Fujitsu Introduces Management Scholarship

Fujitsu has announced the availability of a management scholarship for qualified in 18 countries and regions with a bachelor’s degree, at least three years of full-time work experience, and over 750 points in TOEIC. The scholarship covers the tuition for the Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge offered by Fujitsu-JAIMS Foundation, as well as airfare and living expense to enable the scholarship recipients to complete the management program carried out in four different countries. The application deadline is October 22, 2012, for the program starting in April 2013.

The Global Leaders for Innovation and Knowledge is a three-and-a-half-month certificate management program that provides continued education for experienced business professionals. The program features a course on knowledge management and innovation taught by Dr. Ikujiro Nonaka, who has been ranked as one of the “Top 20 Influential Business Thinkers.”  The program cultivates innovative leaders with practical wisdom through the acquisition of a broad spectrum of knowledge, including management theory, liberal arts, and methodology.  Not only the participants have opportunities to see successful cases of management in practice through site visits, they also digest the learning through synthesizing and applying into projects.

 Fujitsu established this scholarship program in 1985 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the company’s founding. The scholarship is aimed to provide the opportunity for people from the Asia-Pacific region and Hawaii, to contribute to their home countries by studying management at JAIMS. The scholarship has since been offered to 440 professionals.

3-Aug-2012 16:47:50