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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||6 (for the 2019 school year)|
|Successful candidates||2 (for the 2019 school year)|
|Number of international students||9 (for the 2020 school year)|
|Number of privately financed international students||11 (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||795,600 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Other expenses||355,400 yen (for the 2020 school year)|
|Application to delay payment or receive a refund||Available.|
|Remarks||Tuition and "Other expenses" differ to departments.
Deparment of Japanese Language and Literature: 795,600 yen
Deparment of History and Culture: 825,600 yen
Deparment of Japanese Language and Literature: 355,400 yen
Deparment of History and Culture: 382,400 yen
The following systems can be used together.
[Admission fee exemption system]
Admission fee is fully exempted by the international student entrance fee exemption system (application is required) (You must have "College Student" viza).
[Tuition fee exemption system]
For international students who meet the requirements, the tuition fee is reduced by up to 30% per year (application is required).
[International students support scholarship]
A monthly fee of 20,000 yen or 30,000 yen will be paid to international students with a certain level of academic results in the previous semester.
|Department(s)||Japanese Language and Literature, History and Culture|
|Distribution of application forms||End of August|
|Availability of previous exams||Please inquire.|
|Entry (Spring)||April, 2021 entry|
|Application category||Entrance Examination for International Students (January)|
|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||Application screening process, Essay, Interview, For Department of History and Culture, special knowledge will be examined.|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Designated subjects||Japanese as a Foreign Language, You must have taken at least 250 points at Japanese (reading comprehension, listening and listening-reading comprehension) in 2019 or 2020 (If you have passed N1 of JLPT, you are not required to take Japanese of Englisha).|
|Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) - Language in the exam||Japanese language|
|English examination||Not necessary.|
|Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)||Not necessary.|
|Remarks||JLPT is not necessary, if you have taken 250 points or higher at Japanese (without Writing) of EJU in 2019 or 2020.|
Last update: Jun. 22, 2020