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Rikkyo University will introduce the new on-line application system in the entrance examination for international students for the academic year 2018/19.

The on-line application period for the admission in the academic year 2018/19 (for the selection by paper screening) is from Thursday, November 2, to Friday, November 17. The interested applicants are advised to check on the link below for submitting their applications.

The applicants are required to submit the additional documents by mail before the deadline of Wednesday, November 22, after they finish the on-line application. Please note that the on-line application itself does not complete the entire application procedure.

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Postal code 171-8501
Address 3-34-1 Nishiikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo
Department to contact Admissions Center
Phone 03-3985-2660
Fax 03-3985-2944
International Students Examination There is special selection.
Admission capacity 18 (for the 2018 school year)
Applicants 158 (for the 2017 school year)
Successful candidates 35 (for the 2017 school year)
Number of international students 71 (for the 2017 school year)
Number of privately financed international students 86 (for the 2017 school year)
Application fee 15,000 yen (for the 2017 school year)
Admission fee 200,000 yen (for the 2017 school year)
Tuition per year 792,000 yen (for the 2017 school year)
Other expenses 292,500 yen (for the 2017 school year)
Remarks Contents of "Other Expenses"
Educational enhancement fee: 286,000 yen,
Research membership fee: 3,000 yen,
Student mutual-aid health insurance fee: 3,500 yen

Rikkyo University offers tuition reduction to privately financed international students who have a ‘College Student’ resident status after enrollment, and who may otherwise financially struggle to pay academic fees. The tuition fee reduction for academic year 2017 is 30%. Please note that the reduction system and rate are subject to change year to year. Students who are currently on a leave of absence or who have exceeded the standard number of years of study are not eligible for tuition fee reduction.
Department(s) Christian Studies, Letters, History, Education
Distribution of application forms Beginning of July
Availability of previous exams No previous exams available.
Entry (Spring) April, 2018 entry
Application category Application by screening of submitted documents
Starting date for application submission November 2, 2017
Deadline of application November 17, 2017
Notification of examination result January 29, 2018
Deadline of enrollment procedures February 13, 2018
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 Japanese as a Foreign Language, Japan and the World
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, 2016 onwards
English examination Not necessary.
Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) Not necessary.
Remarks ★Admissions Application Period for AY 2018
Online Application: November 2 (Thu) – November 17 (Fri), 2017
Deadline for Sending of Written Documents: November 22 (Wed), 2017

Last update: Jul. 03, 2017


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