Program Structure


[ October 2021 entry students ]
Orientation for all students updated on 24 September 2021

Please follow the instructions to use Manaba (Learning Management System), TWINS (Educational Information System) and KdB (Curriculum Development Support System).

- How to attend your orientation online

Student ID and password updated on 24 September 2021

(For both Master’s and PhD students) Student ID card and the initial password of the university online system will be distributed electronically. Please refer an email from your supervising professor and contact Administrative office of Subprogram in Materials Science and Engineering.


Orientation documents updated on 24 September 2021

Please download from the following links.

- List of Distribution Materials for New Graduates Students (Fall Semester) 2021
- Sub program orientation documents
   Please find the password on a email from your supervising professor.)

Student Seminar

Student Seminar is part of the curriculum, all students and faculty members in the program attend. It is designed for the students to discuss their research results with other researchers and develop their presentation skills in English. It also aims to promote more comprehensive understanding of the research performed at NIMS. Each presentation at the seminar is evaluated by all faculty members.

Student Seminar Abroad

In November 2015, the Joint Student Seminar was held at the National Synchrotron Radiation Research Centre (NSRRC), Taiwan. It was noteworthy that the graduate program in Materials Science of Engineering jointly had a networking opportunity at 5 universities in Taiwan, namely, National Tsing Hua University, National Chiao Tung University, National Sun Yat-sen University, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, and Tamkang University. It provided a platform for interdisciplinary interaction of students specializing in materials science.