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Life Science Innovation

University of Tsukuba

24 months
4103 EUR/year
4103 EUR/year
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Master's/Doctoral Program in Life Science Innovation is a degree programjointly established with the Life Science Promotion Association of University of Tsukuba .

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The Life Science Innovation Program from University of Tsukuba, offers degrees in the research fields - Disease Mechanism, Drug Discovery, Food Innovation and Environmental Management. 

What makes this program unique is that the students will be provided with academic background and at the same time, gain technical expertise through internships at different national and private institution in Tsukuba City. 

The knowledge gained on the field of specialization will help them to find innovative approaches that are cross-disciplinary and create synergies between these fields.

Human Resource Development Objectives

Our goal is to develop human resources with advanced and world-class professional research capabilities and initiate innovation in life science research

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Basic specialized knowledge of comprehensive field of life science innovation
  • Specialized knowledge of one of the following fields: Disease Mechanism, Drug Discovery, Food Innovation, Environmental Management, Bioinformatics and Biomolecular Engineering
  • The ability to collaborate with researchers outside of one's area of expertise
  • English communication skills that work in the international community
  • Capacity to perform research to understand the social needs, set and solve the problems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




34 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • OEIC Listening & Reading Test Official Score Certificate with photo identification, TOEFL-PBT or iBT Examinee’s Score Record with photo identification, TOFEL-iBT Home edition Test Taker Score Report, or IELTS (Academic Module) Official Test Report Form with photo identification of either of the examination you took in the past two years.
  • Motivation letter, a study plan, academic/non-academic background, and future career plan(s)
  • A recommendation letter of the department dean or the supervisor
  • (Expected) Graduation Certificate
  • Degree Certificate
  • Academic Transcript

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4103 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4103 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4103 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4103 EUR per year during 24 months.

Annual: ¥535,800

Living costs for Tsukuba

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.


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