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Graduate Schools

Kyoto University has 18 Graduate Schools.
To learn about the available programs, please visit each School’s website.

Graduate School website Degree Programs Courses Academic staff
Letters Master’s
Literature, Philosophy, History, Behavioral Studies, and Contemporary Culture List of academic staff
Master’s Joint Degree Master of Arts Program in Transcultural Studies
Education Master’s
Educational Studies, and Clinical Studies of Education List of academic staff
Law Master’s
Legal and Political Studies List of academic staff
Professional Law School List of academic staff
Economics Master’s
Economics List of academic staff
Master’s International Joint Master Degree Program in Global Markets, Local Creativities
Science Master’s
Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Chemistry, and Biological Sciences Search page
Medicine Four-year doctoral Medicine List of academic staff
Medical Science
Professional Doctoral Public Health List of academic staff
Human Health Sciences List of academic staff
Four-year doctoral Kyoto-McGill International Collaborative Program in Genomic Medicine List of academic staff
Pharmaceutical Sciences Four-year doctoral Biomedical Sciences List of academic staff
Five-year doctoral Medicinal Frontier Sciences
Pharmaceutical Sciences,
Bioinformatics and Chemical Genomics (not accepting new students)
Engineering Master’s
Civil and Earth Resources Engineering, Urban Management, Environmental Engineering, Architecture and Architectural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Science, Micro Engineering, Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nuclear Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Science and Engineering, Material Chemistry, Energy and Hydrocarbon Chemistry, Molecular Engineering, Polymer Chemistry, Synthetic Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, and Chemical Engineering Divisions
Agriculture Master’s
Agronomy and Horticultural Science, Forest and Biomaterials Science, Applied Life Sciences, Applied Biosciences, Environmental Science and Technology, Natural Resource Economics, and Food Science and Biotechnology List of academic staff
Human and Environmental Studies Master’s
Mathematical and Information Sciences / Humanity, Society and Thought / Arts and Letters / Cognitive, Behavioral and Health Sciences / Language Sciences /  Civilizations of Eastern Asia / Studies on Global Coexistence / Cultural, Regional and Historical Studies on the Environment / Materials Science / Earth, Life and Environment List of academic staff
Energy Science Master’s
Socio-Environmental Energy Science, Fundamental Energy Science, Energy Conversion Science, and Energy Science and Technology List of academic staff
Asian and African Area Studies Five-year doctoral Southeast Asian Area Studies, African Area Studies, and Global Area Studies List of academic staff
Informatics Master’s
Intelligence Science and Technology, Social Informatics, Advanced Mathematical Sciences, Applied Mathematics and Physics, Systems Science, and Communications and Computer Engineering List of academic staff
Biostudies Master’s
Integrated Life Science, and Systemic Life Science Search page
Advanced Integrated Studies in Human Survivability Five-year doctoral Advanced Integrated Studies in Human Survivability List of academic staff
Global Environmental Studies Doctoral Global Environmental Studies List of academic staff
Environmental Management
Government Professional Public Policy List of academic staff
Management Professional Business Administration List of academic staff
Doctoral Management Science