Message from the Dean

I am pleased to introduce this homepage of the International Graduate Program on Environmental Science at the Graduate School of Science and Engineering at Saitama University. Saitama University is a national university which was founded in 1949, located in Saitama city, the capital of Saitama prefecture. In this homepage you will find all the necessary information about the program for prospective international students. The program offers excellent opportunities to highly qualified international students for pursuing doctoral studies and research in the field of environmental science. This program covers a wide spectrum of research fields including not only environmental science, but mechanical engineering and science, mathematics and informatics, bioscience, and functional materials science. We are committed to offering the best education both in terms of research and course work. Our faculty is comprised of well-known experts in their respective fields and boasts excellent experimental, computing, and reference facilities. If you desire to pursue your doctoral study in our program, submit all the required application materials to us. Application forms and detailed information on the selection procedure are available at this web site. We wish you all the best in your pursuit of excellence and look forward to welcoming you to our university.

Akihiko Ishii


Dean of Graduate School of Science and Engineering

Financial aid

Monbukagakusho (MEXT) Scholarships are awarded to a few highly qualified students each year.


Important dates

Important dates for applications and the admission process are shown below. Applicants are advised to strictly follow the deadline of submitting applications.

Guidelines 2023  [pdf]
Form A  [pdf] [doc]
Form B  [pdf] [doc]
Form C  [pdf] [doc]
Form D  [pdf] [doc]
Form E  [pdf] [doc]