List of Academic Institutions


The ADB-JSP enrolls about 300 students annually in academic institutions located in 10 countries within the Region. Upon completion of their study programs, scholars are expected to contribute to the economic and social development of their home countries.


Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

Crawford School of Economics and Government (National Centre for Development Studies)/The Australian National University
ANU College of Asia & the Pacific
J G Crawford Building (132)
- (at Old Canberra House site)
Lennox Crossing, ACTON Australia
(Attn: Liaison Officer)

Ms. Billie Headon
Director, Student Recruitment, Scholarships, and Alumni

Tel. No.: +612 6125 3914
Fax No.: +612 6125 5570

Master in

  1. International and Development Economics
  2. Public Policy (Development Administration)
  3. Environmental Management & Development
  4. Infrastructure Management

Intake: January / June

Deadline: July / February

The University of Melbourne
Parkville Victoria, 3010 Australia
(Attn: Melbourne Scholarships)

Ms. Ellen Gavva
Senior Scholarships Officer
Melbourne Scholarships

Tel. No.: +613 8344 6322
Fax No.: +613 9035 8749

Masters by Coursework in

  1. Business Administration
  2. Commerce
  3. Commerce (Finance)
  4. Economics
  5. Engineering
  6. International Business
  7. Public Health
  8. Agribusiness, Agricultural Sciences, and Forest Science

Intake: Semester 1 and 2

Deadline: Candidates must have received an UNCONDITIONAL offer of a course place in an eligible degree from International Admissions by the date below as well as meeting the eligibility criteria outlined above.

31 October

Hong Kong, China

Name and Address of Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

The University of Hong Kong
Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
(Attn: Administrative Assistant, Research Services Section, Registry)

Mr. Eric Chu
Executive Officer, Academic Support and Admissions Section, Registry

Tel. No.: +852 2241 5262
Fax No.: +852 2858 5454

Master of Science in

  1. Urban Planning
  2. Urban Design

Intake: September

Deadline: January / May


Name and Address of Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Hauz Khas, New Delhi, 110 016 India
(Attn: The Registrar)

Mr. Vivek Raman
Deputy Registrar (PGS&R)

Tel. No.: +91 11 2659 1737
Fax No.: +91 11 2658 2032

Master of Technology in Science and Technology

Intake: July

Deadline: December


Name and Address of Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

Hitotsubashi University
School of International and Public Policy
2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, Japan 101-8439

Ms. Yuri Okamoto
Program Manager
Asian Public Policy Program

Tel. No.: +81-3-4212-3145
Fax No.: +81-3-4212-3146

School of International and Public Policy

  1. Asian Public Policy Program


Intake: October

Deadline: April

International University of Japan
Graduate School Of International Relations
777 Kokusai-cho, Minami Uonuma-shi
Niigata-ken 949-7277, Japan
(Attn: Office of GSIR)

Tel. No.: +8125 779 1200
Fax No.: +8125 779 1188

  1. Master of Arts in International Relations
  2. Master of Arts in International Development
  3. Master of Arts in Economics
  4. Master of Arts in Public Management

Intake: September

Deadline: February

Graduate School of International Management
777 Kokusai-cho, Minami Uonuma-shi
Niigata-ken 949-7277, Japan
(Attn: Office of GSIM)


Tel. No.: +8125 779 1500
Fax No.: +8125 779 1188

Ms. Rumiko Anazawa
ADB-JSP Coordinator
Office of Student Services

Tel. No.: +8125 779 1103
Fax No.: +8125 779 1180

  1. Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  2. Master of E-Business Management

Intake: September

Deadline: February

International Graduate Programs on Advanced Science and Technology, Keio University
3-14-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku,
Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken 223-8522, Japan
(Attn: Chairman, Committee for International Affairs)

Prof.Shinnosuke Obi
Committee for International Affairs, and ADB-JSP Coordinator
Faculty of Science and Technology

