Registration for Global Link 2017 is now closed.

Thank you for your interest in applying to Global Link 2017. The application is completed and submitted online. Please note that you cannot save your progress as you go along. Therefore, carefully review the application instructions below before proceeding with the online application, especially sections four and five. The application deadline is Tuesday, February 14th, 2017. (February 15th 2:00pm Japan Time)

Global Link 2017の申し込みは終了しました。

Global Link 2017にご関心をお寄せくださり、ありがとうございます。申し込み手続きはすべてオンラインで行われます。申請書をいったん保存し、後日再開することはできませんので、ご記入前に、手続きの説明(特にセクション4と5)をよくお読みください。提出締め切りは、2017年2月14日です。(日本時間2月15日午後2時)






  1. 申請者の氏名、連絡先等の情報

  2. 大学での成績、活動等の情報

  3. 自己紹介、海外経験

  4. 小論文
    - Global Linkへの参加動機(プログラムを通して得たいともの) 
    - 今までの人生の中でもっとも困難な体験と、それを乗り越えた方法について。 (いずれも500ワード以内字)

  5. 推薦状












In order to apply to Global Link, you must be an undergraduate student enrolled at ICU.

Application Instructions

The online application has five sections:

  1. General Contact Information

  2. Academic Information & Activities
    This section will ask you about your student status, expected year of graduation, major/minor, and current GPA. You will also be asked to list any student clubs you belong to, as well as your interests and/or hobbies.

  3. Biography & International Experience
    In this section, you must include a short biography describing yourself. You will also be asked about any international experience you have.

  4. Application Essays
    In this section, you will be asked the following two questions:
    - Why do you want to participate in Global Link? What do you hope to gain from participating in the program? (500 words max.)
    - What has been the most difficult situation in your life? How did you overcome it? (500 words max.)

  5. Letter of Recommendation
    In this section, you must include the name and email address of the individual who will write your recommendation letter. Please note that your recommender must be an ICU faculty member, preferably your advisor. He/she must submit his/her recommendation letter through an online form. Please share the following link with your recommender:

Decision Release

You will be notified whether or not you are accepted to the program on February 24th, 2017.

Thanks again and we look forward to reviewing your application.