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International Undergraduate Students

Admission of Undergraduate School (Kan-Dai web) (Japanese)

Admission of International Undergraduate Students Qualifications

  All conditions 1 to 4 below must be met to apply for the entrance examination.

1.
Must be of foreign nationality.
*Those who hold dual nationality (Japan plus another) should contact the Admission Office at rgsml.kandai.jp beforehand.
2.
Must have completed or will have completed by the time a student enters the university a 12-year curriculum of school education in their home country. This includes those who completed 12-year curriculum in less than 12 years through skipping a grade, or have been deemed to have an equivalent educational background by the Faculty Council, and must be 18 years of age or more at the time of enrollment.
Those who are deemed to have an equivalent educational background include those who have received eight years or more of a 12-year curriculum of school education in their home country and have either graduated from high school there, or will have graduated by the time of enrollment. Also, those who have graduated or will have graduated from high school in less than 12 years due to the education system of their home country, and have completed or will have completed a preparatory education curriculum to enter a Japanese university are eligible.
*The enrollment period at an international or ethnic school in Japan, or school overseas based on the Japanese education system is deemed as the same period spent learning in a Japanese school.
Those who have graduated or will graduate from only a Japanese high school or junior high school are not eligible to apply for the Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students.
3.
Must have taken the subjects specified by each faculty in the Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU).
*The Examination Language can be chosen from either Japanese or English, except for the subject of "Japanese as a Foreign Language."
4.
Must submit grades or scores from the English certificate examination specified by each faculty as listed below when applying to the Faculty of Letters, Economics, Business and Commerce, Sociology, or Health and Well-being. For those who have completed the last 6-year curriculum of school education in English, and apply to the Faculty of Letters, Sociology, or Health and Well-being, the submitted certification is deemed to be equivalent to grades or scores from the English certificate examination.
Faculty English certificate examination
Letters TOEFL iBT®/IELTS/TOEIC®L&R/Cambridge English Qualifications/Practical English Proficiency Test/United Nations Associations Test of English
Economics TOEFL iBT®/TOEIC®L&R
Business and Commerce TOEFL iBT®/TOEIC®L&R
Sociology TOEFL iBT®/TOEFL®PBT/TOEIC®L&R
Health and Well-being TOEFL iBT®/TOEIC®L&R
*The score or grade must be one achieved in the two years preceding the application.
*A score or grade from TOEFL ITP® or TOEIC®L&R is not acceptable.

Admission of Foreign Students to the Undergraduate School

Application/Examination Schedule

Applications can be sent from abroad during the following application periods.

Faculty Application Period Exam/
Screening
Result Enrollment
June Examination
(Fall 2018 Enrollment)
Informatics Mid-June Early July Early August Mid September
September Examination
(Spring 2019 Enrollment)
Law
Letters
Economics
Sociology
Informatics
Early September Mid October End of October Early April
November Examination
(Spring 2019 Enrollment)

Law
Letters
Economics

Business and Commerce
Policy Studies
Health and Well-being
Societal Safety Sciences
Engineering Science
Environmental and Urban Engineering
Chemistry, Materials and Bioengineering

End of November January Mid January Early April

Examination Subjects

Subjects for June Examination (Fall 2018 Enrollment)

Faculty of Informatics
A screening process is carried out on the submitted documents and the scores from Kansai University Entrance Examination and Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) conducted by Japan Student Services Organization.

Kansai University Entrance Examination

Subjects Score Length
Short Essay 100 90 min.
Interview - -

EJU *1

Subjects
Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Choose one subject from "Japanese and the World", "Mathematics (Course 1/Course 2)" and "Science (Physics/Chemistry/Biology) *2"

*1 Either of following EJU to be taken
2017 2nd session (in November) or 2018 1st session (in June)

*2 Need to choose two subjects from "Science".

Subjects for September Examination (Spring 2019 Enrollment)

Faculty of Law
A screening process is carried out on the submitted documents and the score from Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) conducted by Japan Student Services Organization.

EJU

Examination Date Subject
2018 1st session (in June) Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Japan and the World

 

Faculty of Letters
A screening process is carried out on the submitted documents, the scores from Kansai University Entrance Examination and Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) conducted by Japan Student Services Organization and the score or grade of the English certificate examination.

Kansai University Entrance Examination

Subject
Interview

EJU

Examination Date Subject

A 2017 2nd session (in November) or

B 2018 1st session (in June)

Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Japan and the World

*Score or grade of the English certificate examination to be submitted with application form.

