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Meiji University

Graduate School of Science and Technology

International Program in Architecture and Urban Design (I-AUD)

The smaller the world becomes with advanced technology and transportation progress, the more we will need skillful planners and designers who can act globally and professionally. The Architecture Major of the Graduate School of Science and Technology of Meiji University opens a new program of "International Program in Architecture and Urban Design" to enhance globally active professionals at newly constructed Nakano campus.

Degree Information
Degree Master's
Type of Degree Master of Engineering in Architecture, Master of Arts in Architecture
Subject - Engineering (Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, etc.)
- Environmental Science (Environmental Conservation, Sustainable and Environmental System Development, etc.)
Major Architecture
Duration 2 years
Entry Date April 2019
Location Nakano Campus
4-21-1 Nakano, Nakano-ku, Tokyo 164-8525, Japan
Area Kanto Region (Tokyo, etc.)
Postgraduate Program Started April 2013
No. of Students 737 (as of May 1, 2018)
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 50 (as of May 1, 2018)
Tuition Fees Master's Program: 1,123,000 yen
Doctoral Program: 1,053,000 yen
Additional Information
Contact Graduate School of Science and Technology
Phone: 044-934-7562
Fax: 044-934-7901
Admission Information
Admission Capacity Master's Program: 80
Doctoral Program: 7
Application Type Open to non-Japanese students only
Eligibility (For Pre-arrival Admission)
You must have a non-Japanese citizenship and have satisfactorily completed the full primary and secondary school education in a non-Japanese educational system. In addition, you must satisfy at least ONE of the following requirements.

1) You have completed or expect to complete a 16-year school education in a non-Japanese education system by March 31, 2018.
2) You have graduated or expect to graduate from a Japanese university by March 31, 2018 as an international student.
3) You are deemed, in a result of eligibility pre-screening within the Graduate School, to have attained a level of academic proficiency on a par with a college graduate, and will be 22 years of age by March 31, 2018.

Please refer to the following site.
Application Period 1) June 25, 2018 to June 29, 2018
2) November 12, 2018 to November 16, 2018
Examination Type & Date Type A: Applicants residing in Japan at the time of application
Document Screening and interview
1) August 1, 2018 2) February 26, 2019

Type B: Applicants NOT residing in Japan
Document Screening
Presence in Japan Required for Screening Process No
Admission Fee Type A (Master's Program) and Doctoral Degree Program: 35,000 yen
Type B: 15,000 yen

As of October 10, 2018


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