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Engineering in Japan




Tokyo is the epitome of the word dichotomy. With thousand-year-old temples just around the corner from the most modern of skyscrapers, even the experienced traveler will find something to discover during their time in the world's largest metropolitan area. The evolution of the city lends itself to this analogy, as its beginnings stem from a tiny fishing village. Even transportation fits in with this analogy. Each day millions of people move about the city by walking on congested streets filled with cars and taxis that inch along. At the same time many more move about the country on the famous "bullet trains" that zip from one place to another at nearly 200 miles/hour. From those humble beginnings to the leading edge of business and technology, there's something for everyone in Tokyo.

View from above of the Tokyo skyline


This program has a no-drop policy. Students may not drop courses once the program has begun.

Courses Offered

  • IE 2324: Engineering Economic Analysis
  • CE 3309: Environmental Engineering

Program Fee

  • TBA

Program Dates

  • TBA

Program Open To

  • All TTU Engineering students

Program Fee Includes

  • Transportation to/from airport upon arrival and departure
  • Housing
  • Some meals
  • Local excursions
  • One-month Tokyo Metro public transportation pass

Program Fee Does Not Include

  • TTU tuition and fees
  • Airfare to/from Japan
  • Meals
  • Insurance ($1.76/day)
  • Education Abroad fee ($200)
  • Personal spending money

For more information:

Contact: Ashley Haseley

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