Faculty of Economics
A screening process is carried out on the submitted documents, the scores from Kansai University Entrance Examination and Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) conducted by Japan Student Services Organization and the score or grade of the English certificate examination.

Kansai University Entrance Examination

Subject
Interview

EJU

Subject
Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)

*Either of following EJU to be taken
2016 2nd session (in November), 2017 1st session (in June), 2017 2nd session (in November) or 2018 1st session (in June)

*Score or grade of the English certificate examination to be submitted with application form.

Faculty of Sociology
A screening process is carried out on the submitted documents, and the scores from Kansai University Entrance Examination, Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) conducted by Japan Student Services Organization and English certificate examination.

Kansai University Entrance Examination

Subject
Interview

EJU

Subjects
Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Japan and the World

*Either of following EJU to be taken
2017 2nd session (in November) or 2018 1st session (in June)
*Scores of the English certificate examination are to be submitted with application form.

Faculty of Informatics
A screening process is carried out on the submitted documents and the scores from Kansai University Entrance Examination and Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) conducted by Japan Student Services Organization.

Kansai University Entrance Examination

Subjects Score Length
Short Essay 100 90 min.
Interview - -

EJU*1

Subjects
Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Choose one subject from "Japanese and the World", "Mathematics (Course 1 or Course 2)" and "Science (Physics/Chemistry/Biology) *2"

*1 Either of following EJU to be taken
2017 2nd session (in November) or 2018 1st session (in June)

*2 Need to choose two subjects from "Science" .

Subjects for November Examination (Spring 2019 Enrollment)

Screening Method:

Faculties of Low, Policy Studies, Societal Safety Sciences, Engineering Science, Environmental and Urban Engineering, Chemistry, Materials and Bioengineering
A screening process is carried out on the submitted documents and the score from Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) conducted by Japan Student Services Organization.

 

Faculties of Letters, Business and Commerce, and Health and Well-being
A screening process is carried out on the submitted documents, the scores or grades from Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) conducted by Japan Student Services Organization and English certificate exmination, and Interview.

 

Faculty of Economics
A screening process is carried out on the submitted documents and the scores from Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) conducted by Japan Student Services Organization and English certificate exmination.

 

Subjects of EJU required from each Faculty

Faculty Subjects
Law Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Japan and the World
Letters Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Japan and the World
Economics Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Japan and the World
Business and Commerce Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Policy Studies Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Choose one subject from "Japan and the World", "Mathematics (Course 1)" and "Science(two subjects from Physics/Chemistry/Biology)"
Health and Well-being Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Japan and the World
Societal Safety Sciences Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Choose one subject from "Japan and the World" and "Science (two subjects from Physics/Chemistry/Biology)"
Mathematics (Course 2)
Engineering Science Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Mathematics (Course 2)
Science (Physics / Chemistry)
Environmental and Urban Engineering Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Mathematics (Course 2)
Science (Physics / Chemistry)
Chemistry, Materials and Bioengineering Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Mathematics (Course 2)
Science (Physics/Chemistry) for Department of Chemistry and Material Engineering
Science (two subjects from Physics / Chemistry / Biology) for Department of Life Science and Biotechnology

*Either of following EJU to be taken
2018 1st session (in June) or 2018 2nd session (in November)

*For the Faculties of Letters, Business and Commerce, and Economics and Health and Well-being, scores or grades of the English certificate examination are to be submitted with application form.

Results of Admission

2017 Results of Admission of International Undergraduate Students(for the fall semester)

Faculties Applicants Successful applicants
Informatics 6 1

(by Person)

2018 Results of Admission of International Undergraduate Students (Application in September)

Faculties Applicants Successful applicants
Law 26 5
Letters 9 5
Economics 28 12
Sociology 12 6
Informatics 17 8
Total 92 36

(by Person)

2018 Results of Admission of International Undergraduate Students (Application in November)

Faculties Applicants Successful applicants
Law 52 9
Letters 23 6
Economics 44 13
Business and Commerce 82 27
Policy Studies 71 19
Health and Well-being 7 3
Societal Safety Sciences 7 4
Engineering Science 99 28
Environmental and Urban Engineering 47 15
Chemistry,Materials and Bioengineering 49 14
Total 481 138

(by Person)

How to apply

Refer to the following web site for further details.
Please note that the web site is only available in Japanese as applicants must have Japanese language proficiency to enter these faculties.

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