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Master Course

Guidelines for Applicants for Admission in October, 2017

(Advanced Global Program (AGP) in the Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Gifu University)

  • Application Handbook (PDF)
  • Application Form (Word)
  • List of Faculty Members (PDF)

Doctoral Course (PhD program)

We would also like to accept students, who wish to proceed to the PhD program. Our graduate school is directly and seamlessly connected to the United Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Gifu University (UGSAG). For example, our students can proceed to the United Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Gifu University (PhD program) without having to write an exam. Using this collaboration, we aim to provide an environment that fosters high-level researchers and engineers in 5 years.

Research student (non-degree program)

Enrollment period; Research period

Enrollment period: Begins on April 1 or October 1.

Research period: Lasts between 6 months and 1 year (from the enrollment period to the end of the academic year (March 31) at the latest). However, the research period can be extended under special circumstances.

Enrollment qualifications

Researcher with the Faculty of Applied Biological Sciences

  • Is a university graduate, or has academic qualifications equivalent to that level or above.
  • Has attained a bachelor's degree, as stipulated by the School Education Law.
  • Foreign applicants must have completed at least 16 years of scholastic education.
  • Has attended university for at least 3 years; foreign applicants must have completed at least 15 years of scholastic education.
  • Has demonstrated excellence in the prescribed units.

Researcher with the Graduate School of Applied Biological Sciences

  • Has attained a master's degree, or has academic qualifications equivalent to that level or above.
  • Foreign applicants must have attained the equivalent to a master's degree.

Application fee, enrollment fee, tuition

Application fees, enrollment fees, and tuition cannot be refunded, in principle. In addition, applicants cannot be enrolled if application fees, enrollment fees, and tuition are not paid by their respective deadlines. Therefore, please ensure that all payments are made before the respective deadlines.

Charges

Payment deadline

Application fee

9,800 yen

When the application is filed.

Enrollment fee

84,600 yen

The day before the commencement of research and after the conclusion of faculty council and other deliberations. Students will not be allowed to enroll if the enrollment fee is not paid on time.

Tuition

178,200 yen (for 6 months)

(29,700 yen/month × 6 months)

A bill or bank transfer request will be sent at a later date. Payments should be made according to the instructions therein. Unless admission is declined before the day of enrollment, the tuition fee must be paid on the day of enrollment, even if the enrollment is delayed.

Links

Facilities

  • Gifu Field Science Center
  • Veterinary Teaching Hospital
  • Research Center for Wildlife Management
  • Center for the Development and Promotion of Joint Veterinary Education

  • Life Science Research Center
  • River Basin Research Center