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NEW Ajou GSIS Holds “Share Your Country Report” Event

  • 2022-04-08
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Ajou University Graduate School of International Studies (GSIS) held a “Share Your Country Report” event where students studying in the KOICA-Ajou Scholarship Program for Masters’ Degrees (Energy Studies) gave presentations on their home countries.

The event occurred in Yulgok Hall on March 22, 2022 and was attended by Jung Yong-hun, Department Chair of Energy Science and Policy, and 19 international students from 15 nations. Students in the masters’ degree program as part of the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) grant aid program are currently civil servants and public cooperation employees in their home countries.

The Share Your Country Report event was titled, “The effect of Covid-19 and COP 26 on my country's energy field and market.” Students presented information on energy and related issues in their home countries, based on what they were studying at Ajou University. 

Students in the KOICA-Ajou Scholarship Program for Masters’ Degrees (Energy Studies) study energy policy, including energy independence, incubating energy industries, green growth, climate change response, and energy education.

GSIS comprises six departments: International Business, International Trade, NGO Studies, International Development and Cooperation, Energy Studies, and Civil Society Studies.

The KOICA-Ajou Scholarship Program for Masters’ Degrees (Energy Studies) aims toward the attainment of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by providing quality education, achieving economic development, enabling climate change response, and contributing to partnership building.