Applications accepted through the Online Application Site.
If you have any questions, please see "8. FAQs" at the bottom of the page and "FAQ". If you still have any questions, please contact us via "9. Contacts and inquires".
The application period for Ordinary Examination (Schedule B) is from Tuesday, November 16, to Thursday, November 25, 2021 at 23:00 Japan time (JST).
Please prepare as stated below prior to application.
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*Please refrain from simultaneous applications on multiple tabs while using the browser tab functions as this may cause malfunction such as selected context being carried over to other tabs.
Please use the following OS for online application using smartphones and tablets.
*Recommend using the standard browser of each OS for the best results.
Adobe Reader is required to view or print the application form which is in PDF format. Please download the Adobe Reader software from the following website (free download).
A valid email address is required for your online application. We recommend using an email address that can be used on the computer in order to print out the examination admission ticket. Please check your email settings as well to ensure that you are able to receive emails from the following domain: @e-apply.jp
Documents to be submitted in this online system include digital image of your face photo file (Photo requirements: jpeg format, Width: Height= 3:4 Number of pixels: Width over 236 pixels, Height over 308 pixels, Resolution: 300 dpi, Can upload file size up to 1MB), Inquiry Sheet, transcripts, graduation/completion certificate, resident card (only a foreigner currently residing in Japan), academic/duty balance plan (only those who wish to enroll with the status of employment), English score sheet, research plan, essay, abstract of doctoral thesis, letter of recommendation, etc. For details, please carefully check the application guidelines (graduate school website) and the entrance examination guidebook of the department you wish to apply (department website).
If the English score sheet, etc. is not submitted during the application period, please state so in the Message column at the time of online application, and after the application deadline, please upload using "Upload Additional Documents."
The photo will be used to identify you at the entrance examination, and to create your student ID card for enrollment. Please note that you may not be able to take the entrance examination if your photo is retouched and we cannot identify you online.
【IMPORTANT】Applications for Schedule A and B are accepted online.
May 20 (Thu) to 26 (Wed), 2021 (Special Oral Exam)
June 9 (Wed) to 17(Thu), 2021 (Schedule A)
November 16(Tue) to 25 (Thu), 2021 (Schedule B)
The information on entrance examinations is available in the following ways:
Each department of GSFS has their own method of entrance examinations to accommodate the diversity and nature of their research fields, methodologies, etc. The requirements, screening process, and other matters specific to each department as well as the information on their research activities are posted on each department website and included in the Entrance Examination Guide.
(Note: Graduate Program in Sustainability Science - Global Leadership Initiative: (GPSS-GLI) is included whenever department or each department is referred to on this website.)
(Ordinary Examination, Special Selection for Applicants with Overseas Education)
Please obtain "Information on Entrance Examination, Inquiry Sheet, and Document Checklist" from the
appropriate department/program website.
※You can pay the examination fee on the online application site.
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/qexLstBXUH
•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 "8. FAQs" on the entrance examination page of our website before making inquiries.
No inquiries are accepted by phone and/or email for the results of the entrance examinations.