General Admissions for Doctoral Program (Graduate School of Economics)


Prescribed form of "Confidential Report on the Applicant" is changed in 2019. Please download a new prescribed form from the list below.

Application Process & Schedule : General Admissions

  Application Period – Ⅰ Application Period – Ⅲ
Date of Enrollment September 2019 April 2020
Web Entry
(Online Registration)
 10:00 a.m. on May 27(Mon) -3:00 p.m. June 10(Mon), 2019
10:00 a.m. on December 19(Thu), 2019 - 3:00 p.m. on January 8 (Wed), 2020
*The webpage for online registration will be closed during New Year’s Holiday period between December 27 and January 6.
Submission of Required Documents June 3(Mon) – June 10(Mon), 2019 January 6(Mon) – January 8(Wed), 2020
First Screening  Document Screening Document Screening
Announcement of First Screening Result 10:00 a.m. July 9(Tue), 2019 10:00 a.m. on February 17(Mon), 2020
Second Screening (Interview)  July 25(Thu), 2019 ※ February 27(Thu), 2020 ※
Announcement of Final Results  10:00 a.m. July 26(Fri), 2019 7:00 p.m. on February 27(Thu), 2020
Admissions Procedure  August 19(Mon) – August 21(Wed), 2019 March 2(Mon) – March 5(Thu), 2020
※Detailed information about the second screening (time and place) will be indicated at the announcement of first screening results.

Application Guidebook

Prescribed Forms

Documents PDF Files Word Files The number of Sheets
Checklist pdf 1
Application Form pdf Word 1
Research Plan pdf Word 2
Confidential Report on the Applicant  pdf
Proof of Application Fee Payment and Photo Sheet pdf 1
Label pdf 1

Research Advisor List

Choose one preferred academic advisor from the list of Application Guidebook.  Applicants cannot select a faculty member who is not on the list .
※Note that some advisors listed may not be able to be your academic advisor due to unavoidable reasons, such as overseas research.
 For more detailed information on the faculty, click on the following URL.

Payment of Application Fee

Applicants submitting applications from WITHIN Japan
 Applicant from within Japan must pay the application fee at a convenience store inside Japan. Before payment, you must register your payment information (e.g., the graduate school you are applying for, your chosen type of admission, etc.) on e-payment site “” (Japanese only) and receive a registration number. 
For details, please go to the "Payment of Application Fee" page.

Applicants submitting applications from OUTSIDE Japan
 We accept credit card payments for application fees from applicants who live outside Japan. When credit card payment is completed, print out the screen and submit it with other application documents. For details, please go to the "Payment of Application Fee" page.

Contact Information

Admissions FAQ
If you have any other inquiries, please feel free to contact us.
Academic Affairs Group for Graduate Admissions
Tel: +81-3-5427-1067 (Hotline)
E-mail: grad_admissions*
Please put @ into the above E-mail address instead of *.
 ※When you send us an E-mail,please include the information below;
 1.Applicant's name
 2.The Graduate school,course and admission system you will apply for.
   (e.g.The Graduate School of Economics, Master's, Admission for September 2017 Intake)
Open Hours: 8:45-16:45 Monday to Friday

Campus Map (Mita Campus)

(Academic Affairs Group for Graduate Admissions:B1F,South School Building)

Useful Links & Past Exams

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