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International Graduate Program in Language Sciences

Tohoku University

36 months
Duration
5172 USD/year
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About

The International Graduate Program in Language Sciences program of Tohoku University consists of a 2-year Master’s program and a 3-year doctoral program affiliated with the Graduate School of International Cultural Studies at Tohoku University. 

Overview

Program Aims

The aim of the International Graduate Program in Language Sciences program of Tohoku University is to promote interdisciplinary education and research concerning human language from multiple perspectives of linguistics, psychology, brain science and information science. 

Based on recent development in linguistics and other relevant disciplines, the program seeks comprehensive understanding of issues associated with linguistic communication, language acquisition and loss, language and brain, and natural language processing. 

The program is conducted in collaboration with the Research Center for Language, Brain and Cognition.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language science
  • Research methods in linguistics
  • Cognitive linguistics
  • Contrastive linguistics
  • Generative syntax
  • Language in society and culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Certificate of Graduation (or Expected Graduation)
  • Academic Transcript: A transcript issued from the graduate school where your Master’s degree was conferred, and which bears the graduate school’s formal seal on it.
  • Statement of Research Plan: Describe your research plan in English in a full paper in size A4 within 2,000 words.
  • A Sample Research Paper written in English
  • Master’s Thesis or Statement of Master’s Thesis Plan
  • A Photocopy of Formal Certificate of TOEFL® test score, TOEIC® test score or IELTS band score

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5172 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2586 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    5172 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2586 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • 267,900 JPY per semester

Funding

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