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Topics September 27, 2019

New PEAK and GPEAK students begin their journey on Komaba Campus

New PEAK and GPEAK students arrived at the Komaba Campus and began their campus life at the University of Tokyo. The 37 undergraduate and 22 graduate students, admitted to the university through a highly selective process, thus embarked on their journey to pursue studies at UTokyo.

The PEAK/GPEAK Welcome Ceremony was held by the College of Arts and Sciences at the Komaba Campus in the afternoon of September 20, 2019, following the university's Matriculation Ceremony on the Hongo Campus in the morning. Close to 130 participants gathered to celebrate the start of the PEAK and GPEAK students' life at the university.

Words of welcome presented at the ceremony by Professor Ohta Kunihiro, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, can be viewed at the following link on the college's website: http://www.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp/eng_site/info/about/message/peakgpeak20190920/

PEAK is a four-year undergraduate degree program, which offers two tracks: Japan in East Asia and Environmental Sciences. GPEAK offers graduate programs in Global Society (GSP) and Environmental Sciences (GPES).

All of these programs are taught entirely in English. For detailed information, please visit:

http://peak.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp/ for PEAK

http://gsp.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp/ for GSP-GPEAK

http://gpes.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp/index.html for GPES-GPEAK

New PEAK and GPEAK students with the dean, vice dean and PEAK faculties

Dean Ohta presents words of welcome to new students.

A new student representative addresses the audience.

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