School of Agriculture

The mission of the School of Agriculture is to conduct research to create and rebuild a new system of agriculture that deals with wide-ranging food issues that face mankind around the globe. We offer education programs that cover all areas related to resolving pressing issues to ensure sustainable existence of mankind, with a goal of nurturing researchers and talented business professionals capable of make sound judgments from regional and global perspectives.


 
 


Check points

  • Have you taken the EJU?
  • The Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) is used to evaluate the Japanese language proficiency and the basic academic abilities of international students wishing to study at the undergraduate level at universities or other such higher educational institutions in Japan. See Admission requirements for scores.  For detailed information, please visit the JASSO website here.
  • Have you obtained 12 years or more of education?
  • Do you have advanced Japanese?
    You need a very good command of the Japanese language, equivalent to level N1 of the Japanese Language Proficiency Test to enter as an undergraduate student. (knowledge of around 2000 Kanji, + a 10,000 word vocabulary)


1. Read and understand the online application procedures issued by Hokkaido University and submit your application via the web page here.

Paper-based application forms are no longer available.

2.  Entry Assessment takes place in February and there are two stages involved.

1st Stage : Application document screening

2nd Stage : Interview. At this stage, your English Proficiency is also assessed and a TOEFL certificate* must be submitted.

3. Wait for your results!

4. Results announced in early March. Get ready to begin your Hokudai Experience!


*TOEFL PBT,TOEFL, TOEIC, Cambridge, IELTS, and other examinations deemed equivalent may also be accepted


FACULTY/ SCHOOL EJU REQUIREMENTS SELECTION METHODOLOGY
School of Agriculture
(4 year degree)
EJU ‘Japanese as a Foreign Language’ 270 or higher (including writing aptitude). Total of ‘Science’ + ‘Mathematics’ 265 or higher. Application Document Screening, Interview, Submission of TOEFL*

* TOEFL PBT, TOEFL, TOEIC, CAMBRIDGE, IELTS and others examinations deemed equivalent may also be accepted.


Fees Undergraduate Students
Tuition fee
¥535,800 / $5,880 (per year)
Entrance fee ¥282,000 / $3,100
Examination fee ¥17,000 / $187
  1. At Hokkaido University, tuition is paid in two installments : May and November.
  2. Should tuition fees be revised during a student’s period of enrollment, the new amount will become effective from that point on.
  3. Students who fail to pay tuition fees for two terms will not be allowed to continue.
  4. Students enrolled in regular (degree-seeking) undergraduate and graduate courses who experience financial difficulty while maintaining excellent academic records may apply to receive a 100%, 50% or 25% tuition fee reduction.
  5.  Tuition Fees must be paid in yen
Subjects
Agrobiology and Bioresources Agrobiology and Bioresources Stream
Bioscience and Chemistry  Bioscience and Chemistry Stream
Bioresource and Environmental Engineering Bioresource and Environmental Engineering Stream
Animal Science  Animal Science Stream
Applied Bioscience  Applied Bioscience Stream
 Forest Science Forest Science Stream
Agricultural Economics Agricultural Economics Stream


Enter University as an undergraduate student?

For more information, please use the e-apply website.

Updated on   July 27, 2016

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