Beijing Institute of Technology
5 South Zhongguancun Street, Haidian District, Beijing, China/ 8610.6891.1152/ english.bit.edu.cn
Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT) is a public university with a traditional focus on science and technology but developing into other areas such as management and humanities. The Institute emphasises ethics in scholarship, discovery of truth, and contribution to mankind through profound academic accomplishments.
Central South University
932 Lushan S Rd, Yuelu Qu, Changsha Shi, Hunan Sheng, China/ 8673.1888.76114/ en.csu.edu.cn
The school of Architecture and Art, Central South University, was founded in 2012. The School is merged by former College of Art and former College of Architecture and Urban Planning. It is a comprehensive school which includes art education, scientific research, design practice and artistic performance. It is a new-type school with the conceptions of “Comprehensive Art”, “Synthesized Design” and “Diversified Creativity”. The school has 117 teaching and administrative staffs, including 16 professors, 30 associate professors, 65 lecturers and 2 assistant lecturers. Among the academic staffs, 9 are granted doctoral advisors and 50 are granted master’s supervisors.
Erzene Mahallesi, Gençlik Caddesi, 35040 Bornova/İzmir, Turkey/ 9023.2311.1010/ www.ege.edu.tr
As the educational and cultural focal point of İzmir, Ege University takes its place in the middle with its half a century long history. The University is built in one of the largest districts of the city, Bornova. The campus located in Bornova offers a 3450 decare space full of buildings that provide the people and the students with educational, cultural and sport related service.
Kemalpaşa Mahallesi, 54050 Serdivan/Sakarya, Turkey/ 9026.4295.5454/ www.sakarya.edu.tr
Sakarya University was founded in 1970 by Sakarya Engineering and Architecture College, which aims to raise individuals with all kinds of equipments required by contemporary civilization. This school was transformed into the Sakarya State Academy of Architecture and Engineering in 1971. Our university is the first and only state university with the "EFQM Excellence Competence Level Quality Certificate" with the ISO-2002 Quality Certificate, which is the first and only state university that has completed the academic and technical infrastructure rapidly among the universities established after 90,
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Hauz Khas, New Delhi, Delhi 110016, India/ 9111.2659.7135/ www.iitd.ac.in
Established in 1961 under the Institutes of Technology Act of the same year, the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) is a public research university. Under its founding legislation, it was declared to be an Institute of National Importance. There are nine subject areas in which IITD offers a Bachelor of Technology. IITD comprises11 multi-disciplinary centres as well as three schools of excellence. Its mission is to generate new knowledge and engage in cutting-edge research.. Situated in South Delhi’s affluent Hauz Khas neighbourhood, the IITD campus spans 325 acres and is built to resemble a city of its own, complete with gardens, roads and residential complexes. The campus is divided into four zones, with male and female accommodation in the Student Residential Zone, a Faculty and Staff Residential Zone, the Academic Zone and the Student Recreational Area, comprising a football stadium, cricket ground, basketball courts, a hockey field, swimming pool and tennis courts.
Japan, 〒151-0063 Tokyo, Shibuya, Tomigaya/ 8133.4672.211/ www.u-tokai.ac.jp
Tokai University is a private university established by Dr. Shigeyoshi Matsumae in1942. “Tokai" of “Tokai University" refers to the sea to the east of Asia, namely the Pacific Ocean, and symbolizes the desire to foster a rich spirit and broad perspectives. Tokai University consists of 8 campuses in Sapporo, Takanawa, Yoyogi, Shonan, Isehara, Shimizu, Kumamoto, and Aso, which are comprised of 21 schools and colleges made up of 79 departments, majors, and programs. Its graduate schools and professional graduate schools offer roughly 50 programs. The total student population is approximately 30,000.
4026 Yatai St, Nanguan Qu, Changchun Shi, Jilin Sheng, China, 130022/ 8643.18849.9001/ www.jluedu.tech
There are three major academic departments at College of Arts which are authorized as first-level disciplines: Department of Dance and Music, Department of Fine Arts, and Department of Design. Majors in the Department of Dance and Music include Music Performance, Musicology and Composition, and Theories of Composition; majors in the Department of Fine Arts include Painting, which is divided into oil painting, traditional Chinese painting, and watercolor painting; majors in the Department of Design include Visual Communication Design, Environmental Design, and Product Design.The College’s prerogative is to invite famous artists and scholars as visiting professors for lecturing and academic exchanges. In order to master current and new concepts, new ideas, new methods, and new trends among different art schools, the College has established excellent academic exchange relationships with art academies in the US, the UK, and Russia, from which countries artists are regularly invited to give lectures.
