United Nations Volunteers 2020

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The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. UNV works with partners to integrate qualified, highly motivated and well supported UN Volunteers into development programming and promote the value and global recognition of volunteerism.

King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) and United Nations Volunteers (UNV) aim to inspire Thai youth as a social change agent by improving their potential in volunteerism. Therefore, the two parties pilot the programme that will focus on deploying KMUTT students as national and international volunteers to develop capacities and meet the development needs of ASEAN partners specifically in Cambodia, Vietnam, and Thailand. The recipients will receive a scholarship to do the volunteer work as follows:

Sites: 3

Country of Assignment: Lao P.D.R, Indonesia, and Thailand

Duration: 6 months (January – June 2020)

Host Institute:

  1. UN-Habitat, Lao P.D.R.
  2. UNESCO, Thailand
  3. UNEP, Thailand
  4. Pulse Lab Jakarta, Indonesia

Qualifications:

  • Full-time KMUTT student

– Undergraduate student, have completed at least two years at KMUTT.

– Graduate student, have completed at least one semester at KMUTT.

  • Have Good English skills.
  • Candidates are not receiving any scholarship from KMUTT.

Note:

  • Candidates must have student status at KMUTT during their period of participating in UNV.
  • General Education (GEN) Courses and Language Courses (LNG) can be transferred as a credit.

Grant Support: The selected candidates will receive financial support during the program.

How to apply:

  1. Submit the Application Formalong with the following required documents to your department.
  • Transcript
  • Student ID card
  • Results of English proficiency test
  • Resume
  • Certification (if any)
  1. Your department will screen out and submit the application package to KMUTT International Affairs Office.
  2. The selection committee will interview, select, and nominate successful candidates to the Host institutions for their final consideration.
  3. IA will announce the result to the department and students.

Important Dates

Due date of application submission to IA:

Apply now – Friday 11th  November 2019 before 16.30 hrs.

Interview Date: November 15th November 2019

For more information: Contact IA, the 6th floor, The Office of the President Building, KMUTT or please contact Mr. Nontanan E-mail: nontanan.rua@kmutt.ac.th Tel: 02470 8468

For SIT students, please contact Ms. Kanokwan (email: kanokwan@sit.kmutt.ac.th), IR-SIT section at 2nd floor, SIT Building Tel: 02470 9809

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Students have a responsibility to carefully learn more details including complete and prepare all required documents by themselves.

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Internship in Japan 2020 :Special semester of 2019 academic year (June – August)

Internship in Japan 2020

Duration: Special semester of 2019 academic year (June-August 2020)

Place: Japan

Qualification:

  • Must be the 3rd year undergraduate student currently enrolled at KMUTT
  • Able to communicate in English at a conversational level.
  • GPA ≥ 2.50

List of host universities in Japan (More detail Chick)

  • Kanazawa University
  • Shibaura Institute of Technology
  • Tokai University
  • Kyoto Institute of Technology
  • Kansai University
  • Osaka University
  • Nippon Institute of Technology
  • Yokohama National University
  • Chiba University
  • Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • Shizuoka University

Required Documents:

  • KMUTT Outbound Internship Application Form (Download)*
  • Academic transcript in English
  • Copy of Passport (valid over 6 months before travel), if any
  • Research proposal with an explanation about your research interest in detail.
  • Recommendation Letter from your advisor
  • English language proficiency test or letter recommendation on student’s
  • English language proficiency test or letter recommendation on student’s English proficiency signed by an English lecturer.

 

Special semester of 2019

How to apply:

  1. Application Submission (must do both)

1.1   Submit a HARD COPY of KMUTT Outbound Internship Application

Form, along with other required documents to your department or

1.1 Submit a HARD COPY of KMUTT Outbound Internship Application Form, along with other required documents to IR-SIT office at 2nd Floor, SIT Building Tel: 024709809

1.2   Submit a SOFT FILE to saowalak.chu@mail.kmutt.ac.th and kanokwan@sit.kmutt.ac.th (Email subject “[InternshipJapan2020] [Student ID]”)

  1. Interview and Selection

Department staff interview and nominate successful candidates to IA for its

Department staff interview and nominate successful candidates to IA for its final consideration.

