Study Computer Science & IT in Japan

Study Computer Science & IT in Japan

Studying Computer Science & IT

Computer sciences and IT degrees focus on developing the theoretical foundation for information and computer systems as well as the application of those foundations. Computer science students can pursue a broad area of specialisations, in the fields of artificial intelligence, computer networks, IT security, information databases, web technologies, graphics and multimedia, and more.

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Studying in Japan

Japan is one of the most interesting study abroad destinations due to its scientific and technological innovations, as well as research discoveries in bio-medicine field.The Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) is a standard examination for international students. Most university courses in Japan are only available in Japanese, although a few universities offer one or more English courses at a master's and/or doctoral level.

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20 Computer Science & IT Master's degrees in Japan

Master International Program for Information Science and Engineering

Since then information and communication technology has permeated into society, industry, education and a multitude of other realms and has come to form the infrastructure of society. The rapid development of mobile information technology has brought about major changes to our lifestyles, societal decision making processes, and service provision.

Master International Technology Management

The G30 Master's Program in International Technology Management is a postgraduate degree aimed at nurturing the next generation of technology managers through rigorous training and education in the theories and practice of innovation management. The program is for talented students from around the world who wish to take courses in English that are delivered both by faculty and visiting lecturers from industry and government and that closely link academic theory with business practice and experience.

Master Information Security Engineering

By training engineers who will pioneer and develop new applications for information technology, the Department of Informatics strives to adapt to changes in the information environment—such as the spread of information devices throughout society, the diversity of information media, various threats to information, and the growing applications of information to a variety of fields—and to enhance society through the advancement of person-to-person and person-to-society communication.

M.Eng. Electrical, Electronics and Information Engineering

This major, on the basis of the fundamental knowledge learned during the corresponding undergraduate course, conducts interdisciplinary and practice-oriented education at the graduate school level through systematized cooperation with other related disciplines and aims to train leading high-level engineers who can conduct research and development of practice-oriented electrical, electronics and information engineering fields. 

Graduate School of Engineering
Master Institute of Integrated Science and Technology

Institute of Integrated Science and Technology (IIST), a graduate program for studying integrated science and technology in English, which supports a sustainable global society, will be established at the Graduate School of Science and Engineering and the Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences, Hosei University.

Master International Course in Social Informatics

Our program attracts people from different cultures who are eager to pursue independent research toward the benefit of society. While much of our work is in applied research, we ensure students have the opportunity to conduct primary research and engage in the discovery process according to their interests. We would like to invite creative, innovative students who are interested in taking new research directions and wish to study in an international environment.

M.Sc. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Today, it is impossible to construct advanced and rich social systems without using the technologies in electrical, electronic, and communications engineering, and computer science. The Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Course aims to nurture outstanding engineers and researchers by making use of the latest teaching techniques and knowledge.

Graduate School
Master Engineering

Toyohashi University of Technology offers a special program conducted in English, which is open for overseas students seeking a degree in specific areas (Master's Degree in the field of engineering).

Master Mathematical Information Science

While maintaining a focus on computers and communication, students engage in hands-on learning and research in fields such as optical and electromagnetic wave transmission, networking, media processing, human-machine interfaces, and mathematical information analysis technology. The department trains students who can create new value through technological innovations that fuse computers and communication.

M.Sc. Information and Computer Science

The master’s program aims to provide knowledge and skills that enables students to deal with the advanced and wide-ranging topics of information processing and communication technology necessary for the development of information systems that form the social infrastructure of the 21st century. Information systems in the future should be environment-friendly and possess intelligent processing capabilities.

M.Eng. International Course in Management of Civil Infrastructure in the Department of Civil and Earth Resources Engineering

In light of the major shift in the locus of public infrastructure development and resource development from Japan to other countries, we need to nurture highly-qualified engineers from overseas to produce engineers who can make broad contributions at the cutting-edge of conventional civil engineering, resource engineering, and environmental engineering. Our policy is to invite highly-accomplished researchers and corporate researchers from Japan and other countries to participate in seminar courses.

Master Library and Information Science

This program is designed for international students who pursue a career of information professionals in global context. Graduate School of Library, Information and Media Studies at the University of Tsukuba is the first and only institution in Japan that offers a full-time, two years master’s degree as an English Master's program in Library and Information Science.