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上智大学 | Sophia University

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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.

Humanities

  • Admission
Postal code 102-8554
Address 7-1 Kioi-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Department to contact Admission Center
Phone 03-3238-3167
Fax 03-3238-3262
International Students Examination There is special selection.
Admission capacity a few (for the 2017 school year)
Applicants 94 (for the 2016 school year)
Successful candidates 15 (for the 2016 school year)
Number of international students 49 (for the 2016 school year)
Number of privately financed international students 49 (for the 2016 school year)
Application fee 30,000 yen (for the 2016 school year)
Admission fee 270,000 yen (for the 2016 school year)
Tuition per year 698,000 yen (for the 2016 school year)
Other expenses 287,450 yen (for the 2016 school year)
Application to delay payment or receive a refund Available.
Remarks "Other expenses" include attending fee and education enhancement fee. If you make procedures to cancel the admission by the designated date, fees other than admission fee (270,000 yen) and commission fee (20,000 yen) will be refunded.
Department(s) Philosophy, History, Japanese Literature, English Literature, German Literature, French Literature, Journalism
Distribution of application forms End of May
Availability of previous exams Please inquire.
Entry (Spring) April, 2017 entry
Application category Entrance Examination for Foreigners
Starting date for application submission October 3, 2016
Deadline of application October 27, 2016
Date of examination November 27, 2016
Notification of examination result January 13, 2017
Deadline of enrollment procedures January 26, 2017
Admission procedures - Application from outside Japan Available.
Admission procedures - Visiting Japan for entrance exam Necessary.
Sections of exam prepared by the college or university Application screening process, Interview, Oral Examination for each department
Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Designated subjects Japanese as a Foreign Language, Japan and the World, Mathematics 1 or Mathematics 2
Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Language in the exam Either English or Japanese is available.
Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Referred exam Exams from June, 2015 onwards
English examination See Remarks
Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) Not necessary.
Remarks Contents of oral examination differ to Departments.
As an application qualification, there are standards of score at English proficiency tests for Department of English Literature.
For details, please refer to the web site below.
http://www.sophia.ac.jp/jpn/admissions/gakubu_ad/2016gaikokujin

Last update: Jun. 17, 2016


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