International Student Advisor

留学生相談

Okayama University offers international students a wide range of support and services to help them settle into life in Okayama. Students can receive advice for any concerns they may have about Okayama University and their life in Japan.

1. International Student Advisor

Advisor’s room

 Counselors in the Advisor's Room respond to the troubles and fears from international students and their families. The advice given here covers learning and study, scholarship and tuition, lodging and accommodation, entry and residing formalities, dependants' troubles and health problems.

Advising Room, Center for Global Partnerships and Education
Place
General Education Building C 1F
Phone
086-251-7401
E-mail Address
istudent@cc.okayama-u.ac.jp
Office Hours
Monday~Friday 9:00~16:00
List of International Student Advisors

April, 2017~March, 2018

Family Name First Name Sex Faculty/Graduate School Location Office Hour
Telephone
E-mail Address
Oka Masumi
M
Center for Global Partnerships and Education General Education Building C 1F Tue. Wed. Thu. 9:00~17:30◎
*Chinese is available.
TEL:086-251-7401
moka@cc.okayama-u.ac.jp
Uzuka Mariko
F
Center for Global Partnerships and Education
General Education Building C302 Mon.~Fri.10:00~17:30◎
Appointment only (by e-mail or at GP Office)
TEL:086-251-8533
muzuka@cc.okayama-u.ac.jp
Kobuchi Hirotsugu
M
Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry & Pharmaceutical Sciences Shikata Campus General Education Research Building 4F Monday 16:00~17:30 ◎
Appointment only(by e-mail)
hkobuchi@md.okayama-u.ac.jp
Tsutsumi Ryoichi
M
Graduate School of Humanities & Social Sciences Graduate School of Humanities & Social Sciences 5F #525 Wednesday 12:00~13:40◎
Appointment only (by e-mail)
tsunko@cc.okayama-u.ac.jp
Hirota Yoko
F
Graduate School of Humanities & Social Sciences Studies of Humanities & Social Sciences 5F #502 Appointment only (by e-mail)

TEL:086-251-7550
yokoh@okayama-u.ac.jp
Yasuba Kenichiro
M
Graduate School of Environmental & Life Schience Faculty of Agriculture 3F Thursday 16:00~17:30 ◎
TEL:086-251-8304
ysbken@okayama-u.ac.jp
Jimbo Shuji
M
Graduate School of Natural Science & Technology Faculty of Engineering 4th Building 7F #703 Thursday 16:20~18:30◎
TEL:086-251-8176
jimbo-s@okayama-u.ac.jp

 1.You can consult any advisor.
 2.◎=English is available.
 3.The schedule is subject to change.

The Advisor's Room offers various information and services for international students. 

2. Harassment Counseling

Students can receive counseling on campus for dealing with sexual, power, and/or academic harassment. If any such problem arises, please don’t keep it to yourself. The details of your counseling session(s) are kept strictly private. You can make an appointment by phone or e-mail.

Against Harassments

3. Peer Tutor Supporter

New students of Okayama University who have just arrived in Japan can receive assistance and advice from tutors regarding their studies, research and daily life. Each student is assigned a tutor by the university according to his/her respective field of study and based on the recommendation of the academic advisor. Please inquire with the Center for Global Partnerships and Education for the conditions and details.