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Kagoshima University

鹿児島大学 (Kagoshimadaigaku) 

Graduate School of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Agriculture, Natural Resources and Forestry
Master’s Program
2
Masters
(Agriculture and Forestry Science)
Food Innovation Science
Master’s Program
2
Masters
(Agriculture and Forestry Science / Fisheries Science)
Field Environment Science
Master’s Program
2
Masters
(Agriculture and Forestry Science / Fisheries Science)
Fisheries Resource Science
Master’s Program
2
Masters
(Fisheries Science)
Academic Calendar

Master’s Program

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Oct.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
Syllabus
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
Master’s Program
Available
Link


Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)
Student Affairs Section for Faculty of Agriculture Student Office, Faculty of Fisheries
81-99-285-3553 81-99-286-4040
nkgaku@kuas.kagoshima-u.ac.jp fgakusei@kuas.kagoshima-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
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs
Students may Apply
MEXT Research Students Scholarship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2020

total
176
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

Master’s Program

Number of Spring Admissions
83
Number of Spring International Admissions
15
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
3
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
115
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    176:115

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
45
45
1
11
0
102
88
Female
1
5
2
5
0
13
11
International Faculty
2
3
0
0
0
5
4

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
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)
Career Support

Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Korimoto Campus
1-21-24 Korimoto, Kagoshima 890-8580, Kagoshima 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
  • Halal food provided in the cafeteria and elsewhere (certified Halal)
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
  • Places for worship (Qibla indicated / washing place available)
Campus
Shimoarata Campus
4-50-20 Shimoarata, Kagoshima 890-0056, Kagoshima Google Map
Access Map
Location Type
Suburban
Facilities and Services
  • Athletic Grounds and Facilities (e.g., gyms)
  • Facilities for extracurricular activities
  • Barrier-free Universal Design
  • Cafeteria/On-Campus Store
  • 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
外国人留学生特別選抜
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
Remarks
Application Timing
Jun. / Nov.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)

Master’s Program

  • General
  • Special selection for working adults
  • Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students

Tuition and Fees

Master’s Program

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Link
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
discount

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