GRADUATE Program

Schedule of Admissions

Schedule of General Admissions, Special Admission for Applicants Residing Abroad and MEXT scholarship students for FY2022

General Admissions

First Round
First Round schedule First Round schedule


Application Period July 7 to July 13, 2022
Examination Period August 15 to 26, 2022
Application Period for Qualification Screening (if applicable) June 13 to June 16, 2022
Admission October 1, 2022
Second Round
First Round schedule


Application Period September 22 to September 28, 2022
Examination Period November 1 to 10, 2022
Application Period for Qualification Screening (if applicable) August 2022
Admission April 1, 2023

※This is the schedule as of June 2022 and is subject to change. When dates etc. are confirmed, they will be announced on the Sokendai website.

Third Round
Second Round schedule Second Round schedule


Application Period December 8 to December 14, 2022
Examination Period January 16 to 27, 2023
Application Period for Qualification Screening (if applicable) November 2022
Admission April 1 or October 1, 2023

※This is the schedule as of June 2022 and is subject to change. When dates etc. are confirmed, they will be announced on the Sokendai website.

MEXT scholarship Priority Graduate Program

*This application schedule is also for applicants who will apply to University Recommendation.

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


Application Period Late December, 2022
Online interview and documentary screening Middle to Late January, 2023
Result Notification Early March, 2023
Admission October 1, 2023

※This is the schedule as of June 2022 and is subject to change. When dates etc. are confirmed, they will be announced on the Sokendai website.

Special Admission for Applicants Residing Abroad

First Round

First Round schedule


Application Period Middle to Late September, 2022
Examination Period Early to Middle November, 2022
Result Notification Late December 2022 to Early January 2023
Admission April 1, 2023

※This is the schedule as of June 2022 and is subject to change. When dates etc. are confirmed, they will be announced on the Sokendai website.

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 Middle to Late November, 2022
Online interview and documentary screening Middle to Late January, 2023
Result Notification Late February to Early March, 2023
Admission October 1, 2023

※This is the schedule as of June 2022 and is subject to change. When dates etc. are confirmed, they will be announced on the Sokendai website.

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