Tel. No.: +81-45-566-1468
Fax No.: +81-45-566-1469

International Graduate Program on Advanced Science and Technology

  • Nanoscience Program
  • Electronics and Photonics Program
  • Mechanics and Manufacturing Program
  • Computer Science and Communication Technology Program
  • Environment and Multi-Scale Dynamics Program
  • Biomedical Engineering Program
  • Open Systems Management Program

Intake: September

Deadline: November

Graduate School of Economics, Keio University
2-15-45 Mita, Minato-ku,
Tokyo 108-8345 Japan

Prof. Fukunari Kimura
E-mail: |

Tel. No.: +81-3-5427-1556
Fax No.: +81-3-5427-1559

Master of Arts in Economics

Intake: April

Deadline: June

Graduate School of System Design and Management, Keio University
4-1-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama,
Kanagawa 223-8526 Japan

Prof. Hidekazu Nishimura

Tel. No.: +81-45-564-2518
Fax No. +81-45-562-3502

  1. Master of Systems Engineering
  2. Master of Systems Design and Management

Intake: September

Deadline: January

Kobe University
Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies
2-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada-ku
Kobe 657-8501 Japan

Prof. Nobuaki Matsunaga
Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies

Tel. No.: +81 78 803-7267
Fax No.: +81 78 803-7295

  1. Economic Development and Policies
  2. International Cooperation Policy Studies
  3. Regional Cooperation Studies

Intake: October

Deadline: early January

Kyoto University

Graduate School of Management
Yoshida-Honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8501, Japan


Tel. No.: +81-75-753-3530
Fax No.: +81-75-753-3492 

  1. International Project Management Course (M.B.A)
Intake: April

Deadline: August/December

The Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies
Yoshida-Honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8501, Japan


Tel. No.: +81-75-753-5932
Fax No.:  +81-75-753-9187

  1. Master in International Environmental Management Program
Intake: April

Deadline: July

Graduate School of Agriculture
Kitashirakawa Oiwake-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8502, Japan


Tel. No.:  +81-75-753-2251
Fax No.: +81-75-753-6005

  1. Special Course in Agricultural Sciences - For the Global Future of Life, Food and the Environment
Intake: April/October

April Intake -November

October Intake - May

Graduate School of Engineering
Kyoto daigaku-Katsura, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 615-8530, Japan


  1. Department of Civil and Earth Resources Engineering - International Course in Management of Civil Infrastructure
  2. Department of Urban Management - Master in International Course in Urban and Regional Development
Intake: April

Deadline: June

Kyushu University
Faculty of Agriculture
6-10-1, Hakozaki Higashi-ku
Fukuoka 812-8581 Japan

Admission Office of International Programs
Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences

Tel. No.: +81 92 642 7351 | +81 92 642 2815
Fax No.: +81 92 642 2144 | +81 92 642 2817

Graduate School of Bioresource and Bioenvironmental Sciences

  1. Bioresources Sciences
  2. Agro-Environmental Sciences
  3. Agricultural and Resource Economics
  4. Bioscience and Biotechnology

Intake: October

Deadline: November

Faculty of Law

Admission Office of the LL.M. Program

Graduate School of Law

  1. Global Governance and Corporations
  2. Economic and Business Law in Asia
  3. Innovation and the Law
  4. Fundamental Perspectives on Economic and Business Law


Deadline: January

Graduate School of International Development, Nagoya University
Furo-cho Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-8601, Japan
(Attn: Dean, Graduate School of International Development)

Akihiro Asakawa, PhD
Associate Professor (International Promotion)
Graduate School of International Development

Tel. No.: +81-0-52-789-5076
Fax No.: +81-0-52-789-4951

  1. Master of Arts in International Development
  2. Master of Arts in International Cooperation Studies

Intake: April

Deadline: Beginning of July

National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
7-22-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8677 Japan
(Attn: Admissions Office)

Ms. Satomi Mori
Program Coordinator
Academic & Student Affairs

Tel. No.: +8103 6439 6045
Fax No.: +8103 6439 6040

Master in

  1. Public Policy
  2. Public Administration

Intake: October

Deadline: December

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
1-1 Jumonjibaru, Beppu,
Oita, 874-8577, Japan

