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Double Master’s Degree Program 2023 to GSGES


Double Master’s Degree Program 2023 to GSGES

Now Open Registration for September 2023 Departure to Kyoto University

(1 slot half-funded for ARL and PWL student)

DDP is a collaboration program between IPB University and Kyoto University, especially Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies (GSGES). In this program student will have a chance to pursue 2 master’s degree within 3 years. The elected students must write 2 theses to gain both degrees. Check more detailed scheme of this program in the Guideline (Notes section). The general schedule is like this:

  • 2022-2023 at IPB University,
  • 2023-2024 at Kyoto University, and
  • 2024-2025 at IPB University – must finish on time.

Important! This announcement is a bit different to that we have announced in December 2022 (https://bit.ly/DDP2023). Registration for fully funded scheme has been closed. The slot we offer in the current announcement is only 1 additional slot with half-funded scheme:

  • Tuition fee is fully waived (Applicant does not need to pay),
  • Flight may be funded by KU Satellite Office of IPB,
  • Living expense must be prepared by the applicant itself.

If you are interested to this program and want to know the estimate of living expense, please contact us as soon as possible.

Eligible applicants

  1. Having completed a bachelor’s degree
  2. Minimum undergraduate GPA 3.00
  3. Currently in the second semester of master’s program in IPB University (starting the study in August 2022). Students enrolled in IPB in February 2022 may also apply as well but must have already conducted Colloquium in IPB in the second semester (Aug-Dec 2022).
  4. No more than 35 years old on April 1, 2023
  5. Having proficiency in English communication skills
  6. Be in good health
  7. Not be already enrolled in another double degree program
  8. This announcement is only applicable for ARL and PWL student.

Required documents

  1. Application form

GSGES: https://tinyurl.com/2yapclje

  1. Bachelor diploma and academic transcript in English
  2. Academic transcript of first semester in English (current master’s program) if available
  3. Recommendation letters https://bit.ly/DDP2021recommendation
  4. Permit letter/certificate signed by your supervisor, or the head of your study program if you do not have a supervisor – Surat bukti bahwa pembimbing atau Kaprodi menyutujui mahasiswa mendaftar program ini; Format bebas, contoh https://tinyurl.com/248bzxsy
  5. Certificate of English proficiency (minimum 500 for TOEFL ITP, 64 for TOEFL iBT, or 6 for IELTS) and must be official from ETS or British Council
  6. Health Certificate in English, Student ID card, & passport ID page (passport can be uploaded later). Example for Health Certificate: https://tinyurl.com/25o3jrcc

Note: Dokumen No. 7 bisa menyusul jika belum siap pada tanggal deadline.

Important dates

  1. Deadline of document submission: March 20, 2023, 23.59 WIB. Submit all required documents here https://bit.ly/DDP2023gform
  2. Interview with IPB lecturers: Late March 2023 (informed later via email)
  3. Some laboratories of GSGES probably will conduct the interview within April – June 2023
  4. Final announcement: April – June 2023 (cannot be ascertained for now)
  5. Elected student will depart to Kyoto University in late September 2023


  • Carefully read the guideline of this program here (previous-year guideline) https://bit.ly/DDP2021guidelinebook
  • Consider carefully about your decision to join this program, make sure that you will not obtain any serious academic problem in the future
  • All required documents must be submitted as .pdf with 300 dpi or more if the text is too small
  • If there is a different information between guideline, poster, and webpage, the on-webpage one is more accurate
  • The applicant is required to mention the PROPOSED LABORATORY (e.g., Crop Science/GSA, Regional Planning/GSGES, etc.). Since GSA and GSGES have different name of administration hierarchy, we provide a guidance below about how to fill the row of ‘department’, ‘division’, ‘laboratory’, and ‘supervisor’. This is only to make the application easier. Please check the laboratory name in the following link.






Yuri 081313891835

Ardy 085311112256


Lecturers in charge

Dr. Ernan Rustiadi – Coordinator of IPB-KU Collaboration

Dr. Nurhayati – Program-specific Associate Professor

Dr. Andrea Emma Pravitasari – Program-specific Assistant Professor