Conducts comprehensive research in humanities and social sciences and educates students to meet the challenges of a globalizing, information intensive world.
The Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences consists of the following departments:
For inquiries (in English):
TEL：048-858-3319 or 048-858-3320 (in Japan)
TEL：+81-48-858-3319 or +81-48-858-3320 (from overseas)
Conducts advanced education and research related to school education and human beings
Cultivates professionals equipped with sufficient capabilities and leadership to enrich Japanese education in the globalized world
Develops knowledge in respective interdisciplinary fields and brushes up student’s ability to adapt to the latest trends in science and technology, to identify problems and to propose solutions
Takes the initiative in engaging research activities
International Graduate Program on Civil and Environmental Engineering
Offers Master of Engineering and Doctor of Engineering/ Doctor of Philosophy Degree programs covering a broad range of civil and environmental engineering fields under the Graduate School of Science and Engineering.
IGP on Civil and Environmental Engineering
IGP on Environmental Science
IGP on Green and Sustainable Chemical Technologies
IGP on Renewable Energy System – Information Technology Innovation
Saitama University-RIKEN International Joint Graduate School
Offers Saitama University’s international students the opportunity to enroll in a doctoral program at Saitama University’s Graduate School of Science and Engineering in order to pursue their studies under the supervision of faculty within concurrent appointments at RIKEN and Saitama University. RIKEN will provide its research resources covering the fields of physics, chemistry, biology, medicine and engineering, and financial support for a part of the student’s living and accommodation costs. Enrollment is once per year in the autumn.
URL: RIKEN-International Program Associate (IPA)-