Application Guidelines(Special Admission for International Students)

Last Updated: 19 July 2019

The Application Guidelines for Admission in April 2020 (Special Admission for International Students) can be downloaded by clicking on the link below:
 
CLOSED Guidelines for Academic Year 2020 Admission to the Doctoral Program
 
Important information for applicants: Online Application
Form for pasting the stamp needed to send you the examinee card: Download
Those living in Japan must submit the form (those living abroad are not required to do so).
 
We will receive online applications from 11 July to 25 July 2019.
Please note that the above period is different from the period within which we accept the application documents: from 22 July (Mon.) to 25 July (Thu.) 2019 (the application documents must arrive at the GSAIS Student Affairs Office before 5 pm on 25 July 2019).
 
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A preliminary confirmation
Preliminary confirmation of eligibility is needed for all applicants who have graduated from a foreign university. Please read the relevant text on p.19 of the Application Guidelines for Admission in April 2020 (Special Admission for International Students).
Those who fall under the eligibility requirements (3),(4),(5),(6),(9),(10) need a preliminary confirmation.
Please download necessary documents from below

Those who fall under the eligibility requirements (3), (4), (5), (6), who fall under ①
 
①Those who have received an application of AAO in the past and have been confirmed as having application qualification
Student School Record Form

Applicants applying for eligibility requirements (9), (10) Application Eligibility Evaluation Request Form


Essay

Essay PDF
WORD
Please download from the left (A4 paper) and submit it by the deadline of the application document.
Each of the theme must be written on 1 page (in total 2 pages, size A4).
(Please don’t write by hand writing.)

 
Document showing prior consultation with a faculty member about the applicant’s research.

Document showing prior consultation with a faculty member about the applicant’s research. EXCEL Please download from the left (A4 paper) and submit it by the deadline of the application document.