✔ Program Outline
“Research Student” is a scheme for those who wish to pursue research on a certain topic under the guidance of our faculty but do not intend to receive an academic degree.
Applicants must hold at least a bachelor’s degree or an academic qualification which is recognized as equivalent.
|April 1||Middle of February|
|October 1||Middle of August|
*International students should apply 3 or 4 months earlier than the enrollment date because of the time required to obtain a visa.
The duration available to research students that enroll in April is either 6 months or 1 year from the point of application. In contrast, 6 months is the duration for research students that enroll in October. If there is an intention to continue as a research student beyond the expiration date, the student must apply to the dean for permission with prior consent from their supervisor as well as .
▶ ︎Screening fee: 9,800 yen
▶ ︎Admission Fees: 84,600 yen
▶ ︎Tuition Fees: 29,700 yen / month (Annual total of 356,400 yen)
■Semi-annual payments for tuition fees are required in April and October (178,200 yen each).
■Admission fees and tuition fees may be modified without notice by the university.
IGSES Student Affairs Division
6-1 Kasuga –koen, Kasuga, Fukuoka 816-8580, Japan
Phone: (country code 81)-92-583-7512
▶ ︎When students wish to withdraw from the university, they must apply to the dean for permission with prior consent of their supervisor and the head of department.
▶ ︎Students may request certificates of studentship or school attendance.
▶ ︎Those who default on payments of tuition fees or are found to be inappropriate as a research student may be expelled from the university by the Dean.