The Frontier Development Program for Genome Editing

Admission

Hiroshima University seeks students who wish to enroll in Life Science Course or Medical Course of the Frontier Development Program for Genome Editing in April 2023. We will carry out a special selection for prospective students of either the Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life or the Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences.

COURSES

-Life Science Course (5-year curriculum):the Division of Integrated Sciences for Life, the Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life

-Medical Course (4-year curriculum):the Division of Biomedical Sciences, the Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences

◆Curriculum


HOW TO APPLY

STEP1. Find and contact a prospective advisor from faculty members

Find a prospective academic advisor whose research focus aligns closely with your area of interest, and obtain his/her agreement on reviewing an application as a potential advisor.

◆List of Faculty Members of the “Frontier Development Program for Genome Editing”


STEP2. Apply for graduate school admission

Complete the admission procedure of the graduate school while referring to the links.

◆Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life
◆Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences

To be considered for admission to the Frontier Development Program for Genome Editing, applicants must meet one of the following conditions:
- Applicants who have been admitted to either of the above graduate schools for April 2023 enrollment.
- Applicants who have applied to either of the above graduate schools for April 2023 enrollment.
*Please reffer to Application Guidelines for more details.

STEP3. Apply for the Frontier Development Program for Genome Editing

Read the “Application Guidelines” and submit the documents: (a) Application Form, (b)Personal History, (c) Research Plan, and (d)Photocopy of Examination Card or Acceptance Letter from the graduate school of HU to the Collaboration Office by the application deadline.


SCHEDULE

  • Application period:
    from February 2 to February 8, 2023
  • Oral examination:
    February 22, 2023 for Life Science Course
    February 28, 2023 for Medical Course
  • Announcement of successful applicants:
    March 16, 2023

GUIDELINES and FORMS

Application Guidelines(PDF)

1. Application Form(WORD)

2. Personal History(WORD)

3. Research Plan(WORD)*Tables and figures can be inserted