Majors of Medical Sciences, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences

Application Information and Entrance Examination Dates

schedule2017

Special selections of international applicants and Japanese national living abroad

October 2017 enrollment

Master’s Program in Medical Sciences (Medical Science*, Public Health Science and Dual Master’s Degree Programs**)

Application period April 28 - May 18, 2017
Entrance examination late May – early June, 2017 (To be arranged with the applicant)
Venue To be arranged with the applicant
Announcement of application results early July, 2017

*Japanese national living abroad can apply only for the Medical Science Program.
**To apply for the Dual Master’s Program, the applicant must be enrolled in: The University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), University of Science at Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) or National Taiwan University.

Doctoral Program in Biomedical Sciences (including Dual Doctoral Degree Program*)

Application period April 28 - May 18, 2017
Entrance examination late May – early June, 2017 (To be arranged with the applicant)
Venue To be arranged with the applicant
Announcement of application results early July, 2017

*To apply for the Dual Doctoral Program, the applicant must be enrolled in: The University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), University of Science at Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) or National Taiwan University.

April 2018 enrollment

Master’s Program in Medical Sciences (Medical Science*, Public Health Science and Dual Master’s Degree Programs**)

Application period July 3 - September 22, 2017
Entrance examination late October – early November, 2017 (To be arranged with the applicant)
Venue To be arranged with the applicant
Announcement of application results mid December, 2017

*Japanese national living abroad can apply only for the Medical Science Program
**To apply for the Dual Master’s Degree Program, the applicant must be enrolled in: The University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), University of Science at Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) or National Taiwan University.

Doctoral Programs in Biomedical and Clinical Sciences (including Dual Doctoral Degree Program*)

Application period July 3 - September 22, 2017
Entrance examination late October – early November, 2017 (To be arranged with the applicant)
Venue To be arranged with the applicant
Announcement of application results mid December, 2017

*To apply for the Dual Doctoral Program, the applicant must be enrolled in: The University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), University of Science at Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) or National Taiwan University.

General admission and special selection of working individuals

April 2018 enrollment (August examination)

Master’s Program in Medical Sciences

Application period July 19 - 21, 2017
Entrance examination August 23, 2017
Venue University of Tsukuba(Tsukuba Campus)
Announcement of application results September 12, 2017

If the number of successful applicants does not reach the quota, additional entrance examination may be held in January, 2018.

Doctoral Programs in Biomedical Sciences and Clinical Sciences

Application period July 19 - 21, 2017
Entrance examination August 22, 2017
Venue University of Tsukuba(Tsukuba Campus)
Announcement of application results September 12, 2017

If the number of successful applicants does not reach the quota, additional entrance examination may be held in January, 2018.

Doctoral and Master's Program in Nursing Science

Application period July 19 - 21, 2017
Applicant Guidelines (available only in Japanese)
Entrance examination
(Doctoral Program)
August 22, 2017
Entrance examination(Master’s Program) August 22 and 23, 2017
Venue University of Tsukuba(Tsukuba Campus)
Announcement of application results September 12, 2017

*Doctoral Program is open only for General Admission.

Message from Chairs of the Doctoral and Master's Programs

  • Chair of the Doctoral Program in Biomedical Sciences
  • Chair of the Doctoral Program in Clinical Sciences
  • Chair of the Master’s Program in Biomedical Sciences
  • Chair of the Doctoral Program in Nursing Sciences