Graduate Major

Leading the world in creating new mathematical concepts

Since the 20th century, mathematics has undergone a deep and broad expansion thanks to the research of many mathematicians. In the Mathematics Major, cutting-edge research in algebra, geometry, and analysis is being vigorously pursued, and a variety of research results have been obtained, such as the explanation of previously unsolved problems, the creation of new mathematical concepts, and the formulation of new predictions.


Becoming pioneers at the cutting edge of modern mathematics

In the Master's Program, we aim to develop students who will apply their deep understanding of cutting-edge mathematics and flourish in society.
In the Doctoral Program, we aim to cultivate pioneers of cutting-edge mathematics, and individuals who will pursue successful careers in the public and private sectors.

Ideal Candidates

Master's Degree Program

  • Those who are inquisitive about the roots of mathematics
  • Those who are able to acquire the fundamental concepts and ways of thinking in mathematics, as well as the ability to apply them
  • Those who can contemplate logically and concentrate on tackling problems
  • Those with the basic language skills necessary for the Mathematics Major

Doctoral Degree Program

  • Those with the academic abilities, practical problem solving skills and creativity necessary for pursuing mathematics research
  • Those who have the language skills required for a successful global career

Competencies Developed

Master's Degree Program

  • Those with the knowledge and ability to grasp theoretical contexts when conducting research
  • Those who understand the process of academic writing and have the necessary skills to document their research

Doctoral Degree Program

  • Those with the ability to understand cutting-edge research and utilize that knowledge

Potential Career Paths

  • Academic, high school teacher
  • Researcher at research institutes
  • Professional specialist in the public and private sectors (insurance and financial services, information, communications, manufacturing, etc.)

Potential Employers for Graduates

Academic / Researcher / Teaching Assistant / Middle/Upper Secondary School Teacher / Mizuho Securities / Nippon Life Insurance / Mitsui Life Insurance / Japan Post Insurance / Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance / Asahi Mutual Life Insurance / Sumitomo Life Insurance / Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance / Taiyo Life Insurance / Dai-Ichi Life Insurance / Tokio Marine & Nichido Life Insurance / Daido Life / Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance / Nisshin Fire & Marine Insurance / Aozora Bank / Daiwa Securities / The Fuji Fire and Marine Insurance / Nipponkoa Insurance / National Mutual Insurance Federation of Fishery Co-operatives / Chuo Mitsui Asset Trust and Banking Company / National Mutual Insurance Federation of Agricultural Cooperatives / Mizuho Financial Group / NTT Data / Nissay Information Technology / Ivis / Daiwa Software Research / CAC / Tokyo Weld / Nihon Insight Technologies / Nihon Unisys / NEC Soft / PricewaterhouseCoopers / Tokio Marine Nichido Systems / NS Solutions / Casley Consulting / The Boston Consulting Group / natsuweb / OBIC / G-Search / Information Development / IBM Japan / Toshiba / Hakuhodo / Square Enix / Otsuka / Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare / Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry / Geospatial Information Authority of Japan / City of Yokohama / Shinwasha / Chart Institute / Yoyogi Seminar / Usui Co. / Gakujusha

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 Mathematics