Admissions

Undergraduate

To international students who wish to enter Tokai University

All undergraduate courses at Tokai University are conducted in Japanese. (There is no course taught in English)
If you do not have a sufficient Japanese skill, please start from the Japanese language Course for International Students.

The International Student Entrance Examinations are not held for Aviation course, Aeronautics and Astronautics Department School of Engineering and School of Medicine.

International Student Entrance Examination (Spring Semester-First Period)

Enrollment period

April 2017

Application qualifications

Foreign nationals to whom any of the conditions below applies.

  1. Persons who have completed 12 years of formal education based on a normal curriculum (or who are expected to complete it) in a foreign country, or persons recognized by Tokai University as having equivalent or greater academic abilities.
  2. Persons equivalent to those who have completed a 12-year course of study through formal education in a foreign country (or persons to whom this is expected to apply).
  3. Persons who have completed a 12-year course of study at a school for foreigners that has been accredited by an international accrediting body (WASC, ACSI or ECIS), or persons expected to complete one.
  4. Those who reach the equivalent age and those who meet or exceed the academic requirements stated above upon an approval by Tokai University.

Selection methods

Method A (Japan residents and residents of foreign countries)
  1. Screening through documents specified by Tokai University
  2. The Examination for Japanese University Admission
  3. Interview
Method B (residents of foreign countries)
  1. Screening through documents designated by Tokai University
  2. The Examination for Japanese University Admission (In countries where the Examination for Japanese University Admission cannot be taken, applicants may use the Japanese Language Proficiency Test or the Test of Practical Japanese.)
  3. Three letters of recommendation

Application period

The application must reach the university between Friday, Sept. 2 and Friday, Sept. 23, 2016.

Examination schedule

Method A

Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016

Method B

Screening is done through documents, so there is no test.

Announcement of acceptance

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016

Enrollment procedure period

From Thursday, Oct. 27 to Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016.

Application fee

35,000 yen

Application guide

* All dates are based on Japan time.

Contact Information

Office of Admissions Services for International Students (OASIS), International Education Center, Tokai University

  • Tel: 0463-58-1211 (main number)

International Student Entrance Examination (Spring Semester-Second Period)

Enrollment period

April 2017

Application qualifications

Foreign nationals to whom any of the conditions below applies.

  1. Persons who have completed 12 years of formal education based on a normal curriculum (or who are expected to complete it) in a foreign country, or persons recognized by Tokai University as having equivalent or greater academic abilities.
  2. Persons equivalent to those who have completed a 12-year course of study through formal education in a foreign country (or persons to whom this is expected to apply).
  3. Persons who have completed a 12-year course of study at a school for foreigners that has been accredited by an international accrediting body (WASC, ACSI or ECIS), or persons expected to complete one.
  4. Those who reach the equivalent age and those who meet or exceed the academic requirements stated above upon an approval by Tokai University.

Selection methods

Method A (Japan residents and residents of foreign countries)
  1. Screening through documents specified by Tokai University
  2. The Examination for Japanese University Admission
  3. Interview
  4. Specialized tests (Music course/Fine Arts course/Design course, Arts Department, School of Humanities and Culture)
  5. Practical examinations (Physical Education/Competitive Sports/Judo and Kendo, School of Physical Education)

Application period

The application must reach the university between Thursday, Dec. 15 2016 and Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017.

Examination schedule

Interview

Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017

Specialized and practical examinations

Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017

Announcement of acceptance

Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017

Enrollment procedure period

From Thursday, Feb. 16 to Friday, Feb. 24, 2017.

Note: It is possible to pay tuition and various membership fees in two installments. The second payment must arrive or be brought with you by Saturday, Mar. 25, 2017.

Application fee

35,000 yen

Application guide

* All dates are based on Japan time.

Contact Information

Office of Admissions Services for International Students (OASIS), International Education Center, Tokai University

  • Tel: 0463-58-1211 (main number)