Kasetsart University held “Study in Japan Online Seminar” in cooperation with Study in Japan Regional Office in ASEAN

On 19 January 2021, Kasetsart University held “Study in Japan Online Seminar” in cooperation with Study in Japan Regional Office in ASEAN, Bangkok Branch.

The seminar was opened with a greetings form Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chamaipak Tayjasanant, Assistant to the President for international Affairs, Kasetsart University following by Welcoming and Opening speech by Asst. Prof. Dr. Kampanat Pensupar, Vice President for International Affairs, Kasetsart University.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chamaipak Tayjasanant
Assistant to the President for international Affairs
Kasetsart University

Asst. Prof. Dr. Kampanat Pensupar
Vice President for International Affairs
Kasetsart University

After the Welcoming and Opening speech, three Japanese researchers made presentations related to the following subjects from their professional point of view.
1.Why is Japan one of the best places to pursue agriculture/engineering (and the Japanese language and culture)?
2. What is your advice for universities, scholarship opportunities, and international student experiences?

(Speakers)
1. Prof. Eiji Nawata, Director of Kyoto University ASEAN Center (Tropical Agriculture Expert)

Prof. Eiji Nawata
Director of Kyoto University ASEAN Center

2. Prof. Yoshio Otani, Director of JSPS Bangkok Office (Nanoparticle Aerosol Science and Technology Expert)

Prof. Yoshio Otani
Director of JSPS Bangkok Office

3. Assoc. Prof. Ryoichi Tsutsumi, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Okayama University (Japanese Linguistic Expert)

Assoc. Prof. Ryoichi Tsutsumi
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Okayama University

Then three Thai Researchers made presentations regarding their experiences of studying and living in Japan.
(Speakers)
1. Dr. Jutiporn Thussagunpanit, Lecturer at Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agricluture, Kasetsrt University. (Graduated from University of Kyoto)

Dr. Jutiporn Thussagunpanit
Lecturer at Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agricluture
Kasetsrt University

2. Asst, Prof. Dr. Pattara Leelaprute, Lecturer at Department of Engineering, Kasetsert University. (Graduated from Osaka University)

Asst, Prof. Dr. Pattara Leelaprute
Lecturer at Department of Engineering
Kasetsert University

3. Dr. Thanasak Sirikanerat, Lecturer at Department of Linguistics, Faculty of Humanities, Kasetsert University. (Graduated from Tohoku University)

Dr. Thanasak Sirikanerat
Lecturer at Department of Linguistics, Faculty of Humanities
Kasetsert University

Following the three Thai researchers speech, “Study in Japan Information“ was introduced by Ms. Kamonrat Shenwirattanapith, Assistant Officer, Study in Japan Regional Office in ASEAN, Bangkok Branch.

Ms. Kamonrat Shenwirattanapith
Assistant Officer, Study in Japan Regional Office in ASEAN, Bangkok Branch

Finally Ms. Araya Bijaphala, Director of International Affairs Division, Kasetsart University delivered the closing speech.

The seminar ended successfully with about 20 attendees.