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Materials for students enrolled in the International Law Programs.

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Prospective Students

Know more of our various program offerings and scholarship opportunities.

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Come visit us in Fukuoka, Japan. Get to know the city we call home.

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The Ministry of Education has confirmed that there will be no Japanese Government Scholarships available for the 2018 academic year.

If you have already submitted an application and would now like to withdraw, please inform the admissions office at

Applications remain open for self-funding students and recipients of other scholarships.

Applications for October 2018 Entry to the LL.M. & LL.D. Programs

Applications for October 2018 entry for both the LL.M. & LL.D. programs will open on October 12, 2017.
The deadline for applications will be December 22, 2017.

Japanese Government Scholarships for 2018 entry have not been finally confirmed yet. The Ministry of Education is expected to make a decision by the end of November 2017. We will provide confirmation of the scholarships as soon as we are notified by the Ministry.

24 July 2017

We invite younger scholars to participate in the first-ever Younger Scholars Forum in Comparative Law, to be held in Fukuoka, Japan on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, from 9:00am to 12:00pm as part of the larger quadrennial Congress of Comparative Law organized by the International Academy of Comparative Law (IACL).

Link to the acll for paper (pdf)

Program alumnus, Simon VANDE WALLE (LL.M. 2002, LL.D. 2011) from Belgium, was recently featured in the Super Global website of the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology.

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Link to website (only in Japanese)



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