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Urban and Environmental Studies

The University of Tokyo

24 months
Duration
4105 USD/year
4105 USD/year
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About

This Master in Urban and Environmental Studies at The University of Tokyo provides cutting-edge knowledge on spatial planning, design and analysis as well as urban environmental management and technology to be used to solve ever-increasing urban issues and problems in the world.

Overview

The aim of the Department is to give students a definite background as an expert of planning, design and management of the urban community. The Master in Urban and Environmental Studies at The University of Tokyo is designed to help meet with the widespread needs for specially-educated manpower in urban planning and environmental engineering. 

Both research and teaching within the Department of Urban Engineering focus on two primarily areas: 

  • environmental engineering
  • urban planning.

Accreditation

The University of Tokyo, also known as "Todai" was established in 1877 as the first national university in Japan. As a leading research university, Todai offers courses in essentially all academic disciplines at both undergraduate and graduate levels and conducts research across the full spectrum of academic activity. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Risk Management 
  • Advanced Course in Residential Environment
  • Urban Water Systems
  • Advanced Water Quality Engineering
  • Global Urban Planning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

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 form 
  • Proof of Bachelor's degree 
  • Official transcripts 
  • Proof of English proficiency 
  • Research work conducted by the applicant, such as a Bachelor's thesis, Honor's thesis or equivalent 
  • (graduates of Bachelor's programs with no research component will be given an essay assignment at the 
  • time of shortlisting) 
  • Proof of citizenship 
  • Two letters of recommendation by university academics 
  • Passport-sized photographs 
  • Proof of Examination Fee payment (the details regarding Examination Fee will be sent out at the time of shortlisting) 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4105 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4105 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4105 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4105 USD per year during 24 months.
  • ¥535,800

Living costs for Tokyo

132901 - 208462 JPY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

The department will allocate a limited number of scholarships by recommending candidates to scholarship organizations, MEXT (Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) and Asian Development Bank.

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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