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University of Tsukuba

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University of Tsukuba, Master's Program in Education

With over 130 years of history, and ranked in the top 10 Japanese universities, the University of Tsukuba has a long and proud history as one of Japan's premier educational institutions.

Location 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8572, Japan
Area Kanto Region (Tokyo, etc.)
Postgraduate School Started April, 1977 (Master's Program in Education)
No. of Students 200
No. of International Students Regular Students - 2, Research Students - 3, Teacher Trainees - 8
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 122 (Full-Time)
Additional Information
List of Programs - Master of Arts in Education (International Education)

As of June 23, 2016

University of Tsukuba, Master's Program in Sport and Olympic Studies

Through extensive and advanced education and research on human mind, body and various activities from the basics to applications, students are able to plan and execute research based on an advanced global perspective in their own academic field, and possess a wide range of knowledge about humans and possess excellent interdisciplinary skills. Researchers and university teachers who can plan and execute excellent academic research that can achieve cutting-edge fusion of different fields against the background of academic research and an international and interdisciplinary education and research environment. Cultivate highly specialized professionals who can research and design appropriate assistance and support to meet social needs.

Location 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
Area Kanto Region (Tokyo, etc.)
Postgraduate School Started April, 2020
No. of Students
No. of International Students
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members
Additional Information All learning is done in English, and upon entering the programme, students choose one of four areas of education and research fields: 1)Olympic/Paralympic Education, 2) Sport Management 3) Sport Science and Medicine, and 4) Teaching/Coaching/Japanese Culture. Although students focus mainly on the subjects in their chosen field, they also study about other fields in a balanced way.
More than 110 graduates have completed the programme. They now work in international sports organisations, overseas NFs, organizing committees for Olympic and Paralympic Games, sport-related companies, and educational institutions.
MEXT scholarship (Special Programme) is available for the 2024 intake.
List of Programs - Master's Program in Sport and Olympic Studies

As of October 25, 2023


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