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Tokyo / Private
|Address||7-1, Kioi-cyo, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo|
|Department to contact||Admission Center|
|International Students Examination||There is special selection.|
|Admission capacity||a few (for the 2021 school year)|
|Applicants||2 (for the 2020 school year)|
|Successful candidates||0 (for the 2020 school year)|
|Application fee||30,000 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Admission fee||200,000 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Tuition per year||780,000 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Other expenses||310,000 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Application to delay payment or receive a refund||Available.|
|Remarks||Other expenses include enrollment fees and educational enhancement fees.
If notification of enrollment withdrawal is submitted by the prescribed date, paid enrollment fees will be returned less the entrance fee and a return charge of 20,000 yen.
|Distribution of application forms||Beginning of July|
|Availability of previous exams||Please inquire.|
|Entry (Spring)||April, 2021 entry|
|Application category||Entrance Examination for Foreigners|
|Starting date for application submission||July 17, 2020|
|Deadline of application||August 6, 2020 (must be postmarked by this date)|
|Date of examination||September 26, 2020|
|Notification of examination result||October 15, 2020|
|Deadline of enrollment procedures||October 29, 2020|
|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, Essay, Interview, Foreign language examination (Select 1 language from English, German, French, Spanish, or Italian)|
|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, 2019 onwards|
|Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)||Not necessary.|
|Remarks||Methods of selection differ to departments.
For details, refer to the following site.
Last update: Jul. 16, 2020