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|Address||7-1 Kioi-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo|
|Department to contact||Admission Center|
|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.
Last update: Jun. 17, 2016