World-leading Innovative Graduate Study Program in

Proactive Environmental Studies ( WINGS-PES )



The University of Tokyo “World-leading Innovative Graduate Study Program in Proactive Environmental Studies” (WINGS-PES) is an integrated five-year master-doctoral program for brilliant Japanese and international students. It aims to accelerate the establishment of educational center for the development of environmental knowledge professionals. In achieving this aim, the Program will take advantage of characteristics unique to the Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, a multi-disciplinary unit of UOT situated in the Kashiwa Campus. Since its establishment, the GSFS has been engaged, through cooperation between different disciplines including liberal arts and sciences, in the formation of a new field of study, by matching and merging existing fields in a creative way. WINGS-PES also benefits from the location of the Campus, which is ideally suited for the promotion of educational and research exchange with world-leading research centers, including the University’s Affiliated Institutions as well as National Research and Development Agencies residing in Tsukuba. For more detail.. please visit About Us

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Financial Support

Upon their request, students who attend WINGS-PES and meet certain requirements specified by WINGS-PES may receive the following financial support:

1. Payment of WINGS-PES Research Assistant Fee

The maximum amount is 180,000 yen per month for both master's and doctoral students. The actual amount to be paid will be determined according to the difficulty of the proposed research work.

2. Payment of WINGS-PES Activity Promotion Grant

Part of expenses necessary to attend WINGS-PES will be paid.

AY2021 Schedule & Event

Salon of Excellence

As a place for master's and doctoral students to join together and work, and as an transdisciplinary research community, WINGS-PES holds "excellent salons" several times a year mainly for program students.

The 13th May 28 Fri., 2021 16:00-18:30

The 14th Jul. 30 Fri., 2021 9:30-11:30

The 15th Sep. 15 Wed., 2021 15:00-17:00

The 16th Nov. 15 Mon., 2021 15:00-17:00

The 17th Feb. 10 Thu., 2022 15:00-17:00

The 18th Mar.28 Mon., 2022 15:00-17:00

Qualifying Examination(QE)

It is scheduled as follows:

AY2021-1 September 7 Tue. 2021 9:00-17:00

*Registration is required to attend the midterm presentations.

To register, please click here.

AY2021-2 March 15 Tue. 2022 9:00-17:00

Venue is still being prepared.

Applications are accepted twice a year for students entering in April and October. Please visit Application for more details.

  • April 2021 enrollee

    Application Guidance: June 14 Mon. 2021 and July 27 Tue. 2021

Application Period: August 18 Wed. 2021 to August 25 Wed. 2021 (no later than 12:00 noon sharp)

  • Octover 2021 enrollee
    Announcement of Application is scheduled in November.

Related Events

UTokyo Kashiwa Open Campus 2021 (Online)

Collaboration Project between "UTokyo-MIT-Industry Joint Program for Professional and Graduate Education" and WINGS-PES will hold an event.

"CO2 Reduction Strategy Game in Shipping Industry"

Oct. 23, Sat., 13:00-14:00 and 15:00-16:00

Active learning Symposium *This event was ended.

May 19 Wed. 2021 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (Online, Registration is not required.) Click here for more information.

Program Coordinator's Welcome

OKUDA Hiroshi

Dept. Human& Engineered Environmental Studies,
Graduate School of Frontier Sciences

Dean's Welcome message


Dean,Graduate School of Frontier Sciences


Please contact us at the following address for further information about this program.

E-mail Address: wings-pes[at] (please replace [at] with @)