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The GIGA Program, the four-year undergraduate program conducted in English, has just released the Application Guidebook for those seeking admission in September 2020.
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|Address||5322 Endo, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa|
|Department to contact||Admissions Office, Shonan Fujisawa Campus|
|Notable aspects of the school||You can earn a degree through classes taught entirely in English.|
|International Students Examination||There is special selection.|
|Admission capacity||50 (for the 2020 school year)|
|Applicants||207 (for the 2019 school year)|
|Successful candidates||122 (for the 2019 school year)|
|Number of international students||94 (for the 2019 school year)|
|Number of privately financed international students||94 (for the 2019 school year)|
|Application fee||35,000 yen (for the 2019 school year)|
|Admission fee||200,000 yen (for the 2019 school year)|
|Tuition per year||1,360,000 yen (for the 2019 school year)|
|Other expenses||11,350 yen (for the 2019 school year)|
|Application to delay payment or receive a refund||Available for consultation.|
|Remarks|| [Regarding the Application Fee]
• Applicants who have graduated (or are expected to graduate) from a high school outside of Japan that offers a program under the school education system of a country other than Japan are exempt from paying JPY 30,000 yen of the application fee. Accordingly, qualifying applicants should pay an application fee of JPY 5,000.
[Regarding the Admission Fee, Tuition Fee, and Other Fees]
• The above fees are for the Spring Semester for students starting in April of 2019.
• For admission at the Fall Semester in September of 2019, please pay JPY 200,00 as the admission fee, JPY 680,000 as tuition and JPY 5,725 for others. All successful candidates of "Admissions for Overseas Students (GIGA Program)" are admitted in September.
[Regarding Late Payment and the Reimbursement of Paid Fees]
• Late payments will not be accepted.
• In cases where a student withdraws from admission, all paid fees except for the Admission Fee will be reimbursed.
|Department(s)||Faculty of Policy Management, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies|
|Distribution of application forms||Anytime|
|Availability of previous exams||No previous exams available.|
|Entry (Autumn)||September, 2019 entry|
|Application category||Admissions for Overseas Students (GIGA Program)|
|Starting date for application submission||December 10, 2018|
|Deadline of application||February 12, 2019 (must arrive by this date)|
|Notification of examination result||March 22, 2019|
|Deadline of enrollment procedures||May 17, 2019(First deadline) July 26, 2019(Second deadline)|
|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|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Designated subjects||While the submission of standardized test scores such as the SAT, is not an absolute requirement for application, applicants who have taken such tests are strongly encouraged to submit their results. For details, refer to the application guidelines.|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Language in the exam||Either English or Japanese is available.|
|English examination||See Remarks.|
|Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)||Not necessary.|
|Remarks||Applicants whose native language is not English and who do not graduate from a high school that uses English as the medium of instruction are required to submit certification of the official score of English language proficiency test such as TOEFL. For details, refer to the application guidelines.
The above enrollment procedure deadlines are tentative and may change.
Last update: Sep. 13, 2019