Applications for Entry in September 2018 and April 2019

Application Period Schedule

Summer Examinations
Master's and Doctoral programs of all departments.
  • Submission period: June 21 (Thu) 2018 — June 27 (Wed) 2018
  • Examination period: August 20 (Mon) 2018 — August 27 (Mon) 2018
  • Entrance time: September 2018 or April 2019
Winter Examinations
Doctoral programs of all departments; Master programs of Department of Computer Science, Department of Information and Communication Engineering, and the Department of Creative Informatics.
  • Submission period: December 10 (Mon) 2018 — December 12 (Wed) 2018
  • Examination period: Between late January and middle of February 2019 (See departments' admission guides for details)
  • Entrance time: April 2019

Admission Guide for the 2019 Master's and Doctoral Program of the Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo

Admission Guide will be available from the following dates:
  • Summer examinations: May 1 (Tue), 2018
  • Winter examinations: October 15 (Mon), 2018
In order to take entrance examination, all applicants have to submit the prescribed application form. This application form is a paper form which you must obtain via postal mail. We don't accept the electric version of the application form.
Via Postal Service
If you would like application documents mailed to you, please fill out this form and send it with A4 size return envelope (self-addressed; put the required amount of stamps or enclose the required amount of IRC) enclosed, to the following address.
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan, 113-8656
Admissions Office, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo.
By Visiting the University
You can receive them at the Office of Graduate School of Information Science and Technology (Engineer building No.8, 1F, Hongo Campus), from 9:00 to 17:00 on weekdays.
PDF files of the application forms for last year are available for your inspection below. They cannot be used for application.
Check List for Application Application Form Declaration of Proficiency in Japanese Record of International Student
Master's Program pdf pdf pdf pdf
Doctorial Program pdf pdf

Doctorial Program
[Special Selection for Professionals]

pdf pdf

*Important* TOEFL Scores

Since 2005, English skills are evaluated by TOEFL. Please refer to the "2019 Guidelines for Submission of TOEFL Scores."

How to make a payment of examination fee by credit card

You can pay the examination fee by credit card.Please refer to the following for details.
How to make a payment of examination fee by credit card
Please access the following URL to apply for a payment by credit card: The payment by credit card is accepted during 11 June, 2018 -- 27 June, 2018 for the summer examination, and during 26 November, 2018 -- 12 December, 2018 for the winter examination, respectively.

Entrance Exam Briefing

Date: 13:30 May 26 (Sat), 2018
Place: 213 (1F) in Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 2 (map )
Graduate School of Information Science and Technology will hold a briefing of entrance examination. It's free and no prior registrations are necessary. If you are considering the admission to Master's program or Doctoral program of Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, you are welcome to come to the briefing. After the general introduction to the Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, each department has its own briefing session in a separate room. Each department introduces itself and gives the explanation about its entrance examination. Some departments also introduce research groups and have research demos.

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