GRADUATE Program

Schedule of Admissions

Schedule of General Admissions, Special Admission for Applicants Residing Abroad and MEXT scholarship students for FY2020

General Admissions

First Round
First Round schedule First Round schedule


Application Period July 9 to July 15, 2020
Examination Period August 17 to 28, 2020
Application Period for Qualification Screening (if applicable) June 15 to June 18, 2020
Second Round
Second Round schedule Second Round schedule


Application Period December 3 to December 9, 2020
Examination Period January 18 to 29, 2021
Application Period for Qualification Screening (if applicable) November 9 to 12, 2020

MEXT scholarship Priority Graduate Program

MEXT scholarship Priority Graduate Program schedule MEXT scholarship Priority Graduate Program schedule


Application Period Late November, 2020
Online interview and documentary screening Middle December, 2020 to Early January, 2021
Result Notification Early March, 2021
Admission October 1, 2021

Special Admission for Applicants Residing Abroad

First Round
Special Second Round schedule Special Second Round schedule


Application Period June 30 to July 10, 2020
Online interview and documentary screening Early to Middle August, 2020
Result Notification No later than October 31, 2020 (Usually late September)
Admission April 2021
Second Round

*This application schedule is also for applicants who will apply to Chinese Government scholarship.

MEXT scholarship Priority Graduate Program schedule MEXT scholarship Priority Graduate Program schedule


Application Period Late November, 2020
Online interview and documentary screening Early to Middle January, 2021
Result Notification Late February to Early March, 2021
Admission October 2021

SOKENDAI
(The Graduate University
for Advanced Studies)
School of Multidisciplinary Sciences,
Department of Informatics

国立大学法人 総合研究大学院大学 大学共同利用機関法人 情報・システム研究機構 国立情報学研究所 / National Institute of Informatics