Civil and Environmental Engineering

Kitami Institute of Technology

24 months
4449 USD/year
4449 USD/year
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Civil and Environmental Engineering is concerned with the planning, design and construction of public works to serve people.

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The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering conducts education incorporating the needs of society with regard to environmental conservation and disaster prevention as well as operation and maintenance of social infrastructure while at the same time leveraging the university’s distinctive features originating in its location in a cold region with an amazing natural environment.

The course has five research groups: 

  • Structural Engineering
  • Construction Materials, Geotechnical Engineering
  • Underground Space Engineering, Mobility Management Engineering, Hydraulic Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering and Glaciology
  • Hydrate Engineering.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Synthetic Seminar in Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Special Experiment and Research in Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Advanced Vibration Analysis Advanced Structural Mechanics
  • Advanced Concrete Engineering
  • Advanced Soil Engineering
  • Advanced Disaster-Mitigation Geotechnology
  • Advanced Geotechnical Engineering

For more information, please visit the programme website.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

Non-Japanese nationals who meet one of the following qualifications by the end of March 2010 are eligible for application:

  • To have graduated from a university
  • To have been awarded a bachelors degree by the National Institution for Academic Degrees and University Evaluation (NIAD-UE)
  • To have completed 16 years of schooling overseas
  • To have completed a postsecondary course of a specialized training college admitted by MEXT
  • To have been recognized by the Graduate School of Kitami Institute of Technology, through eligibility judgment, as having equal to higher academic ability than those who have graduated from a university or college, and to be at least 22 years of age
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      4449 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 4449 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
    • National

      4449 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 4449 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

    535 800 japanese yen


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