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Okayama University

岡山大学 (okayamadaigaku) 

Discovery Program for Global Learners

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Discovery Program for Global Learners
4
Bachelors
(Arts and Sciences)
Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar: quarter
Entry Timing: Apr. Oct.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Jun. / Oct. / Dec.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
Syllabus
Link
List of Courses and Schedule
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English

Available
Link
ディスカバリー・プログラムでは、国内外から集まった1学年60人の学生(国内・海外とも30人程度)が、アカデミック・アドバイザーの履修指導の下、自分で履修プログラムを組み立てる。「学部・学科横断型マッチング・トラック」と「ディスカバリー専修トラック」のいずれかの選択が可能であり、後者は主に英語で提供する科目を履修する。3つのクラスター「持続可能性のための超域科学」、「文化的多様性とコミュニティ」、「社会イノベーションと起業」の選択が可能。

Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)
Discovery Program Office
81-86-251-7915
info_discovery@adm.okayama-u.ac.jp
Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures and App Form
School Overview
Link
Application Form
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
Exchange Programs with Partner Institutions Overseas

Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholarship

Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2020

total
199
Students

Students

Faculty

As of May 1, 2020

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
14
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    199:14

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
5
2
7
50
Female
7
7
50
International Faculty
1
3
4
28

Campus Location

Campus
Tsushima Campus
1-1-1 Tsushima-naka, Kita-ku, Okayama 700-8530 Japan, Okayama Google Map
Access Map
Location Type
Metropolitan
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
  • Muslim-friendly food provided in the cafeteria and elsewhere (not certified Halal)
  • Free Wi-Fi for students

Entrance Exam for International Students

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
International Application
Link
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilities
  • Consideration given to location of exam room (e.g., distance from restroom and elevator)
  • Other special measures such as use of walking sticks, hearing aids, wheelchairs, and specially made desks, etc.
Transfer within the Institution
Transfer from Another Institution
Options for Testing / Qualifications
  • Requires English language proficiency (Any other English Proficiency level Equipment to Entrance Qualification (not specified))
Remarks
  • Online application available
  • Examination fees and other charges payable by credit card or online payment system
  • Exams offered outside Japan/interviews during admissions screening conducted abroad (including instances where applicants may come to Japan before receiving an admission decision)
  • Travel to Japan not required before admission procedure
Application Timing
Jan. / Oct. / Dec.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)
  • Comprehensive selection

Tuition and Fees

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Third Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Fourth Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Link
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
First Year   1,165 yen
Second Year   1,165 yen
Third Year   1,165 yen
Fourth Year   1,165 yen
Link

Special Payment Arrangements

Scholarships/Loans

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