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Admission Scheme for Master's Course

Admission for GPSS-GLI consists of document review and oral examination. No written examination is required.

All the entrance examinations will be conducted in English.

Short essays and research plan must be written in English and be enclosed in the application documents. Applicants must well prepare for them. Oral examination is also conducted in English.

There are three admission schemes. The characteristics (eligibility, application deadline or period , date of enrollment, past results, and so on) of each scheme are summarized in the following table, but please refer to the linked pages for more detailed information.

Admission
Scheme
Eligibility Scholarship Opportunities Examination
Fee
Application Period
(Deadline)
Date and Venue of oral Examination Anticipated
Entry
No. of Accepted (No. of Applicants)
Ordinary Examination (Schedule A) Graduated or expected to graduate from a university by March 31, 2018 GPSS-GLI Fellowship 30,000 JPY June 15 to 21, 2017

Date: August 17 or 18, 2017

Venue: Kashiwa campus, Japan


Applicants who live in foreign countries at the time of both the application and oral examination may be interviewed by using an internet video conference system.
September, 2017 or April, 2018 2016: 11 (25)
2015: 13 (30)
2014: 9 (29)
2013: 7 (18)
2012: 6 (14)
2011: 8 (15)
2010: 10 (23)
2009: 9 (22)
2008: 10 (21)
2007: 6 (12)
Ordinary Examination (Schedule B) Graduated from a university or expected to graduate from a university by the day before the enrollment date* 30,000 JPY November 21 to 28, 2017

Date: End of January, 2018

Venue: Kashiwa campus, Japan


Applicants who live in foreign countries at the time of both the application and oral examination may be interviewed by using an internet video conference system.

April 2018 or September 2018(tentative)
Special Admission with "Japanese Government MEXT Scholarship with Department Recommendation" or "ADB-JSP Scholarship" to be announced

*Note: Those who are expected to obtain such a degree at the end date of September, 2018 may be eligible to apply for GPSS-GLI. Please consult GPSS Admission Office (‚Äč‚Äčadmission@s.k.u-tokyo.ac.jp) in advance.


This page is updated in April every year. If you consider enrollment date after above mentioned dates, please wait until next April.