NIMS Graduate Program

Acquiring a postgraduate degreein the world class research institute in materials science

Why NIMS for graduate study?

A road leading to a professional career in materials science

News

Application Open

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Application for NIMS Graduate Assistantship (September 2020 entry to Waseda University) is open. The application closing date is 3 February 2020.

Student's Awards

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Mr. Norihiko Sasaki (Kyushu University, Associate Professor Sugiyasu) received the Excellent Poster Award at the 9th CSJ Chemistry Festa, The Chemical Society of Japan.

Student's Awards

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Mr. Xi Chen and Mr. Yosuke Mizuno (both belong to University of Tsukuba, Professor Taguchi) received the Excellent Poster Award at the 41st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Biomaterials. Mr. Xi Chen' presentation was also selected as a highlighted presentation

Application Closed

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Application for NIMS Graduate Assistantship (April 2020 entry to Kyushu University) is closed.

Student's Awards

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Mr. Yosuke Mizuno (University of Tsukuba, Professor Taguchi) received the Excellent Award at Exploratory Research Poster Research Session, The 57th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Artificial Organs.

Student's Awards

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Mr. Yosuke Mizuno (University of Tsukuba, Professor Taguchi) and Ms. Yuko Watanabe (University of Tsukuba, Professor Naito) received the Excellent Poster Presentation Award at The 34th Young Researchers Forum, Kanto Division, The Society of Polymer Science Japan.

Application Closed

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Application for NIMS Graduate Assistantship (April/October 2020 entry to University of Tsukuba) is closed. The university application guidelines, including the details of the university organizational restructuring, will be out in mid-November.

Application Closed

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Application for NIMS Graduate Assistantship (April 2020 entry to Hokkaido University) is closed. The selection schedule changed for April 2020 entry, including the university exam dates. Please check the schedule on the website.

Student's Awards

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Mr. Jeong-Gyu Lee (University of Tsukuba, Associate Professor Ebara) received the Best Presentation Award at the Fall Meeting of the Korean Society for Biomaterials 2019.

Student's Awards

Mr. Norihiko Sasaki (Kyushu University, Associate Professor Sugiyasu) received the RSC Advances Presentation Prize at the 30th Symposium on Physical Organic Chemistry.

New Faculty & Member

New Joint Graduate Program was formed with the new department at Waseda University, Department of Materials Science. With the new collaboration, Professor Kawagishi and Professor Hiromoto have been assigned as professors in this program.

Event

NIMS WEEK 2019 will be a great opportunity for prospective students to learn about NIMS student programs. At Open House: Lab & Facility on 28 October, you can ask the professors and the students about the program and how the student life would be like at NIMS. Please download the event outline here.

Application Closed

Application for NIMS Graduate Assistantship (April 2020 entry to Waseda Unviersity) is now closed.

Student's Awards

Mr. Norihiko Sasaki (Kyushu University, Associate Professor Sugiyasu) received the Nature Communications Best Poster Presentation at the 14th International Symposium on Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry.

Application Closed

Application for NIMS Graduate Assistantship is now closed. The eligible entry periods were October 2019 and April 2020 for Hokkaido University and Kyushu University, and April 2020 for University of Tsukuba.

Student's Awards

Ms. Hong PANG (Hokkaido University, Professor Ye) received the Otsuka Prize for Outstanding Female Graduate Students given by Hokkaido University.

Student's Awards

Mr. Raimu Endo (Hokkaido University, Associate Professor Masuda) received the Student Presentation Award at the 86th Electrochemical Society of Japan Spring Meeting.

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