Recruiting Program: Both Undergraduate and Graduate

Degree AwardedNone
Foreign Students Examination-
Admission Capacity (AY 2020)Not Available
Applicants (AY 2018)[Undergraduate] 0
[Graduate] 14
Successful Candidates (AY 2018)[Undergraduate] 0
[Graduate] 14
Distribution of Application Forms[April Entry ・ October Entry] Late December
(Non-Resident of Japan: by Late September)
How to Obtain Application Guideline/Forms
  • Obtain at the faculty office for free
  • Send a self-addressed stamped envelope (24×33.2cm) to the faculty. Please contact the faculty office for details.
  • To request from abroad, please contact the faculty office.
Availability of Past ExaminationNot Available
Japanese Language RequirementSufficient for understanding lectures and related documents
Entry (AY 2020)April,October
Pre-Evaluation for Eligibility*-
Starting Date of Application[April Entry] Feb. 25, 2019
(Non-Resident of Japan: Nov. 5, 2018)
[October Entry] mid-August, 2019
(Non-Resident of Japan: May. 15, 2019)
Deadline of Application[April Entry] Feb. 27, 2019
(Non-Resident of Japan: Nov. 8, 2018)
[October Entry] mid-August, 2019
(Non-Resident of Japan: May. 17, 2019)
Date of Examination-
Date of Result-
Pre-Arrival AdmissionAvailable
Application from outside JapanAvailable
Visiting Japan for Entrance ExamNot Necessary
Kobe Univ. Entrance Examination Subjects

Application Document Screening

  1. Research Plan

*Required to obtain an approval from the professor/supervisor in advance

EJU Requested SubjectsNot required to take EJU
Language in EJU-
Referred EJU-
English ExaminationNone
OthersRequired following; application form, resume, graduation (completion) certificate, transcript, photo, written
approval from the head of institution (only for those who are employed), Certificate of Residence: An applicant
who resides in Japan must submit a copy of the“ Certificate of Residence” issued within 30 days by a local
administration office in Japan or copies of both sides of the“ Residence Card” issued by a Municipal office.

*Pre-Evaluation for Eligibility is a screening to confirm that you are qualified to apply prior to submitting a formal application for admission.
For details, please make sure to refer to the Application Guideline/Forms.

Contact Us

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