The Institute for Solid State Physics (ISSP) was founded in 1957 as a national joint-research institute in the field of condensed matter physics and materials science. The faculties participate in the following departments of the graduate school of the University of Tokyo: Department of Physics, Department of Chemistry in Graduate School of Science; Department of Applied Physics in Graduate School of Engineering; or Department of Advanced Materials Science, Department of Complexity Science and Engineering in Graduate School of Frontier Sciences.
To become a graduate student in ISSP, it is required to enroll in one of the above graduate schools. Please visit “Programs and Faculty” to check which graduate school your potential supervisor belongs to.
Applicants should contact their potential supervisor before the application.
ISSP Graduate School Guidance (June 3, 2017)