The Graduate School of Science and Technology (GSST) at Kumamoto University offers the International
Joint Education Program for Science and Technology (IJEP) for international postgraduate students
continuing to Master’s degrees in the following research and educational fields. Enrollment is either in April
or in October. The main language of this program for classes and research is English. Basic Japanese language
courses are offered at Center for Japanese Language and Culture.
Research and Educational Fields
Department: Physics, Chemistry, Earth and Environments, Biological Sciences
Department: Mathematics, Applied Mathematics
New Frontier Sciences
Department: New Frontier Sciences
Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry
Department: Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry
Materials Science and Engineering
Department: Materials Science and Engineering
Mechanical System Engineering
Department: Advanced Mechanical Systems, Intelligent Mechanical Systems
Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Department: Computer Science and Communication Engineering, Frontier Technology for Energy and
Devices, Human and Environmental Informatics
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Department: Environmental Conservation Engineering, Environmental Management and Planning
Department: Architecture and Environment Planning, Building Materials and Structures
Number of Students for Admission
Up to five students.
Financial aid for the first year of the program will be awarded to some applicants whom the selection
committee recognizes to have excellent records. Extension of the financial aid is possible after a review
After successful fulfillment of the course requirements, Master of Science, Master of Engineering, or Master
of Philosophy will be conferred.
Fees and Tuition
Examination fee: ¥30,000
Enrollment fee: ¥282,000
Tuition: ¥267,900 per semester (¥535,800 per year)
<Documents to Submit>
1) Application Form for IJEP in the Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kumamoto University
(format available on website).
2) Health certificate completed within 6 months prior to the date of application (format available on
3) Statement of objectives written by the applicant. It should include reasons for application to the
Graduate School, how the applicant qualifies to be a graduate student, and the applicant’s academic,
research, and professional goals.
4) A certificate of Bachelor’s degree (or a certificate of anticipation of completion), or a copy of a diploma
(original and English translation).
5) Official transcripts of academic recordsin English from each college and university attended, including
information such as GPA and ranking.
6) English summaries of Bachelor’s thesis or equivalents. An interim report is acceptable for applicants
who have not yet graduated at the time of application.
7) Official certificate of citizenship (original and English translation).
8) A copy of the applicant’s passport (if applicant has the passport already).
9) A letter of recommendation in English from the head of the faculty or graduate school of the applicant’s
10) A letter of recommendation in English from a professor or a research supervisor who can evaluate the
applicant’s ability in study and research.
11) A letter in English from the employer indicating knowledge and consent of this application, if the
applicant is employed at the time of application.
12) An official score of TOEFL, TOEIC, or IELTS, if the applicant’s native language is not English. Scores
are valid only if dated within two years of the application deadline.
13) Proof of remittance of the examination fee (¥30,000 Japanese yen.
If you make a payment from abroad, please pay 32,500 yen in total (a handling fee of ¥2,500 should
be included) using wire transfer to the following account. Please note that you will be charged for
transfer fees separately.
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Please send 2 copies of all documents above to Kantor Urusan International UGM (Bulaksumur, F13) no later than : 15 JUNE 2016.
Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) alumni or staff who wish to apply for a full scholarship to pursue postgraduate studies at Oxbridge.
• Application form
• Answer the 3 Questions (attached files)
• Letter(s) of recommendation
• Certificates (certified copies of all relevant academic qualifications.)
• CV / Résumé
• IELTS (Min. Score 6.0) or TOEFL iBT (Min. Score 8.0)
• Official academic transcript
• Two recent passport-size photographs
In order to provide an interchange platform to integrate resources and facilitate mutual research cooperation among SATU member universities, SATU International Secretariat launches the SATU Joint Research Scheme.
The SATU Joint Research Scheme initiates the engagement and mutual cooperation of researchers within the SATU member universities through integration of academic resources and linkage of research interests among researchers of the region. The aim of the scheme is to increase the quality, quantity and profile of SATU research cooperation.
The SATU Joint Research Scheme serves as a platform to connect scholars who share similar research interests and integrate resources to support the academic research exchanges within SATU member universities.
Project Principal Investigators might be invited for a presentation about the Project in the 2016 SATU Presidents’ Forum to present the work of the joint research teams under the scheme, and to promote the awareness of and involvement in collaborative opportunities in the region.
OrangeASEAN is in initiative from the Dutch embassies in Southeast-Asia. It is a three week pop-up company consisting of talented students and young professionals from both the Netherlands and Southeast Asia. Together they design innovative solutions for sustainability challenges in the region. Supported by academics and experts, and intensively coached by two sustainability professionals, 20-30 participants work together in dedicated teams developing business cases for real-life issues.
We are looking for new participants (young professionals & students) for the upcoming edition in Kuala Lumpur (September 19 – October 8). The themes will be ‘Food’ and ‘Circular Economy’ respectively. Students will get consultancy and sustainability training, and learn from the guidence on their work on a case from experts.
