Entrance Examination & Admission Information

Guidelines for Selection of International Student

Requirements for Applicants

  1. Those who have completed 12 years of school education as well as those who are expected to complete by March 2022 in a foreign country, or those designated by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology to conform to this, those entering the country with the purpose of receiving education at the university, or a resident.
  2. Those who have achieved a mark of 200 or more in a Japanese language course (excluding writing) within the last four Examinations for Japanese University Admission (i.e., EJU) or those who have N2 or above in the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT). Alternatively, applicants may be recommended by the principal of the Japanese language school in which they are enrolled as having Japanese language ability equivalent to or greater than the above. (Overseas applicants need to present either their Japanese language test scores of EJU or the certificates of JLPT.)
    Also note that applicants who are enrolled in Japanese language schools or vocational schools while residing in Japan must have an attendance rate of 80% or higher (calculated on an hourly basis).
  3. Applicants must have sufficient assets, a scholarship, or other means of support to meet their expenses while living in Japan, or must have another person who is willing to pay these expenses.

Implementation schedule

Selection category International
student selection
Schedule A
International
student selection
Schedule B
Faculty / Department All faculties and departments
Online
application registration
period
October 27
to
November 9 ※

Deadline for
application documents:
November 10
(Must arrive by post)
January 26
to
February 8

Deadline for
application documents:
February 9
(Must arrive by post)
Test date November 27 February 26
Announcement
of
examination results
December 1 March 2
Deadline for
admission procedure
December 15 March 9

※Applicants from overseas have changed the application date and documents. Please refer to the application guidelines.

Test contents

Selection category
International student selection
Schedule A and B
Department・Course Number of Students for admission Subjects for selection
Department of Information Expression
All courses
A small number of applicants selected Document screening,
Short essays,
Interview
Department of Music Expression
Pops Course
A small number of applicants selected Document screening,
Short essays,
Interview,
Practical skills
Department of Music Expression
Classic Course
A small number of applicants selected Document screening,
Short essays,
Interview,
Practical skills

Composition:
Work submission
Department of Music Business Development
All courses
A small number of applicants selected Document screening,
Interview
Department of Performing Arts
All courses
A small number of applicants selected Document screening,
Interview
(including practical skills)
Department of Policy Management
All courses
A small number of applicants selected Document screening,
Short essays,
Interview
Department of Sport Management A small number of applicants selected Document screening,
Short essays,
Interview

Application documents (documents to be submitted to the University)

Attach a translation if the documents are in languages other than Chinese or English.

・・・Required / ・・・Optional

Application documents Japanese
language
school
Vocational
school
Direct from
overseas
1Application confirmation form
(Printing is available after the registration of web application)
2Photo card,
Department of Music Expressions
Practical skills・Submission documents details
(specified format)
3Application Form II
(specified format)
4Recommendation letter
(specified format)*
5Graduation certificate and academic transcript
from the highest level of academic institution attended
in the home country
(original document to be submitted)
6Resident certificate, family registration form,
resident census report, birth certificate,
or a similar official document that clearly indicates the relationship
between the applicant and the guardian
(copied documents permitted)
7Academic transcript, certificate of attendance
(or expected graduation or completion)
from the school at which the applicant is registered
8The score card of the Examination for Japanese University Admission for
International Students (Japanese) or Japanese Language Proficiency Test
(copied documents permitted) *
9A copy of passport
(pages indicating passport number, bearer photograph)
10Copies of front and reverse side of resident card
11 Proof of Expenses Payment
In the case of Applicants residing in Japan If the guarantor is an overseas resident Notification of remittance, applicant's bank usage details,
card usage details, etc.
If the guarantor is a Japanese resident Personal reference produced by guarantor (specified form),
document showing guarantor's annual income
such as certificate of employment or tax certificate.
In the case of Overseas applicants Personal reference letter (designated form),
employment certificate or a document proving
his/her annual income of the student's guardian.
12Application Envelope Mailing Label
(Printing is available after the registration of web application;
use an A4 size envelope available on market as the envelope for the application)
Scrollable

*: In the event a student registered at a Japanese language school is unable to submit a score card, a recommendation document may be submitted instead, according to Section 2 of the Qualifications for Application. Although the submission of a score card is optional for students who are registered at a vocational school, if submitted, it will be considered for admission as a part of the document screening.

In the event any falsified or forged document is discovered among the application documents, the application will be canceled even after the applicant has been accepted for admission to the University.

Please download the Guidelines for Selection of International Student.

Entrance Examination Fee: JPY35,000 (For payment methods please see the Guidelines for Selection of International Student.)