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University of Yamanashi

山梨大学 (YAMANASHIDAIGAKU) 

Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences

Overview

Departments and Divisions, and Typical Length of Program
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Department of Biotechnology
4
Bachelors
(Bachelor of Biotechnology)
Department of Local Produce and Food Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Bachelor of Agriculture)
Department of Environmental Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Bachelor of Environmental Sciences)
Department of Regional Social Management
4
Bachelors
(Bachelor of Social Sciences)
Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Oct.
List of Courses and Schedule
Degree Programs Offered in English
Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info(International Students)
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences Support division
81-55-220-8807
seimei-kyomu-les@yamanashi.ac.jp
Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures & App Form
Application Form
Link
School Brochures
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
Short-term Study Abroad Programs from Japan
Link up to 2 wks 1 mo 3 mos
Exchange Programs with Partner Institutions Overseas
Link 6 mos 1 yr
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholorship

Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2019

total
616
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

Number of Spring Admissions
155
Number of Spring International Admissions
6
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
3
Number of Graduating Students in 2019 (International Students)
143 (0)
Completion Rate in 2019
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2019

Faculty

As of May 1, 2019

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
62
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    616:62

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
19
24
0
12
0
55
88
Female
2
3
0
2
0
7
11
International Faculty
0
1
0
1
0
2
3

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2019

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
45
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
94
Main Pathways for International Students
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
0
Information on Career Prospects
Internships & 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
Kofu Campus
4-4-37, Takeda, Kofu, 400-8510, Yamanashi Google Map
Access Map
Campus Overview and Access
Suburban
Facilities & 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
  • Places for worship(Qibla not indicated / no washing place available)

Entrance Exam for International Students

As at 13th 09 2019

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
Entrance Examination for Privately Funded International Students
Link
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilites
Time for exam extended by 1.5 times or 1.3 times
Permission to take exam in Braille; use of question sheets with a font that is 1.4 times larger and paper sheets that are twice as large; use of a magnifying glass; etc.
Consideration given to methods of answering (can answer by check marks, writing, or writing done by another on behalf of the test-taker)
Intention can be expressed using an AAC device or computer
Sign-language interpreter, helper available
Exemption from listening portion or permission to control audio on listening portion
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
Eligible to Apply
Transfer from Another Institution
Options for Testing/Qualifications
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Japanese as a Foreign Language
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Japan and the World
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Mathematics
  • Requires English language proficiency (TOEIC)
  • Requires English language proficiency(TOEFL)
Remarks
  • Exam must be taken in Japanese
Application Timing
Jan.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)
  • General
  • Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students

Tuition and Fees

As at 13th 09 2019

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
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
First Year 1,360 yen
Second Year 2,470 yen
Third Year 3,670 yen
Fourth Year 4,730 yen
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month):
49,520 yen

Special Payment Arrangements

As at 13th 09 2019

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 Link
Loans (All Students may Apply)
Details