International Master's Program
(Enrollment: October 1st)
Degree awarded: Master of Engineering/ Master of Science/ Master of Philosophy
Duration: 2 years
Enrollment: October 1st.
Course taught in English for international students.
A student has to earn at least 30 credits among designated modules as well as complete a master's thesis approved by the faculty committee.
✔Important dates for 2023 admission
Schedule for the next enrollment
|Opening date for the receipt of documents
|April- 27, 2023
|Closing date for the receipt of documents
|May- 10, 2023
Applicants MUST pay an admission fee of 30,000 JPY.
|From Jun- 5 to Jun 7, 2023
|Notification of the screening
|Jun- 26, 2023
|Beginning of September, 2023
Applicants MUST pay an enrollment fee of 282,000 JPY.
Students may be allowed to postpone the payment of the enrollment fee by submitting a petition of extension.
✔Application and Screening
How to Apply
Documents to be submitted via post
IGSES Student Affairs Division, Kyushu University,
6-1 Kasugakoen, Kasuga city, Fukuoka, JAPAN 8168580
Phone (country code 81)-92-583-7512
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if you have any questions about admission.
Application form, graduation certificate or statement that confirms expected graduation, academic record, letter of recommendation, score certificate of general English qualifying examination (TOEIC, TOEFL or Cambridge ESOL examination (FCE, CAE or CPE) )
The screening will be carried out on the basis of writing tests and an interview held in IGSES, Fukuoka, Japan as well as the documents submitted (See the application guidelines).
✔ Entry Requirements
Applicants must meet one of the following criteria. However, individuals with Japanese nationality or those who are permanent residents of japan are not eligible to apply.
(1) Those who have completed 16 years of formal education in countries other than Japan or who expect to complete 16 years of formal education by September 30, 2023.
(2) Those who have received or are expected to receive a degree equivalent to a bachelor’s degree by September 30, 2023, by completing a minimum duration of studies of at least three years at a university or institution in foreign countries. This is limited to those institutions that have been evaluated for the progress of education and research by organizations certified by the government of the respective country or relevant organizations or those designated separately by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology.
(3) Those who have completed 15 years of formal education in countries other than Japan, and are judged to have received all the necessary credits with an excellent record.
(4) Those who are judged to have an academic ability equal to or surpassing that of students who have graduated from a university, by individual screening according to the requirements for admission, and who will be 22 years old before or on September 30, 2023.
Applicants who intend to apply in accordance with qualifications (3) or (4) must submit to an individual evaluation of their scientific ability in relation to the requirements for admission before applying.