Nagoya University

Graduate Program of Transformative Chem-Bio Research


Call for application to GTR program (2021)

Graduate Program of Transformative Chem-Bio Research (GTR Program), Nagoya University, is inviting first semester of PhD students who entered in 2021 to apply for the program as follows.
If you are planning to enter the doctoral program, please consider to apply for this program.
※The selection for autumn entrants will be held in November. If you will enter the Master's program in October, please discuss with your supervisor and decide when to apply in spring or autumn.

[Eligibility for Application]
Students who entered (will enter) the Master's Program in Nagoya University in April (or October) 2021 and planning to advance to the doctoral program.
※Graduate Schools, Departments, and Divisions inviting applications:
 Graduate School of Science (Department of Chemistry/Division of Biological Science)
 Graduate School of Engineering(Department of Molecular and Macromolecular Chemistry/Department of Materials Chemistry/Department of Biomolecular Engineering)
 Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences
 Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Application period
June 1, 2021〜17:00 on July 30, 2021

Application procedure
Please send the application form and applicant information to GTR student support office via email by July 30 at 17:00.
Address for submission:
※Please submit the signed application form in PDF format and the applicant information in Excel format.
※You may submit a printed copy of the application form directly to the GTR student support office(理学部B館217室/B-217, Science B Building)
※If you do not receive the receipt notification within two business days or by July 30, 2021, it is possible that we have not received your application.
Please contact the GTR student support office(

Selection is carried out based on reviewing the application documents and interviews.

 17:00 on July 30:application deadline
 Aug 4 to 6, 2021 (tentative): Interview (about 10 minutes.)
 Aug 2021: Results Notification
 Sep 2021: Successful applicants will start pre-RA support.
 ※Pre-RA support for fall entrants begins after enrollment (in October).

Application guideline

If you have any questions, please contact the GTR Student Support Office (