Alumni Voices: Data-driven maker Sau Yee Chan

Data-driven maker Sau Yee Chan kindly sat down for an interview with MEXT Scholars Association, conducted by Nattanon Tharachai, on June 17th, 2019 in Tokyo. Sau Yee came to Japan in 2011 after growing up in Hong Kong and spending 6 years in Singaporean middle school and high school. She studied intensive Japanese program at … Continue reading Alumni Voices: Data-driven maker Sau Yee Chan

Alumni Voices: Meet Philip Nguyen, an entrepreneur scholar

Philip graduated from UCLA in Earth and Environmental Science and continued to a Master's and PhD program at Kyoto University under the MEXT scholarship program via university recommendation. Currently, he is the CEO and Co-founder of Gochiso – a platform that connects nonprofits, restaurants, and users to enable donations through every meal at no extra … Continue reading Alumni Voices: Meet Philip Nguyen, an entrepreneur scholar

Kansai: Get Ready For A Successful Job-Hunting In Japan

On Sunday, 28th October, 2018, MSA Kansai co-organized a career event with the Consortium of Universities in Hyogo and Kansai Economic Federation. Around 30 international students from many different countries participated. The event was designed entirely in English to help international students understand the nitty-gritties of the job-hunting process in Japan. In the first half, the company representatives … Continue reading Kansai: Get Ready For A Successful Job-Hunting In Japan

Alumni Voices: In conversation with Arianne Dumayas

Arianne Dumayas firmly believes that Japan is a land of opportunities if you are open to explore different possibilities. With this outlook, she was able to finish her studies and secure an academic position in Japan. Arianne is originally from the Philippines and came to Japan as a MEXT Scholar in 2008. She currently works … Continue reading Alumni Voices: In conversation with Arianne Dumayas