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Shimane University

島根大学 (SHIMANEDAIGAKU) 

Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Major in Science and Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Science/Engineering)
Major in Science of Environmental Systems
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Science/Engineering/Life and Environmental Science)
Major in Agricultual and Life Sciences
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Life and Environmental Science)
Major in Science and Engineering for Innovation
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Science/Engineering)
Academic Calendar

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

Entry Timing: Apr. Oct.

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Entry Timing: Apr. Oct.
List of Courses and Schedule
Degree Programs Offered in English
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
Available


Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
Available


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
Available
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
Link
MEXT Research Students Scholarship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2021

total
381
Students

Students

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
202
Number of Spring International Admissions
6
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
1
Number of Graduating Students in 2021 (International Students)
183 ()
Completion Rate in 2021
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2021

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
8
Number of Spring International Admissions
3
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2021 (International Students)
0 ()
Completion Rate in 2021
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2021

Faculty

As of May 1, 2021

  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    381:

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2021

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
14
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
158

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

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

Campus Location

Campus
Matsue
690-8504, Shimane 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

Entrance Exam for International Students

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

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

  • Entrance examination provisions for international students

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

  • Entrance examination provisions for international students

Tuition and Fees

First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max:  yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Second Year   Max:  yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max:  yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Second Year   Max:  yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Third Year   Max:  yen / Min: 535,800 yen

Special Payment Arrangements

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)
Available Link
Details