Dear fellow forum members, I would like to remind you about the confidential nature of the documents the Centre made available for us, thus I ask of you to refrain from posting links to the documents provided, especially the SHORTLIST and the list of HOST COMPANIES on the public part of the forums.

Thank you

––– Airdawg

Any Statistics from previous years?

Vulcanus in Japan 2017-2018 Forum.
The Programme's main forum.
Here you will find pretty much everything related to Vulcanus in Japan. Information about this session and also previous sessions - applications, shortlisting, selection, etc.

English is mandatory.

Moderators: Ktrn, yez

User avatar
Posts: 15
Joined: 14 Oct 2016, 18:03
Has thanked: 9 times
Status: Offline

Any Statistics from previous years?

Postby arxakoulini » 20 Jan 2017, 17:10

I was wondering if we could know the ratio of total applicants/selected from any previous year. Even if no official data should exist, maybe a former participant could know or make a guess about that ratio.

Also, do they need to select X Engineers, Y Mathematician and so on?

For instance, the number of positions seems to vary between professions. So, are they looking to select a group of people corresponding to the positions in demand? I mean, during the upcoming shortlist selection period, are they gonna reject a good Mathematician e.g. because they have already selected enough of them -relatively to the positions available for Mathematicians-?

I hope you got my point. It would be nice to know how this kind of thing works.

Thanks in advance and good luck to all ! :D
Posts: 25
Joined: 10 Jan 2017, 14:57
Has thanked: 1 time
Been thanked: 3 times
Status: Offline

Re: Any Statistics from previous years?

Postby Ilias95 » 20 Jan 2017, 18:02

Regarding your first question, you can find some numbers here: ... 7_-faq.pdf
Posts: 4
Joined: 11 Jan 2017, 17:13
Been thanked: 1 time
Status: Offline

Re: Any Statistics from previous years?

Postby AleBK89 » 20 Jan 2017, 18:40

2016-2017: ~800 students applied - 150 shortlisted - 35 placements
2015-2016: ~700 - 120 - 45
2014-2015: ~900 - 120 - 45
2013-2014: ~900 - 120 - 25

Thanks! Good luck also to you!
Vulcanus alumnus (15-16)
Posts: 106
Joined: 23 Feb 2013, 17:35
Has thanked: 1 time
Been thanked: 22 times
Status: Offline

Re: Any Statistics from previous years?

Postby yez » 20 Jan 2017, 22:16

There are some comprehensive statistics on
Also shows the country participation (of selected).

zaragui wrote:I love yez so much...

Return to “Vulcanus in Japan”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest