The Doctoral Program does not offer any official lectures. Only research guidance under the name "research courses" is offered. A research course comprises of special seminars and special research.
Students are expected to acquire specialized knowledge through reading of academic papers and discussions and to receive advanced training in research methodologies under the guidance of a group of faculty members affiliated to each field of study.
Students' doctoral dissertation themes are determined through consultation with the Students' research advisors. Students conduct research and complete their doctoral dissertation under the guidance of their research advisors.