Prospective Students

Information on Entrance Examinations

Welcome to our website for information on entrance examinations.
This website shows the necessary information on GSFS entrance examinations.

[Important] For those who are applying
Applications must be submitted online.
If you have any questions, please check "6. FAQs" at the bottom of this page.


Scholarships that can be applied for at the same time as applying for entrance exams(International students only)(Update on Oct.26)

[For those who passed the Entrance Examination Schedule A]
●Notices of acceptance will be sent to successful applicants only on Tuesday, 6 September 2022.
For those residing in Japan, these will be sent by LetterPack Plus(レターパックプラス), so please make sure you receive them and check the contents. Residents outside Japan should check the email sent by GSFS Student Affairs Team.

*My Page Registration and Online Application Registration will be available from May 20, 2022.

Application Period

May 20 (Fri) to 26 (Thu), 2022, at 23:00 (Japan Standard Time) (Special Oral Exam)
June 9 (Thu) to 15(Wed), 2022, at 23:00 (Japan Standard Time) (Schedule A)
November 15(Tue) to 21 (Mon), 2022, at 23:00 (Japan Standard Time) (Schedule B)

The novel coronavirus infection is expanding and if the situation deteriorates, the entrance examination this year might not be conducted as the way written in the Guideline for Applicants.
We would like to ask you to visit the website regularly both the graduate school and the department you are willing to enroll and check the updated information regarding the entrance examination.

1. Guidelines for Applicants and Entrance Examination Guides

1-1. Guidelines to Master Course

(Ordinary Examination, Special Selection for Applicants with Overseas Education)

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1-2. Guidelines to Doctor Course

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1-3. Entrance Examination Guides / Application / Documents Information

Please get the information of entrance examination, application form, and check sheet from the web page of entrance examination for department. (Clicking on the name of the department will take you to the entrance examination page for that department.)
For application documents, submission method, deadline, etc. for each department, please refer to "Application Documents Information.pdf" of each department.

Admissions Guide for department (HP for each department) Information on application documents (list of documents to be submitted and deadlines)
Department of Advanced Materials Science Application Documents Information(Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Sep. 22)
Department of Advanced Energy Schedule B will not be held
Department of Complexity Science and Engineering Application Documents Information(Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Sep. 22)
Department of Integrated Biosciences Application Documents Information(Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Nov. 11)
Department of Computational Biology and Medical Sciences Application Documents Information(Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Nov. 11)
Department of Natural Environmental Studies Application Documents Information(Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Oct. 6)
Department of Ocean Technology, Policy, and Environment Application Documents Information(Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Oct. 21)
Department of Environment Systems Application Documents Information (Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Sep. 30)
Department of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies Application Documents Information (Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Oct. 12)
Department of Socio-Cultural Environmental Studies Schedule B will not be held
Department of International Studies Application Documents Information (Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Sep. 30)
Graduate Program in Sustainability Science - Global Leadership Initiative Application Documents Information(Schedule B).pdf (Updated on Nov. 11)

"Division of Environmental Studies 2023/ Guide to the 2023 Entrance Examination of Master's & Doctoral Courses"←It is common to all environmental studies departments. (October 6, updated the Inquiry Sheet for Master's Course, Department of International Studies/November 1, updated the Documents Checklist and Information on Entrance Examination: Master's and Doctoral Course, Department of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies)

3. Contacts and inquires

Student Affairs Team
Graduate School of Frontier Sciences
The University of Tokyo

If you have any questions regarding the Entrance Examinations, please contact us using the form below.
Inquiry Form : https://forms.office.com/r/qHAtjRfLW0

  • We will reply to your inquiry approximately within three working days.
  • Please note that we may not be able to respond to inquiries unrelated to the entrance exam.
  • Please check "6. FAQs" on the entrance examination page of our website before making inquiries.
    https://www.k.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/exam/faq/index.html
  • No inquiries are accepted by phone and/or email for the results of the entrance examinations.

4. Reviewing past examination results (Japanese version only) • Requesting past tests

Reviewing past examination results (Japanese version only) • Requesting past tests

5. Alumni careers (Japanese version only)

Information on Career Pathways

6. FAQs

FAQs