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DATE2021.05.12 #News from Academic Affairs

Call for Applications: World-leading Innovative Graduate Study Program in Proactive Environmental Studies (WINGS-PES) / [GSFS] Call for Applications: World-leading Innovative Graduate Study Program in Proactive Environmental Studies (WINGS-PES) Proactive

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The World-leading Innovative Graduate Study Program for World-leading Innovative Graduate Study Program in Proactive Environmental Studies (WINGS-PES) invites applications as follows for the Master's Program for April 2021.

<Targets of Application
Students enrolled in the first year of a master's course at one of the following graduate schools: Graduate School of Engineering, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Graduate School of Science, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, or Department of Interdisciplinary Information Sciences, who are within six months of admission.

<Application period
Applications must arrive no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 (from Wednesday, August 18, 2021).

<Application Guidelines and Application Forms
Please download from the following URL

<Screening Method
Applicants will be judged comprehensively based on the results of a written screening and an interview.
The interview will consist of a presentation and question-and-answer session about the applicant's research projects and plans.
The interview will be held on Saturday, September 4. Details regarding the start time, venue, etc. will be communicated to applicants who pass the written screening.

In addition, an information session regarding the application will be held as follows.
Those interested in the program are encouraged to apply in advance and attend.
Recruitment of Students for April 2021 Entrance Briefing Session
 Date: Monday, June 14, 12:15-12:55, delivered online (Zoom)
 Application form: https: //
 Application Deadline: Monday, June 14, 9:00 a.m.
Those who have applied will receive an email with the Zoom URL after 9:30 a.m. on Monday, June 14.

Please note that questions about the program or application details will be accepted by e-mail at any time after the guidance, so please send them to the secretariat.

Contact: WINGS-PES Office (Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, Educational Support Office)
Email: wings-pes[at] (Please convert [at] to @)
*Please make sure to use "Inquiries about WINGS-PES" as the subject of your email.


World-leading Innovative Graduate Study Program in Proactive Environmental Studies (WINGS-PES)" will start calling for applications targeted the master course students (April 2021 enrollee) as follows

<Eligible Applicants>.
First-year master students who entered the University of Tokyo within the last six months and are enrolled in 1) the Graduate School of Frontier Sciences ( GSFS); 2) the School of Engineering; 3) the Graduate School of Information Science and Technology; 4) the Graduate School of Science; 5) the Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences; or 6) the Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies.

<Application Period
Wednesday, August 18 ~ Wednesday, August 25, 12:00 noon sharp.

<Application Documents
Application documents including guidelines and application forms are downloadable from the following URL:

<Selection Method
Results of application documents and interview will be considered.
Only shortlisted students will be invited to the interview scheduled on Saturday, September 4.
Applicants will be requested to give a presentation on their intentions and research plans.
Detailed information about the interview session will be communicated to those shortlisted.

<Application Guidance
An online guidance session will be held as follows: Date/Time: Monday, June 14
- Date/Time: Monday, June 14, 2021, 12:15-12:55
- Application Form:
- Application Deadline: June 14, 9:00 a.m.
It will be held online (Zoom). The secretariat will send the Zoom invitation to the applicants after 9:30 a.m. on June 14 by email.

If you have any questions about WINGS-PES or the application, please send an inquiry to WINGS-PES secretariat: GSFS Education Support Office.

Any inquiry should be sent to GSFS Education Support Office at
Email: wings-pes[at] (replace [at] with @) All emails should be titled "Inquiry about WINGS-PES.