List of Courses

You will find below the list of courses organized by term and by number.

On the next page, click on the course number (far left) to link to the course syllabus and other information. Click on the professor's name (far right) to link to their biography.

This list is for advice only and is subject to change as new courses are added or existing courses deleted. Not every course will be offered every year. Contact Academic Affairs Section for more information.

Course change is possible within the first month of the term, without penalty. Please discuss with your mentor and submit a request to Graduate School using this form:
Course Change Request Form

Course and Credit Requirements

Degree Required Credit Credit breakdown
BSc 30 12 from mandatory
18 from elective
MSc or equivalent 20 (at least) 12 from mandatory
8 from electives


- Elective: 2 credits per course, 1 credit for special course
- Mandatory: 2 credits for PD, 9 credits for Lab Rotations, 1 credit for Thesis Proposal
- Must take out-of-field course(s) from electives. Required out-of-field courses: 2 for BSc holders, 1 for MSc holders




List of courses offered by OIST in the past.
Course Archive