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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 3 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 kuaoml.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 language the test can be taken in can be chosen from either Japanese or English, except for the subject of "Japanese as a Foreign Language."

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 2015 Enrollment)
Informatics Mid-June Early July Early August Mid September
September Examination
(Spring 2016 Enrollment)
Law
Letters
Economics
Business and Commerce
Sociology
Informatics
Early September Mid October End of October Early April
November Examination
(Spring 2016 Enrollment)
Law
Letters
Economics
Policy Studies
Health and Well-being
Safety Science
Engineering Science
Environmental and Urban Engineering
Chemistry, Materials and Bioengineering
End of November January End of January Early April

Examination Subjects

Subjects for June Examination (Fall 2015 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
2014 2nd session (in November) or 2015 1st session (in June)

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

Subjects for September Examination (Spring 2016 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
2015 1st session (in June) Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)
Japan and the World

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

Faculty of Letters
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 Length
Interview -

EJU

Examination Date Subject

A 2014 2nd session (in November) or

B 2015 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 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

Subject
Interview

EJU

Subject
Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)

*Either of following EJU to be taken
2013 2nd session (in November), 2014 1st session (in June), 2014 2nd session (in November) or 2015 1st session (in June)

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

Faculty of Business and Commerce
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 Length
English 60 min.
Interview -

EJU

Subject
Japanese as a Foreign Language (including writing)

*Either of following EJU to be taken
2014 2nd session (in November) or 2015 1st session (in June)

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
2014 2nd session (in November) or 2015 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
2014 2nd session (in November) or 2015 1st session (in June)

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

Subjects for November Examination (Spring 2016 Enrollment)

Screening Method:

Faculties of Low, Policy Studies, Safety Science, 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 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
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
Safety Science 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
2015 1st session (in June) or 2015 2nd session (in November)

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

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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