Admissions for Overseas Students(GIGA Program)

Application Guidebook and Application Documents for those seeking admission in September 2019 

(Last updated:November 5, 2018)

The Application Guidebook for those seeking admission in September 2019 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)

▼Step1 Online Application

11:00 a.m., Monday, December 10, 20183:00 p.m., Thursday, February 7, 2019
MUST complete the Online Application before the deadline.

▼Step2 Submission of Documents by postal mail  Tuesday,January 22,2019–Tuesday, February 12, 2019
MUST arrive on or before the deadline
▼Step3 Announcement of Result 11:00 a.m., Friday, March 22, 2019

Application Guidebook and Documents Forms

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

ApplicationGuidebook2019.pdf [PDF]    (Issue date: August 22, 2018)
Application Guidebook Errata ( Updated:November 5, 2018)
*Page 5/20 ▼Step3 Announcement of Result Error∙ Successful applicants also check the up-lopaded Admissions Guide (PDF) for Admissions Process.
Correction:Successful applicants must also check the Admissions Guide (PDF) on this system to complete the admission process.
*Page 8/20 Error: E Three-minute self-introductory video (in English)
Correction: E Three-minute Presentation Video (in English)
Checklist of application documents.pdf(Designated form) [PDF]
School Profile(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

Contact Information

Admissions Office at Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus

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

Email: ao-overseas<at>

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