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Graduate School of Modern Society and Culture

Website: http://www.gens.niigata-u.ac.jp/english/

The Graduate School of Modern Society and Culture is a comprehensive graduate school of the humanities and social sciences. Classes with small number of students and a multiple-guidance system help to produce highly specialized professionals with the ability to investigate various issues. The School also welcomes many mature and international students.

Courses or Departments under the School

Master's Programs

  • Contemporary Cultural Studies
  • Social and Cultural Studies
  • Society of Law and Politics
  • Economics and Management

Doctoral Programs

  • Human Developmental Studies
  • Multicultural Studies
  • Multisocial Studies

Type of Degree Offered at the School


  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Law
  • Master of Public Administration
  • Master of Economics
  • Master of Public Management
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Philosophy


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Literature
  • Doctor of Laws
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Economics
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Education