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International collaborative research & Invitation

International Collaborations supported by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

JSPS offers a variety of programs to invite overseas researchers to Japan for the promotion of international scientific cooperation.

International Scholar Services (ISS)

The Overseas Researcher Program provides researchers at overseas institutions with an opportunity to conduct research under the guidance of a faculty member at Waseda University.

Faculty Exchange

Programs to send Waseda University faculty to partner universities that have specially established faculty exchange frameworks.

DAAD-Waseda University Partnership Programme

Financial support for the creation/further development of collaborative partnerships and the promotion of joint research between Waseda University and institutions of higher education in Germany.

Services Provided by Waseda University’s Overseas Offices

Waseda University has 15 offices, such as the Waseda Brussels Office, in 10 countries and regions around the world. Each office features unique characteristics and services (such as researcher match-making) to support Waseda researchers and their overseas partners.

Grant Program for Promotion of International Joint Research

Grant program defraying costs of overseas travel for Waseda researchers and their overseas counterparts to promote international joint research.

Overseas Research Travel Grant Program for Upper-level Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Grant program designed to support research at overseas institutions for Waseda’s upper-level undergraduates and graduate students.