange.
The Institute of National Colleges of Technology, Japan (INCT) and three polytechnics in Singapore (Republic Polytechnic (RP), Singapore Polytechnic (SP), and Temasek Polytechnic (TP)) concluded an agreement for academic exchange on September 22nd 2009 in Singapore.
Summer Program for International Students of KOSEN in Okinawa
The “Summer program for international students of KOSEN (colleges of technology) ‘09” in Okinawa KOSEN was held as a project hosted by the Center for International Students Exchange(CISE) at Okinawa KOSEN, which was set up by the Institute of National Colleges of Technology, Japan.
CISE helps the faculty take care of international students at KOSEN.
CISE gathered faculty in charge of international students and international exchange at Okinawa KOSEN to establish a network among teachers at KOSEN,
KOSEN accelerate internationalization.
The Institute of National Colleges of Technology, Japan (INCT) set up the Center for International Student Exchange (CISE) in Okinawa KOSEN in April 2009. Its aim is to support KOSEN as a nationwide common facility to carry out internationalization activities.