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Twinning Program for International Master's Degree Program

Application for admission in 2018 fall semester is now open.

Based on the Cooperative agreements, Master's course students of Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Indonesia, HoChiMinh City University of Technology (HCMUT), Vietnam, Universitas Hasanuddin (UNHAS), Indonesia, Northeastern University (NEU), China and Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Malaysia, are able to complete their master's course in Toyohashi University of Technology.

The application guide 2018

Basic ideas of Twinning program

Course duration:

This program consists initial course for about one year in student's home institution (for 12-15 months), then followed by the succeeding course at Toyohashi University of Technology for 12 months. Students are requested to take classes and acquire credits at their home institution in the first half of this program, then students will concentrate on their research and the thesis work at Toyohashi University of Technology in the latter half of this program.
*Additional credits may be requested for the completion for Master's degree in Japan.

Degree conferred:

The Master Degree (Master of engineering) will be conferred by Toyohashi University of Technology on a candidate who has successfully completed all course requirements.

The application documents for Twinning Program

1) Application Form for Admission in Twinning Program [download]
4) Research plan in detail [download]
5) Letter of recommendation [download]

Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship 2018 (Top Global University Project) for Twinning Program for International Master's Degree Program

Toyohashi University of Technology (TUT) has been selected as one of 37 Japanese universities to participate in the "Top Global University Project" funded by the Japanese Government (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: MEXT). As a result, TUT can accept a greater number of Japanese government (MEXT) scholarship students.

Accordingly, we would like to recruit candidates who are intending to enroll at TUT in October 2018 as Twinning Program for International Master's Degree Program students, are especially brilliant, and in need of a scholarship with respect to the purpose of the "Top Global University Project" as follows.
This application guide may be amended after MEXT's official application guide.SGU_MEXT_ms_check.xls

Application Procedures for MEXT scholarship

Application Form

  1. Application for Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship for 2018
  2. research plan or research status sheet
  3. Additional Information and Declaration for MEXT Scholarship Application (Twinning Program)
  4. Check list of documents for Japanese Government Scholarship

For academic supervisor(指導教員提出書類様式)

  1. 推薦調書
  2. 総合成績評価報告書

MEXT's evaluation scale


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