The Faculty of Science provides a special grant program to select, from among students applying to doctoral courses, students who can contribute internationally in their research field.
Successful applicants are not required to pay examination, admission, or tuition fees. Each successful applicant will be employed as a research assistant. The amount of RA compensation is approximately 1,050,000 yen (JPY) a year. Participating in research as a RA is an excellent way for a student to develop research skills.
The application deadline for the entry in October 2012 is May 15, 2012.
Please ask your prospective supervisor for details of the program.