Additional recruitment for 2018 GSS program (by August 1st, 2018)

 We have decided to additionally recruit some students for 2018 GSS program.
Please refer to the files below for detailed information.

Application guideline
Course guideline
Application form
Submission & receipt of application


For application, please print out the application form above and submit it to the Leading Graduate School for Sustainable Development and Survivable Societies Office (GSS Office).

Address of GSS Office: KYOTO UNIVERSITY, HIGASHI ICHIJOKAN, 1st floor, 1 Yoshida-Nakaadachi-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto

Application period is between July 27 (Fri.) and August 1 (Wed.), 2018. * weekdays from 10:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.


You can also get the printed documents at the GSS Office between June 20 (Wed.) and August 1 (Wed.), 2018. * weekdays from 10:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.


Outline of Application 2018 (Closed)

Call for application of the GSS program students and the third-year enrolled program students 2018
Students must be enrolled in a Doctorate Program in one of the Graduate Schools and Departments listed here
20 GSS students, some 3rd year-enrolled students
Applicants will be selected as GSS students based on evaluation of submitted documents.
Forms for application to the preparatory course:
Application forms included in Application Guidelines*, and Certification of transcripts by own graduated university
Result of English language proficiency test
* Available at each graduate school or the GSS office
Submission of forms:
Fri. April 13 – Thu. April 18 2017, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
on weekdays, in person or by mail to the GSS office
Selection results announcement:
Friday, May 11, 2018 on this GSS website