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Tokyo / Private
【Showa Women's University】
Infomation for international prospective students.
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Our "Open Campus" will be held on the following dates!
Mar. 26: Canceled
Jun. 21: 10:00-15:00
Jul. 19: 10:00-15:00
Aug. 22 & 23: 10:00-15:00
Dec. 12: 13:30-17:00
Specifically, please check the site of "General Entrance Examination for International Students".
Due to the spread of COVID-19 infection, the entrance examination requirements and contents of the "Open Campus" may be partially changed.
If we change it, we will notify you on the entrance examination information site of the university, so please be sure to check it.
|Address||1-7-57 Taishido, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo|
|Department to contact||Admission Center|
|International Students Examination||There is special selection.|
|Admission capacity||a few (for the 2020 school year)|
|Applicants||5 (for the 2019 school year)|
|Successful candidates||5 (for the 2019 school year)|
|Number of international students||6 (for the 2020 school year)|
|Number of privately financed international students||6 (for the 2020 school year)|
|Application fee||20,000 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Admission fee||200,000 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Tuition per year||825,600 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Other expenses||382,400 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Application to delay payment or receive a refund||Available.|
|Remarks||Other expenses vary by department.
Department of English Language and Communication: 382,400 yen
Department of International Studies: 392,400 yen
The following systems can be used together.
[Admission fee exemption system]
Enrollment fees are fully exempted using the international student entrance fee exemption system (application required).
[Tuition fee exemption system]
For international students who meet the requirements, the tuition fee is reduced by up to 30% per year (application required).
[Foreign student support scholarship]
A monthly fee of 20000 yen or 30000 yen will be paid to international students with a certain level of results in the previous semester.
|Department(s)||English Language and Communication, International Studies|
|Distribution of application forms||End of August|
|Availability of previous exams||Please inquire.|
|Entry (Spring)||April, 2021 entry|
|Application category||Examination for international students|
|Starting date for application submission||December 1, 2020|
|Deadline of application||December 7, 2020 (must be postmarked by this date)|
|Date of examination||January 9, 2021|
|Notification of examination result||January 15, 2021|
|Deadline of enrollment procedures||January 25, 2021|
|Admission procedures - Application from outside Japan||Available.|
|Admission procedures - Visiting Japan for entrance exam||Necessary.|
|Sections of exam prepared by the college or university||English language, Application screening process, Essay, Interview|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Designated subjects||Japanese as a Foreign Language, Have taken 250 points or higher for "Reading comprehension" and "Listening comprehension/Listening and Reading comprehension" at 'Japanese as a Foreign Language' of EJU held in either 2018 or 2019. Or, have passed N1 of JLPT.|
|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 June, 2019 onwards|
|English examination||Using TOEFL or others|
|Minimum score for TOEFL-iBT||Score of over 42|
|Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)||Not necessary.|
|Remarks||If you have taken 250 points or higher at Japanese (without Writing) of EJU in 2018 or 2019, JLPT is not required.|
Last update: Jun. 22, 2020