The University of Western Australia (UWA)

Master of Japanese Studies (By Research)

The University of Western Australia (UWA)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00126G

The Master of Japanese Studies is a specialist degree designed for graduates who wish to pursue research in aspects of Japanese studies. Suitable topics for research include contemporary social, cultural, and political issues. Students are expected to be proficient in the Japanese language and are expected to use non-English language sources, including academic literature, the press and televisual media, in their research.


  • Independent research
  • supervised investigation and research that results in the preparation of a thesis of not more than 50,000 words. The thesis is examined by two eminent scholars external to the University.


  • Japanese studies

Standard entry requirements

  • Bachelor degree of this University or equivalent
  • And demonstrated research capacity
  • Plus demonstrative knowledge of Japanese language and studies

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
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  • Full-time : 2 years
  • Part-time : 4 years

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