- 山形大学紀要. 社会科学 = Bulletin of Yamagata University. Social Science
- vol.44, no.1, pp.27-43, 2013-07-31
“Career Development Program for Foreign Students in Japan” pertained to the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology and Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry has been carried out by the MOT project in Graduate School of Science and Engineering in Yamagata University from October,2008 to September, 2011. This program is devoted to the Japan society education including skill education and Japanese language education for foreign students in order to enable them to find a job in Japanese corporation after the end of graduate school. A remarkable performance and achievement has been realized in this program in Yamagata University, and well learned around the country. Herein, the features of this program for foreign students via Industrial ‐ Academic ‐ Government cooperation will be elaborated, in conjunction with the review of the work of last few years. This research aims to show the achievements of foreign student education based on the local specialty of Yamagata area, and the remarkable influence on the globalization of local corporations by means of Industrial ‐ Academic ‐ Government cooperation in this program.