Graduate Schools

Graduate school programs open to international students

Graduate School Course
Humanities
  • History (MA, PhD)
  • Japanese Language and Literature (MA, PhD)
  • English Language and Literature (MA, PhD)
  • German Language and Literature (MA, PhD)
  • French Language and Literature (MA, PhD)
  • Socio-Cultural Studies (MA)
Law
  • Public Law (MA, PhD)
  • Civil and Criminal Law (MA, PhD)
Economics
  • Economics (MA, PhD)
Commerce
  • Commerce (MA, PhD)
Science
  • Applied Mathematics (MS, PhD)
  • Applied Physics (MS, PhD)
  • Chemistry (MS, PhD)
  • Earth System Science (MS, PhD)
Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering (MS)
  • Electrical Engineering (MS)
  • Electronics Engineering and Computer Science (MS)
  • Chemical Engineering (MS)
  • Architecture and Civil Engineering (MS)
  • Recycling and Eco-Technology (MS)
  • Energy and Environment Systems (PhD)
  • Information and Control Systems (PhD)
Medical Sciences
  • Human Biology (PhD)
  • Regulatory Biology (PhD)
  • Pathomorphology (PhD)
  • Pathological Biodynamics (PhD)
  • Social Medicine and Environmental Health (PhD)
  • Frontier Medical Sciences (PhD)
Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology (PhD)
Sports and Health Science
  • Sports and Health Science (MS, PhD)

Admission Examinations

Fall admission examinations are held in September and spring admission examinations in February. Admission, however, is in April in both cases.

Financial Assistance

Fukuoka University offers programs designed to provide financial assistance to international graduate students with superior GPA who face financial difficulty, including the Fukuoka University tuition fee reduction program for international students and the Fukuoka University scholarship program for self-supporting international students. In addition, the University recommends candidates to various foundations and other organizations providing scholarships.

For more information:

Graduate School Administration Office, Fukuoka University
8-19-1 Nanakuma, Jonan-ku, Fukuoka 814-0180, Japan
Tel: +81-92-871-6631, ext. 2913‒2915
Email: gakuin@adm.fukuoka-u.ac.jp