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Waseda University

Graduate School of Sports Sciences

Master's Program

English-based two-year master’s degree program with two areas of specialization, “Health and Exercise Science” and “Sport Management,” starts in September, 2018. This program is designed to expose students to advanced knowledge in each area of specialization and exciting research opportunities in the field and/or laboratory setting. With the completion of course work and research, graduates will be prepared to apply their knowledge and experience to improve the health and wellness of their community, pursue their professional career and contribute to the world of sport sciences in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic-Paralympic Games and beyond.

Degree Information
Degree Master's
Type of Degree Master
Subject - Biological Sciences (Neuroscience, Oncology, etc.)
- Biology (Anthropology, Basic Biology, etc.)
- Chemistry (Applied Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, etc.)
- Complex Systems (Biomedical Engineering, Biomolecular Science, etc.)
- Humanities (History, Linguistics, etc.)
- Informatics (Human Informatics, Principles of Informatics, etc.)
Major Sport Sciences
Duration 2 years
Entry Date April: April 6, 2019
September: September 27, 2019
Location 2-579-15, Mikajima, Tokorozawa, Saitama 359-1192, Japan
Area Kanto Region (Tokyo, etc.)
Postgraduate Program Started September, 2018
No. of Students 5
No. of Full and Part-Time Faculty Members 24
Tuition Fees 1,206,000 yen
Additional Information
Contact Administrative Office, Tokorozawa Campus, Waseda University
Admission Information
Admission Capacity Several
Application Type Open to everyone
Application Period [2019 September admission] April 15 - May 13
Examination Type & Date Document screening
Presence in Japan Required for Screening Process No
Admission Fee Domestic applicants: 30,000 yen
Overseas applicants: 10,000 yen (including the lifting charge)

As of February 6, 2019


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