• 1.2 Mission Statement

    The University shall conduct internationally outstanding education and research in science and technology, and thus contribute to the sustainable...

  • 1.1 Founding of the OIST Graduate University

    The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Promotion Corporation (OIST PC) was established on September 1, 2005, pursuant to the Independent Admi...

  • Fresh from the Printers

    The latest issue of OIST News, Issue No 12, published 15 October 2011, is here! It features Dr. Tsumoru Shintake’s physics career and a piece on...

  • OISTニュース最新号を掲載しました

      まだ印刷インクの匂いが残る完成したての第12号OISTニュース(平成23年10月15日発行)が届きました! &...

  • The IRONMAN at OIST

    If you were selected to swim 2.4 miles (3.9kms), cycle 112 miles (180kms), and run 26.2 miles (42.2kms) altogether, would you be ready for the challen...

  • OISTに鉄人あり

    もしあなたが水泳3.9キロメートル、自転車180キロ、フルマラソンを走るというとてつもない大会に出場すること...

  • Can You Teach Old Dogs New Tricks?

    An amazing learning period occurs during the early lives of both humans and song birds. This period unfortunately disappears early in life and finding...

  • 老犬に新しい芸を教えることができますか?

      人間にも鳴き鳥にも、生涯の早い段階で驚くべき学習期がありますが、残念ながら早い時期で終わって...

  • 沖縄の食材 = 長寿?

    長寿で有名な沖縄。多くの理由が挙げられているが、その一つが食生活。 自由に踊る沖縄の民族舞踊、カ...

  • Okinawan Food = Long Life?

    Okinawans are famous for their longevity. Many reasons have been proposed, one being diet. 99-year-old Kame Kina dances the Katcharsee – an Ok...