Yokohama National University
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Yokohama National University

横浜国立大学  (よこはまこくりつだいがく)  / YNU

Graduate School of Urban Innovation

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Department of Architecture and Urban Culture【建築都市文化専攻】
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering【修士(工学)】/ Master of Philosophy【修士(学術)】)
Department of Infrastructure and Urban Society【都市地域社会専攻】
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering , Master of Philosophy in Infrastructure Management【修士(工学)】/ Master of Philosophy【修士(学術)】)
Department of Urban Innovation【都市イノベーション専攻】
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Engineering , Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering【博士(工学)】 / Doctor of Philosophy【博士(学術)】)
Academic Calendar

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr. Oct.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Oct.

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr. Oct.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Oct.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
Syllabus
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
Available
Link


Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
Available
Link


Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)


Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures and App Form
School Brochures
Link
School Features
Criteria for Awarding Degrees
Supplementary Japanese Language Class
Available
Link
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Japanese Language Course at an Affiliated School (Separate Admission Process for the University)

Study Abroad Programs (Incl. in and outbound) / Length of Program
Study Abroad Programs
Link
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs
Students may Apply
Link
MEXT Research Students Scholarship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2022

total
340
Students

Students

Number of International Graduated Students Local Students
119 221

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
109
Number of Spring International Admissions
18
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
7
Number of Graduating Students in 2022 (International Students)
120 ()
Completion Rate in 2022
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2022

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
4
Number of Spring International Admissions
2
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2022 (International Students)
15 ()
Completion Rate in 2022
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2022

Faculty

As of May 1, 2022

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
95
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    340:95

Number of International Academic Staff/Faculty Members (by Gender)

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
42
27
69
72
Female
12
14
26
27
International Faculty

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2022

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
7
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
95

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
0
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
10
Main Pathways for International Students
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
Information on Career Prospects
Internships and Other Opportunities
  • Internships/training in Japan (Convert not to credit)
Career Support

Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Entrance Exam for International Students

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilities
Transfer within the Institution
Transfer from Another Institution
Options for Testing / Qualifications
Remarks
  • Examination fees and other charges payable by credit card or online payment system
Application Timing

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

  • General
  • Entrance examination provisions for international students

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

  • General
  • Special selection for working adults
  • Entrance examination provisions for international students

Tuition and Fees

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Link
Admission Fee
282,000 yen

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Third Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Link
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
68,602 yen
Estimated Food Cost (Per Month)
27,549 yen
Estimated Textbooks and Supplies Cost (Per Month)
5,323 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

Late Payment Plan
Installment Payment Plan
Tuition Waivers
Student may Apply for Waiver or Reduction of Tuition
Link

Scholarships/Loans

Grants (All Students may Apply)
Available
Grants (All International Students may Apply)
Available Link
Loans (All Students may Apply)
Available Link
Details