WELCOME TO OIST!
Congratulations on becoming a graduate student at OIST!
The whole OIST community is looking forward to welcoming you to Okinawa.
Please complete two important steps to begin your study at OIST.
Visa for International Students
If you are an international student, you must have "Student" visa prior to your arrival in Japan. Please check the information and start the application process 3months prior to your start date, or after 3months, ASAP.
If you already have valid Japanese visa or hold residence card here.
Information for Relocation to Okinawa
Details of relocation, insurance, on-campus apartment, student buddy system, what to bring, etc.
GS Information Session Slide
Tips from Resource Center
Drive in Japane (web)
Visit Okinawa Japan e-brochure(web)
OnnaTravel navi (pdf)
Student Orientation Guide (by Student Assembly)(pdf)
Onna-son Restaurant Area Map