EBA (Evidence Based Approach) to the Emergent Issues in Asia

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EBA Diversity Fieldwork 2022 (Pilot)

May – June, 2022

This EBA Fieldwork offered an opportunity for participants to think, learn and reflect about the question related to global issues. In this course, participants explored the question “How can Japan become a more inclusive place?” from the perspective of younger generations from the Brazilian community in Japan.

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About EBA

EBA project is the abbreviation for among Asia and Pacific university collaboration for Evidence Based Approach (EBA).  The project offers a curriculum to foster human resources capable to identify and tackle issues based on the evidence and analysis. EBA member universities jointly design the EBA course curriculum and offer courses in their own expertise to the students of all member Universities.
EBA provides a digital communication platform where students in different countries can study together on daily basis. In cyberspace, students and faculty members of all partners interactively teach/learn/discuss each other to encourage region-wide collaborative problem-solving. The program also offers fieldworks and Internships in the region, to provide a variety of experiences in the study fields, meeting with people and society in Asia.
KGRI: Keio University Global Research Institute
CCRC: Cyber Civilization Research Center
APRS: Asia Pacific Resilient Society


2022年4月23日 EBAフィールドワーク参加者募集 (慶應義塾大学の学生が対象) 申込締切: 5月5日 参加を悩んでいる学生は登録だけしてください!


2022.04.23 Call for participation in EBA Fieldwork (For Keio University students only)

This fieldwork will take a closer look at the younger generations of the Brazilian community in Japan, in particular those who live in remote areas. Through this activity, Keio students from different departments will be able to meet, explore and know more about immigration and ethnic and cultural diversity in Japan. This will be a great opportunity to think about the challenges and needs for building a more inclusive and sustainable society. For more details, please refer to the link below.
Learn More (PDF File) / 詳細はこちら (PDFファイル)

Member Universities and Partnership in Process


Keio University, Tokyo


Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka


University of Computer Studies (UCSY), Yangon / Yangon University of Computer Studies, Mandalay (UCSM), Mandalay


Chulalongkorn University (CHULA), Bangkok


University of Science Malaysia (USM), Penang / University of Malaya (UM), Kuala Lumpur


Brawijaya University (UB), Malang / Hasanuddin University (UNHAS), Makassar Institute of Technology Bandung (ITB), Bandung / Sam Ratulangi University (UNSRAT), Manado / Syiah Kuala University (USK), Banda Aceh


University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD), Manila


National University of East Timor (UNTL), Dili

EBA Curriculum

EBA offers curriculum for students of EBA member universities.
Throughout EBA Curriculum, students will learn not only EBA skills and knowledge but build human networks in the region.
Key skills students will learn
  • Information Technology: Scientific analysis with evidence based approach
  • Social Innovation: Realizing the solution in the society with an innovative way
  • Expert Knowledge: Deep knowledge and problem finding ability
  • Global Collaboration Skill: Discuss across borders to find out the solution
  • Cultural Understanding and Actions in The Field
  • Online Program: Learn EBA
    EBA member universities will offer various online courses for students. Students will expose to multiple universities’ knowledge, especially in four fields: data science, policy and governance, social innovation, and information technology.
  • Fieldwork Program: Practice EBA with peers in Asia and Pasific
    EBA offers a real environment where students practice their knowledge learned from the EBA, collaborate with students from overseas universities.
  • Internship Program: Connect academic learning with society
    EBA will provide opportunities for participation in internships domestic and overseas to develop one’s global careers using knowledge and experience in EBA.
Certificate of Achievement
Students who complete the course will receive a certificate of  EBA completion. Through in EBA curricurum, the student will become a person who lead the society and address the issues in the region.


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