National Institute for Basic Biology


The NIBB carries out two graduate programs.

1. Graduate University for Advanced Studies

The NIBB constitutes the Department of Molecular Biomechanics in the School of Life Science of the Graduate University for Advanced Studies. The University provides a three year Ph.D. course. Those who have completed a master's course in a university or are qualified at an equivalent or higher level are eligible to apply.

The Department consists of the following Divisions and Fields:

Divisions Fields
Molecular Cell Biology Biomolecular Systems Cell Dynamics
Developmental Gene Expression and Regulation Gene Expression Morphogenesis Transgenic Biology
Regulation Biology Biological Regulation Biological Information

2. Graduate Student Training Program

Graduate students enrolled in other universities and institutions are trained to conduct research for fixed periods of time under the supervision of NIBB professors.
Last Modified: 12:00, June 27, 1997