OkayamaUniversity 1 Study Area University Graduate School Field of Study *Category by PEACE Project Actual Study and Research Field *Category by University based on PEACE Project URL of Graduate School Degrees Status Credits and years needed for graduation (In the case of Graduate School Student) Subjects with English as the language of instruction A. Agriculture OkayamaUniversity (National) Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology 1.Veterinary / Animal Husbandry 5.Horticulture 6.Plant Protection / Genetic and Plant breeding Physiology of Animal Reproduction, Animal nutrition Postharvest Horticulture Plant Diversity Genetics, Plant Pathology, Plant Breeding http://www.gnst.okayama-u.ac.jp/site_e/index.html a. Master of Agriculture b. Master of Philosophy Research Student (6~12 months) →Graduate School Student (2 years) 30 Units for 2 years (16 units in subjects (class), 6 units in lab seminar, 10 units in research project for master thesis) Number of subjects Speaking Language Textbook Language Unit Speaking Language Textbook Language 2 (4unit) English English Plant genetics and stress science Academic English for Natural Science 14 (28unit) Japanese & English English See the list in 7 (class) Main language in most subjects is Japanese as most part of students are Japanese, however, professors give a special care to English speaking students. Students carry out real and high level research in master Selling Point Others should be noted thesis project throughout two years with careful support by professors. As the research project is our main education, students experience the top level research. We strongly recommend oversea students to learn Japanese language hard as possible as you can, as it makes your life and study more fruitful. Several Japanese classes are available for oversea students.