  1. Application Screening

Your Faculty/School will submit the application package to KMUTT

Your Faculty/School will submit the application package to KMUTT International Affairs Office by 6 December 2019.

IA screens out the documents of applicants and submit it to partner universities in Japan, according to applicants’ research proposal.

  1. Selection Announcement

Universities in Japan announce the result of lab matching, adviser and

scholarship (if any) and issue letter of acceptance to IA for further process

Universities in Japan announce the result of lab matching, adviser and scholarship (if any) and issue letter of acceptance to IA for further process of student’s visa application.

IA will inform the result to the Faculty/School and students.

Deadline to submit the application documents is by 11 November 2019 at

International Affairs Office of your Faculty/School.

For further information please visit ( Click )

For further inquiries please contact saowalak.chu@mail.kmutt.ac.th Tel:

02-470-8428

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For SIT students, please contact Ms. Kanokwan (email: kanokwan@sit.kmutt.ac.th), IR-SIT section at 2nd floor, SIT Building Tel: 02470 9809

 

 

 

A Semester Exchange at University of Luxembourg

Place:     Luxembourg

Period:   Summer semester (February – July 2020)

Courses available:

  • Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education
  • Science, Technology, and Communication

See more details: (Click)

Note: the new rules at uni.lu require incoming students to take courses for at least 20 ECTS.

Language Requirements: B2 (Upper-Intermediate English)

Scholarship Opportunity:  

  • 1 scholarship for 5 months within the Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility programme:
  • Only Master students in any field.

A total amount of Euro 6000

  • Euro 1500 Travel Grant
  • Euro 900 Monthly grant

How to apply:

  1. Fill in KMUTT Outbound Exchange Application Form and/ or other required documents.
  2. Consult your advisor about course registration. This is to make sure that the credits taken at the partner institutions can be accepted and transferred back to KMUTT.
  3. Submit KMUTT Outbound Exchange Application Form, along with other required documents to your department.
  4. Your department will screen out and submit the application package to KMUTT International Affairs Office (IA).
  5. Selection committee will interview, select, and nominate successful candidates to the partner institutions for their final consideration.
  6. IA will announce the result to the department and students.
  7. If accepted, students have to re-consult with their advisor on registration, while feel free to discuss on immigration and other administrative matters with IA.

Guideline Program: (Click)

Important Dates

Due date of application submission to IA:    Monday 16th September 2019 before 12.00 hrs.

Interview Date: Monday 23rd September 2019 (Afternoon Session)

For more information: Contact IA, the 6th floor, The Office of the President Building, KMUTT or

please contact Mr. Nontanan E-mail: nontanan.rua@kmutt.ac.th Tel: 02470 8468

For SIT students, please contact Ms. Kanokwan (email: kanokwan@sit.kmutt.ac.th), IR-SIT section at 2nd floor, SIT Building Tel: 02470 9809

Main announcement page: click

Students have a responsibility to carefully learn more details including complete and prepare all required documents by themselves.

 

Global PBL in Japan [2019]

Venue: Shibaura Institute of Technology, Omiya Campus, Saitama, Japan

Period of activity: 11 December 2019 – 21 December 2019 (11 Days, 10 Nights)

Activities: 

  • Work in teams to solve problems and develop teamwork skills and capabilities
  • Exchange cultures in an international environment.

Course fee: Approximate fee of the program is about JPY135,000

*Fees include: Session Fee, Accommodation fee, Transportation fee, Field trip fee and personal expenses.

Scholarship Opportunities: SIT will provide a scholarship maximum of JPY80,000 to successful candidates selected by SIT.

