Master in Life Sciences

General

Program Description

The Graduate Schools of Engineering (established in 1967) and Science (established in 1978) were unified, and the Graduate School of Science and Engineering of Ehime University started in 1996. This Graduate School was reorganized in 2006.

The main educational objective is to offer opportunities for professional development and career enhancement to the students through lectures and research activities, which range widely from basic science to practical engineering fields. Interdisciplinary researches between science and technology can also be carried out easily as well as cooperative or project researches in the Graduate School.

Life Sciences

This division provides education programs focusing on protein sciences and has four main lecture contents that are grappled with in Proteo-Science Center: infections molecular science, photo-life science, molecular life science, and protein function science.

Research Fields

  • Malaria vaccine development
  • Structures and functions of nucleic acids and proteins related to the expression of genetic information
  • Development of a new method for polymer synthesis
  • Reconstitution of protein synthesis
  • Studies on the molecular mechanism of response to the environmental stresses in plants and bacteria.
  • Synthesis of bioactive compounds and highly functional materials of organic dyes.
  • Functional proteomics using a wheat cell-free system
  • Studies on the molecular structure and function of Photosystem II
  • Development of new biotechnologies based on cell-free systems
  • Technological development for antibody therapeutics
Last updated Mar 2019

About the School

The Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Ehime University Ehime University is a national university with master programs in the fields of Disaster Mitigation, Environmental Sciences, Earth Sci ... Read More

The Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Ehime University Ehime University is a national university with master programs in the fields of Disaster Mitigation, Environmental Sciences, Earth Science and Astrophysics, and Life Sciences. Students can do their studies in English; there is no Japanese language requirement. As a national university Ehime U. will provide a high quality education at a much lower cost of universities in many Western countries. While studying for a master’s degree you will also be eligible to join our unique program which trains students for employment in Japan. Classes in Business Japanese, Japanese business practices and manners, internships, and guidance for job hunting are provided. Read less