Japan, 〒102-8160 Tokyo, Chiyoda, Fujimi, 2 Chome/ 8133.264.9240/ www.hosei.ac.jp
The Graduate School of Humanities traces its roots back to the Literature Department, which was established in 1922. Today, the school’s doors are open to researchers and students who want to become professionals in their field, as well as to working adults and others wishing to update and upgrade their knowledge and skills. To respond to the needs of various students, the school has formulated a curriculum that is diverse yet easy to follow. Furthermore, in 2011, the International Japanese Studies Institute was added to provide interdisciplinary education across the majors within the school. With this institute providing a diverse curriculum regardless of major, the Graduate School of Humanities has boldly reinvented itself.
193 Tunxi Rd, Baohe Qu, Hefei Shi, Anhui Sheng, China, 230001/ 8655.162.901.000/ www1.hfut.edu.cn
Hefei University of Technology, one of the key universities in China, is directly under the Ministry of Education. It is situated in Hefei, the capital of Anhui Province, which is also known as a green city and as an important base of science and education in China. From 2005, the University is supported by the government under the State 211 Project. Now the University has 17 schools and departments, 46 research institutes and several key disciplinary areas. It also has provided a unique plan--Changjiang Scholars Award Program to invite those famous professors at home and abroad to work here.
Pusan National University
2 Busandaehak-ro 63beon-gil, Jangjeon 2 (i)-dong, Geumjeong-gu, South Korea/ 8251.512.0311/ www.pusan.ac.kr
PNU, the true university that lives up to the values of truth, freedom and service, is creating a new value system based on a humanitarian spirit and its insights on the trends of the times. PNU provides and realizes a future vision for society through academic research and HR development, contributing to the development of humanity and society. PNU pursues truth, and conducts education and research for academic advancement based on imagination and creativity. It is securing global competitiveness as a true university that represents Korea, while developing talents with creativity and extensive knowledge, who have insights on the times and are actively engaged in their communities and society as a whole.
China Agricultural University
17 Qinghua E Rd, Haidian Qu, Beijing Shi, China/ 8610.6273.6336/ www.cau.edu.cn
China Agricultural University is a university in Beijing, People's Republic of China specializing in agriculture, biology, engineering, veterinary medicine, economics, management, humanities and social science. It was formed in 1905 through the merger of the Beijing Agricultural University and the Beijing Agricultural Engineering University. At present there are around 12,500 undergraduate and 7,000 graduate students in the university. The new gymnasium hosted the wrestling events during the 2008 Summer Olympics. CAU is designated as part of both Project 985, to create world class universities in China, and Project 211, to raise the research standards of universities.
American University of Beirut
Bliss, Beirut, Lebanon/ 9611.350.000/ www.aub.edu.lb
AUB is an institution of higher learning founded to provide excellence in education, to participate in the advancement of knowledge through research, and to serve the peoples of the Middle East and beyond. Chartered in New York State in 1863, the university bases its educational philosophy, standards, and practices on the American liberal arts model of higher education. The university believes deeply in and encourages freedom of thought and expression and seeks to foster tolerance and respect for diversity and dialogue. Graduates will be individuals committed to creative and critical thinking, life-long learning, personal integrity and civic responsibility, and leadership.
Dhaka - Mymensingh Hwy, Bangladesh/ 8801.824.841.299/ www.nu.edu.bd
National University, Bangladesh is a parent university of Bangladesh that was established by an Act of Parliament as an affiliating University of the country to impart graduate and post-graduate level education to the students through its affiliated colleges and professional institutions throughout the country. It is the 2nd largest university in the world according to enrolment. The headquarter is in Gazipur, on the outskirts of Dhaka.
