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National

Shiga University

滋賀大学 (shigadaigaku) 

Graduate School of Data Science

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Data Science
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Data Science)
Data Science
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Data Science)
Academic Calendar

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

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

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Oct.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)
Administrative Office (Economics and Data Science)
+81-749-27-1030
ksyomu@biwako.shiga-u.ac.jp
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
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
Short-term Study Abroad to Japan
Link 6 mos / 1 yr
Short-term Study Abroad Programs from Japan
Link up to 2 wks / 1 mo / 6 mos / 1 yr
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholarship

Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2021

total
72
Students

Students

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

Number of Spring Admissions
43
Number of Spring International Admissions
0
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
1
Number of Graduating Students in 2021 (International Students)
23 (0)
Completion Rate in 2021
100 %
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2021

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
3
Number of Spring International Admissions
0
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0

Faculty

As of May 1, 2021

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
25
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    72:25

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
12
11
0
0
23
92
Female
1
1
0
0
2
8
International Faculty
0
1
0
0
1
4

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2021

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

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
0
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
23

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

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
Available
Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Hikone campus
522-8522,1-1-1 Bamba,Hikone, Shiga Google Map
Access Map
Location Type
Suburban
Facilities and Services
  • Athletic grounds and facilities (e.g., gyms)
  • Facilities for extracurricular activities
  • Rest areas
  • Computer rooms
  • Environments for independent learning other than the library (e.g., learning commons)
  • Barrier-free universal design
  • Cafeteria/On-campus store
  • Free Wi-Fi for students

Entrance Exam for International Students

As at 17th 12 2021

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
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
Application Timing

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)

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

  • General
  • Special selection for working adults

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

  • General

Tuition and Fees

As at 17th 12 2021

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
Other Charges
First Year   39,930 yen
Second Year   0 yen
Link

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
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
First Year   47,370 yen
Second Year   0 yen
Third Year   0 yen
Link
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
51,505 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

As at 17th 12 2021

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

Scholarships/Loans

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