VVIP Visit


     <2017.1.3> Prof. Takaaki Kajita, Nobel Laureate in Physics-2015, Special University Professor of

    the University of Tokyo gave a lecture at the 104th Indian Science Congress.

     Prof. Kajita has generously given permission to allow our readers to view the precious documents used for the
     lecture. Please click the picture to open the file. (PDF 7,283KB) 


     <2016.11.12> Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India traveled from Tokyo to Kobe by Shinkansen, and visited

      a bullet train couch manufacturing factory of Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. in Hyogo Prefecture on the last day of his

      three day visit to Japan.  Accompanied Japanese Prime Minister Mr. Shinzo Abe and Indian PM Modi sat face to face
      in the shinkansen 1st class seats and had a conversation especially about safety operation in a comfortable atmosphere.



     <2016.10.31>  Prof. Takaaki Kajita, Nobel Laureate in Physics-2015 from ICCR (Institute for Cosmic Ray Research),  The

     University of Tokyo gave the lecture, "Atmospheric Neutrino Oscillations" at University of Delhi.

                            (Please click the photos for a closer look!)




<1957.10> The first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru visited The University of Tokyo and gifted the precious painting, the portrait of Tagore,Rabindranath.  (← Sorry this site is only available in Japanese language, but you can see the portrait.)

<1916.6> Sir Rabindranath Tagore, the first Asian Nobel Laureate in Literature in 1913, the soul of India, an eminent in various fields gave the historical lecture at some Japanese universities. Keio University is one of the universities.  Japan Woman's University has an article with picturesWaseda University owns a precious photo 'The message of India to Japan'  is the record of his lecture that was given at the Imperial University of Tokyo ( present The University of Tokyo) in 1916.   (Please click below the photos)      






< 2017.4.3>

 Mr. Anupam Awasthi, Deputy Chief Engineer of Indian Railways completed his Master’s degree in civil engineering in September 2016 and received the Dean’s Award from the School of Engineering at the University of Tokyo on March 23rd 2017.......(read more in PDF:149KB)  ★Summary of research (PDF340KB)   ★Experience of high speed train technology in Japan (PDF356KB)


<2016.11.10> JST SSP High School Students came from India under the SAKURA Exchange Program in Science, organized by JST (Japan Science and Technology Agency) , and visited UTokyo Hongo campus. The students had a great time by doing a tour in the Faculty of Science, School of Chemistry buildings with the guide of the belonged professor and by interacting with UTSAI members(Please see the photos)