Events specific to the graduate school.


Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 16:30

Anderson et al (2018) "Required growth facilitators propel axon regeneration across complete spinal cord injury" Nature, 561: 396-400.

Reviewed/presented for the journal club by PhD student Lina Koronfel from the Optical Neuroimaging Unit.

Zoom details will be announced closer to the date.


Saturday, March 21, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, March 28, 2020 (All day)


OIST サイエンスチャレンジ 2020ではOIST教員、ポスドク、博士課程学生による数々のセミナー(英語)を受講し、OISTで行われている研究を体験します。国際的な環境で博士課程において必要なスキル、より充実した博士課程の生活を送るための秘訣等を学びます。



Saturday, March 21, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, March 28, 2020 (All day)

Science Challenge 2020 has been cancelled due to the spread prevension of COVID-19

OIST Science Challenge workshop will be providing participants with a unique opportunity to extend their scientific education and experience research. We also offer valuable information and tips to help them prepare for a doctoral program. Through a series of activities with faculty, postdocs, as well as with PhD students, the participants will learn about research conducted at OIST, and skills needed to survive and enjoy a PhD life.

Airfare, travel insurance, accommodation, and meals during the workshop will be provided by OIST.


Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 14:00


OIST Caféでは、コーヒーを片手にOISTの学生や研究者と交流しながらOIST博士課程やリサーチ・インターンシップの紹介を行うフランクな会です。科学技術のフロンティアで行われている研究とは?大学院へ進学するために必要なスキルってなに?など、様々な質問にOISTのメンバーがお答えします!


Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 14:00

You better watch out, you better not cry, better not pout we're telling you why... because OIST Café is coming to town!


Tuesday, June 14, 2022 (All day) to Thursday, June 16, 2022 (All day)

2nd Admissions Selection Workshop for 2022


Tuesday, February 15, 2022 (All day) to Thursday, February 17, 2022 (All day)

1st Admissions Selection Workshop for 2022


Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 13:00

(OIST Cafe at University of Ryukyu - This program will be only in Japanese)





Friday, October 18, 2019 - 12:00

OIST Professor Nick Luscombe, OIST Alumni Dr. Mark Daly and OIST admission staff are coming to Imperial College London to introduce the fully-funded opportunities with OIST.


Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 16:00

Regular Tea Time will be at Grano from 4:30pm, after conclusion of the awards ceremony.


The Student Council have this year organized and decided upon a series of Excellence awards:

  • Award for Staff Excellence in Student Support
  • Award for Student Excellence in Community Service
  • Award for Student Excellence in Graduate Research

And have continued our teaching award:

  • Students' Choice Teaching Award


These were decided upon based on an open nominations process established by a committee which included representatives from staff, faculty, and students.

Please join us in celebrating the achievements of these wonderful staff and students!