Primatology and Wildlife Science Virtual Open Campus

The Center for International Collaboration and Advanced Studies in Primatology (CICASP) of Kyoto University will hold a virtual open campus for prospective applicants to our Short-term Internship Program and/or the graduate-level International Course in Primatology and Wildlife Research (MSc/DSc program). Both of these programs are based in Inuyama (home to the Center for the Evolutionary Origins of Human Behavior = EHUB) and Kyoto (where the headquarters of the Wildlife Research Center (WRC) is located).

This online event is designed to introduce: (1) the range of research being conducted by members of the Department fo Primatology and Wildlife Science ; (2) our internship and graduate programs; and (3) what it is like to be a graduate student living and studying in Inuyama or Kyoto.

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01 Date & Time
February 21, 2023
Time to be announced: Up to two identical sessions may be offered (one from 10:00, another from 17:00 Japan Standard Time [GMT+9]), depending on the number and availability of registered participants. Each session will be 1~2 hours in length.
02 Program (subject to change)
  • Introductions to WRC & EHUB
  • Life in Kyoto & Inuyama
  • Introducing Yakushima/Arashiyama field sites
  • Flash talks by current graduate students
  • Information session on entrance examination, scholarships, and on-site internship
  • Curriculum
More details will be shared with registered participants closer to the event.
03 Eligibility

Anyone from any country who is considering applying to our Short-term Internship Program and/or the graduate-level International Course in Primatology and Wildlife Research (MSc/DSc program) in the near future is welcome to participate.

04 Fees

No registration fee is required for this event.

05 Deadline for registration
9 a.m. February 7, 2023
* Japan Standard Time (GMT/UTC+9)