M.Sc. On Campus


Osaka University

24 months
4165 USD/year
4165 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The department of Mathematics at Osaka University consists of 6 research groups, all of which have been making substantial contributions to the developments of mathematics. Our department is ranked among the top three in the country.


About the Mathematics program

We offer a program with 32 new students enrolled annually leading to post-gradute degrees of Masters of Science. We also offer a Ph.D. program with possibly 16 new students enrolled annually. In addition, there is a special program that excellent undergraduate students with strong mathematical backgroud can be enrolled in the graduate school before graduation. So far, ten students successfully used this program.

Graduate courses in the Mathematics program at Osaka University are prepared so as to meet various demands of students. Besides introductory courses for first year students, a number of topics courses are given for advanced students. Students learn more specialized topics from seminars under the guidance of thesis advisors.

Programme Structure

Areas of Research:

  • Number Theory
  • Commutative Ring Theory
  •  Algebraic Geometry 
  • Algebraic Analysis 
  • Partial Differential Equations 
  • Differential Geometry 
  • Complex Differential Geometry 
  • Topology, Knot Theory
  • Discrete Subgroups
  • Transformation Groups 
  • Complex Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prior to entering the graduate school, the majority of the international students spends from one half to one full year as a research student, and then takes an entrance examination for the graduate level degree program.
  • The admission process varies from department to department. For further details, please contact the administrative office of the specific graduate school. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4165 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4165 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4165 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4165 USD per year during 24 months.
  • 535,800 JPY/year

Living costs for Osaka-shi

105816 - 158424 JPY /month
Living costs

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