Hiroshima City University
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Hiroshima City University

広島市立大学  (Hiroshima Shiritsu Daigaku) 

Graduate School of Information Sciences

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
Computer and Network Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Computer Engineering)
Computer and Network Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Information Sciences)
Intelligent Systems
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Computer Engineering)
Intelligent Systems
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Information Sciences)
Systems Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Computer Engineering)
Systems Engineering
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Information Sciences)
Biomedical Information Sciences
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Computer Engineering)
Biomedical Information Sciences
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master of Information Sciences)
Information Sciences
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Computer Engineering)
Information Sciences
Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Information Sciences)
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
Degree Programs Offered in English
First Stage of Doctoral Program (Master's degree-awarding)
Available
Double Degree Program only

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


Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)
International Exchange Center
+81-82-830-1784
iepc@m.hiroshima-cu.ac.jp
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 Programs from Japan
1 mo
Exchange Programs with Partner Institutions Overseas
1 yr
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs
Students may Apply
Link
MEXT Research Students Scholarship
Prospective Students may Apply
Types of Professional Qualifications
  • Teacher's License

Students

As of May 1, 2022

total
168
Students

Students

Number of International Graduated Students Local Students
7 161

Number of International Students by Nationality

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

Number of Spring Admissions
76
Number of Spring International Admissions
1
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2022 (International Students)
55 (4)
Completion Rate in 2022
100 %
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2022

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Spring Admissions
2
Number of Spring International Admissions
1
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
0
Number of Graduating Students in 2022 (International Students)
1 (0)
Completion Rate in 2022
33.3 %
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2022

Faculty

As of May 1, 2022

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
97
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    168:97

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
28
35
12
17
0
92
94
Female
2
2
0
1
0
5
5
International Faculty
0
0
0
1
0
1
1

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2022

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

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
2
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
52

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
0
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
0
Main Pathways for International Students
IBM(情報通信業、情報処理・通信技術者)、マイクロンメモリジャパン(株)(電子部品等製造業、その他技術者(開発))
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 in Japan (Convert not to credit)
Career Support
Available
Link
Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Entrance Exam for International Students

As at 03rd 11 2022

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
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
  • 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
Application Timing

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

Second Stage of Doctoral Program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

  • General
  • Special selection for working adults

Tuition and Fees

As at 03rd 11 2022

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

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
423,000 yen
Other Charges

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
Admission Fee
423,000 yen
Other Charges
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
50,782 yen
Estimated Food Cost (Per Month)
32,608 yen
Estimated Textbooks and Supplies Cost (Per Month)
5,454 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

As at 03rd 11 2022

Late Payment Plan
Available
Installment Payment Plan
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
Loans (All Students may Apply)
Details