Division of Environmental Studies

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Graduate Program in Sustainability Science - Global Leadership Initiative

Graduate Program in Sustainability Science - Global Leadership Initiative

  1. Students in the master's course need to take courses of at least 30 credits in total, which must include at least four credits from Basic Compulsory Courses on Sustainability Science, six credits from Compulsory Elective Lecture Courses, eight credits from Exercise Courses, and eight credits from Master's Research on Sustainability Science.
    Students in the master's course can also take courses of a maximum of four credits offered in other departments and faculties.
  2. Students in the Doctoral Course need to take courses of at least 20 credits in total, which must include at least two credits from Advanced Compulsory Courses on Sustainability Science, two credits from Exercise Courses, two credits from Global Leadership Exercise, and 12 credits from Doctoral Research on Sustainability Science.  
    *Enrolled students in Doctoral Course without taking up a course offered in Graduate Program in Sustainability Science - Global Leadership Initiative Minor Program are required to take up courses of at least six credits in total, which must include at least two credits from Basic Compulsory Courses on Sustainability Science and Exercise on Research Methodologies in Sustainability Science in addition to the above mentioned minimum requirements.
    A maximum of two credits from courses offered in other departments and graduate schools can be counted for completing the doctoral course, however, the credits from courses offered for undergraduate students will not be counted for completing the doctoral course.
  3. Subjects with "E" in the remarks column will be taught in English.
  4. This course list is applied only for students starting in 2012 or later.
  5. Those who enrolled before March 31, 2012 shall follow the requirements for completing the master’s or doctoral course in the course lists that have issued in their enrollment year.

Graduate Program in Sustainability Science - Global Leadership Initiative Minor Program

Courses of this program are the same as the Graduate Program in Sustainability Science - Global Leadership Initiative (GPSS-GLI).

  1. Students in the GPSS-GLI Minor Program need to take courses of at least six credits in total, which must include at least two credits from Basic Compulsory Courses on Sustainability Science, two credits from Exercise on Research Methodologies in Sustainability Science.
  2. Students enrolled in the Doctoral Course of the GPSS-GLI may apply up to 10 credits earned in excess of the required credits for GPSS-GLI Minor Program to the required credits for the Doctoral Course of the GPSS-GLI.
  3. Subjects with "E" in the remarks column will be taught in English.
  4. GPSS-GLI Minor Program is applied only for students starting in 2013 or later.