Mr. Naohiko Kameda
Manager, APU Admissions Office

Tel. No.: +81-977-78-1119
Fax No.: +81-977-78-1121

Graduate School of Asia Pacific Studies

  1. Master of Science in Asia Pacific Studies
  2. Master of Science in International Cooperation Policy

Intake: September

Deadline: February

Graduate School of Economics Ritsumeikan University
1-1-1 Nojihigashi, Kusatsu, Shiga 525-8577 Japan
(Attn: Manager, Office of International Education at Biwako Kusatsu Campus)

Mr. Hirofumi NAKAYAMA
Assistant Administrative Manager

Tel. No.: +8177 561-3946
Fax No.: +8177 561-3956

Master in Economics

Intake: September

Deadline: January

Saitama University
255 Shimo-Okubo, Sakura-ku, Saitama-shi, Saitama 338-8570, Japan
(Attn: The Registrar, The Foreign Student Office)
Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Ms. Naoko Nakasone
Administrative Assistant
Foreign Student Office

Tel./Fax No.: +81 48 858 3555

Master in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Intake: April/October

Deadline: October/December

Tokyo Institute of Technology
Department of International Development Engineering
2-12-1 I4-4 O-okayama, Meguro-ku
Tokyo 152-8550, Japan

Naoya Abe, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of International Development Engineering

Tel./Fax: No. +81-3-5734-3797

Master of Engineering in

  1. International Development Engineering
  2. Civil Engineering
  3. Chemical Engineering
  4. Architecture and Building Engineering
  5. Physical Electronics
  6. Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  7. Metallurgy and Ceramics Science
  8. Organic and Polymeric Materials
  9. Physics (Condensed Matter Physics)
  10. Nuclear Engineering
  11. Life Science
  12. Biological Sciences
  13. Biological Information
  14. Bioengineering
  15. Biomolecular Engineering
  16. Innovative and Engineered Materials
  17. Electronic Chemistry
  18. Materials Science and Engineering
  19. Environmental Science and Technology
  20. Built Environment
  21. Energy Sciences
  22. Environmental Chemistry and Engineering
  23. Electronics and Applied Physics
  24. Computational Intelligence and Systems Science
  25. Information Processing
  26. Computer Science
  27. Mechanical and Environmental Informatics (Mechano-Informatics Group & Environmental Informatics Group)
  28. Value and Decision Science
  29. Industrial Engineering and Management
  30. Social Engineering

Intake: October

Deadline: early April to late May

United Nations University - Institute for Sustainability and Peace (UNU-ISP)
53-70 Jingumae 5-chome, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8925 Japan

Mr. Srikantha Herath
Academic Programme Director  and ADB-JSP Coordinator

Tel: + 81-3-5467-1212
Fax: +81-3-3406-7347

Master of Science in Sustainability Intake: September

Deadline: 28 February 2014

University of Tokyo

Department of Civil Engineering
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku Tokyo
113-8656, Japan
(Attn: Foreign Student Office)

Prof. Hitoshi Ieda
Professor of Civil Engineering & Foreign Student Officer

Tel. No.: +813 5841 6141
Fax No.: +813 5841 8509

  1. Master in Civil Engineering and Infrastructure Development
Intake: October

Deadline: December

Department of Urban Engineering
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku Tokyo 113-8656, Japan
(Attn: Foreign Student Office)

Assoc. Prof. Nobuaki Ohmori
Associate Professor & Foreign Student Offcer
Department of Urban Engineering

Tel. No.: +813 5841 6241
Fax No.: +813 5841 8556

  1. Master in Urban Engineering
Intake: October

Deadline: November

Division of Environmental Studies
Graduate School of Frontier Sciences
Kashiwa International Liaison Office
Building of Environmental Studies
Rm #120, 5-1-5 Kashiwanoha
Chiba 277-8653, Japan

Assoc. Prof. Hiroyasu Sato
Associate Professor
Division of Environmental Studies
More information

Tel. No.: +814 7136 4558
Fax No.: +814 7136 4560

  1. Master in Environment Studies
  2. Master in International Studies
  3. Master in Sustainability Science
Intake: October

