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International Environmental Leadership

Tohoku University

24 months
4115 EUR/year
4115 EUR/year
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The International Environmental Leadership program of Tohoku University offers an environment that supports your research in the most effective manner, offering financial, academic, and administrative advantages.


Interdisciplinary Program

The Graduate School of Environmental Studies supports world-leading research groups across a wide range of disciplines, not only in the sciences and engineering fields but also in the humanities. The school has a history of pioneering research and educational achievements in energy and resources. It is very likely you will find a research group active in your field of interest.

Unique Courses Tailored to IELP

IELP offers special courses developed from an international perspective to provide a detailed underpinning of knowledge necessary for environmental leadership. Much emphasis is placed on developing the personal skills to express opinions in English and to exchange ideas with students from different countries and cultures. These are supplemented by a range of more technical courses to provide a broad knowledge of environmentally-important sciences and technologies. Courses are also directed at developing analytical and strategic approaches to solving problems.

Experience from SERMSS

The The International Environmental Leadership program of Tohoku University is founded on a successful precursor program, the Environmental Leadership Program, which has graduated more than 80 students over the last 5 years, many of whom have taken challenging jobs in industry related to the environment. Several have cited their experience in the program as helping them obtain their preferred employment.

Programme Structure

  • For more information, please visit the program page.

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.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission
  • Two recommendation letters from different references
  • Official academic transcript(s)
  • Certificate(s) of graduation
  • Score report of valid official English test
  • Photocopy of passport (if available)
  • Proof of citizenship
  • Abstracts of theses of undergraduate course and master course (if applicable)
  • Other supporting materials (Full text(s) of Bachelor/Master theses, GRE score report, etc.)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4115 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4115 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4115 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4115 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 535,800 JPY per year


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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