Information on Entrance Examinations

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Postgraduate Research Student Program and Postgraduate Foreign Research Student Program
Application and Selection Schedule for the Entry in October 2017
- Graduate School of Frontier Sciences (GSFS), The University of Tokyo -

Postgraduate Research Student Program and Postgraduate Foreign Research Student Program are a non-degree seeking program for those who wish to research on a specific subject under the supervision of a professor at the GSFS.

* Please note that application period for the postgraduate foreign research student program is different from the one for the postgraduate research student program.

Item Schedule Note
Postgraduate Research Student Program Distributing Application Forms April 3, 2017 – August 4, 2017  
Application Period July 24, 2017- August 4, 2017 Applications are accepted at any time during the application period.
Selection Early September, 2017  
Selection Result Announcement As soon as the results are determined A certificate of admission will be sent to the successful candidates.
Admission Procedure Period September 13, 2017 – September 14, 2017  
Postgraduate Foreign Research Student Program Distributing Application Forms March 1, 2017 – May 19, 2017  
Application Period April 3, 2017 – May 19, 2017 Applications are accepted at any time during the application period.
Selection Late June, 2017  
Selection Result Announcement As soon as the results are determined A certificate of admission will be sent to the successful candidates.
Admission Procedure Period September 13, 2017 – September 14, 2017  

Notes

  1. Application forms for Postgraduate Research Student Program and Postgraduate Foreign Research Student Program are available during the above periods for distribution. There are two or three ways to obtain the application forms.
    1. Pick up in person at the Kashiwa Campus
      The application forms are available at GSFS Student Affairs Section on the first floor of Transdisciplinary Science Building.
      Office Hours: 9:00-12:00, 13:00-17:00, Monday thru Friday except holidays.
    2. Request by post
      Please send the GSFS Student Affairs Section, one return-mail envelope (Kaku-2 size: 240 x 332 for A4 size documents) with your name and address written on the front side and affixed with JPY 140 in stamps. Also, be sure to specify "Request of Application Forms for Foreign Research Student Program (or Research Student Program)" on the return-mail envelope in red. If you are outside of Japan, please contact the Student Affairs Section before sending the return envelope to confirm international postal charge.
    3. Download from the linked Web page (Only Postgraduate Foreign Research Student Program)
      You can download the application forms from the linked Web page. (Please click the above “Postgraduate Foreign Research Student Program” link.).
  2. Please be sure to contact your prospective supervisor prior to application.

Contact

Student Affairs Section, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences,The University of Tokyo
Address: 5-1-5 Kashiwanoha, Kashiwa-shi,Chiba 277-8561, JAPAN
Email: k-kyomu[at]adm.k.u-tokyo.ac.jp