Master On Campus

Global Environmental Leaders

Nagoya University

24 months
4115 USD/year
4115 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Graduate School of Environmental Studies (the Spatial Planning and Environment Course, the Department of Environmental Engineering and Architecture) and the Graduate School of Engineering (the Department of Civil Engineering) jointly host the Master in Global Environmental Leaders at Nagoya University.


About Global Environmental Leaders at Nagoya University

Nagoya University Global Environmental Leaders Program (NUGELP) offers a two year master's curriculum in English with an extended focus on the three focal areas, namely, Climate Change, Water and Waste Management, and Biodiversity Conservation. 

The Master in Global Environmental Leaders at Nagoya University is interdisciplinary and covers various research fields such as:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Systems Analysis
  • Transportation Planning
  • Land Use Planning
  • Architecture
  • Economics
  • Policy Studies.
Professors who give courses under this program have rich experience in policy making at local and international levels as well as in scientific research in their own fields of specialization. Also, some lectures are provided by prominent external practitioners from companies and government bodies in Japan, particularly the Nagoya-Chubu region, which is well-known for its world-class industry including the automobile industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Environmental Cooperation 
  • Environmental Ecology System
  • Maintenance of Civil Structures
  • Urban Space and Environmental
  • Geomaterial Engineering
  • Land Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


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
  • Entrance Exam and Interview

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.


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