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Environmental Management

Kyoto University

24 months
4159 EUR/year
4159 EUR/year
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In order to foster outstanding environmental management professionals, students are required to participate in lengthy internship study. Based on practical experience gained outside of the university, the student presents an innovative master’s thesis and gains professional skills. The Environmental Management program is offered at Kyoto University.

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About this Degree

After completing the Environmental Management master’s degree at Kyoto University, the student may continue on to the doctoral program in order to obtain advanced professional skills or may choose to work for national or local government organizations, international organizations, at environment-linked departments of industries, environment-related industries, environmentrelated NGOs, among others.

The curriculum also fosters outstanding researchers. Students are engaged in academic research in the specific field of his/her major, as well as in interdisciplinary course work, in order to gain the ability to open academic frontiers related to global and/or local environmental issues. After completing the master’s degree, the student may continue on to the Doctoral Program in Global Environmental Studies to obtain advanced academic research skills at the international level, or may choose to work for environment-related research institutions or other organizations.

The core requirements of the Master’s Program in Environmental Management are courses in the theoretical foundations of global environmental studies (global environmental laws and policy, global environmental economics, global resources and ecosystem management, environmental ethics and environmental education). The student studies environmental management fundamentals and theories, and attends seminars corresponding to the student’s area of interest. After that, the student completes an internship and then submits a master’s thesis.

Programme Structure

  • Through the environmental management seminars, the student participates in special lectures by invited lecturers, fieldwork, experiments and practical study, and literature review, all of which serve to instill the student with the fundamental knowledge and skills needed for environmental research or practice at the international level.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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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

  • Applicants will be graded according to the sum total of their marks for English ability (evaluated based on TOEFLiBT (preferred), TOEFL-PBT, TOEIC-SP, or IELTS test-score), general knowledge of global environment, basic knowledge of the applicant’s choice of study area and interviews (to assess achievement in undergraduate program, study plan and capacity for the master’s program).

Tuition Fee

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    4159 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 4159 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4159 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4159 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 535,800 yen/year

Living costs for Kyoto

131939 - 183969 JPY /month
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