global Project Based Learning (gPBL)

What is gPBL?

Global Project Based Learning1
Students from Japan and overseas partner universities working as tag teams will discuss and solve problems presented by professors, Japanese corporations, and organizations. SIT encourages students to be engaged in acquiring problem-solving capabilities, systems thinking, and systems management skills through this problem-solving experience.

List of Programs

Sample Schedule

Day 1 Arrival in Japan
Day 2 Opening Ceremony, Guidance, Campus tour Lecture
Day 3 Lecture/ Group work Group work
Day 4 Site visit Site visit
Day 5 Group work Group Work
Day 6 Group work Research Center visit
Day 7 Group work Group work
Day 8 Group work Final Presentation
Day 9 Departure from Japan

Scholarship Opportunity

GPA on a scale of 3 Amount of Scholarship per Student
Over 2.3 JPY80,000
Less than 2.3 JPY60,000
The applicants must be regular students. - The applicants are not allowed to obtain any scholarship from other organizations more than JPY80,000 per month during the program.


ContactDivision of Global Initiatives
3-7-5 Toyosu, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-8548, Japan (4F the Centennial Main Building, Toyosu Campus)
TEL +81-(0)3-5859-7140 / FAX +81-(0)3-5859-7141
Inquiry Form