Kochi University of Technology’s Special Scholarship Program (SSP) was established in 2003 in order to support the advanced research of the university through the contribution of highly capable doctoral students.
Every year, Kochi University of Technology(KUT) enrolls approximately 15 selected doctoral students to work in specific research projects. Each student pursues a doctoral course in English while at the same time assisting his/her host professor in his/her research projects and receiving monthly payment in return for his/her contribution to the projects.
Fields of Research Projects
Material and Life Systems Engineering (Kami Campus) Intelligent Mechanical Systems Engineering (Kami Campus) Electronic and Photonic Systems Engineering (Kami Campus) Information Systems Engineering (Kami Campus) Infrastructure Systems Engineering (Kami Campus) Economics and Management (Eikokuji Campus)