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Notice of cancellation of Master's Graduation Ceremony FY2019

Dear students who will graduate this March, (March 18 updated)

It has already been announced that both the graduation ceremony and the celebration party of our course and department that were scheduled to be held on March 25 at Royal Pines Hotel Urawa were cancelled as a protective measure against the new coronavirus (COVID-19).

Although our faculties considered possible alternative ways to conduct the graduation ceremony within the premises of Saitama University, following the decision of cancellation of university’s graduation ceremonies (announced on 6th March -, we regret to inform you that we will not be holding the graduation ceremony this year.

The way to handout the graduation certificate, refund of party fee, and returning Student ID Card is announced as follows. We are very pleased to inform you that we will hold small graduation ceremony in each research group as shown below.

Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.


Professors in charge of 4th year students

(Prof. M Saitoh and Assist. Prof. T Saito)

Geotechnical Engineering for Disaster Mitigation SG

Seminar Room, 3F of Civil Engineering Building #3, 13:00-, March 25 (Wed).

Geosphere System Engineering SG

Meeting Room, 4F of Civil Engineering Building #3, 13:00-, March 25 (Wed).

Geo-environmental Engineering SG

Student Room, 4F of Civil Engineering Building #1, 15:00-, March 25 (Wed).

Structural Engineering SG

  • Date: 11:00-, March 25 (Wed).
  • Place: Seminar room 7, Bldg. of Research and Project

Structural Material SG

  • Date: 3/25 13:00-14:30
  • Place: 32th lecture room

The degree will be given to you by your supervisors at structural material lab. Finally, the group photo will be taken.

Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering Gr

  • Date: 16:00, March 25 (Wed).
  • Place: Meeting Room, 2F of Civil Engineering Building #1

Earthquake Disaster Prevention & Mitigation Gr

  • Date and time: 15:00 on March 25, 2020 (Wednesday)
  • Venue: Student Laboratory (Bldg. 1, 3rd Floor)

If you cannot participate at the indicated time and place, please contact your supervisor as soon as possible for further directions.

Transportation & Planning Gr

  • date: 3/25, 15:00
  • place: 410, 2nd Bldg., Dep’t of Civil and Environmental Engineering