Joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program.; Stuned; NFP.Cooperating institutions
Educational requirements: BSc degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant subject from a recognised university.
Professional experience required: Preferably 3 years of practical or research work experience.
Language requirements: TOEFL (minimum score: 550 + TWE 4.5 paper, 213 computer, 83 internet.); IELTS (minimum score: 6.0.)
Objectives: To train the LWD engineer to conduct individual research and/or develop, adapt and manage land and water resources, primarily for agricultural purposes. Examples are irrigation and drainage systems; land reclamation and consolidation.
Subjects: Irrigation and drainage principles; soil-water-plant relationships; hydraulics; land and water systems; land drainage; pumps; GIS/remote sensing; flow control and irrigation structures.
Modes of instruction: Lectures, exercises, design work, discussions, workshops, fieldwork, group work, fieldtrips, individual research with supervision.