Japan, 〒390-8621 Nagano Prefecture, Matsumoto, Asahi/ 8126.3354.600/ www.shinshu-u.ac.jp
Shinshu University is a national university consisting of eight faculties (Arts, Education, Economics, Science, Medicine, Engineering, Agriculture, Textile Science and Technology), eight graduate schools (Arts, Education, Industrial and Social Studies, Science and Technology, Agriculture, Medicine, Inter-disciplinary Graduate School of Science and Technology, Law) and several other affiliated institutions such as the University Library, University Hospital, Center for Health, Safety and Environmental Management, Integrated Intelligence Center, Interdisciplinary Cluster for Cutting Edge Research (ICCER).
Ming Chuan University
No. 250, Section 5, Zhongshan North Road, Shilin District, Taipei City, Taiwan 111/ 8862.2882.4564/ mscc.mcu.edu.tw
In recent years, the study of Mandarin Chinese has gradually become a global phenomenon. Within the global diasporas of ethnic Chinese searching for their roots and identities, the majority hope that through Mandarin studies their children will be able to develop a profound understanding of Chinese culture and language, and empathy for their heritage. Moreover, international personages have come into contact with Chinese language and culture through participation in Chinese political, economic and cultural exchange activities; this has created an increasingly positive international atmosphere for the study of Mandarin language. Finally, many international students, because of a particular academic interest, work requirement, or life exigency, weigh up Taiwan’s lifestyle and its political and economic environment and choose to spend a period of time studying Mandarin in Taiwan.
Singapore Management University
81 Victoria St, Singapore 188065/ 6568.280.100/ www.smu.edu.sg
Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge. SMU aspires to generate leading edge research with global impact as well as to produce broad-based, creative and entrepreneurial leaders for the knowledge-based economy. SMU is committed to an interactive, participative and technologically-enabled learning experience. Towards this end, it will provide a rewarding and challenging environment for faculty, staff and students to kindle and sustain a passion for excellence.
3-4-1 Kowakae, Higashiosaka City, Osaka 577-8502, Japan/ 8166.7212.332/ www.kindai.ac.jp
Kindai University offers learning for the real world—a focus that puts our research programs at the international forefront of addressing complex food supply, energy, and environmental issues. With vibrant campuses, compelling curricula, and practical field studies, Kindai University shapes caring global citizens who can inspire trust and respect.
8050 Ikarashi 2-no-cho, Nishi-ku, Niigata, 950-2181, Japan/ 8125.262.7628/ www.niigata-u.ac.jp
Featuring nine faculties, five graduate schools, two professional schools, two research institutes and a university hospital, Niigata University is a large-scale university covering a comprehensive range of academic fields-including humanities and social sciences, natural sciences, medical and dental sciences and much more. Niigata University endeavors to promote distinctive, world-class research within each of these various fields.
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
No. 43, Section 4, Keelung Rd, Da’an District, Taipei City, Taiwan 106/ 8862.2733.3141/ www-e.ntust.edu.tw
The National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST), commonly referred to as Taiwan Tech, is a public/national technological university located in Taipei, Taiwan. Taiwan Tech was established in 1974, as the first and the leading higher education institution of its kind within Taiwan's technical and vocational education system. The university is ranked 260 among world universities (subject ranking: Engineering/Technology: 122) in the Times Higher Education-QS World University Rankings 2015. The university is also ranked 45 among Asian universities) in the Times Higher Education-QS World University Rankings 2015. NTUST Taiwan was also ranked as Asia's 10th best institute in science and technology.
Ferdowsi University of Mashhad
Iran, 9177948974Azadi Sq., Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi/ 9851.3880.5000/ en.um.ac.ir
The general aim of the Faculty of Architecture, Urbanism and Islamic Art (founded in 2005 in Ferdowsi University of Mashhad) is to train students capable of entrepreneurship in the field of Architecture and Urbanism. Inline with the growth of post-graduate students, the main educational objective of this faculty is to foster specialists in interdisciplinary fields demanded by industry and society. To achieve this objective we attempt to provide students with the skills to cope with today's urban challenges. Strengthening and enhancing the Centers for Excellence in Sustainable Space Design and Green Architecture in East of Iran and Central Asia are the major future goals of the Faculty of Architecture, Urbanism and Islamic Art.