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University of Yamanashi

山梨大学 (YAMANASHIDAIGAKU) 

Integrated Graduate School of Medicine, Engineering, and Agricultural Sciences

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Department of Biomedical Science
Master's Program
2
Masters
(Master of Life Science)
Department of Nursing Science
Master's Program
2
Masters
(Master of Nursing Science)
Engineering
Master's Program
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Life and Environmental Sciences
Master's Program
2
Masters
(Master of Science in Agriculture / Master of Interdisciplinary Science)
Department of Medicine
Consistent four-year Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
4
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine))
Department of Nursing and Health Science
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy (Nursing Science))
Department of Engineering
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy (Engineering) / Doctor of Philosophy (Interdisciplinary Science))
Department of Integrated Applied Life Science
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy (Agricultural Science) / Doctor of Philosophy (Biomedical Science) / Doctor of Philosophy (Bioengineering))
Academic Calendar

Master's Program

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.

Consistent four-year 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


Consistent four-year 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
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)
Available
Link
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 Scholarship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2021

total
778
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

Master's Program

Number of Spring Admissions
244
Number of Spring International Admissions
21
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
8
Number of Graduating Students in 2021 (International Students)
232 ()
Completion Rate in 2021
89.3 %
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2021

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
26
Number of Spring International Admissions
6
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2021 (International Students)
33 (14)
Completion Rate in 2021
100 %
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2021

Consistent four-year Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
20
Number of Spring International Admissions
1
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2021 (International Students)
19 ()
Completion Rate in 2021
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2021

Faculty

As of May 1, 2021

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
307
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    778:307

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
117
108
33
22
0
280
91
Female
11
8
7
3
0
29
9
International Faculty
2
4
0
0
0
6
1

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2021

Master's Program

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
15
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
175

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
0
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
28

Consistent four-year Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
0
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
19
Main Pathways for International Students
民間企業(日本国内)
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
13
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)
  • Internships/training in Japan (Convert not to credit)
  • Internships/training outside Japan (Convert not 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
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
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
  • Places for worship (Qibla not indicated / no washing place available)
Campus
Faculty of Medicine Campus
1110, Shimokato, Chuo, Yamanashi, 409-3898, Yamanashi 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
  • Free Wi-Fi for students

Entrance Exam for International Students

As at 07th 10 2021

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
Special Selection of International Students
Link
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilities
  • 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
Transfer from Another Institution
Options for Testing / Qualifications
Remarks
  • Online application available
  • Examination fees and other charges payable by credit card or online payment system
Application Timing
Jun. / Oct.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)

Master's Program

  • General
  • Recommendation (open recruitment, designated schools)

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

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

Consistent four-year Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

  • General
  • Entrance examination provisions for international students

Tuition and Fees

As at 07th 10 2021

Master's Program

Total Estimated Costs
3,478,752 yen
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   7,500 yen

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   1,520 yen
Second Year   2,790 yen

Consistent four-year 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
Fourth Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Link
Other Charges
First Year   1,360 yen
Second Year   2,470 yen
Third Year   3,670 yen
Other Charges
First Year   1,520 yen
Second Year   2,790 yen
Third Year   4,150 yen
Other Charges
First Year   1,520 yen
Second Year   2,790 yen
Third Year   4,150 yen
Fourth Year   5,370 yen
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
49,520 yen
Estimated Food Cost (Per Month)
30,886 yen
Estimated Textbooks and Supplies Cost (Per Month)
7,517 yen

Special Payment Arrangements

As at 07th 10 2021

Late Payment Plan
Installment Payment Plan
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