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International Material Flow Management (IMAT)

24 months
Duration
13711 USD/year
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About

One year in Japan - One year in Germany! The International Material Flow Management (IMAT) is a dual-degree program for everyone interested in building a more sustainable future. Jointly managed by  Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU) in Japan and the Institute of Applied Material Flow Management (IFaS), an innovative research institute of the Trier University of Applied Sciences in Germany.

Overview

One year in Japan - One year in Germany

IMAT is a dual-degree program managed jointly by Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University and the Institute of Applied Material Flow Management (IFaS), an innovative research institute of the Trier University of Applied Sciences (Germany). Students will spend their first year studying at APU in Japan and the second year at the Zero-Emission Campus Birkenfeld in Germany.

For everyone interested in renewable energies and sustainable growth - engineering background not required!

Overview

The program offers integrated knowledge in engineering, economics, law, and natural and social sciences. In addition to the learning goals of APU’s Sustainability Science division, IMAT offers multidisciplinary courses to prepare students to become young professionals in zero-emission systems design with profound knowledge in renewable energy, integrated water resource management, and other sustainable community development areas. Students will also have the opportunity to conduct fieldwork in Japan and participate in an internship in Germany.

Programme Structure

Students take Sustainability Science major subjects and a selection of IMAT subjects such as:

  • Greenhouse Gas Abatement Strategies and Carbon Trading
  • Zero Emission, Circular Economy and Regional Material Flow Management
  • Principles of Industrial Material Flow Management
  • Regional Material Flow Management
  • IMAT modules during semester breaks

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have graduated or be scheduled to graduate from a bachelor's program with a standard period of completion of at least 3 years
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Sample Work or List of Research Achievements 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13711 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27422 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    13711 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27422 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Total Tuition Fees: 3,000,000 JPY
  • 100,000 JPY per semester (400,000 JPY total)

Funding

All the applicants are eligible to apply for APU Tuition Reductions Scholarships.

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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Our partners

International Material Flow Management (IMAT)
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Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU)

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