JDS Program in Law, LL.M. | Kyushu University | Fukuoka-shi, Japan
24 months
Duration
3938 EUR/year
3938 EUR/year
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About

The JDS Program in Law at the Kyushu University (the Project for Human Resource Development Scholarship by Japanese Grant Aid (JDS) (former Japanese Grant Aid for Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS)) is a Master's course in law taught entirely in English to qualified individuals from selected organizations in designated recipient countries. 

Overview

The JDS Program in Law at the Kyushu University is taught on a full-time basis and takes 24 months for completion, beginning in October every year and ending in September two years later.

Curriculum 

All JDS students are expected to complete a 20-credit (approx. 2-3 courses per semester for two years) coursework curriculum and write a Master’s Thesis of 70 pages.

The program is fully-funded by JICA (the Japan International Cooperation Agency) and aims at training highly capable young officials who will engage in implementing social and economic development plans as future leaders in their home country.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Conflict of Laws
  • Translation Business Law
  • Law and Society
  • Intellectual Property and the Law
  • Legal Research Methodology and Writing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Credits

20 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Other requirements

General requirements

For admission to the IEBL, students must meet the following requirements:

  • An undergraduate degree in Law from an accredited university.
  • A good command of English. A TOEFL score of 237+ (computer-based), 580+ (paper-based), or 92+ (Internet-based) or equivalent is required for non-native English speakers.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3938 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3938 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    3938 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3938 EUR per year during 24 months.

535,800 Japanese Yen

Living costs for Fukuoka

111200 - 165260 JPY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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