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Hiroshima University

広島大学 (Hiroshima Daigaku) 

Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Science)
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Informatics and Data Science)
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of International Cooperation Studies)
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Philosophy)
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy in Science)
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering)
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy in Informatics and Data Science)
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy in International Cooperation Studies)
Division of Advanced Science and Engineering
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy)
Joint International Master's Programme in Sustainable Development (Hiroshima University and Leipzig University)
Master's Program
2
Masters
(Master of Science)
Academic Calendar

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

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

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

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

Master's Program

Academic Calendar: quarter
Entry Timing: Apr. Oct.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Oct.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
Syllabus
Link
List of Courses and Schedule
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


Master's Program
Available
Link


Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)
Support Office for the fields of Engineering
082-424-7518
kou-gaku-daigakuin@offce.hiroshima-u.ac.jp
Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures and App Form
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
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs
Students may Apply
Link
MEXT Research Students Scholarship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications
  • Teacher's License
  • 1st-class Kenchikushi
  • 毒物劇物取扱責任者,危険物取扱者(甲種)

Students

As of May 1, 2020

total
529
Students

Students

Master's Program

Number of Spring Admissions
0
Number of Spring International Admissions
0
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
0 ()
Completion Rate in 2020
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2020

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

Number of Spring Admissions
476
Number of Spring International Admissions
32
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
33
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
0 ()
Completion Rate in 2020
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2020

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
53
Number of Spring International Admissions
14
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
2
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
0 ()
Completion Rate in 2020
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2020

Faculty

As of May 1, 2020

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
379
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    529:379

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
131
115
4
99
349
92
Female
2
10
2
16
30
7
International Faculty
2
10
29
41
10

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2020

Master's Program

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

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

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

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
0
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
0
Main Pathways for International Students
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
Information on Career Prospects
Internships and Other Opportunities
  • Internships/On-the-job training in Japan (Convert to credit)
  • Internships/training outside Japan (Convert to credit)
Link
Career Support
Available
Link
Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Higashi-Hiroshima campus
1-3-2 Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima City, 739-8511, Hiroshima 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
  • Muslim-friendly food provided in the cafeteria and elsewhere (not certified Halal)
  • Free Wi-Fi for students

Entrance Exam for International Students

As at 28th 09 2020

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
Special Selection for International Students
Link
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
  • Requires English language proficiency (TOEIC)
  • Requires English language proficiency (TOEFL)
  • 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
Application Timing
Jan. / Apr. / May. / Jun. / Jul. / Nov.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)

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

  • General
  • Recommendation (open recruitment, designated schools)
  • Special selection for working adults
  • Entrance examination provisions for international students
  • Special Selection for Senior Citizens

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

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

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

Master's Program

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min:  yen
Link
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
42,790 yen

Special Payment Arrangements

As at 01st 05 2020

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)
Details