logo image
Public

University of Kochi

高知県立大学 (こうちけんりつだいがく) 

Graduate School of Human Life Sciences

Overview

Departments and Divisions, and Typical Length of Program
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
The Human Life Studies Department
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master’s degree in Human Life Science)
The Human Life Studies Department
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master’s degree in Social Welfare Studies)
The Human Life Studies Department
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
2
Masters
(Master’s degree in Cultural Studies)
The Human Life Studies Department
Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy in human life science)
The Human Life Studies Department
Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy in social welfare studies)
The Human Life Studies Department
Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
3
Doctoral
(Doctor of Philosophy in cultural studies)
Academic Calendar

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

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr.

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr.
Term Commencement: Apr.
List of Courses and Schedule
Curriculum
Link
List of Courses and Schedule
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English
First stage of doctoral program (Master’s degree-awarding)
Unavailable


Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)
Unavailable


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

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

MEXT Research Students Scholorship

Types of Professional Qualifications

Students

As of May 1, 2020

total
17
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

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

Number of Spring Admissions
8
Number of Spring International Admissions
1
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
13 ()
Completion Rate in 2020
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2020

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Faculty

As of May 1, 2020

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
32
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    17:32

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
18
6
1
25
78
Female
4
3
7
21
International Faculty
1
1
3

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2020

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

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
13

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Main Pathways for International Students
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
Information on Career Prospects
Internships & Other Opportunities
Career Support

Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Ike Campus
781-8515 Ike 2751-1, Kochi City, Kochi Google Map
Access Map
Campus Overview and Access
Suburban
Facilities & Services
  • 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

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 Disabilites

Transfer within the Institution
Eligible to Apply
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

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

  • General

Tuition and Fees

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

Total Estimated Costs
1,841,350 yen
Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
First Year 49,750 yen

Second stage of doctoral program (Doctoral degree-awarding)

Total Estimated Costs
2,387,000 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
Other Charges
First Year 59,600 yen
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month):
42,790 yen
Estimated Food Cost (Per Month)
34,222 yen
Estimated Textbooks and Supplies Cost (Per Month)
9,711 yen
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

Special Payment Arrangements

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

Scholarships/Loans