Climate change, resource depletion, pollution, energy inefficiencies and waste management are major challenges in Southeast Asia. Innovative solutions are needed that can guide the transition into a circular economy in the ASEAN region. Think of: waste-to-resource, waste-to-energy, sustainable logistics and new business cases for a circular economy. We challenge you to support entrepreneurs from the Netherlands and Southeast Asia to improve their sustainability or to introduce their sustainable solutions to the region.
Join as one of the 30 Dutch and ASEAN young professionals, students and entrepreneurs in Kuala Lumpur for a three week Orange ASEAN Factory. Get intensive support from sustainability professionals and connect to renowned universities, companies, NGOs and government institutes. Work together in dedicated teams to develop concrete business cases on reducing resources and waste, on setting up sustainable supply chains or on introducing sustainable products and services in the region. Present the results during the Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference and the Malaysian Dutch Business Counsel Sustainability Awards Ceremony.
It is our great pleasure to announce a call for applications for the International Korean Language & Culture Summer Camp – SILLA WAVE 2016 -, which is to be held at Silla University, Busan, Korea, on July 31st to August 13th, 2016.
– Korean Language classes – from absolute beginners to advanced learners
– Hands-on experiences of the Korean culture
– Tours and Excursions
– any international student interested in visiting Korea, learning Korean language and culture can apply
– available for undergraduate, as well as graduate students under 30 years of age
– participant must be in good health
Total Program Fee: US$ 900 (airfare and visa fees are not included)
For more information on Silla Wave 2016, please, refer to the attached files:
1) SW 2016 Brochure (English) PDF
• Application Form
• Student Enrollment from faculty
• Letter of Nomination from faculty
• Academic Transcript
• Curriculum Vitae
• English proficiency certificate: TOEFL-PBT: 550, TOEFL-iBT: 79, IELTS: 6.0.
• Copy of Passport
Please send 2 copies of all documents above to Kantor Urusan International UGM (Bulaksumur, F13) no later than : 7 JUNE 2016.
Dalam rangka meningkatkan reputasi akademik dan jejaring internasional, maka UGM melalui Direktorat Kemitraan, Alumni dan Urusan Internasional (DKAUI) dan Pusat Inovasi dan Kajian Akademik (PIKA) bermaksud menyelenggarakan program Hibah Inovasi Dan Internasionalisasi Akademik Melalui Summer Course Bidang Unggulan lintas disiplin.
Hibah Inovasi dan Internasionalisasi Akademik Melalui Summer Course Bidang Unggulan Lintasdisiplin bertujuan untuk: 1) memberikan dorongan serta bantuan insentif/ hibah penyelenggaraan “summer course” untuk mendatangkan dosen-dosen asing dan mahasiswa asing untuk belajar keilmuan unggulan lintas disiplin di UGM; 2) mengembangkan program-program bidang keilmuan unggulan lintas disiplin agar dikenal oleh masyarakat dunia, khususnya ASEAN, agar dalam jangka waktu menengah (3-5 tahun) dapat meningkatkan reputasi UGM serta memperkuat internasionalisasi akademik; 3) memperkuat posisi UGM dalam bidang-bidang keilmuan unggulan lintasdisiplin dalam kaitannya dengan kontribusi UGM untuk ilmu pengetahuan dan kemanusiaan; 4) menumbuhkan budaya kerjasama lintasdisiplin keilmuan dalam suasana multikultural bagi mahasiswa UGM dan civitas akademika UGM. Total dana hibah per proposal yang dapat diajukan adalah maksimal: Rp250.000.000,00 yang akan diberikan kepada 8 Proposal. Batas akhir pengajuan proposal adalah hari Selasa, 07 Juni 2016.
Are you looking for new friendship? Do you want to have many international friends? Are you eager to join an organization with multicultural environment and experience?
Come and join us! UGM Buddy Club is open for recruitment! You better hurry up and prepare your CV and Motivation Letter! Go register yourself at the link given no later than May 31th, 2016 and let’s jump in the mud of fun!
For further information, please contact:
Utami Amalia: 0813-7227-0989
Kukuh Iskandar: 0899-0454-125
Facebook: UGM Buddy Club
We are looking forward to see you!
Kantor Urusan Internasional, Universitas Gadjah Mada, mengundang seluruh civitas akademika Universitas Gadjah Mada untuk menghadiri Seminar IELTS yang mengangkat tema pembahasan “English Entry Requirement to Study Abroad and IELTS” yang akan diisi oleh perwakilan dari University of Technology Sydney, Seminar tersebut akan diselenggarakan pada:
Hari/tanggal : Selasa, 31 Mei 2016,
Pukul: 10.00 WIB,
Venue: Ruang Multimedia Gedung Pusat UGM lantai 3 sayap Utara.
Bagi yang berminat, dipersilahkan mendaftar terlebih dahulu di bit.ly/seminar-uts