24 months
3584 EUR/year
3584 EUR/year
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This Computer Systems field  at The University of Aizu  offers students exposure to a wide range of computer architecture-related technologies, including embedded systems, VLSI technologies, and computer device technologies. 


Regarding embedded systems, a broad and deep knowledge of application software, OS, architecture, and electronics are considered as targets. Regarding VLSI technologies, not only digital design but also physical design and analog electronics are covered.

Key Features 

Regarding computer device technologies, both theoretical and practical study and research of micro/nano devices are included. Parallel processing is a major technology for computers today and in the future, and this field of study aims to teach and expose students to research in the most advanced and innovative computer technologies from hardware architecture to application software. The Computer Systems is offered by 

The The University of Aizu  SY FoS offers courses comparable to the Undergraduate School's Computer System Design (SD) and VLSI Design (VD) Tracks.


  • SD & VD (Computer System Design and VLSI Design)

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Embedded Systems
  • VLSI Technologies
  • Computer Devices,
  • Computer Organization,
  • Parallel Processing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Individuals who have graduated from universities or those who are expected to graduate from one
  • Individuals who have Bachelor’s degrees under Paragraph 4, Article 104 of the School Education
  • Law of Japan, or those who are expected to have one by 
  • Individuals who have completed sixteen years of school education outside Japan, or those who are expected to complete the said school educatioIndividuals who have completed sixteen years of school education of foreign countries through correspondence courses while living in Japan provided by schools in the relevant countries, or those who are expected to complete the said school education

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3584 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3584 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    3584 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3584 EUR per year during 24 months.

520.800 Japanese yen


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