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上智大学 | Sophia University

SOPHIA in the World

Founded by the Jesuits in 1913, Sophia University has been a pioneer in international education in Japan, attracting students from all over the world. In 1949 Sophia established the first program in Japan taught entirely in English, and it continues to lead the Japanese academic world in offering international programs.
Sophia is located in central Tokyo, near Japan's political, financial, business, and cultural centers.

Human Sciences

  • Entrance exam information
Postal code 102-8554
Address 7-1 Kioi-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Department to contact Admissions Office for Graduate School, Admission Center
Phone 03-3238-3517
Fax 03-3238-3262
Program Master's program
Major Education, Psychology, Sociology, Social Services, Nursing
International students examination offered No special selection of international students
Application from outside Japan Available.
Prior qualification screening Necessary.
Availability of previous examination papers Available to photocopy
Available by mail
Please make an inquiry for details.
Qualification to apply Completion of undergraduate degree or equivalent
Applicants who have completed 16 years and above of school education in their home countries or expect to complete it by the designated date.
Applicants who are 22 years old or older and are recognized to have abilities equivalent to graduates by special admission qualification screening.
Please make an inquiry for details.
Notes Others(Before application,applicant who desires Nursing course,through the nursing office, you must contact the major principal.)
Number of international students in 2016 22
Number of privately financed students 19
Number of exchange international students 2
Examination fee 35,000 yen
Admission fee 200,000 yen
Tuition per year 480,000 yen
Other expenses 261,400 yen
Total expenses (First year) 941,400 yen
Remarks Please make an inquiry beforehand, because 'Other Expenses' differs by major.
Please make a detailed inquiry as expenses differ for individual conditions.
Tuition of Master's Program in Psychology for the 1st grade:: 971,400 yen
Tuition of Master's Program in Nursing for the 1st grade: 1,459,400 yen

For details,please refer to the website below.
http://www.sophia.ac.jp/jpn/admissions/in_ad/ad_gaiyo/innyushi
Entry April, 2017
Application category Entrance Examination at September (only for Education, Social Services and Nursing)
Deadline for prior qualification screening June 28, 2016
Starting date for application submission June 24, 2016
Deadline of application July 25, 2016
Date of examination September 14, 2016
Notification of examination result September 29, 2016
Examination/screening methods Documents screening, Language of examination, Major subjects, Oral examination, Subjects differ by major. Please make an inquiry.
Entry April, 2017
Application category Entrance Examination at February
Deadline for prior qualification screening December 6, 2016
Starting date for application submission December 2, 2016
Deadline of application January 5, 2017
Date of examination February 16, 2017 - February 17, 2017
Notification of examination result February 23, 2017
Remarks The examination schedule varies by majors.
Examination/screening methods Documents screening, Language of examination, Major subjects, Oral examination, Subjects differ by major. Please make an inquiry.
Program Doctoral program
Major Education, Psychology, Sociology, Social Services
International students examination offered No special selection of international students
Application from outside Japan Available.
Prior qualification screening Necessary.
Availability of previous examination papers Available to photocopy
Available by mail
Please make an inquiry for details.
Qualification to apply Completion of Masters degree or equivalent.
Recognized as having completed the equivalent of a masters degree by a special admission qualification screening and be at least 24 years old.
Please make an inquiry for details.
Notes Others(Through the major office,you must make a consultation with the major principal before application. )
Number of international students in 2016 3
Number of privately financed students 2
Number of exchange international students 0
Examination fee 35,000 yen
Admission fee 200,000 yen
Tuition per year 451,000 yen
Other expenses 172,100 yen
Total expenses (First year) 823,100 yen
Remarks Please make an inquiry beforehand, because 'Other Expenses' differs by major.
Please make a detailed inquiry as expenses differ for individual conditions.
Tuition of Doctoral Program in Psychology for the 1st grade: 853,100 yen.
For details,please refer to the website below.
http://www.sophia.ac.jp/jpn/admissions/in_ad/ad_gaiyo/innyushi
Entry April, 2017
Application category Entrance Examination at September (only for Major of Social Services)
Deadline for prior qualification screening June 28, 2016
Starting date for application submission June 24, 2016
Deadline of application July 25, 2016
Date of examination September 14, 2016
Notification of examination result September 29, 2016
Examination/screening methods Documents screening, English language, Major subjects, Oral examination
Entry April, 2017
Application category Entrance Examination at February
Deadline for prior qualification screening December 6, 2016
Starting date for application submission December 2, 2016
Deadline of application January 5, 2017
Date of examination February 16, 2017 - February 17, 2017
Notification of examination result February 23, 2017
Remarks The examination schedule varies by majors.
Examination/screening methods Documents screening, Language of examination, Major subjects, Oral examination

Last update: Jun. 30, 2016


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