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Yamaguchi University

山口大学 (yamaguchidaigaku) 

Graduate School of Sciences and Technology for Innovation

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Fundamental Sciences
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Science)
Earth Science,Biology,and Chemistry
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Science)
Mechanical Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Engineering)
Construction and Environmental Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Engineering/Philosophy)
Applied Chemistry
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Engineering/Philosophy)
Electrical,Electronic and Information Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Engineering)
Agricultural Sciences
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Science in Agricultural Sciences/Science in Life Sciences)
Natural Science
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Science/Philosophy)
Systems and Design Engineering
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Engineering/Philosophy)
Environmental Engineering
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Engineering/Philosophy)
Material Science and Engineering
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Engineering/Philosophy)
Life Science
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Medical Engineering Science/Life Science/Philosophy)
Yamaguchi University and Kasetsart University Joint Master's Degree Program in Agricultural and Life Sciences
Master's Program
2
Masters
(Science in Agricultural Sciences/Science in Life Sciences)
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.

Master's Program

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr. Jun. Jul. Aug.
List of Courses and Schedule
Syllabus
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
Unavailable


Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
Unavailable


Master's Program
Available


Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)
Student Support Section,Educational Affairs Division: Educational Affairs Section, Faculty of Science: Academic Affairs Faculty of Agriculture
81-836-85-9020: 81-83-933-5210,81-83-933-5215: 81-83-933-5811
en302@yamaguchi-u.ac.jp: hc135@yamaguchi-u.ac.jp: aggakmu@yamaguchi-u.ac.jp
Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures and App Form
School Features
Criteria for Awarding Degrees
Supplementary Japanese Language Class

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
3 mos
Short-term Study Abroad Programs from Japan
3 mos
Long-term Study Abroad from Japan
1 yr
Exchange Programs with Partner Institutions Overseas
1 yr
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholarship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2020

total
949
Students

Students

Master's Program

Number of Spring Admissions
2
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
404
Number of Spring International Admissions
7
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
4
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
393 (12)
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
24
Number of Spring International Admissions
3
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
23 (5)
Completion Rate in 2020
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2020

Faculty

As of May 1, 2020

  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    949:

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
23
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
361

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
0
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
18
Main Pathways for International Students
EDUCATION, LEARNING SUPPORT/MANUFACTURING/SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL SERVICES
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
4
Information on Career Prospects
Internships and Other Opportunities
  • Internships/On-the-job training in Japan (Convert to credit)
  • Internships/training in Japan (Convert not to credit)
Career Support

Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Yoshida Campus
1677-1 Yoshida, Yamaguchi-shi, 753-8511, Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi 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
  • Cafeteria/On-campus store
  • Muslim-friendly food provided in the cafeteria and elsewhere (not certified Halal)
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
  • Places for worship (Qibla not indicated / no washing place available)
Campus
Tokiwa Campus
16-1 Tokiwadai 2-chome, Ube-shi, 755-8611 Yamaguchi, Yamaguchi 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)
  • Cafeteria/On-campus store
  • Muslim-friendly food provided in the cafeteria and elsewhere (not certified Halal)
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
  • Places for worship (Qibla not indicated / no washing place available)

Entrance Exam for International Students

As at 01st 07 2018

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
  • Travel to Japan not required before admission procedure
Application Timing
May. / Jul. / Nov.

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
  • Entrance examination provisions for international students

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

  • General
  • Entrance examination provisions for international students

Tuition and Fees

As at 01st 07 2018

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

Total Estimated Costs
3,263,660 yen
Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
First Year   1,750 yen
Link

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Total Estimated Costs
4,757,040 yen
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
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
First Year   2,600 yen
Link
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
44,940 yen
Estimated Food Cost (Per Month)
28,000 yen
Estimated Textbooks and Supplies Cost (Per Month)
6,500 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

As at 01st 07 2018

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

Scholarships/Loans

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