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Agricultural Development Studies

The University of Tokyo

18 months
Duration
4106 USD/year
4106 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of International Program in Agricultural Development Studies from The University of Tokyo is an English-language program at the Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

Overview

Issue-oriented rather than methodology-oriented, this exciting Master of International Program in Agricultural Development Studies from The University of Tokyo offers its candidates the opportunity to develop the requisite expertise across discipline and country boundaries to tackle agricultural and environmental problems in developing countries around the world. 

Graduates will be well-equipped to make a difference in the modern, globalized industry of agriculture.

The academic year at IPADS begins in September each year. Typically, students in MSc complete the coursework component of the program in their first six months whilst designing and preparing for their original research, and then engage in full-time research.

Research area:

  • PLANT SCIENCE 
  • PLANT MATERIAL SCIENCE 
  • PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY 
  • ECONOMICS 
  • ANIMAL SCIENCE 
  • FOOD SCIENCE 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Food Resources
  • Crop Physiology
  • Winter Crop Management
  • Statistics
  • Economics
  • Forest Insect Ecology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic 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

    4106 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4106 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    4106 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4106 USD per year during 18 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

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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