Those who wish to enroll in SOKENDAI with private financing or with scholarships from institutions or from governments other than that of Japan must pass one of two types of entrance examination: (1) general admission and (2) special admissions for applicants residing abroad. As a general rule, international applicants should select their prospective academic advisors in advance and then process their applications under their guidance. For the list of academic advisors, please visit the website of the relevant research institute, indicated on the following website: Schools & Departments
If you have any questions or need any assistance in contacting or finding a prospective academic advisor, please contact at the International Affairs Section.
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