Qualification:

  • Must be an undergraduate in their 3rd Year or graduate student currently enrolled at KMUTT
  • Able to communicate and understand English at a certain level
  • Must be able to commit and cooperate with regulations throughout the program

Required Documents:

  • KMUTT Outbound Application Form
  • Academic transcript in English
  • Personal Statement / CV
  • Application form (in the enclosed file) or available for download at [Link]
  • Copy of Passport (valid over 6 months), if any

How to apply: 

  1. Application Submission
    1. Submit a HARD COPY of KMUTT Outbound Application Form, along with other required documents to International Affairs Office (IA) of your Faculty/School
    2. Submit a SOFT FILE to orginter@mail.kmutt.ac.th (Email subject “[Global PBL in Japan] [Student ID]”)
  2. Application Screening
    Your Faculty/School will screen out and submit the application package to KMUTT International Affairs Office
  3. Interview and Selection
    IA will select, interview and nominate successful candidates to Shibaura Institute of Technology
  4. Selection Announcement
    IA will announce the result to the Faculty/School and students.

Deadline to submit the applicant documents is by 4th September 2019 at International Affairs Office of your Faculty/School.

For any further information, please find the attached documents.

For further inquiries please contact orginter@mail.kmutt.ac.th Tel: 02-470-8429

Introduction to IGP-A Program at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Titech) :2019

Date: August 15th, 2019

Time: 1.30 p.m. – 3.15 p.m.

Location: AD909 Room on the 9th floor of the President’s Office Building

Guest speaker: Dr. Chai, Yaw-Wang

Introduction to the program:

TiTech, Japan will give KMUTT students a presentation and introduction to Titech’s the IGP-A Program which offers a scholarship opportunity, provided by Japan’s Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (“MEXT”),  to students with outstanding academic records  who are interested in further pursuing Master’s or Doctoral programs in Titech.

As seats are limited, please make a registration on the online registration form as attached below:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScKo9VQtsptWLi2bOx_7WRW6B4quWn7SDn3_h8NODOX8drfHw/viewform?usp=sf_link

For information regarding the IGP-A program, please visit the link below:

https://www.titech.ac.jp/english/graduate_school/international/graduate_program_a/

If more information is required, please contact at Mr. Sutthisak Phakdee at email: sutthisak.pha@kmutt.ac.th or Tel. 02 470 8428.

*** Master Source: http://global.kmutt.ac.th/2019/08/02/introduction-to-igp-a-program-at-tokyo-institute-of-technology-titech

The University of Aizu Creative Development Program 2019

The University of Aizu Creative Development Program 2019

  1. Information about the University of Aizu

Located in the city of Aizuwakamatsu, the University of Aizu (UoA) specializes in Computer Science and Software Engineering curriculum. Established in 1993, it is the first institution in Japan to focus solely on these areas of study.

 

  1. Overview of the Creative Development Program

The University of Aizu provides on-site (summer intensive) and distance learning classes that the students of the University of Aizu will work with students from participating universities (including departments other than Computer Science and Engineering), and experience diverse cultures and values that help them to understand the differences, and gradually learn the importance of collaboration and cooperation. The program aims to enhance students’ awareness and their motivation for developing creative skills through introduction of a new course on creativity and a structured learning path including existing courses related to regional innovation and international understanding.

Those students who completed the program will be received an official certificate of completion for the Creative Development Program at the University of Aizu.

 

  1. Admission Capacity

A limited number

 

  1. Application Qualifications

Individuals who satisfy the following requirements:

  • Individuals who are currently enrolled and recommended by a partner university of the University of Aizu
  • Individuals who are fulfilled the requirements of the Japan Student Support Organization (JASSO) Scholarship (such as GPA)
  • Individuals who are highly motivated to complete every class of the Creative Development Program in order to maintain their Student VISA

 

  1. Application Deadline

Friday, April 19, 2019

 

  1. Tentative Timeline for the Creative Development Program

April 3, 2019:                        Call for Application

April 12, 2019:                      Application Deadline (e-review)

April 19, 2019:                      Application Deadline (official)

June 7, 2019:                         Successful applications shall be selected, and a notification shall be sent

in writing to each successful application, and fill in the certificate of eligibility as a college student status.

