National Institute of Technologoy, Oyama College

Academic Calendar

First Semester

April 3 Entrance Ceremony
4 Opening Ceremony
3-5 Orientation for Freshmen
5 Regular Checkup
6 Beginning of First Semester
24 Anniversary of the School
May 16 Recommendatory Entrance Examination for Advanced Courses
22 First Semester Ballgame Tournament
June 1-7 Midterm Examination
16 Entrance Examination for Advanced Courses
23 Freshmen’s and Third Graders’ Parent-Teacher’s Meeting
30 Second and Forth Graders’ Parent-Teacher’s Meeting
July 25-31 Terminal Examination
August 2-9.14 Summer Vacation
4 Open Campus
September 26 Beginning of Second Semester

Second Semester

October 13 Advanced Course Entrance Examination by Special Selection Methods for Adults Applicants
16 Second Semester Ballgame Tournament
November 3-4 Koryo Festival(College Festival)
10 Enrollment Examination to Fourth Year
22-29 Midterm Examination
December 25-1.4 Winter Vacation
January 19 Recommendatory Entrance Examination
February 6-13 Terminal Examination
17 Entrance Examination
March 19 Graduation Ceremony
20-31 Year-End Vacation

Information about Contest

1. KOSEN Robot Contest
ROBOCON provides an opportunity for young students who wish to become engineers to experience the pleasure of realizing ideas or manufacturing objects vying with others with their original ideas and technology. This event has attracted much attention from a wide stratum of people as many are surprised at the flexible creative abilities the students show in the robots they present, and this event has impressed many with the serious efforts shown by students. (Commonly known as ROBOCON)

2. KOSEN Programming Contest
This is a competition with ideas and their realization related to information technology (IT). The originality and creativity shown here are highly acclaimed by the IT industry and related fields of the organizing professional societies. (Commonly known as PROCON)

3. KOSEN Design Competition
Participants in this competition are mainly students majoring in civil engineering and architecture of technical colleges across the country, and this event aims to make students able to propose ideas for improvements to the living environment by offering solutions to a wide range of problems existing in everyday life situations. (Commonly known as DEZACON)

4. The Annual English Presentation Contest for Students in KOSEN
This event is comprised of a “Single contest” and a “Team contest”, and it is a competition for presentation and speech skills in English under the slogan “Students of technical colleges for fluency in English” to promote globalization of the perspectives of students who will play important roles in the industry of the future. An annual event where participants present high-level performances. (Commonly known as PRECON)