• Health Insurance Card

    Health Insurance Card Through its social insurance provider, OIST provides a health insurance card to all employees and their dependent family member...

  • Special Dining Options

    Special Dining Options Okinawa may be a small island, but you can find cuisine from all over the world, suitable to many different d...

  • Useful Link

    Guide Book "Living in Okinawa" for print(PDF) Map of OKINAWA (PDF) Map of Onna-son (Japanese) About Campus Address Book ...

  • About Onna-Son

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  • Okinawan Food

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  • About Okinawa

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  • What is an Inkan?

    In Japan, inkan (also called “hanko”) are used instead of signatures to close contracts and as an acknowledgement of understanding between di...

  • Leaving Okinawa

    OIST does not provide the same level of support when you leave as when you arrive. However, the relocation team will provide you with information that...

  • OIST Facilities

    Facillities Medical Center OIST Medical Center is a medical team composed with OIST Clinic and Health Center. We aim to provide comprehensive health...

  • Residence Card and Visa

    Please contact the Relocation Team for residence card renewal and information to apply for the highly skilled visa.   Residence Card ...