Beginning of July, 2019:      Submit the necessary documents with certificate of eligibility to the

nearest Japanese Embassy or Consulate

August 19, 2019:                  Leave for Japan

August 20 – 23, 2019:          Summer Intensive class (Creativity Development Studio)

August 26 – 29, 2019:         Summer Intensive Class (Introduction to Project Management)

August 30, 2019:                  Leave for their home country or area

October, 2019 – February, 2020 Online Distance Learning Class (Practical Project Management)

March, 2020                          Completion for all the program and grant the official certificate

 

Please read more detail : here [summer-kmutt] uoa creative development program application packet final

 

For SIT Students : Due date of application submission to Kanokwan@sit.kmutt.ac.ht  by Tuesday 30th April 2019 before 15.00 Hrs.

For any further information, please contact Ms. Kanokwan E-mail: kanokwan@sit.kmutt.ac.th  IR-SIT at 2ndfloor, SIT Building Tel: 02470 9809

 

Students have a responsibility to carefully learn more details including complete and prepare all required documents by themselves.

 

A Semester Exchange at University of Luxembourg

A Semester Exchange at University of Luxembourg

Ph.D. Position at University of Luxembourg

 

The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international

researchuniversity. Times Higher Education (THE) ranks the University

of Luxembourg 58th in the world and 21st within Europe for Computer

Science in 2016. The Faculty of Science, Technology and

Communication of the University of Luxembourg is looking for a

Doctoral candidate (PhD student) in Computer Science

  • Ref: F1-070073
  • Fixed Term Contract, pending satisfaction of progress milestones

(CDD)

  • Full time basis (40hrs/week)
  • Employee and Student status

The University of Luxembourg seeks to hire outstanding PhD Candidates.

You will carry out research activities and write a thesis, the main goal

being to obtain a PhD in the area of computer science. A possible

research starting point for this PhD project is the design and

implementation of evolutionary algorithms for convolutional neural

network visualisation, and its application in image recognition security.

Suggestions for other research topics in deep learning, and their

applications in security can also be discussed.

The PhD candidate will be a member of the Computer Science and

Communications Research Unit (CSC) within the Faculty of Science,

Technology and Communication at the University of Luxembourg. Part

of the work time must therefore be dedicated to support teaching

activities within the Computer Science Bachelor and Master programs of

the faculty.

Your Profile

The candidate should possess an MSc degree or equivalent in Computer

Scienceor Applied Mathematics before September 30th, 2019. The ideal

candidate should have some knowledge and experience in a number of

the following topics:

  • A proven interest in deep learning and evolutionary algorithms is a plus.
  • Proven experience with “large”, possibly distributed mathematical

computations is a plus.

  • Commitment, team spirit, a critical mind, autonomy and motivation are

skills that are more than welcome.

  • Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English are

mandatory.

• Knowledge of French or German is desirable, but not a must (language

courses are offered at the university).

  • Programming skills (mastery of C / C++ and/or Python is a plus).

Offer

The University offers a Ph.D. study program with a Fixed Term Contract

up to 3 years in total, pending satisfaction of progress milestones (CDD),

on a full-time basis (40hrs/week). The University offers highly

competitive salaries and is an equal opportunity employer. You will work

in an exciting international environment and will have the opportunity to

participate in the development of a newly created university.

Application: Your application should include:

  • Full CV, and name (and email address, etc) of three referees.
  • Transcript of all modules and results from university-level courses taken.
  • Research statements and topics of particular interest to the candidate

(300

words).

All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.

Deadline for applications: 30th April, 2019

For further information, please contact :

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kittichai Lavangnananda (Kitt@sit.kmutt.ac.th)