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National

University of Fukui

福井大学 (FUKUIDAIGAKU) 

Graduate School of Engineering

Overview

Departments and Divisions, and Typical Length of Program
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Mechanical Engineering
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Information Science
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Architecture and Civil Engineering
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Materials Science and Engineering
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Applied Chemistry and Biotechnology
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Applied Physics
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Human and Artificial Intelligent Systems
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Frontier Fiber Technology and Science
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Nuclear Power and Energy Safety Engineering
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Engineering)
Advanced Interdisciplinary Science and Technology
Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Engineering)
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.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
Syllabus
Link
List of Courses and Schedule
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
Available
Link
◾The Global Engineering Program for International Students (GEPIS) at the University, starting in October and April, provides an opportunity for international students to study various fields of engineering.
◾English is used as a primary language for instruction in courses and for research supervision.

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
Available
Link
◾The Global Engineering Program for Research and Development (GEP for R&D) at the University aims to nurture person or graduates who are equipped with highly developed practical skill and are capable of leading industry worldwide including Japan. ◾The program prepares international students with advanced research skill in their specialized field as well as deep understanding and knowledge of Japanese culture and Japanese corporation through introductory education before and after enrollment, and specialized education and practical education after enrollment.
◾English is used as a primary language for instruction in the courses and for research supervision.

Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info(International Students)


Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

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

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

Students

As of May 1, 2019

total
668
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
282
Number of Spring International Admissions
14
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
2
Number of Graduating Students in 2019 (International Students)
294 (20)
Completion Rate in 2019
99.2 %
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2019

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
11
Number of Spring International Admissions
5
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
Number of Graduating Students in 2019 (International Students)
12 (3)
Completion Rate in 2019
42.9 %
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2019
100 %

Faculty

As of May 1, 2019

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
156
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    668:156

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
69
58
14
9
150
96
Female
1
5
6
3
International Faculty
1
4
1
6
3

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2019

First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
4
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
288

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
12
Main Pathways for International Students
TOYOTA AUTO BODY CO.,LTD./Osaka University
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
6
Information on Career Prospects
Internships & 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)
Career Support

Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Bunkyo Campus
910-8507, Fukui 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
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
Campus
Tsuruga Campus
1-3-33 Kanawa-cho, Tsuruga-shi, Fukui Google Map
Access Map
Campus Overview and Access
Suburban
Facilities & Services
  • Rest areas
  • Computer rooms
  • Environments for independent learning other than the library (e.g., learning commons)
  • Barrier-free Universal Design
  • Free Wi-Fi for students

Entrance Exam for International Students

As at 12th 09 2019

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
Global Engineering Program for International Students(GEPIS)
Link
Global Engineering Program for Research and Development(GEP for R&D)
Link
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilites

Transfer within the Institution
Transfer from Another Institution
Options for Testing/Qualifications
  • Requires English language proficiency (TOEIC)
  • Requires English language proficiency(TOEFL)
  • Requires English language proficiency(IELTS)
  • others
Remarks
  • Travel to Japan not required before admission procedure
Application Timing
Apr. / Oct.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)

First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)

  • General
  • Recommendation (open recruitment, designated schools)
  • Special selection for working adults
  • Entrance Examination Provisions for International Students

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

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

Tuition and Fees

As at 12th 09 2019

First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)

Total Estimated Costs
1,498,480 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 2,080 yen
Link

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Total Estimated Costs
2,091,720 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
Link
Other Charges
First Year 3,120 yen
Link
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month):
49,465 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

As at 10th 09 2018

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

Scholarships/Loans

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