The enrollment application guidelines for self-supported international students for the 2019 academic year have been released. Updated information about selection methods, application procedures, and admission procedures can be found at the link here.
2019 Application Acceptance Period
1. Online registration period: December 26th (Wed.), 2018, 10:00 a.m. (tentative) — January 4th (Fri.), 2019, 5:00 p.m.
2. Deadline for submitting required application materials after applying online: January 7th (Mon.), 2019, 5:00 p.m.
Please note that Hokkaido University’s online registration website only operates during the online registration period: December 26th, 2018 — January 4th, 2019.
|Undergraduate Entry Details|
|Basic Entry Requirements||Non-Japanese applicants must have completed at least 12 years of school education abroad or the equivalent as specified by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.|
|Standard Course Duration||Four years; or six years in the fields of medicine, dentistry, pharmaceutical sciences and veterinary medicine.|
|Japanese Language Ability||As lectures and examinations are given in Japanese, a high level of the Japanese language (around 2,000 kanji and 10,000 words) is necessary for entering a standard undergraduate program.|
Examination fee: ￥17,000 (remitted with application)
Entrance fee: ￥282,000 (paid before enrollment and during the period specified for enrollment procedures)
Tuition: ￥535,800 (paid twice a year; half in the first semester and paid after enrollment, and half in the second semester)
All applicants must take the Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students held by the Japan Student Services Organization (EJU) as well as Hokkaido University’s entrance examination for self-supported students.
The basic requirements are:
Applicants must also take the subject tests specified by Hokkaido University that are included in the EJU, and meet the standards for admission to Hokkaido University. In addition, applicants are required to submit proof of their English language ability in the form of test scores from the TOEFL, TOEIC, United Nations Associations Test of English, Cambridge Examination, Test in Practical English Proficiency, or other such tests.
|Dates of Examinations||
Applications are submitted through the “E-apply” apply” website.