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The 23rd Comparative Glycome Research Meeting in Yokohama: Glycome Meets Synthetic Biology and Frontiers

On Saturday, August 21, 2021, the 23rd Comparative Glycomics Research Meeting was held at the Training Center of Sail Training Ship NIPPON MARU (Yokohama, Japan). A total of 50 participants onsite and online, including participants from Japan, the United States of America, Belgium, and China, were connected for eight presentations and discussions.

Webinar: Glycome Analysis of Marine Organisms: from Structure to Functions in Interaction


Next-Generation Medicine (2nd International Online Exchange with TU)

On December 14th, the Schools of Medicine at Yokohama City University (YCU) and Thammasat University (TU) held the second International Online Exchange event. Upon seeing the successful outcome of our first event in 2020, both Schools of Medicine have agreed to repeat the program this year. The theme of the event was “Next-Generation Medicine”.

The Importance of Effective Team-Based Interprofessional Communication for Safe & Competent Patient Care (International Online Exchange with NUS)

The 2nd international online exchange event between YCU and NUS was held on November 12th, 2021. This event aimed at encouraging students from different backgrounds to exchange opinions and broaden their perspectives. We are proud of carrying out this event for the second time after the outbreak of COVID-19, in a situation where we are forced to keep social distancing from each other.









International Student Career Development Program

YCU has received a 5-year-period grant for the “International Student Career Development Program” from the Japanese government in 2017. The main goal of the program is to provide career development support to international students in terms of Japanese language education, job-hunting support as well as internship placements.

Women in Data Science (WiDS) Tokyo @ YCU

The WiDS initiative aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and to support women in the field. WiDS is administered by the Institute for Computational & Mathematical Engineering, Stanford University, USA. The WiDS conference, associated events, and data challenges are all aimed at nurturing human resources in the field of data science.

International Prospectus

Click on the 'Download Prospectus' button below to download YCU's latest prospectus online and get a comprehensive guide on studying with us. (PDF document, 9MB)