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日本大学 | Nihon University

Literature and Social Sciences

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Postal code 102-8275
Address 4-8-24 Kudanminami, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Department to contact Admissions Office
Phone 03-5275-8311
Fax 03-5275-8324
Type of research department Researcher development.
Program Master's program
Major Philosophy, History, Japanese Language and Literature, Chinese Literature, English Language and Literature, German Literature, Sociology, Education, Psychology
International students examination offered Special selection of international students
Application from outside Japan Available.
Prior qualification screening Necessary.
Availability of previous examination papers 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 Approval from an academic advisor is required. (A list of academic advisors are available.)
Applicants who have not fulfilled 16 years of school education should inquire beforehand.
Graduates of Japanese universities are required to take the same examination as Japanese students.
Others(Before application, please make a contact with School to confirm conditions and others. For details, see
Number of international students in 2016 12
Number of privately financed students 11
Number of exchange international students 0
Examination fee 35,000 yen
Admission fee 200,000 yen
Tuition per year 580,000 yen
Remarks 1.Other expenses differ to majors (165,000 en to Major ,of Education. 210,000 yen, Other majors, 150,000 yen).
2. 10,000 yen is required for every year as the alumni association fee (associate member). At the last year, 10,000 yen is required as the 1st payment of a regular member of the association.
3. In some Schools, 10,000 to 40,000 yen is required as the supporter's association fee or the maintenance association fee. Details will be noticed from the School.
Entry April, 2017
Application category Examination at the university
Deadline for prior qualification screening September 9, 2016
Starting date for application submission July 1, 2016
Deadline of application October 11, 2016
Date of examination November 19, 2016
Notification of examination result November 29, 2016
Examination/screening methods Major subjects, Oral examination, Subjects differ by major. Please make an inquiry.

Last update: Jun. 24, 2016

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