Student Interview with Chen Shiyu

Chen Shiyu

From China
AdvancedⅡ-2 / Kyoto Campus

Why did you decide to study in Japan?
First of all, I would like to study economics in Japan. Japan is the economic center of Asia. Japanese graduate school professors study their major strictly and earnestly. I would like to study this content properly and develop my new skills.
Why did you choose ISI?
The most special thing about ISI is that the international students are multi-national. Therefore, I also wanted to have cross-cultural exchange with students from different countries, aiming to interact with students from different countries.
What do you think was the best thing of enrolling in ISI?
The building of the Kyoto Campus is new, the study environment is beautiful, and the teachers at the office are kind and helpful. Also, I thought the classes were rich and interesting.
What did you work hard on with your teachers and classmates. in your job searching and college preparation?
I worked hard with my teachers in preparing for college. My teachers guided me through my research plan and interviews and gave me detailed information about the graduate school I wanted to attend. They also helped me prepare the necessary documents for the application process. Thank you from the bottom of my heart.
What was helpful in your job search/college preparation?
The teachers taught me my pronunciation and speaking skills, and taught me Japanese etiquette and civility, from how to behave to how to behave during interviews. They also gave me detailed explanations about the documents required for activities.
What is your future dream?
My future dream is to be a writer. When I have time, I would like to volunteer to help protect the animals of the earth and the environment.
What would you tell to those who want to study in ISI?
You should work hard on your studies and at the same time, you should definitely attend a lot of school events. In this world, studying is not the absolute best, but various interesting experiences are the most important. Stay healthy and make your dreams come true.