The Graduate School of Engineering and Science aims to educate and produce creative researchers, practical engineers and scientists with a broad background, international outlook, and a high degree of specialization. The Graduate School of Engineering and Science offers seven majors in the master's program and three majors in the doctoral program. In the Graduate School of Engineering and Science, activities such as carrying out basic scientific research and developing disaster prevention technologies to solve environmental problems with natural clean energy are proceeding in collaboration with the Disaster Prevention Research Center for Island Regions.

Master’s Program
Majors Areas of Study Degree
Mechanical Systems Engineering
  • Materials Science
  • Strength of Materials
  • Engineering Design Systems
  • Processing Systems
  • Mechanical Systems Dynamics
  • Thermal Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Fluid Machinery
  • Energy Systems Engineering
  • Measurement Systems
  • Control Engineering
  • Fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering
  • High Energy Manufacturing Processes
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Science
Civil Engineering and Architecture
  • Planning of Civil Engineering
  • Disaster Prevention Planning
  • Urban and Regional Infrastructure Planning
  • Hydraulic and Coastal Environmental Engineering
  • Regional Environmental Engineering
  • Architectural Planning and History
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Structural Analysis
  • Architectural Environmental Engineering and Building System Design
  • Structural Engineering
  • Concrete Engineering
  • Building materials
  • Structural System Design
  • Seismic Design
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Foundation Engineering
  • Wind and Earthquake Engineering
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Science
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Magnetic Engineering
  • Plasma Engineering
  • High Power Engineering
  • Power System Engineering
  • Power Electronics
  • Electrical Machinery Engineering
  • Electronic Materials Engineering
  • Electronic Devices Engineering
  • VLSI System Design
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Engineering of Semiconductor Thin-Film Process
  • Modern Control Theory
  • Optical Fiber Transmission Engineering
  • Dependable Computing Systems
  • Medical Electronics
  • Signal Processing Systems
  • Wireless Communications Systems
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Science
Information Engineering
  • Computer Systems
  • Signal Processing
  • Multimedia Communication
  • Intelligent Information Processing
  • Robotics
  • Intelligent Systems
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Science
Mathematical Sciences
  • Theory of Numbers
  • Topology
  • Mathematical Analysis
  • Theory of Probability
  • Information Mathematics
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Science
Physics and Earth Sciences
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Solid State Physics
  • Polymer Physics
  • Computational Physics
  • Subduction-Zone Magmatism
  • Tectonics
  • Marine Geology
  • Oceanography and Paleo-Oceanography
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Science
Chemistry, Biology and Marine Science
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Analytical and Geochemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Marine Natural Products Chemistry
  • Marine Ecological Chemistry
  • Ecology
  • Taxonomy and Morphology
  • Cell Biology, Genetics
  • Functional Biology
  • Fisheries Biology
  • Coral Reef Biology
  • Tropical Biology
  • Master of Engineering
  • Master of Science
Doctoral Program
Majors Areas of Study Degree
Materials, Structural and Energy Engineering
  • Intelligent Materials
  • Structural Design and Processing
  • Momentum and Heat Transfer, and Energy Conversion
  • Ocean Development
  • Information Development Systems
  • Engineering of Semiconductor Thin-Film Devices
  • Doctor of Engineering
  • Doctor of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Interdisciplinary Intelligent Systems Engineering
  • Living Environment Engineering
  • Environmental System Engineering
  • Intelligent Systems Engineering
  • Doctor of Engineering
  • Doctor of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy
Marine and Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental Science of Island Archipelago
  • Environmental Material Physics
  • Life Science
  • Marine Biology
  • Function of Island Ecosystem
  • Marine Chemistry
  • Tropical Biology
  • Doctor of Engineering
  • Doctor of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy

Special Graduate Programs

The Graduate School of Engineering and Science offers two special graduate programs for international students. The education system in the special graduate programs includes lectures conducted in English.

Engineering Course
<Smart City Human Resources Development Program>

The aim of this program is to establish a world class research base for developing human resources highly specialized in smart city development. The program encompasses various fields of study such as artificial intelligence, big data analysis, IoT, data science etc. in order to realize a hyper smart society.

Master’s Program
Majors Degree
  • Mechanical Systems Engineering
  • Civil Engineering and Architecture
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Information Engineering
Master of Engineering
Doctoral Program
Majors Degree
  • Material, Structural and Energy Engineering
  • Interdisciplinary Intelligent Systems Engineering
  • Doctor of Engineering
  • Doctor of Philosophy

Science Course
<Ryukyu International Marine Program (RIMP)>

This program is dedicated to fostering scientists capable of contributing to the conservation and sustainable utilization of island marine environments, and developing natural disaster prevention methodologies.
In particular, it is our goal to foster leaders who will become highly influential in the fields of marine policy, academia, and industry within the rapidly developing ASEAN and Oceania regions as well as to contributing to the growth of Japan.

Master’s Program
Majors Degree
  • Physics and Earth Sciences
  • Chemistry, Biology and Marine ScienceMaster of Science
Master of Science
Doctoral Program
Major Degree
  • Marine and Environmental Sciences
  • Doctor of Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy