Schedule and Guide

  • Those who have graduated, or expect to graduate, from an overseas university may apply to study at a KyotoU Graduate School as a regular or research student. The application process includes a preliminary review by the University's Admissions Assistance Office (AAO).
  •  For the details of IEMP,  refer to this page.
  • Winter admissions Entrance Examinations in February may not be held for Master's Program and Doctoral Program.

Winter admissions Entrance Examinations in February 2022

Entrance Examination in February 2022 will not be held for Master’s Program and Doctoral Program. (updated on 2021/10/18)

IEMP Entrance Examinations in December 2021

  • 2021/9/21  The guidelines for IEMP entrance examination in December 2021 released.

Master's Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2022 or October 1, 2022 IEMP Admission During the period of
December 7 to 10, 2021
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY <A limited number >

Doctoral Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2022 or October 1, 2022 IEMP Admission During the period of
December 7 to 10, 2021
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY

Global Environmental Studies: <A limited number>
Environmental Management: <A limited number>

≫ See this page for the details of IEMP

≫ You must contact the professor or associate professor prior to application, in order to request future supervision and advice with regard to the application process.
≫Applicants who have graduated or are expected to graduate from an overseas university apply for a preliminary review by the University’s Admissions Assistance Office (AAO), prior to contacting the professor or associate professor.

 

Reference; past admissions guidelines

Past Results

ABOUT REQUESTING PAST QUESTIONS (summer admissions entrance examinations only ):
You can get the written tests questions for the past three years about the summer admission of the master’s program.
How to get it: Sending E-mail to the following address, with the subject: “request for past questions of GSGES”.
E-mail: 160kakomon*mail2.adm.kyoto-u.ac.jp (* Here please replace * with the @ mark.)

In the e-mail, following information should be included.
1)your name, 2)your e-mail address, 3) and your desired study area
Then officer will reply to your email.

Summer admissions Entrance Examinations in August 2021

  • 2021/5/6 The guidelines for summer admissions entrance examination in August 2021 released.

【IMPORTANT】The information in the guidelines may change due to the situation of COVID-19. Please note that we will notify you of any changes on this page.

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are some changes in the admissions screening procedures as well as the grading criteria. Please see this page. (updated on 2021/5/31)

Master's Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2022 General Admissions
(incl. career-track and special selection for international students)
30, August -
2, September, 2021
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

Note) If you do not apply for the career-track admission or the special selection for international students, you do not need to check in "6. ADMISSION" on Form 2.

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY < 44 >

Note: This enrollment capacity includes the number of successful applicants in the admissions both career-track and special selection for international students. This enrollment capacity includes the number of successful applicants from a special admissions process called the International Environmental Management Program (IEMP) as well as other admissions. This enrollment capacity includes the number of successful applicants who are going to enroll in October,2021.

Doctoral Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
October 1, 2021 / April 1, 2022 General Admissions
(incl. career-track)
1-2, September, 2021 ≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY

Global Environmental Studies: < 13 >
Environmental Management: <7>

These enrollment capacities include the number of successful applicants from a special admission process called the International Environmental Management Program (IEMP) as well as other admissions.

<Detail information is found in the guideline for applicants.>

 

IEMP Entrance Examinations in June 2021

  • 2021/3/10  The guidelines for IEMP entrance examination in June 2021 released.

Master's Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2022 or October 1, 2021 IEMP Admission During the period of
7 to 10, June, 2021
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word/PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY <A limited number >

Doctoral Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2022 or October 1, 2021 IEMP Admission During the period of
7 to 10, June, 2021
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY

Global Environmental Studies: <A limited number>
Environmental Management: <A limited number>

Winter admissions Entrance Examinations in February 2021

Entrance Examination in February 2021 will not be held for Master’s Program and Doctoral Program. (updated on 2020/10/29)

IEMP Entrance Examinations in December 2020

  • 2020/9/20  The guidelines for IEMP entrance examination in December 2020 released.

Master's Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2021 or October 1, 2021 IEMP Admission During the period of
December 9 to 14, 2020
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY <A limited number >

Doctoral Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2021 or October 1, 2021 IEMP Admission During the period of
December 9 to 14, 2020
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)
≫Study Plan(No6)(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY

Global Environmental Studies: <A limited number>
Environmental Management: <A limited number>

Summer admissions Entrance Examinations in August 2020

  • 2020/4/24 The guidelines for summer admissions entrance examination in August 2020 released.

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are some changes in the admissions screening procedures as well as the grading criteria. Please see this page. (updated on 2020/5/29)

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are some news in terms of the announcement of results. Please see this page. (updated on 2020/6/26)

There is additional information in terms of the interview. Please see this page. (updated on 2020/7/3)

Master's Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2021 General Admissions
(incl. career-track and special selection for international students)
25-27, August, 2020 ≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY < 44 >

Note: This figure includes the number of successful applicants in the admissions both career-track and special selection for international students. This figure includes the number of successful applicants from a special admissions process called the International Environmental Management Program (IEMP). This figure includes the number of successful applicants who are going to enroll in October, 2020.

 

Doctoral Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
October 1, 2020 General Admissions
(incl. career-track)
26-27, August, 2020 ≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)
April 1, 2021 General Admissions
(incl. career-track)
26-27, August, 2020

≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY

Global Environmental Studies: < 13 >
Environmental Management: <7>

Each figure includes a limited number of successful applicants from a special admission process called the International Environmental Management Program (IEMP) and Winter admissions, which will be conducted in February 2021.

<Detail information is found in the guideline for applicants.>

 

IEMP Entrance Examinations in Jun 2020

Ended

  • 2020/3/26  The guidelines for IEMP entrance examination in Jun 2020 released.

Master's Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2021 or October 1, 2020 IEMP Admission During the period of
10 to 15, June, 2020
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY <A limited number >

Doctoral Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2021 or October 1, 2020 IEMP Admission During the period of
10 to 15, June, 2020
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)
≫Study Plan(No6)(Word /PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY

Global Environmental Studies: <A limited number>
Environmental Management: <A limited number>