From 12 May to 25 May, 2015, three teaching staff members of the Institute of Technology in Mongolia (IET), Mr. Purevdorj Munkhbayar (Vice-president), Mr. Ulambayar Bayarbat (mathematics) and Mr. Banzragch Ganzorig(information technology), visited Japan for a training program at National Institute of Technology Tomakomai Collage and National Institute of Technology Fukui College. This training aimed to deepen their understanding about teaching methods of specialized subjects, research facilities, practical education using experiments, and education system of KOSEN (College of Industrial Technology) with the cooperation of Japanese KOSEN colleges.
At both Tomakomai Collage and Fukui Collage, the teachers of IET had training on matters important for the establishment of KOSEN education system in Mongolia. These included KOSEN education system, school management, and guidance to students. The teachers observed classes in a laboratory at Tomakomai College to learn teaching methods using experiments. At Fukui College, they were also introduced to academic and career guidance system incorporating with internship schemes as well as the college's contribution to the local community through cooperation with local companies.