The Suzuki Foundation’s Program for Supporting Invited Foreign Researchers “Exchange program between Shizuoka University and Budapest University of Technology and Economics”


  • Eligible: Teachers, PhD students or final year Master’s students
  • Place of research: Shizuoka University, Hamamatsu campus (Japan)
  • Period of stay: three months or longer but one year or shorter
  • Allowances: Up to 300,000 JPY for teacher or 200,000 JPY for student per month


For the details of application procedures, past winners, and other information about this program, please visit the homepage:

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Based on the researchers exchange agreement between Budapest University of Technology and Economics (Hungary) and Shizuoka University (Japan), the two universities tied up with the Suzuki Foundation in 1999 and have been working on this project. The Suzuki Foundation has funded more than 10 researchers who came from Budapest University of Technology and Economics. The projects they have been working on include those for international collaborative research development.