- CENTER FOR ADVANCED ECONOMIC STUDY
Characteristics of the Faculty Education
Teachers and the Environment
The teaching staff of the faculty come from a wide range of universities, nationalities, and specialties, much wider than most universities in Japan.
The newest PC’s and software programs are available to the students. The technical staff and the senior students help the students to learn how to use PC's.
Departments and Courses
There are two Departments in the Faculty of Economics: Department of Economics and Department of Industrial Economics. Department of Economics offers three courses, while Department of Industrial Economics two courses.
|Dept of Economics||Dept of Industrial Economics|
|Description||To nourish the ability to grasp the real world economic / social problems in an accurate way, and think logically from the global perspective.||To bring up specialists with an innovative entrepreneurship, having a high ability of informational and mathematical analysis. Much emphasis on field works and surveys.|
Social System Analysis
Departments of Economics
To learn theories and how to apply them to understand and possibly solve the real economic problems.
To learn how to understand and solve more specific economic problems such as those relate to finance, money, international trade, labor, by applying theories.
To learn how to theorize the observed phenomena to a theory in an inductive way. Emphasis is laid on space and time in constructing a model. Students are supposed to acquire a broad range of knowledge as well as language ability.
Departments of Industrial Economics
To learn how to join a social system and manage it. Students are supposed to acquire the ability of project planning and of strategic decision-making. Students are supposed to acquire a high ability of problem-finding and solving.
Social System Analysis
To learn how to analyze social phenomena in the spheres of firms and/or governments with a focus on information obtained from data, making much use of computers. Mathematical models and statistical analyses are employed.
Where the Alumni Work
The alumni have entered every filed of employment: commerce, finance, insurance, manufacturing, services including local and the central governments. In terms of regions, they are not only in Fukuoka / Kyushu but also all over Japan, and naturally abroad.