Deadline: December

School of International Health
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
(Attn: Director, School of International Health)
Graduate School of Medicine

Prof. Masamine Jimba
Professor, Department of International Community Health
School of International Health
Graduate School of Medicine

Tel. No.: +813 5841 3688
Fax No.: +813 5841 3637

  1. Master in Public Health (International Health)
Intake: April

Deadline: May

Graduate School of Public Policy
MPP/IP Admissions Office
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan
(Attn: MPP/IP Admissions Office)

Tel. No.: +813-5841-1349
Fax No.: +813-5841-3190 (For inquiries only - not for submission of applications)

  1. Master of Public Policy, International Program
Intake: September

Deadline: January

University of Tsukuba
Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan 305-8573

Ms. Maiko Araki
Program Officer
Program in Economic and Public Policy Management

Tel. No.: +81-29-853-6785
Fax No.: +81-29-853-6797

  1. Master of Arts in Economics
  2. Master of Arts in International Public Policy

Intake: April

Deadline: August

New Zealand

Name and Address of Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

The University of Auckland
Applications and Admissions
Academic Services
The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019 Auckland, New Zealand


Tel. No.: +64-9-3737599

  1. Master in International Business
  2. Master of Commerce (International Business)
  3. Master of Arts (Development Studies)
  4. Master of Science (Environmental Science)
  5. Master in Engineering
  6. Master of Public Health

Intake: February

Deadline: July


Name and Address of Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

Lahore University of Management Sciences
Opposite Sector "U", DHA
Lahore Cantt. Lahore 54792, Pakistan
(Attn: Student and Alumni Affairs)

Mr. Azeem Munir
Senior Officer - Fundraising
Office of Marketing, Fundraising & Alumni

Tel. No.: +9242 3560 8000
Fax No.: +9242 572 2591

Master in Business Administration

Intake: August

Deadline: February


Name and Address of Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

Asian Institute of Management
123 Paseo de Roxas Makati City, Philippines
(Attn: Student Services, Admissions & Registration)

Mr. Rey Reyes
Associate Director, Student Services
Admissions & Registration

Tel. No.: +632 893 7631 | 892 4011 to 25
Fax No.: +632 893 7631

  1. Master in Business Management
  2. Master in Management
  3. Master in Development Management
  4. Master in Entrepreneurship for Social and Development Entrepreneurs

Intake: July   Deadline: February




International Rice Research Institute/University of the Philippines in Los Baños
Security Bank Center, Suite 1009
6776 Ayala Ave. Makati City, Metro Manila

DAPO Box 7777, Metro Manila, Philippines
(Attn: Head, Training Center)

Ms. Anilyn Maningas
Assistant Manager, Training Center

Tel. No.: +632 845 0563/0569
Fax Nos.: +632 891 1292 | 845 0606

Master in Rice and Rice-based Farming Systems

Intake: June

Deadline: December


Name and Address of Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

Nanyang Technological University
Nanyang Business School
Block S3, B34-01, Nanyang Avenue Singapore 639798

Mr. Nicanor Soriano
Director, Marketing and Admissions
The Nanyang MBA

Tel. No.: +65 6513-8543
Fax No.: +65 6791-3561

Nanyang Graduate School of Business

  1. Nanyang Technological University-Waseda Double MBA Program

Intake: August/July

Deadline: March

National University of Singapore
NUS Business School
Mochtar Riady Building,
Level 4 Kent Ridge Drive Singapore 119245
(Attn: Vice-Dean, Graduate Division)

Mr. Jerome Lim Yong Ping
Management Associate
Graduate Studies, Finance & Accreditation
NUS Business School

Tel. No.: +65 6516 7363
Fax No.: +65 6872 4423

  1. Master in Business Administration

Intake: August

Deadline: March

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
469C Bukit Timah Road
Oei Tiong Ham Building
Singapore 259772

Master in Public Policy

Tel. No.: +65 6516 6134
Fax No.: +65 6778 1020

  1. Master in Public Policy

Intake: July/August

Deadline: January

Department of Economics
Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
AS2 Level 6, 1 Arts Link, Singapore 117570

