Life amidst COVID19

The recent happenings regarding COVID19 have changed daily life around the world. As many


Golden Week 2019 is Japan’s longest public holiday in recent memory. What are the

Job Festa 2017: Find your dream job at NAIST

On January 13, the annual Job Festa took place at NAIST in the Millennium Hall. This event is aimed to NAIST doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers who are interested in doing research for a company after graduating. The attendees could freely walk around the booths and talk with the employees of 20 different technology companies … Continue Reading ››

International Friendship Meeting 2017

With a student body consisting of roughly 20% international students, the NAIST campus fosters a global and vibrant culture. NAIST celebrates its diverse student body with an annual International Friendship Meeting. The event is a great opportunity to relax and come together. Apart from the students and faculty, the invited guests included numerous groups and people who have … Continue Reading ››

CICP 2016: Posters, presentations and workshop

NAIST students are encouraged to pursue their own research projects. One of the avenues that NAIST offers is the CICP (Creative and International Competitiveness Project), a 6-month program in which students assemble a team, apply with a proposal and independently manage research funds to realize their project. At the CICP workshop, students present their … Continue Reading ››

Reuse Market: Good for students and the environment

At the annual Reuse Market, students can receive used appliances and goods donated by students who have graduated and left the university. In 2016, over 200,000 JPY (2,000 USD) worth of goods have been distributed to students on a pay-what-you-want basis. The Recycling Club recounts what goes into planning and organizing the event, and how … Continue Reading ››

Open Campus Autumn 2016: NAIST Science Communicators

On November 13th, NAIST carried out an Open Campus dedicated especially to kids, where they could learn about science while having fun at the same time. NAIST Science Communicators, or NASC, is a group dedicated to extend science among the general public through various public events and presentations. This time, they prepared an activity … Continue Reading ››