IPADS-ZEF joint activities 2019

Since 2015, IPADS and ZEF (Center for Development Research, University of Bonn) have jointly conducted the collaborative educational programs including joint coursework, seminar and various cultural activities. The 2019 IPADS-ZEF collaboration has started with joint coursework on “Resilience of Ecological and Social Systems” for June 13th – 19th at Yayoi campus of the University of

IPADS Students incoming and departing

September is by far the busiest month for IPADS program with departing and incoming students.     IPADS program, the Department of Global Agricultural Sciences held an annual students orientation on September 17th for 20 newly enrolled students of the program.       Congratulation for your graduations and welcome all for your enrollments to

Welcome to the International Program in Agricultural Development Studies (IPADS)

——————————————————————————————————————– Welcome to the International Program in Agricultural Development Studies (IPADS)   Inaugurated in the academic year 2010/2011, International Program in Agricultural Development Studies (IPADS) is an English-language MSc and PhD Program at the Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, the University of Tokyo. Issue-oriented rather than methodology-oriented, this exciting international program offers its

IPADS September 2020 Intake with MEXT scholarship opportunities

– Online application for September 2020 intake Round One selection with MEXT University Recommendation Scholarship is closed now.                                                    Application for Round Two selection (without MEXT) will be open until 14 February 2020. IPADS/Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences is glad to announce the projected application schedule for September 2020 intake with MEXT (Japanese Government)

IPADS Master’s and PhD Research – 1 –

Doing Fieldwork in Africa.
IPADS is global for the students’ nationality and their research fields.

Interview: Professor Yukie SAITO

“Global Plant Material Science opens up diverse possibilities in order to solve issues of the current world. Globally available plant material, an abundant renewable resource, has been thrown into the limelight with its potential to replace conventional resources, such as fossil fuels.”   Professor Yukie SAITO in IPADS is a forerunner in research on plant

About admission schedule and classes in response to coronavirus outbreak – 1 –

Lectures will move to online from new semester starting April 3. Admission schedule for September intake will be unchanged, but implemented with flexibility. March 26, 2020 Dear prospective and current IPADS students, Like all other communities around the world, IPADS/UTokyo is feeling strain under these unprecedented circumstances. We are continuously monitoring the situation on campus

Thank you for your applications to IPADS.

Deadline of online application for IPADS September 2019 Intake has passed. The Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences aims to deliver world-class education and research in the field of agricultural and life sciences and nuture human resources that can tackle a diverse range of food and environmental issues in the world. We seeks MSc/PhD

Interview: Professor Suzuki

“We are looking for students with ‘warm hearts’ seeking solutions to poverty in the world, students with ‘cool heads’ doubting empty theories” Interview with Professor Nobuhiro Suzuki, Environmental Economics, Food Supply and Demand Analysis. Dear Professor Suzuki, you are one of the leading economists in Japan. So what is your motivation to teach at IPADS?