Graduate Education

The Graduate University for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI)

We are parent institutes of the Graduate University for Advanced Studies

SOKENDAI is a unique graduate university that develops top researchers using the excellent research environment and human resources of the Inter-University Research Institute Corporations. Each institute is a parent institute called "KibanKikan", and is responsible for education and research. Many of the faculties are engaged in education of SOKENDAI.

SOKENDAI has implemented a major reform of its educational organization and curricula to offer a 20-program system at Graduate Institute for Advanced Studies starting from April 2023.

Graduate lnstitute for Advanced Studies

Education at the Graduate University for Advanced Studies (2022)

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Graduate course Department Parent institute Number of enrolled students
(foreign students)
Number of academic degrees granted Cumulative number of academic degrees granted
School of Multidisciplinary Sciences Department of Polar Science National Institute of Polar Research 18 (1) 5 49
Department of Informatics National Institute of Informatics 95 (53) 19 228
Department of Statistical Sciences The Institute of Statistical Mathematics 33 (2) 10 108
School of Life Sciences Department of Genetics National Institute of Genetics 46 (27) 11 147
Total 192 (83) 45 532