Postgraduate Admissions

Postgraduate Program

To become a postgraduate student (for Master Program, Doctoral I Program, Doctoral II Program, Professional Degree Program, Doctoral Program and M.D. Program), you must take and pass an entrance examination conducted by each graduate school. Requirements and application procedures vary by graduate school. For more details, please go the individual graduate school webpages. 

 

List of Graduate Schools

 

Entrance Exams Conducted in Japan

Program

Graduate School

Entrance Period

Application Period

Master’s Degree

Humanities

April

September

Education

April

Late September

Mid-January

Economics

April

Late September to early October

Early January

Doctoral I

Sciences and Technology for Innovation (Agriculture)

April

Early July

Early January

October

Early July

Sciences and Technology for Innovation (Science)

April

Mid-October

Early January

Sciences and Technology for Innovation (Engineering)

April

Mid-July

Late November

October

Early July

Medicine (Nursing and Laboratory Science Majors)

April

Late July to early August

Doctoral II

Medicine (Nursing and Laboratory Science Majors)

April

Late July to early August

East Asian Studies

April

Early January

October

Early June

Doctoral

Medicine

April

Mid-July

Mid-December

October

Mid-July

United Veterinary Science

April

Early August

Mid-January

October

Early August

 

Entrance Applications Available Abroad

Program

Graduate School

Entrance Period

Application Period

Master's Degree

Innovation and Technology Management

October

Early February

Doctoral I

Sciences and Technology for Innovation (Engineering)

April

Late November

October

Late June

Doctoral II

Sciences and Technology for Innovation (Science/ Engineering)

April

Late November

October

Late May

East Asian Studies

April

Early October

October

Early April

Doctoral

United Veterinary Science

April

Early August

Mid-January

October

Early August