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Kyushu University

Graduate School of Economics, Kyushu University

International Doctoral Program in Economics

The International Graduate Program in Economics (IGPE: IMPE + IDPE) is one of the MEXT's Global 30 programs Kyushu University has launched Autumn 2010.
The International Doctoral Program in Economics (IMPE) is a three-year program taught in English which requires master’s degree for entry. The students take specialized subjects, join the research workshop, and receive research guidance for their mandatory dissertations.

Degree Information
Degree Doctoral
Type of Degree Doctor of Economics
Subject - Social Sciences (Business, Economics, Law, etc.)
Major Economics
Duration 3 years
Entry Date October 1, 2015
Location 6-19-1 Hakozaki, Higashi-ku Fukuoka 812-8581, Japan
Area Chugoku, Shikoku & Kyushu Region (Fukuoka, etc.)
Postgraduate Program Started October, 2010
No. of Students 11
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 16
Tuition Fees 817,800 yen
Additional Information
Contact Office for Students of the Faculty of Economics, Kyushu University
Admission Information
Admission Capacity 5
Application Type Open to everyone
Eligibility Please see application guidelines:
Application Period Please see application guidelines:
Examination Type & Date Document Screening, Interview (where applicable)
Presence in Japan Required for Screening Process No
Admission Fee 30,000 yen

As of March 25, 2015


University and program information, costs, dates, policies are subject to change; please confirm important facts with university admission personnel.