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Japan in Asia Cultural Studies

Nagoya University

24 months
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4115 USD/year
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About

The Master in Japan in Asia Cultural Studies at Nagoya University offers students an excellent opportunity to develop a deep understanding of, and critical insights into, the rich and complex relations between Japan and other East Asian countries in modern world history and globalizing contemporary society.

Overview

About Japan in Asia Cultural Studies at Nagoya University

The courses offered on the Master in Japan in Asia Cultural Studies at Nagoya University engage interdisciplinary and transnational approaches to exchanges, interactions, and interrelations between Japan and other East Asian countries in their global historical contexts. 

At the same time, the program is designed for students to master integrated knowledge and analytical research skills in one or more specialized academic discipline such as:

  • literary studies
  • cinema studies
  • modern history
  • intellectual thought
  • visual culture.
Students will also have the advantage of participating in international conferences, workshops, and other events that the Japan-in-Asia Cultural Research Center of the Graduate School of Humanities regularly organizes in Nagoya and other locations (such as Freiburg in Germany and Shanghai in the Republic of China, where the members of the Center have organized scholarly events in recent years). Such opportunities enable students to contact and learn from many internationally distinguished scholars from different countries.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • History of Asian culture
  • Cultural studies of modern and contemporary Japan
  • Genealogy of theories on Japanese culture
  • Modern Japanese fiction
  • Modern literary theory
  • Colonial modernity in Japanese and East Asian literature
  • Film theory
  • Japanese cinema history
  • Asian cinema history
  • Cinema and cultural theory
  • Visual culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 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
    • Bachelor's Degree Diploma
    • Academic Transcript
    • English Proficiency Test Scores
    • Certified Score Report of the GRE 
    • Research Proposal 
    • Two Letters of Reference 
    • Summary of Undergraduate Graduation Research 
    • Major Publications
    • Documents Showing Other Strengths 
    • Document Validating Your Nationality and Residence Status
    • Certificate of Enrollment

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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

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

Living costs for Nagoya

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.

Funding

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