Contact

Center for World Premier International Research Center Initiative (WPI Program Center)
  Miyuki Yabuno
  Asako Hasegawa
  Ryoichi Hanatate
  Gento Tadakara
  Hiroko Eto
Kojimachi Business Building 10F, 5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083, JAPAN
TEL+81-3-3263-0967
FAX+81-3-5214-7812
MAILjspstoplevel@jsps.go.jp

MEXT
Basic Research Promotion Division, Research Promotion Bureau, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
3-2-2 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8959, JAPAN
TEL+81-3-5253-4111(ext.4244)
FAX+81-3-6734-4074
MAILtoplevel@mext.go.jp

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World Premier International Research Center (WPI) Initiative

PROGRAM OUTLINE

Over recent years, global competition in recruiting the best and the brightest researchers has intensified, thus the phenomenon of global brain circulation is enhancing. Nine research centers are tackling great challenges in order to establish “Highly visible research centers” ,which attract top-notch researchers from all over the world and further improve the quality of Science and Technology.