Kyushu University (Japan) and the Mahidol University (Thailand) will host the 13th ASEAN in Today's World (AsTW) 2021.
AsTW is a two-week study program at the undergraduate level, designed to deepen understandings of ASEAN and East Asian affairs. Since 2009, the Kyushu University has organized the program with our partner universities in ASEAN countries, in cooperation with the ASEAN Secretariat and - the ASEAN University Network (AUN).
Due to the spread of COVID-19 across the globe, AsTW 2021 will be held ONLINE from 8th to 19th March. We welcome applicants from ASEAN countries and the rest of the world. The medium of instruction is English. The Kyushu University provides scholarships for the selected participants mainly from ASEAN countries.
For the details about AsTW 2021 online courses, please visit the website: AsTW online2021
For inquiries and submission of applications from universities in ASEAN countries, please e-mail:
Division of Student Affairs
999 Phuttamonthon 4 Road, Salaya, Nakhon Pathom 73170 Thailand
For inquiries and submission of applications from universities in non-ASEAN countries, please e-mail:
International Student Exchange Division,
744 Motooka, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka 819-0395 Japan
Tel. +81-92-802-2283 / Fax. +81-92-802-2287
The application deadline is 31st December, 2020.
Taking AsTW 2021 online courses will be an excellent opportunity for students to explore the potential of ASEAN and broaden their horizons in today’s globalized world.