The United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University

The United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, established through the cooperation of teaching staffs, researchers and other members of the University of the Ryukyus, Saga University and Kagoshima University, is an independent institution offering a doctoral program in agriculture, forestry and fisheries development, and training for environmentally sound food production and technical innovation. This institution aims to produce highly competent researchers mainly in the production and use of resources from temperate to tropical zones, and also in international agricultural and fshery sciences, environmental agricultural and fishery sciences, and advance bioscience. With a view to developing a core institution for agricultural education and research in East Asia, we have established a program that accepts working people and foreign students.

Doctoral Program

Courses Admission Capacity Areas of Study Degree
Science of Bioresource Production 7 Tropical Bioresource and Plant Resource Production,
Animal Resource Production,
Regional and Global Resources Economics
Doctor of Agriculture
Biological Science and Technology 8 Bioscience and Biotechnology,
Food Science and Nutrition,
Advanced Life Science
Resources and environmental Science of Agriculture,
Forestry and Fisheries
8 Environmental Science and conservation Biology,
Regional Resource Environment Engineering,
Fisheries Science on Resources and Environments