University of Tsukuba’s Ph.D. Program in Human Biology

This is to announce Tsukuba’s Ph.D. Program in Human Biology. Human Biology Program is a doctoral program integrating biological science, medicine, computational science, and materials science. The admission information about Enrollment for April 2017 is now available.

The Ph.D. Program in Human Biology is a 5-year transdisciplinary degree Program established in 2011 as on of the Leading Graduate School Doctoral Programs funded by NEXT, Japan. For nurturing the future global leaders, who will be able to create a rich and sustainable human society, this program takes unique and innovative educational and research approaches.

Venue and schedule:

Tsukuba and oversea places Bonn (Germany), Shanghai (China), Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), Dallas (USA), Taipei (Taiwan), Jakarta (Indonesia)
*The examination sites overseas will be confirmed after the announcement of the first screening result. The university will decide the venue in light of the number of people who pass the first screening.
*The applicants are required to pay for their own transportation and accommodation fees.

Application deadline: July 5, 2016

Announcement of first screening result: July 22, 2016

Examination: August 30, 2016 – August 31, 2016

Announcement of examination result: September 16, 2016

Application guideline can be obtained here.

More information about this program can be seen in the online phamplet or in the website.