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Doctoral Special Entrance Examination for Adult Students for Spring Semester 2019

Eligibility Screening, Application Documents and Application Period

Program:
Doctoral Program
Examination Type:
Special Entrance Examination for Mature Students
Enrollment Period:
Spring 2019 Semester

1. Those Applying under Eligibility Requirements such as Completion of School Education Abroad

Eligibility

  1. Those who have been granted a degree equivalent to a Master's degree or professional degree in a foreign country.
  2. Those who have completed school education in a foreign country through correspondence courses provided in Japan by a school of said foreign country and have been granted a degree equivalent to a Master's degree or professional degree.
  3. Those who have completed a program in an educational institution in Japan designated separately by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology that provides graduate courses from a university in an foreign country within the school education system of said foreign country.
  4. Those who have completed a course and have been granted a degree equivalent to a Master's degree at the United Nations University as prescribed in Article 1, Paragraph (2) of the Act on Special Measures incidental to Enforcement of the Agreement between the United Nations and Japan regarding the Headquarters of the United Nations University (Act No. 72, 1976), which was established under the resolution of the General Assembly of the United Nations on December 11, 1972.
  5. Those who have completed a program in a foreign school, an educational institution described in (3) above, or the United Nations University, and are approved to have academic abilities that are at least equivalent to those who hold a Master's degree as verified by the examination or screening regulated by Article 16.2 in the Standards for the Establishment of Graduate Schools.

Documents to Submit

  1. Curriculum Vitae for a Foreign Student [Prescribed Form]
  2. Certificate of Graduation or Certificate of Completion [Issued within the last three months by the university that an applicant was (is) enrolled at]
  3. Academic Transcript [Issued within the last three months by the university that an applicant was (is) enrolled at]

Deadline of Application

Special Entrance Examination for Mature Students for Spring Semester (First Term)

May 21 (Mon), 2018 [due NLT]

Special Entrance Examination for Mature Students for Spring Semester (Second Term)

December 3 (Mon), 2018 [due NLT]

2. Those Who Require Eligibility Screening by Our Graduate School

Eligibility

Those who need to be recognized as having abilities that are at least equivalent to those who hold a Master's degree or professional degree via individual eligibility screening by our graduate school and are 24 years old or older (born on or before April 1, 1995).

Documents to Submit

  1. Curriculum Vitae for Entrance Examination [Prescribed Form]
    • For those with a foreign nationality, the Curriculum Vitae for a Foreign Student [Prescribed Form] should be used
  2. Certificate of Graduation or Certificate of Completion [Issued within the last three months by the university that an applicant was (is) enrolled at]
  3. Academic Transcript [Issued within the last three months by the university that an applicant was (is) enrolled at]
  4. Recommendation [Designated Form]
  5. Documents containing academic papers and study contents equivalent to eligibility [when available]

Deadline of Application

Special Entrance Examination for Mature Students for Spring Semester (First Term)

May 21 (Mon), 2018 [due NLT]

Special Entrance Examination for Mature Students for Spring Semester (Second Term)

December 3 (Mon), 2018 [due NLT]

Contact

Admissions Services Department, Admissions Center
Phone: +81 463 58 1211 (the main switchboard number)