Education

Mathematical and Computing Science
Graduate Major

The inquisitive spirit to tirelessly challenge the foundation
of information in the future

How will people receive information in 10, 100, or 1000 years, and what kind of information will it be? In the Department of Mathematical and Computing Science, we conduct top level research focused on mathematical science and computer science, and continue with a tireless inquisitive spirit to tackle fundamental research that will develop the information society of the future.

Objectives

Open up new frontiers of society
with cutting-edge research

In the Master's Program, we develop individuals who study a broad range of advanced theories of mathematical science and computer science and put their knowledge to use in society, we cultivate creative talent who develop and deepen mathematical science and computer science independently. We develop people with the practical problem-solving skills to propose formulations and analysis methods based on mathematical models for modern, high-level, and complicated problems in global society, and are be able to build computer systems to instantiate and process them.

In the Doctoral Program, we develop talent who can deepen and start their own research based on a firm understanding and knowledge of mathematical science and computer science, and who have the research skills to propose and lead new approaches for solving various problems of modern society, as well as capable talent who open and drive forward new frontiers of science and technology as leaders who can succeed internationally in research institutes and companies.

Ideal Candidates

Master's Degree Program

  • Those who have an interest in the mathematical scientific structures behind logical and mathematic theoretical systems and phenomena
  • Those who have basic knowledge of undergraduate math, its application fields, computer systems and programming

Doctoral Degree Program

  • Those who have a strong desire to explore the research subjects of computing, and who can independently grapple with problem solving
  • Those who try to understand the mathematical structures hidden in various phenomena by modeling them
  • Those who have the sufficient academic ability required for the theoretical and mathematical problem solving in computing

Competencies Developed

Master's Degree Program

  • Knowledge and skills relating to mathematical science
  • The Ability to accurately grasp the mathematical structures of research objects and logically express them
  • The Ability to grasp a complicated real-life problem as a clear, mathematical framework and also express and realize it as an algorithm
  • Knowledge and skills relating to computer science such as computer architecture and software systems
  • The ability to propose an approach that fuses mathematical science and computer science

Doctoral Degree Program

  • The advanced insight and broad, systematic knowledge of an expert in mathematical science and computer science
  • The flexible and diverse ideas, inquisitive spirit, and originality to continuously deepen and expand research topics
  • The creativity to pioneer and promote new research topics
  • The daring spirit to propose solutions to problems beleaguering our information society through research, and the high, professional ethical values to contribute to society
  • The ability to publish one's own research findings in the forms of academic papers, conference presentations, and participation in various competitions, as well as the ability to compose papers and present and argue one's findings convincingly

Potential Career Paths

  • Researcher at a university or research facility
  • The research departments of a variety of related global companies and venture companies
  • Companies which, in the information field or not, have information technologies at their core

Potential Employers for Graduates

Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance / I-system / Access / Accenture / ABeam Consulting / Azapa / Intelligent Systems / SMBC Nikko Securities / FIT / NTT Data / Aus-be / Oriental Information Service / Japan Post Insurance / Canon / Industrial Growth Platform / KOKUSAI Asset Management / Konami Digital Entertainment / CyberAgent / Sammy / GMO Internet / Johnson&Johnson / Square Enix / Smart-Implement / Sumitomo / Sony / Softbank / Dai-ichi Life Insurance / Taisho Pharmaceutical / Daiwa Securities / Daiwa Securities Capital Markets / Daiwa Institute of Research Group / Chiba Kogin Computer Soft / Railway Information Systems / Dentsu / Tricorn / Drecom / Dwango / Knowledge onDemand / Oracle Japan / Nippon Control System / Nippon Life Insurance / NEC / Nippon Telegraph and Telephone / Japan Exchange Group / McDonald's Japan / Nintendo / Norinchukin Bank / Nomura Securities / Nomura Research Institute / Panasonic Corporate Information Systems / East Japan Railway / Hitachi Solutions / Hitachi Information and Telecommunication Engineering / Hitachi / Hakuhodo DY Media Partners / Fujisoft / Fujitsu Laboratories / Fuji Technical Research / Brainpad / Progress Technologies / Bosch / McKinsey / Mizuho Bank / Mizuho Trust & Banking / Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management / Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance / Mitsubishi Electric / Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ / Yahoo / Rakuten / Ricoh / Link Corporate Communications / Tokyo City University / Tokyo education personnel / Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare / High school teaching staff / University teaching staff

Degree Offered

Master's Degree Program
Master of Science, Master of Arts
Doctoral Degree Program
Doctor of Science, Doctor of Philosophy

Department with Graduate Major in Mathematical and Computing Science

Mathematical and Computing Science

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