NINJAL Tutorials

NINJAL Tutorials

Goals and Objectives of the Program

The purpose of the NINJAL Tutorial is to foster and support young researchers. This is a part of an Inter-University Research Institute's mission of "cooperation with society, contribution to society, and fostering of young researchers". A NINJAL Tutorial session is a training session where expert researchers provide instruction in current research methods and results.

Target Audience

Graduate school level, as a general rule.

  • Graduate students (enrolled in master’s programs or doctoral programs)
  • Those who have completed master’s programs or doctoral programs within the last 6 years, as a general rule.
  • Those engaged in professions specializing in relevant disciplines
  • Undergraduate students planning to pursue graduate programs, etc.


Free (Textbook fee is required)


  • For each tutorial, a certificate of completion will be given to those who have met all the requirements, including attending all the lectures and submitting reports.
  • Attendees are responsible for the cost of transportation to the site.

Details on Latest Events

Training Sessions

The 5th Training Session on Using Corpora

Date September 3, 2018 (10:00-12:00)

NINJAL Lectures on Japanese Linguistics (August 14-15, 2018)

Date August 14, 2018 (8:30-12:00)
August 15, 2018 (8:30-12:00)
VenueUniversity of Social Sciences and Humanities, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City

NINJAL Lectures on Japanese Linguistics (August 11-12, 2018)

Date August 11, 2018 (9:00-12:15)
August 12, 2018 (9:00-12:15)
VenueVietnam-Japan University, Vietnam National University, Hanoi

Seminar on 'Scalar Implicature'

Date July 4, 2018 (10:00-15:30)

NINJAL Parsed Corpus of Modern Japanese (NPCMJ) Tutorial

DateJune 21, 2018 (15:00-17:00)
VenueOkayama University