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Science Summer Program
Yokohama City University organizes an annual Science Summer Program, whereby students from various countries participate. The program lasts for about one week, and takes place in one or more YCU campuses, as well as some external facilities. The main theme for each year varies, but are related to the university's main scientific disciplines. The participating students will have the chance to join lectures by YCU’s esteemed academicians, participate in workshops, and give presentations. The students will also get the chance to go on excursions around Yokohama, including iconic areas such as Minato Mirai 21 and the Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse. (More Information)
International Academic Consortium for Sustainable Cities (IACSC)
The IACSC endeavors to develop cooperation, foster dialogues and discussions, encourage sharing of information and resources and promote conduct of research and collaborative activities between and among academic and research institutions. The goal of the consortium is to establish and strengthen the linkage between universities and the cities where they belong towards capacity building for a sustainable society. By focusing on three important components of the community namely urban planning, public health and environment, IACSC will be able to achieve its goal in the future. (More Information)