Establishment Course List
(1) Enrollment and participation in the doctoral course for five years or more. However, as Article 7 of the Doshisha University postgraduate regulations stipulates, students who display academic excellence may be qualified for earlier completion, but no earlier than three years.
(2) Acquisition of a total of 40 or more course credits from the curriculum, including required subjects (17 credits or more), "Basic Experiment in Brain Science Research 1-8" (8 credits), and "Advanced Experiment in Brain Science Research 1-5" (10 credits).
|Curriculum||Guided research courses(required)||Thesis|
|Required||Elective||Basic Experiment in Brain Science Reserch (1~4)||Advanced Experiment in Brain Science Research(1~5)|
However, completion in less than five years of "Advanced Experiment in Brain Science Research 2-5" as per provision (1) will still require comprehensive assessment, including of the doctoral thesis.
(3) Submission of a doctoral thesis and successful defense
(4) Fluency in at least one foreign language required for research