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Tohoku University

Undergraduate Programs Information

Programs

Programs Class Commence
Future Global Leadership Program: Applied Marine Biology Course (AMB) October 1
Future Global Leadership Program: Applied Molecular Chemistry (AMC) October 1
Future Global Leadership Program: International Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (IMAC-U) October 1

Faculty of Agriculture
Future Global Leadership Program: Applied Marine Biology Course (AMB)

Applied Marine Biology Course (AMB) is a marine science course with an emphasis on research applications to all aspects connected with harvesting food from natural and aquacultured marine animals and plants. Grounded in basic sciences in the first year, AMB students receive instruction and training in abroad range of techniques and subject areas including ecology, physiology, biochemistry and molecular biology. The plants and animals that students will become familiar with include seaweeds, plankton, various kinds of fishes, shellfish, and other.

Program Information
Subject - Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
- Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Duration 4 years
Degree Bachelor
Type of Degree Bachelor of Agriculture
Major Marine Biology
Classes Commence October 1
Entrance Fee 282,000 yen
Tuition Fees 267,900 yen per semester (Yearly tuition 535,800 yen)
Other Expenses Cost of living: approx. 100,000 yen
Location 468-1, Aramaki Aza-Aoba, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-0845, Japan
Area Hokkaido & Tohoku Region (Sapporo, Sendai, etc.)
Program Started October, 2011
No. of Students 94
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 30
Additional Information The Future Global Leadership (FGL) Program provides students with the opportunity to study within specialized domains while also offering various elective subjects. Tohoku University's world-class research is the foundation of its high-quality education, and provides students with rich research and learning opportunities. The FGL Program also offers three undergraduate courses taught entirely in English. These courses, focused on science and engineering, started accepting students from 2011. The FGL Program provides excellent learning opportunities in an ideal campus environment for students who aspire to one day take on key international leadership roles.
Application Type Open to non-Japanese students only
Admission Capacity 10
Application Period 1st Recruitment Period: January 5, 2017 - Noon (JST) January 23, 2017
2nd Recruitment Period: April 14, 2017 - Noon (JST) May 22, 2017
Examination Date 1st Recruitment Period: (IMAC-U, AMB) March 13, 2017 - March 17, 2017 (1 or 2 days during this time), (AMC) March 20, 2017 - May 24, 2017 (1 or 2 days during this time)
2nd Recruitment Period: June 19, 2017 - June 23, 2017 (1 or 2 days during this time)
Results Announced 1st Recruitment Period: April 5, 2017
2nd Recruitment Period: July 5, 2017
Enrollment Procedure Period 1st Recruitment Period: April 6, 2017 - April 14, 2017
2nd Recruitment Period: July 6, 2017 - July 14, 2017
Eligibility http://www.fgl.tohoku.ac.jp/?section=undergraduate-programs&page=requirements
Application Process All applications are submitted via T-cens online system on the FGL Undergraduate course web page.
https://www.fgl.tohoku.ac.jp/?section=undergraduate-programs&page=entrance-procedure
Screening Process Judged by the documents applicants submitted
Admission Fee 5,000 yen
Contact FGL Undergraduate Admissions, Tohoku University
Addressee: 41, Kawauchi, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8576
Phone: +81-22-795-3242
Fax: +81-22-795-7826
Email: tohoku-fgl@grp.tohoku.ac.jp
URL: http://www.fgl.tohoku.ac.jp/

As of December 6, 2016


Faculty of Science
Future Global Leadership Program: Applied Molecular Chemistry (AMC)

Applied Molecular Chemistry (AMC) course is a fundamental chemistry curriculum with an emphasis on materials science. Students will be educated and do research in organic inorganic chemistry, physical chemistry, plymer chemistry, biochemistry, and materials chemistry. The AMC course is designed to train future leaders in the field of materials science, which is playing an increasing role in the development of new technologies.
In particular, the AMC courses is designed to help students develop the skills needed for identifying and solving research problems within science and technology. Lectures and laboratory classes are taught by faculty members in the Department of Chemistry and affiliated materials research institutes (IMR, IMRAM, WPI-AIMR). The international character of the AMC course and its comprehensive curriculum will prepare students for global leadership roles in both academia and industry.

