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カリフォルニア大学、イリノイ大学など海外大学との提携を締結

カリフォルニア大学、イリノイ大学など海外大学との提携を締結

iU 情報経営イノベーション専門職大学は、このほど海外大学との提携の第一段階として、米国カリフォルニア大学サン・ディエゴ校(The University of California, San Diego 「UCSD」)、米国イリノイ大学シカゴ校(The University of Illinois at Chicago 「UIC」)、英国シェーフィールド大学(The University of Sheffield)、マレーシアラッフルズ大学(Raffles University Malaysia )、シンガポール国立大学(National University of Singapore)、英国ニコラ・テスラ大学院大学 (Nikola Tesla Graduate School)、アフリカアクレ連邦技術大学(The Federal University of Technology、 Akure、 Ondo State、 Nigeria: FUTA)の7校との包括的提携に合意しました。
 

■大学グローバルネットワーク構想について
iUは今後も国内外の主要大学と積極的に提携し、iUを中心とした、ITとビジネスの世界に向け、知的ハブとしての世界大学、「大学グローバルネットワーク構想」の実現を目指します。
具体的には学生、教員の交流や、共同研究の実施に加え、以下にチャレンジします。
(1) 提携大学での授業が受けられ、卒業単位として認められる「グローバルキャンパスパスポート制度」の導入
(2) 戦略特区の共同利用による新産業、新製品の共同開発研究
(3) 海外留学生へのビザ特区の設置
(4) その他eスポーツ、超教育、超スポーツ、アニメ、オタクなどの国際的共同研究
(5) 起業支援、及び人材育成

■今後について
今般の海外大学との提携は、iUが提唱する「大学グローバルネットワーク構想」の一貫として推進します。
各校との提携により、今後iUは、それぞれの大学の学生及び教員の交流を通じ、国際的共同講義の開発・開催、各種IT技術に関する国際共同実験・実装、そして国際的共同研究などを、各大学と、またこの活動を支援する内外著名企業各社とともに、展開してまいります。


 

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PRESS RELEASE

iU announces partnership with 7 international universities.

[Friday, August 21, 2020] The Professional University of Information and Management for Innovation (“iU”) commenced its first year of operation on April 1st 2020, and has now reached comprehensive partnership agreements with the following seven global prominent schools: The University of California, San Diego (UCSD); The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC); The University of Sheffield; Raffles University Malaysia; The National University of Singapore; Nikola Tesla Graduate School in the U.K.; and the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), Ondo State, Nigeria, with ongoing efforts for additional international collaborations.

iU will continue to actively collaborate with major universities in Japan and abroad, with the aim to realize a "Global University Network," representing an intellectual hub for the IT and business industries centered around iU. 

Specifically, in addition to the exchange of students and faculty members and the implementation of joint research, the objectives are as follows:
 1.    A “passport” system that allows classes at partner universities and recognition of course credits
 2.    Joint development for research of new ventures and new products within a joint strategic special zone
 3.    Establishment of special a visa zone for international students
 4.    International collaborative research on the fields of eSports, super education, super sports, anime, otaku, etc.
 5.    Entrepreneurship support and Human Capital development

The "Global University Network" advocated by iU, includes alliances with overseas universities. Through collaboration with each institution, iU will strives to develop and promote international joint lectures, joint experiments, implementation of various IT technologies, and joint research through exchanges of students and faculty from partner universities. iU will also work closely with prominent companies in Japan and overseas that support these activities.

School Information:
■Name: Professional University of Information and Management for Innovation (iU)
■President: Ichiya Nakamura

2020    iU – President
2006    Keio University Graduate School - Professor
2002    Stanford Japan Center Research Institute - Director
1998    MIT Media Lab - visiting Professor
1984    Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications, and director of the rock band “Shonen Knife”

■Educational philosophy
Change, Learn, Innovate.
 -    Enjoy change, learn by yourself, and create innovation.

■Basic concept
[(ICT + Business + Global Communication + Internship) x (Entrepreneurship) x (Online Education)] 
 -    ICT education: Develop a wide range of ICT skill education (e.g. programming, AI, and big data, etc.)
 -    Business creation: Providing business skills education by practitioner business experts, acquire business education, formulating business plan skills, and so on.
 -    Practical English and Global education: Internationalization through education to improve English language skills necessary for working in the international stage and for the recognition of international students.
 -    Internship and Projects: a 640hrs per person, hands-on, project to establish a real business startup.
 -    Entrepreneurship: A support system for applicants to undertake entrepreneurial ventures while enrolled in school.
 -    Online educational support: a belief that, "You can learn from anywhere, anytime."

■iU will create: 
 -    Human Capital who will solve problems within various industries and organizations by utilizing ICT skills to create new products, services, and businesses.
 -    Entrepreneurs who contribute industrial development of local and international communities by supporting development of global sustainable goals.


For Further Information, please contact:
PR division
Professional University of Information and Management for Innovation
TEL: +81356551555   E-mail: info@i-u.ac.jp


 

 

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