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Tokyo Tech welcomes GSEP freshmen

April 18th, 2019

  April 2, 2019 officially marks the entry of the 4th batch of GSEP students to Tokyo Tech. The students, who entered Umegaoka dormitory a day earlier, were guided by helpful 2nd year GSEP students from the dormitory to the main building of Ookayama Campus. Upon their arrival, they were greeted by faculty members of TSE […]

Introducing G Forum
Students’ Exploration Initiative

October 15th, 2018

  During the start of spring break 2018, the 2nd batch of GSEP students shared their experiences and views so far about their on-going life in Tokyo Tech to the faculty of TSE. Rachma, one of the 1st year students then, envisioned an activity wherein Tokyo Tech students can casually discuss on relevant issues the world […]

Farid-sensei’s Farewell Party

April 5th, 2018

Last February 9, 2018, a farewell party was held for Dr. Farid Triawan. Farid-sensei will be moving back to Jakarta to take on another challenging chapter for his career. He has greatly contributed to the formation and management of GSEP. He has left a deep impression and has grown to be highly respected and admired […]

Welcoming the GSEP 2018 freshmen

April 5th, 2018

The new academic year has begun, and the third batch of GSEP students have finally joined Tokyo Tech. The official start of their lives in Tokyo Tech was began last April 3, 2018. An entrance ceremony was held in the morning for all freshmen of Tokyo Tech with the presence of the newly elected president, […]

Inspirational talk by Prof. Roderick Smith Imperial College London

January 12th, 2018

On December 12, 2017, we had a great opportunity to listen to an inspirational talk from Prof. Roderick Smith of Imperial College London.  The talk was held in conjunction with our lunch meeting participated by all GSEP students of the 1st and 2nd batches, as well as the faculty of Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering Department. He […]


Latest News and Announcements

GSEP 2022 Recruitment Webinar
(August 21, 2021, 2:00 PM JST)

August 16th, 2021

We will have another webinar this Saturday, Aug. 21st, from 2:00 PM JST. If you have any questions about the GSEP program, application requirement and procedures, please join us. The registration link can be found here. See you there!

Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering and my experiences in GSEP
by Shahriar Ahmad Fahim

August 6th, 2021

“Alhamdulillah (all praises to the Almighty), my son got into a top-ranked university in Japan,” my father said. “He got accepted in Tokyo Institute of Technology. Please pray for my son,” he added when he was talking to one of his colleagues. “What will he be studying there?” his friend asked. “Engineering… Fahim’s major will […]

GSEP – What it means to me
by Ireen Tasnim Progga

July 30th, 2021

I remember telling my parents that I want to apply to Tokyo Tech and their expression mirrored confusion. The concept of pursuing higher education in Japan is a rare scenario here in Bangladesh. The popularity of US and Canadian universities is incredibly high; those are the dreamland for most Bangladeshi students. I was a part […]