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Application Guidebook and Application Documents for those seeking admission in September 2017

The Application Guidebook for those seeking admission in September 2017 is now available for download.  Application for the admissions for Overseas Students (GIGA Program) must be made in English, and selection is based solely on the documents submitted.  No interview is required, and there is no need to travel to Japan for application or screening.
Please download the Application Guidebook "Admissions for Overseas Students(GIGA Program)"and carefully read all the information before applying. 

Application Timeline

Japan Standard Time is used for all times and dates.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 Period for submitting application documents  to be submitted online begins (10:00 a.m.)
Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Period for submitting application documents to be submitted by postal mail begins
Thursday, February 9, 2017 Period for submitting application documents to be submitted online ends (3:00 p.m.)
Monday, February 13, 2017 Period for submitting application documents to be submitted by postal mail ends–these documents must be received by our office by this date.
Monday, March 6, 2017 Period for confirming application begins (10:00 a.m.)

Thursday,

March 23, 2017
Period for confirming application ends (9:59 a.m.)
Thursday, March 23, 2017 Announcement of results begins (10:00 a.m.)
Friday, May 12, 2017 Announcement of results ends (11:59 p.m.)

Application Guidebook ‘Admissions for Overseas Students(GIGA Program)’


The Application Guidebook for September 2017 admissions is now available:

ApplicationGuidebook2017.pdf [PDF]

Please read the Application Guidebook carefully for details on required application documents. Some of the document forms can be downloaded here:


Checklist of application documents.pdf(Designated form) [PDF]

School Profile.pdf (Designated form) [PDF]

Template of Certificate of Graduation, Expected Graduation (To be used if your school does not have its own form) [PDF]

Sample (This PDF file is only for your reference to show the contents. Please note that the actual screen will differ.) [PDF]

 

Payment of Application Fee


Be sure to read the instructions below, and make the payment by credit card through the website. This is the only accepted payment method.

Admissions for Overseas Students(GIGA Program) Instruction for Credit Card Payment
 

Visa Requirements


Visa requirements may differ depending on the conditions of individual applicants. Please refer to the following websites for further information:

Japan Student Service Organization: www.jasso.go.jp/study_j/sgtj_e.html

Study in Japan: www.studyjapan.go.jp/en/

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan: www.mofa.go.jp/

Immigration Bureau of Japan: www.immi-moj.go.jp/english/index.html

Contact Information


Admissions Office at Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus

Address: 5322 Endo, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa 252-0882 Japan

Email: ao-overseas<at>sfc.keio.ac.jp

Please replace "<at>" with "@" in the email address before sending out the email.