Graduate School of Health Sciences


 The mission of the Graduate School of Health Sciences  is to develop advanced medical- care professionals who use leading-edge knowledge and technical skills to meet social needs for advanced medical care and play a prominent role in the next generation of health sciences, and to develop researchers who can play a leading role in the global arena of health-science research beyond their fields of specialty.



Requirements
In order to gain entry into a Master’s or Doctoral Program applicants must:
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree or equivalent and have completed at least 16 years of education.


STEP 1

Find a Supervisor

Graduate and research students conduct research under the guidance of a supervisor. To enter Hokkaido University as a research or graduate student, you need to find a faculty member who is willing to give you instruction on your research. Find a prospective supervisor from our website:
STEP 2

Apply to the Graduate School

Check how to apply on the website of the graduate school you wish to enter.
Applicants must pay the examination fee at the time of application.
STEP 3

Take the entrance examination

Screening procedures for research students are conducted on the basis of documentation submitted whilst screening procedures for graduate level students differ between each school. Please check the website of the school you wish to enter. In the event that you are required to come to Japan for the entrance examination, you will need to obtain a temporary stay visa at your local Japanese Embassy.
STEP 4

Commence enrolment procedures

After passing the screening process, you will be required to submit necessary documentation, pay the entrance fee, and complete other necessary procedures to become enrolled. Once you are issued with a Letter of Acceptance from Hokkaido University, you can apply for a student visa at your local Japanese Embassy.


FEE POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS
Tuition Fee ¥535,800 / $5,880 (per year)
Entrance Fee ¥282,000 / $3,100
Examination Fee ¥30,000 / $330


Graduate School of Health Sciences

MASTER

DOCTORAL
Semester Commencement April √ October x April √ October x


Subjects
Health Sciences
Health Sciences, Nursing



For more information, visit the Graduate School of Health Sciences homepage.

Updated on   April 06, 2017

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