International Admission

International Applicants

1. Special English Graduate Programs

The Graduate School of Engineering has Special English Graduate Programs for international students built around an English-as-a-global-language academic environment to provide education to promising, qualified students from all around the world. Admitted students through Special English Graduate Programs directly enter the Master's or Doctoral program at the Graduate School of Engineering. The Graduate School of Engineering will recommend several select students who demonstrate outstanding merit to scholarship sponsors including the MEXT (Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Technology) Scholarship.

Primary eligibility requirements

The applicants for the Special English Graduate Programs must satisfy all of the following primary eligibility requirements;

  • A person who neither has Japanese nationality nor resides in Japan at the time of application
  • A person who neither has Japanese nationality nor has “permanent resident”, “long-term resident” or “special permanent resident” residence status in Japan.
  • A person with the linguistic skill level required to take classes and receive research guidance in English.

● Application Guidelines

Applicants must read Application Guideline for all Special English Graduate programs to confirm further application information, such as eligibility requirements, documents for submission, admission procedure, etc.,

1. Application Guidelines for all Special English Graduate Programs

For Master’s Program  Application Guidelines for All Master’s Special English Graduate programs
For Doctoral Program  Application Guidelines for All Doctor’s Special English Graduate programs

Applicants also should read the application guidelines for each program listed below to confirm application period and further application information, such as additional eligibility requirements, additional documents for submission, financial aids, etc

2. Application guidelines for each program.

Click the link in the chart below to view the application guidelines of each program. If you have any further inquiries, please contact the admission desk of each program directly.

● List of Special English Graduate Programs

Program
Name
Course Name Department Degree Entry Admission
Guidelines
Program
Website

International Graduate
Program in the Field of
Civil Engineering and
Infrastructure Studies

University Recommendation Course Department of Civil Engineering Master's and Doctoral Course September 2020      
External Scholarships Course April / September 2020
(*1)April 2020 is for this course only
   
Embassy Recommendation Course    

Graduate Program for
International Students in Urban
and Environmental Studies
(UBE-UPN/ENV)

Environmental Engineering Course Department of Urban Engineering Master's
and Doctoral Course
September 2020

 master's
 
Updated: Sep. 5 2019

Doctral

 
Updated: Sep. 5 2019

 
   
Urban Planning Course
Water Engineering and Utility Management Course Master's
Course
 N/A

Global 30 Special English Program

International Bioengineering English Course Department of Bioengineering 10 Master's Course Students September 2020         
Architecture and Urban Design Course Department of Architecture 10 Master's Course Students
International Technology Management English Course Department of Technology Management for Innovation (TMI) 7 Master's Course Students

The International Multidisciplinary Engineering (IME) Graduate Program

Mechanical Engineering Course Department of Mechanical Engineering Master's and Doctoral Course


September 2020


     

master's
 

Doctral

 

  
 
Precision Engineering Course Department of Precision Engineering
Aeronautics and Astronautics Course Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Electrical Engineering and Information Systems Course Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Systems
Materials Engineering Course Department of Materials Engineering
Chemical System Engineering Course Department of Chemical System Engineering
Bioengineering Course Department of Bioengineering Doctoral Course only

Special Graduate Program in Resilience Engineering

Systems Innovation Course Department of Systems Innovation Master's and Doctoral Course September 2020      
Nuclear Engineering and Management Course Department of Nuclear Engineering and Management       
International Graduate Program in Chemistry and Biotechnology Chemistry and Biotechnology Course Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology Master's Course (Integrated MS/PhD Program) and Doctoral Course September 2020    

Specially-promoted Graduate Program for Creation of the Asian Engineering Framework Based on Tripolar Alliances among Japan, China and Korea

 Special Graduate Course for Students from Tsinghua University
*Only for those who have obtained—or are expected to obtain—a master’s, professional degree, or its equivalent from Tsinghua University 
 All Departments in Graduate School of Engineering  Doctoral Course only  September 2020       
Special Graduate Course for Students from Seoul National  University
*Only for those who have obtained—or are expected to obtain—a master’s, professional degree, or its equivalent from Seoul National University
    

● Online application through T-cens    

Applicants should apply through the online application system T-cens and receive a primary evaluation based on academic qualification. * 
*Not applicable for applicants for International Graduate Program in Chemistry and Biotechnology.

Please read T-cens Guidance Information carefully before completing all the required fields and documents.

 

Important Notes for Online Application
      Type your own e-mail address that can be used securely before, during and after your online application through T-cens. You will then receive a system e-mail to access the T-cens online application page. Please note system e-mails may sometimes be sent directly to your spam/junk mail.
      Read the Guidance Information carefully before completing all the required fields and documents.
      Application documents must be submitted both online and by post.
      Create your T-cens application account before 15:00 JST on the deadline date.
      Data entry and document uploading must be completed online by 15:00 JST on the deadline date. We will NOT accept any applications submitted after the deadline under any circumstances.
      You will be given your own T-cens application number which will be used for the rest of the application process.

Please start your online application (Special English Graduate Programs) from here:
T-cens

T-cens

If you do not have sufficient Internet access to complete this online application, you may be able to send us paper-based application forms. Please contact the admission desk of your chosen program for further instruction.

2. MEXT Scholarship application through Japanese Embassy

This is a graduate program fully conducted in English, aided by the Japanese government-sponsored MEXT (Japanese Ministry of Education Culture, Sports, Science and Technology) Scholarship. This application has two steps:

Step 1:  Applicants will take the preliminary selection in the Japanese Embassy in their own home countries.
Step 2:  After passing the preliminary selection by the embassy, the applicants will be further evaluated by School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo for acceptance.

      You will need to submit these application documents for final judgment of your acceptance. Please refer to the following URL:
      http://ois.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/admission/embassy_EngineeringTcens.html

[Note]

1) In this program, students generally enroll as Postgraduate International Research Students (Non-degree) and they must take the entrance examination to be admitted to a Master’s or Doctoral program.
2)Applicants for the Department of Civil Engineering should directly apply for Master’s or Doctoral courses (See the list of the courses of Special English Graduate Programs above.)

 

Please start your online application (MEXT Embassy recommendation) from here: 

If you do not have sufficient Internet access to complete this online application, you may be able to send us paper-based application forms. Please contact the admission desk of your chosen program for further instruction.

3. China Scholarship Council(国家建設高水平大学公派研究生項目)(Fall Enrollment)

Applicants from the accredited universities on our guidelines may only apply for this program.

For September, 2019 Admission
Application Period: November 1 (Thu), 2018 through January 4 (Fri), 2019

Guidelines for Applicants Doctoral Program (PhD. Course)

Guidelines for Applicants  Special Research Student