War itself and the diseases which, after the war, decimated the civilian population, famine and the difficult economic reconstruction brought individual and social suffering to the forefront and imposed a new image of death. Memoirs, literature and especially visual arts reacted to the new challenges, expressing reflections, the traumas of the war generation, evoking pacifism and the distrust in moral progress. In accordance with the regulations of their respective universities, the students will be either undergraduates or postgraduate students who are able to take a year out - as a recognised part of their course or as a year off - or postgraduates. The European students are awarded grants Yen 1. Frustration and scepticism became generalized attitudes, especially among the intellectuals and the working class. The repercussions of the war upon the lives of civilians and demobbed soldiers, military men and prisoners of war returning to civilian life, were unpredictable and even tragic.
Industrial placements for EU students in Japan.
It starts in September and ends in August of the following year in order to accommodate the academic year in EU Member States. This programme aims to improve and stimulate the industrial co-operation and better mutual understanding between Japan and the EU. The objectives are: to study the range of advanced technologies employed by a leading Japanese host company; to learn Japanese and to understand and appreciate Japanese culture with a view to an enriching one year experience abroad; to be well placed in a future career to interact with Japanese businesses and people.
In accordance with the regulations of their respective universities, the students will be either undergraduates or postgraduate students who are able to take a year out - as a recognised part of their course or as a year off - or postgraduates. The students will have to provide a certificate of enrollment at the university prior to the starting of the programme.
The European students are awarded grants Yen 1.
There is no charge for the language course and seminar. Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic record, the opinion of their tutors, their knowledge of written and spoken English, their motivation, their attitude to EU-Japan relations and their ability to beneficii dating military man to a different culture.