Department of Economics

Tel. No.: +65 6516 3941

  1. Master of Social Sciences (Applied Economics)

Intake: January

Deadline: July

School of Design and Environment
(Dean's Office)
4 Architecture Drive, Singapore 117 566

School of Design and Environment

Tel. No.: +65 6516 1663
Fax No.: +65 6776 3190

  1. Master of Science in Environmental Management

Intake: August/July

Deadline: March/September


Name and Address of Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

Asian Institute of Technology
P.O. Box 4, Klong Luang
Pathumthani 12120, Thailand
(Attn: Director of Admission and Scholarships)

Mr. Tenzin Rabgyal
Interim Coordinator, Admissions and Scholarships Unit

Tel. No.: +662 524 5031 to 33
Fax No.: +662 524 6326 | +662 516 2126

Master of Sciences or Engineering in: School of Engineering and Technology (SET)

  1. Software Engineering
  2. Electronics
  3. Computer Science
  4. Information Management
  5. Industrial Engineering & Management
  6. Design and Manufacturing Engineering
  7. Mechatronics
  8. Microelectronics
  9. Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems
  10. Telecommunications
  11. Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  12. Nanotechnalogy
  13. Information and Communications Technologies
  14. Microelectronics and Embedded Systems
  15. Construction, Engineering and Infrastructure Management
  16. Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
  17. Structural Engineering
  18. Transportation Engineering
  19. Water Engineering and Management
  20. Geosystem Exploration and Petroleum Geoengineering
  21. Offshore Technology and Management

School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD)

  1. Agricultural Systems & Engineering
  2. Aquaculture & Aquatic Resources Management
  3. Energy
  4. Food Engineering & Bioprocess Technology
  5. Pulp and Paper Technology
  6. Gender and Development Studies
  7. Natural Resources Management
  8. Regional & Rural Development Planning
  9. Environmental Engineering & Management
  10. Urban Environmental Management
  11. Agribusiness Management
  12. Energy and Environment
  13. Climate Change for Sustainable Development

Interdisciplinary Courses among Schools

  1. Cleaner Production (SAT,SCE,SERD and SOM)
  2. Integrated Tropical Coastal Zone Management (SERD and SCE)
  3. Integrated Watershed Development and Management (SERD and SCE)
  4. Modeling Tools for Environment and Resources Management (SERD and SCE)
  5. Disaster Preparedness, Mitigation and Management
  6. Environmental Geotechnics and Management
  7. Greater Mekong Subregion Development Study
  8. Energy Business Management

School of Management (SOM)

  1. Management of Technology
  2. International Business
  3. International Public Management
  4. Business Administration
  5. Banking and Finance

Intake: August

Deadline: April

Thammasat University
Rangsit Campus
Klong Luang, Pathumthani 12121 Thailand
(Attn: Director of Academic Affairs Division)

Ms. Usacharat Vejpongsa
Coordinator, International Student
Service Division

Tel. No.: +66 02 613 3022
Fax No.: +66 02 224 9423

  1. Master in Engineering
  2. Master in Economics

Intake: June

Deadline: December


Name and Address of Institution Approved Field of Study Normal Month of Intake / Deadline of Application

East-West Center
1601 East-West Road, Honolulu
Hawaii 96848-1601, U.S.A.
(Attn: ADB Scholarship Program Administrator)

Ms. Stella Kolinski
ADB-JSP & EWC Scholarship Assistant

Tel. No.: +1 808 944 7738
Fax No.:+1 808 944 7070

Master in

  1. Architecture
  2. Business Administration
  3. Economics
  4. Geography
  5. International Management
  6. Japan Focused MBA (JEMBA)
  7. Natural Resources & Environmental Management
  8. Ocean Engineering
  9. Oceanography
  10. Pacific Island Studies
  11. Public Administration
  12. Sociology
  13. Tropical Plant & Soil Science
  14. Urban and Regional Planning
  15. Master of Law

Intake: August

Deadline: November