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How to Apply

First of all, you should get in contact with a potential supervisor. Select one from our faculty members.
http://www.nips.ac.jp/eng/graduate/teachers.html

Send an e-mail to scholar@nips.ac.jp to ask e-mail address of your potential supervisor.

After agreeing with him/her about your application, please follow the formal procedures as indicated below.

1) MEXT Scholarship through the University (SOKENDAI) Recommendation
<Details and applications>
http://www.soken.ac.jp/en/admission/guide/mextscholarship/scholarship_univ/

* (reference)MEXT Scholarship through the Japanese Embassy Recommendation
http://www.soken.ac.jp/en/admission/guide/mextscholarship/scholarship_jpn/

2) Special admissions for applicants residing abroad
<Details and applications>
http://www.soken.ac.jp/en/admission/guide/pvscholarship/scholarship/

3) General Admission
<Details and applications>
http://www.soken.ac.jp/en/admission/guide/general/

#Note: For 5-year program, score of English language test is required. The original certificate of TOEFL, IELTS, or TOEIC score must be submitted or presented on site at the entrance examination. Candidates MUST meet the following standards of proficiency:

TOEFL (paper-based test) : Minimum overall score of 550

TOEFL (Internet-based test) : Minimum overall score of 80

IELTS : Minimum overall score of 6.0

TOEIC : Minimum overall score of 730

Graduate Admissions Information

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