5th NTT-BRL school at NTT Atsugi R&D Center
November 24-27, 2009




General Info.







Ph.D students or master's course students who have knowledge in materials science and materials physics can apply for this school. Japanese students are acceptable as well, but be sure that all seminars are given in English. The number of participants is limited to approx.30. Applicants are required to register online by filling out the application form on the web site.

Financial Support


NTT will cover the following expenses for Ph.D or master's course students:

* Round trip airfare between your airport and Narita (Tokyo) Airport.
* Accommodation fee including breakfast for 5 nights from Nov. 23 to Nov.28.
* Lunch during the school.

Please note that NTT will NOT cover the following expenses:
* All domestic transportation expenses such as the fare between Narita and Hon-Atsugi Station.
* Most of the dinners during the school will be provided. However please note that additional meals should be covered at your personal expense.

A valid travelerfs insurance policy is required to attend this school.

For Ph.D. or masterfs course students who belong to the university in Japan,
NTT will cover the following expenses:
* All domestic transportation expenses including round-trip airfare.
* Accommodation fee including breakfast for 5 nights from Nov. 23 to Nov. 28.
* Lunch during the school.

The remittance of your airfare will be credited to your bank account one month after the school.
Participants who use air travel must purchase discount tickets and acquire NTT's authorization before purchasing.
Please note that presentation of a receipt will be necessary to process your claim.

Passport & Visa


All the Ph.D students or masterfs course students must have valid passports when entering Japan. In addition, persons coming from certain countries must have visas issued by Japanese consul in their countries. Please check with your travel agent. Participants who require visas should allow plenty of time for their application to be processed. For details, please contact your nearest Japanese Embassy or Consulate. If required, NTT's staff will help in procuring visas.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan: http://www.mofa.go.jp/j_info/visit/visa/index.htm

Traveler's insurance


Participants need to prepare traveler's insurance in your country and
send a copy of the insurance certificate to us by fax: +81-46-270-2358
or e-mail before your departure.