Khmer Scholars

Home » Scholarship » Scholarships of the Infrastructure Management, Yokohama National University

Scholarships of the Infrastructure Management, Yokohama National University

ភាសា Language

ភាសាខ្មែរ English
If you cannot read our site in Khmer, please install KhmerUnicode into your computer.

Archives

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 319 other followers

Email

RSS Network’s Activities

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS International scholarships

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.
July 2010
M T W T F S S
« Jun   Aug »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  

Blog Stats

  • 253,210 hits

Visiting countries

free counters

Yokohama National University has for many years been instrumental in providing university graduates with opportunities to further their post-graduate work.
The University’s special emphasis on the promotion of international exchanges with overseas universities has been stimulated by the role of Yokohama, a major port and the second largest city in Japan, as a point of contact with other countries. Yokohama is the vibrant heart of a civilization which has received direct influence from the West and then integrated these influences into the development of present-day Japan.

The City of Yokohama has a well-developed infrastructure network. Because of its central location, Yokohama has had excellent access to theoretical and practical information available through various international agencies of the government, and Yokohama National University has been closely involved in issues of infrastructure management. Much of this experience and knowledge is applicable to the infrastructure development needs of developing countries.

The Infrastructure Management Program is formally administered by the International Graduate School of Social Sciences’ International and Business Law Department, but it is in fact jointly planned and conducted by all of YNU’s graduate schools. In working toward a Master’s Degree through the Infrastructure Management Program, students will study in areas associated with the International Graduate School of Social Sciences, the graduate schools of Education, Engineering, and Environmental and Information Sciences as well as the International Student Center.

In applying for admission to the program, applicants should note the following:

1. The Master’s Program in Infrastructure Management is oriented to training government officials with present or future management responsibility and an academic background in the field of engineering.?

Women are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must: (a) have completed undergraduate work in engineering or an equivalent field of study; (b) be 35 years of age or under as of April 1, 2011; (c) have at least 4 years of practical experience involving responsibility for infrastructure development; and (d) be in good health (semifinalists will be required to submit a health certificate signed by their doctor.)

2. Because the entire program is carried out in English, applicants must provide evidence of a satisfactory level of English competence, either by enclosing the result of the official TOEFL/IELTS (or an equivalent English proficiency examination) or by proving that they have completed a university program conducted mainly in English. TOEFL institution code for Yokohama National University is 0410 and department code for Infrastructure Management Program is 88 (International Relations).

3. Letters of reference or recommendation from two different people must be provided to support the application. One of these must be from a person who has supervised the applicant in a work situation and the other from a professor at the university from which the applicant graduated.

4. It is preferred that successful candidates arrange for a leave of absence from their employer for the two-year period during which they are to participate in the program. This leave should assure their re-employment after completion of the program.

Contact detail: jwbimp14@ynu.ac.jp

Source: http://www.igss.ynu.ac.jp/imp/ynu_r/howtoapply/howtoapply.htm

Advertisements

1 Comment

  1. Alfred Aikins says:

    My name is Alfred Aikins and I live in Ghana west africa, I am a graduate of electrical engineering.Considering the need for a well map out infastracture for developing countries and the lack of experts to direct its implemention. I would be grateful if you can offer me a scholarship to study infastructure management to help in building amuch improved infastructure in ghana and west africa .
    I must admit I am not a government employee, I am in the private sector and i will be 36 in april 2011.
    I would be grateful if I would be considered.

    Regards

    Alfred Aikins

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Copyright 2006-2010 Khmer Scholars
%d bloggers like this: