Hitotsubashi and CEU Business School Launch Exchange and Academic Partnership

October 30, 2015

The Graduate School of International Corporate Strategy (ICS) at Hitotsubashi University and CEU Business School entered into a broad-based exchange and academic partnership. ICS Dean and Professor Kazuo Ichijo and CEU Business School Dean Mel Horwitch signed an agreement to promote academic cooperation and student exchangeat the Hitotsubashi ICS campus in Tokyo on October 21.

“Our collaboration with CEU Business School will surely have a bigger impact on research, teaching and global economy and politics since Hungary is now at the center for global geopolitical issues. We are looking forward to various exciting collaborations with CEU Business School to drive innovation for the world," sDean Ichijo stated.

“It is a great honor for CEU to be associated and working with such a distinguished institution as Hitotsubashi—one of the premier business schools in Asia. We look forward to a long and fruitful partnership with our friends at this wonderful school, especially in the areas of knowledge management and innovation, helping to further already strong ties between Japan and the CEE, commented Dean Horwitch. 

This new academic and exchange partnership covers such areas as MBA student and faculty exchanges and joint scholarly and educational projects, including academic conferences, non-degree executive education and collaborative research. Receiving degrees from both schools is also a possibility for qualified exchange students.