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

Scholarship Opportunity

GPA on a scale of 3
Amount of Scholarship per Student
Over 2.3
Less than 2.3
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 (2F Classroom and Administration Building Toyosu campus)
TEL +81-(0)3-5859-7140 / FAX +81-(0)3-5859-7141