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[Introduction to Student Organizations]
Tohoku University offers foreign student associations with participants from various countries and regions. Many of these groups actively hold events with students and local residents.
・TUFSA (Tohoku University Foreign Students Association)
・TSAT (Thai Students Association at Tohoku University)
・Chinese Students and Acholars Association in TOHOKU Region
・VSA Tohoku (Vietnamese Student Association at Tohoku University)
・Persatuan Pelajar Indonesia Sendai (PPIS) ,etc.
[What is FGL?]
The Future Global Leadership (FGL) Program of Tohoku University has three undergraduate degree courses in English and it provides students with a solid foundation in their chosen area and exposure to cutting-edge research.
★Website/Application Guide: https://www.insc.tohoku.ac.jp/english/degree/undergraduate-english/
|Address||41 Kawauchi, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi|
|Department to contact||FGL Undergraduate Admissions, Student Exchange Division, Education and Student Support Department|
|Notable aspects of the school||You can earn a degree through classes taught entirely in English.|
|Admission capacity||a few (for the 2024 school year)|
|Application fee||5,000 yen (for the 2024 school year)|
|Admission fee||282,000 yen (for the 2024 school year)|
|Tuition per year||535,800 yen (for the 2024 school year)|
|Remarks||Admission fee and tuition fee are subject to change. If amounts are changed, you must pay new amounts.|
|Department(s)||Advanced Molecular Chemistry (AMC, Degree Course Taught in English, October Admission), International Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Course (IMAC-U, Degree Course Taught in English, October Admission), Applied Marine Biology (AMB, Degree Course Taught in English, October Admission)|
|Distribution of application forms||May|
|Availability of previous exams||Not available.|
|Entry (Autumn)||October, 2024 entry|
|Application category||Fall 2024 Entry: Advanced Molecular Chemistry Course (AMC)/International Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Course (IMAC-U)/Applied Marine Biology Course (AMB)|
|Starting date for application submission||January 9, 2024|
|Deadline of application||January 17, 2024|
|Date of examination||March 4, 2024 - March 8, 2024|
|Notification of examination result||April 3, 2024|
|Deadline of enrollment procedures||April 10, 2024|
|Admission procedures - Application from outside Japan||Available.|
|Admission procedures - Visiting Japan for entrance exam||Not necessary.|
|Sections of exam prepared by the college or university||Application screening process, Essay, Interview, See Remarks.|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Designated subjects||See Remarks.|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Language in the exam||Either English or Japanese is available.|
|English examination||Using TOEFL or others|
|Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)||Not necessary.|
|Remarks||＜Sections of exam prepared by the university＞
AMC: Written and oral test including questions that will test basic academic ability
in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, and essay
IMAC-U: Written and oral test including questions that will test basic academic ability
in Physics and Mathematics, and essay.
AMB: Written and oral test including questions that will test basic academic ability in the field of marine biology.
＜EJU - Designated subjects＞
AMC：Mathematics Course2, Physics, Chemistry. EJU scores will be considered to be one of requirements to qualify academic ability if available.
IMAC-U：Mathematics Course2, Physics, Chemistry EJU scores will be considered to be one of requirements to qualify academic ability if available.
AMB：Mathematics Course2. Select two subjects from "Physics, Chemistry and Biology". EJU scores will be considered to be one of requirements to qualify academic ability if available.
*For details, please refer to https://www.insc.tohoku.ac.jp/english/degree/undergraduate-english/
*For information of the entrance examination of departments other than FGL program (English course), please refer to http://www.tnc.tohoku.ac.jp/
Admission Division, Education and Student Support Department, Tohoku University
28 Kawauchi, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi 980-8576, Japan
tel 022-795-4802 fax 022-795-4805
Last update: Jul. 13, 2023