A new 2-year master’s course program in the Department of Urban Management, Kyoto University has started in April 2011, that is, the International Course in Urban and Regional Development. All  lectures and research guidance are provided in English.


Sep 02, 2014

The registration numbers of successful applicants for enrollment in the 2015 International Courses are as attached.

May 15, 2014

Apply now for 2015 intake!

Application Period: May 15 - June 16, 2014

You can download the Guidelines and application forms by clicking here.

Urgent! Application documents must reach the Admission Office by no later than 5 PM on June 16, 2014. If any mistake or omission is found in the submitted documents, we may ask you to resubmit and they must reach the Office by June 16, 2014 as well. Therefore, early submission is highly recommended.


Jan 17, 2014

New "Guidelines for Internatioanl Applicants to the 2015 Master's Program" is now available. Please download here.

Nov 06, 2013

New English Supplemental Handout for Guidelines for International Applicants to the 2014 Master's Program (February Examination) is now availble. The international courses seek additional applicants through February examination for 2014 enrollment. 

If you apply for the international courses through this February Examination, please note the followings:

Applicants should have contacted the preferred supervisor from whom they wish to receive supervision prior to submitting their application documents, and the form must be signed by the supervisor.

Applicants should obtain a booklet of Guidelines for International Applicants to the 2014 Master's Program written in Japanese.(平成26年度修士課程留学生学生募集要項) Following is the link to Guidelines for International Applicants to the 2014 Master Program.



If you have any questions for the admissions to the international course, please do not hesitate to contact us through the inquiry form.