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Chemical Engineering, Ph. D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #124 (QS) Fukuoka, Japan
Kyushu University was chosen as one of thirteen venues for the Global 30 (G30) Project, planned and funded by Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). Here are some of the ways in which we seek to globalize the university in line with the MEXT initiative.
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Overview

International Doctoral Program in Chemical Engineering

The Graduate School of Engineering at Kyushu University boasts a 100-year history of producing breakthrough research with global implications. The School is composed of twelve Departments, offering ten international programs. One of our major objectives is to foster ethically conscious graduates who have a deep understanding of society and the environment, in addition to their technical abilities.

Furthermore, in order to exceed at the international level, our graduates are educated in matters of international culture and communication. For this reason, the School provides classes in communication, engineering ethics, and engineering management, along with the conventional engineering disciplines.

Through these innovative courses, the Graduate School of Engineering cultivates students with a wide range of views and strong decision-making skills.

The Department of Chemical Engineering comprises the eight specialized fields of Physical Chemistry, Reaction Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Mass Transfer Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Fluid Engineering, Equipment Design Engineering, and Process Systems Engineering.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The central focus of Chemical Engineering is developing and improving manufacturing processes. 

Chemical Engineering is also responsible for the development of new materials such as biomaterials, electronic materials, and new catalysts, as well as their production technologies and highly advanced separation technologies.

The scope of Chemical Engineering is expanding to various fields including human health, energy, and the global environment. Chemical engineers have achieved a high degree of success across many industries.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Master's degree, Professional degree, or equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4845 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4845 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    4845 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4845 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • 535,800 Yen

Living costs for Fukuoka-shi

  • 111200 - 165260 JPY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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