Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST)

1919-1, Tancha, Onna, Okinawa 904-0495

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Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University – established in 2011 – is situated in Okinawa, Japan.

The university offers talented students full funding to study for a PhD in science, and as a student, you have access to modern laboratory facilities and the equipment you need to get you to the cutting edge in your research area. OIST has built a graduate program for students to grow highly competent in their core discipline, while also learning to communicate scientifically with people in completely different disciplines.

All teaching and research at OIST is done in English. Although Japanese isn’t required at OIST, there are extracurricular language courses to enrich life off campus. OIST's full-time professional Japanese as a foreign language instructors teach several levels of classes to accommodate the needs of OIST students, employees, and their family members, at no cost.

To find out more about OIST, visit its social media accounts: Twitter (English); Twitter (Japanese); Instagram; Facebook; LinkedIn.

About

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University – established in 2011 – is situated in Okinawa, Japan.

The university offers talented students full funding to study for a PhD in science, and as a student, you have access to modern laboratory facilities and the equipment you need to get you to the cutting edge in your research area. OIST has built a graduate program for students to grow highly competent in their core discipline, while also learning to communicate scientifically with people in completely different disciplines.

All teaching and research at OIST is done in English. Although Japanese isn’t required at OIST, there are extracurricular language courses to enrich life off campus. OIST's full-time professional Japanese as a foreign language instructors teach several levels of classes to accommodate the needs of OIST students, employees, and their family members, at no cost.

To find out more about OIST, visit its social media accounts: Twitter (English); Twitter (Japanese); Instagram; Facebook; LinkedIn.

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