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|Address||1-6-1 Nishi-Waseda, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo|
|Department to contact||International Admissions Office, Admissions Center|
|International Students Examination||There is special selection.|
|Admission capacity||a few (for the 2018 school year)|
|Applicants||269 (for the 2017 school year)|
|Successful candidates||34 (for the 2017 school year)|
|Number of privately financed international students||77 (for the 2016 school year)|
|Application fee||30,000 yen (for the 2018 school year)|
|Admission fee||200,000 yen (for the 2018 school year)|
|Tuition per year||1,009,000 yen (for the 2018 school year)|
|Other expenses||3,000 yen (for the 2018 school year)|
|Application to delay payment or receive a refund||Not available.|
|Remarks||On sending Examination Fee abroad, you must add the designated commission for exchange. For detail, see the application guideline.|
|Department(s)||Philosophy, Asian Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Education, Japanese Studies, Chinese Studies, English Studies, French Studies, German Studies, Russian Studies, Theatre and Film Arts, Art History, Japanese History, Asian History, Western History, Archaeology|
|Distribution of application forms||Middle of May|
|Availability of previous exams||Available on the internet.|
|Entry (Spring)||April, 2018 entry|
|Application category||Entrance Examination for Undergraduate International Students|
|Starting date for application submission||June 24, 2017|
|Deadline of application||June 30, 2017|
|Date of examination||September 1, 2017 , September 26, 2017|
|Notification of examination result||September 9, 2017 , September 28, 2017|
|Deadline of enrollment procedures||October 27, 2017(First deadline) February 2, 2018(Second deadline)|
|Admission procedures - Application from outside Japan||Available.|
|Admission procedures - Visiting Japan for entrance exam||Necessary.|
|Sections of exam prepared by the college or university||Japanese language, Interview|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Designated subjects||Japanese as a Foreign Language, N1 of JLPT is also acceptable. You must have taken by December 2016.|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Language in the exam||Japanese language|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Referred exam||Exams from November, 2016 onwards|
|English examination||Using TOEFL|
|Remarks||You can take Interview only after passing the writing examination.
You must use a designated form for Statement of Purpose (in Japanese)
You must make an application form by Waseda Online Admissions Application.
You can make procedures on the Online Admissions Application from 10:00 at 24th June 2017 to 12:00 at 20th June 2017 (Japan Standard Time).
Recruitment for whole of the faculty (Selection for each course will be conducted at enrollment to the 2nd year.)
Last update: May. 24, 2017