Recruiting Program: Graduate

Degree AwardedNone
Foreign Students Examination-
Admission Capacity (AY 2017)Not Available
Applicants (AY 2016)8
Successful Candidates (AY 2016)8
Distribution of Application FormsSix months before enrollment
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.
  • Please refer to the graduate school website.
  • 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 2017)April, October
Pre-Evaluation for Eligibility*-
Starting Date of Application[April Entry] Feb. 9, 2016
(Non-Resident of Japan: Nov. 10, 2015)
[October Entry] Aug. 2, 2016
(Non-Resident of Japan: Jun. 7, 2016)
Deadline of Application[April Entry] Feb. 12, 2016
(Non-Resident of Japan: Nov. 20, 2016)
[October Entry] Aug. 5, 2016
(Non-Resident of Japan: Jun. 10. 2016)
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 (within 500 characters)
  2. One of the Following Documents from the Applicant's University
  • A Letter of Recommendation from the Advisor/Professor
  • A Letter of Recommendation from the Dean
  • A Letter of Recommendation from the Head of the Department

*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, health certificate, graduation (completion) certificate, transcript, photos of the applicant, and Certificate of Residence.

*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.

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