Graduate School of Physical Education

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Physical Education
Master’s Program
2
Masters
(Physical Education)
Joint Master’s Program in International Development and Peace through Sport
Master’s Program
2
Masters
(International Development and Peace through Sport)
Physical Education
Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Physical Education)
Joint Doctoral Program in Advanced Physical Education and Sports for Higher Education
Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Philosophy in Physical Education and Sport Studies)
Academic Calendar

Master’s Program

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
Degree Programs Offered in English
Master’s Program
Available
Link


Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
Unavailable


Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)


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
1 yr
Short-term Study Abroad Programs from Japan
1 yr
Short-term Study Abroad Programs from Japan
up to 2 wks
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholarship

Types of Professional Qualifications
  • Teacher's License

Students

As of May 1, 2020

total
62
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

Master’s Program

Number of Spring Admissions
13
Number of Spring International Admissions
3
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
9 (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
9
Number of Spring International Admissions
0
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
7 (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
51
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    62:51

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
21
14
8
43
84
Female
3
1
4
8
15
International Faculty
2
2
3

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2020

Master’s Program

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
6
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
2

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
0
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
1
Main Pathways for International Students
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
1
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
Shiromizu Campus
1-Shiromizu-cho, Kanoya, 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)
  • Cafeteria/On-Campus Store
  • Free Wi-Fi for students

Entrance Exam for International Students

As at 06th 10 2020

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
Entrance examination for international students
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 (TOEIC)
  • Requires English language proficiency (TOEFL)
Remarks
  • Exam must be taken in Japanese
Application Timing
Aug. / Sep.

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
  • Entrance examination for in-service teachers

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

  • General

Tuition and Fees

As at 06th 10 2020

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
Other Charges
First Year   4,430 yen
Link

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

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
Link
Other Charges
First Year   5,620 yen
Link
Estimated Food Cost (Per Month)
45,000 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

As at 06th 10 2020

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
Loans (All Students may Apply)
Details