Connecting students and faculty with research and industry in Japan

Each year through the MIT-Japan Program, 30 to 40 MIT students intern and conduct research in Japanese companies, universities and research institutes. The MIT-Japan Hayashi Seed Fund facilitates dozens of research collaborations between MIT faculty and their Japanese counterparts. Our partners are leading Japanese companies, universities and research organizations.    


New York Times just pubished their Places to go in 2017, and Osaka, Japan was listed #15!!


Conde Nast Travelers just listed Tokyo (#1) and Kyoto (#2) as the best cities in the world!!

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