<Dates of Examinations>
Examination Schedule A
Aug. 3rd, 2016: Written Examination for Master course applicants (Usual selection)
Aug. 4th and 5th, 2016: Oral Examination for Master course and Doctor course applicants (All categories)
Examination Schedule B
Oral Examination for Master course applicants (Special Selection for Applicants with Overseas Education) and Doctor course (All applicants): Held between late January and early February 2017 (Will be announced on our website).
Note: Enrollment date for students starting in September will be held on 23rd September. Further details can be found in the Official Guidelines for Applicants section (see below).
<Application period of Schedule A>
16 to 22 June 2016 (All applicants. Postmarked deadline is June 22, 2016).
Notes: Some students are obligated to be qualified on their academic carrier by the University of Tokyo before the entrance exam. Application for this screening will be accepted from May 21 to May 27, 2016. It is recommended to contact potential supervisors in advance to discuss research plans (2 A4 page research plan is required for Doctor course applicants. Master course applicants who wish to consult potential supervisors are encouraged to do so).
Further details can be found in the Official Guidelines for Applicants section (see below).
To the Master course applicants: a short, free-style essay (1-2 A4 pages) about your research plan is required. This essay would be referred by the interviewers. The research plan may not necessarily be strict; however, if you’re already clear about what you’d like to study, we strongly recommend you to consulting with your potential supervisor(s) before you start writing the essay.
Our Department accepts admissions in April and September for applicants who have passed the entrance exams. However, September admission for Master Course Usual Selection applicants will not be available. Further details can be found in the Official Guidelines for Applicants section (see below).
<Official Guidelines for Applicants>
How to obtain guidelines:
Download the Guidelines for Applicants and Entrance Examination Guides (Inquiry Sheet, Document Checklist)
<Briefing sessions on entrance exams in 2016>
May 8th (Sun.) at Yayoi Auditorium, Hongo Campus (2:00 pm)
May 21st (Sat.) at Environment Building, Kashiwa Campus (2:00 pm)
May 28th (Sat.) at Environment Building, Kashiwa Campus (0:30 pm)
Contents: Explanations on curriculum of our Department, Guidance of entrance examinations, Introduction of teachers, Laboratory excursions
Announcements are presented in Japanese, but you may talk with our staff in English.
Before the briefing session of our department, a collaborated session of all departments of the Institute of Environmental Studies GSFS will be held from 1:00 pm on May 8 and May 21 (presented in Japanese).