Program Details

1. Program Description

Research and education comprise following issues; food security of both nationwide and household level, farming marketing and diversification of food consumption, food safety and nutrition, rural development, village governance and traditional rural society, sustainable agricultural development and resource management, role sharing between market and government for development, etc. The role sharing between market and government is regarded as the basic and strategic means for achieving development and food security

 

2. Offered Degree

Students in the International Post-Graduate Program in Human Security will belong to one of the 4 Graduate Schools forming this Program. Each Graduate School will confer the degree after the student can satisfy the required conditions of the International Post-Graduate Program in Human Security.

 

Food & Agriculture for HS

Master’s Degree : Master (Agricultural Science)

Doctor’s Degree : Doctor (Agricultural Science)

3.Academic Calender

The academic year starts at the beginning of April and ends at the end of March. It is divided into a fall and a spring semester. The enrollment dates of the program are 1 April and 1 October each year. Non-Japanese students can apply for the spring enrolment or the fall enrolment, while Japanese students can apply only for the spring enrolment.