Program Information
Subject - Biological and Biomedical Sciences
- Physical Sciences
Duration 4 years
Degree Bachelor
Type of Degree Bachelor of Science
Major Chemistry
Classes Commence October 1
Entrance Fee 282,000 yen
Tuition Fees 267,900 yen per semester (Yearly tuition 535,800 yen)
Other Expenses Cost of living: approx. 100,000 yen
Location 1-1, Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577, Japan
Area Hokkaido & Tohoku Region (Sapporo, Sendai, etc.)
Program Started October, 2011
No. of Students 94
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 30
Additional Information The Future Global Leadership (FGL) Program provides students with the opportunity to study within specialized domains while also offering various elective subjects. Tohoku University's world-class research is the foundation of its high-quality education, and provides students with rich research and learning opportunities. The FGL Program also offers three undergraduate courses taught entirely in English. These courses, focused on science and engineering, started accepting students from 2011. The FGL Program provides excellent learning opportunities in an ideal campus environment for students who aspire to one day take on key international leadership roles.
Application Type Open to non-Japanese students only
Admission Capacity 10
Application Period 1st Recruitment Period: January 5, 2017 - Noon (JST) January 23, 2017
2nd Recruitment Period: April 14, 2017 - Noon (JST) May 22, 2017
Examination Date 1st Recruitment Period: (IMAC-U, AMB) March 13, 2017 - March 17, 2017 (1 or 2 days during this time), (AMC) March 20, 2017 - May 24, 2017 (1 or 2 days during this time)
2nd Recruitment Period: June 19, 2017 - June 23, 2017 (1 or 2 days during this time)
Results Announced 1st Recruitment Period: April 5, 2017
2nd Recruitment Period: July 5, 2017
Enrollment Procedure Period 1st Recruitment Period: April 6, 2017 - April 14, 2017
2nd Recruitment Period: July 6, 2017 - July 14, 2017
Eligibility http://www.fgl.tohoku.ac.jp/?section=undergraduate-programs&page=requirements
Application Process All applications are submitted via T-cens online system on the FGL Undergraduate course web page.
https://www.fgl.tohoku.ac.jp/?section=undergraduate-programs&page=entrance-procedure
Screening Process Judged by the documents applicants submitted
Admission Fee 5,000 yen
Contact FGL Undergraduate Admissions, Tohoku University
Addressee: 41, Kawauchi, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8576
Phone: +81-22-795-3242
Fax: +81-22-795-7826
Email: tohoku-fgl@grp.tohoku.ac.jp
URL: http://www.fgl.tohoku.ac.jp/

As of December 6, 2016


School of Engineering
Future Global Leadership Program: International Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (IMAC-U)

International Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (IMAC-U) is an International undergraduate course taught fully in English in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in School of Engineering at Tohoku University. It consists of more than 100 laboratories covering a wide range of study fields from fluid dynamics, thermal engineering, materials engineering, nanotechnologies, aerospace engineering, robotics, biomedical engineering, information science, quantum science and energy, to environmental study. Students are provided a world-class educational and research environment to study mechanics engineering and foster the international awareness.

Program Information
Subject - Engineering
- Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
- Technologies/Technicians
Duration 4 years
Degree Bachelor
Type of Degree Bachelor of Engineering
Major Engineering
Classes Commence October 1
Entrance Fee 282,000 yen
Tuition Fees 267,900 yen per semester (Yearly tuition 535,800 yen)
Other Expenses Cost of living: approx. 100,000 yen
Location 6-3, Aramaki Aza-Aoba, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8578, Japan
Area Hokkaido & Tohoku Region (Sapporo, Sendai, etc.)
Program Started October, 2011
No. of Students 94
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 30
Additional Information The Future Global Leadership (FGL) Program provides students with the opportunity to study within specialized domains while also offering various elective subjects. Tohoku University's world-class research is the foundation of its high-quality education, and provides students with rich research and learning opportunities. The FGL Program also offers three undergraduate courses taught entirely in English. These courses, focused on science and engineering, started accepting students from 2011. The FGL Program provides excellent learning opportunities in an ideal campus environment for students who aspire to one day take on key international leadership roles.
Application Type Open to non-Japanese students only
Admission Capacity 10
Application Period 1st Recruitment Period: January 5, 2017 - Noon (JST) January 23, 2017
2nd Recruitment Period: April 14, 2017 - Noon (JST) May 22, 2017
Examination Date 1st Recruitment Period: (IMAC-U, AMB) March 13, 2017 - March 17, 2017 (1 or 2 days during this time), (AMC) March 20, 2017 - May 24, 2017 (1 or 2 days during this time)
2nd Recruitment Period: June 19, 2017 - June 23, 2017 (1 or 2 days during this time)
Results Announced 1st Recruitment Period: April 5, 2017
2nd Recruitment Period: July 5, 2017
Enrollment Procedure Period 1st Recruitment Period: April 6, 2017 - April 14, 2017
2nd Recruitment Period: July 6, 2017 - July 14, 2017
Eligibility http://www.fgl.tohoku.ac.jp/?section=undergraduate-programs&page=requirements
Application Process All applications are submitted via T-cens online system on the FGL Undergraduate course web page.
https://www.fgl.tohoku.ac.jp/?section=undergraduate-programs&page=entrance-procedure
Screening Process Judged by the documents applicants submitted
Admission Fee 5,000 yen
Contact FGL Undergraduate Admissions, Tohoku University
Addressee: 41, Kawauchi, Aoba-ku, Sendai, 980-8576
Phone: +81-22-795-3242
Fax: +81-22-795-7826
Email: tohoku-fgl@grp.tohoku.ac.jp
URL: http://www.fgl.tohoku.ac.jp/

As of December 6, 2016

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