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.
  • The scores of TOEFL-PBT and "the Examinee Score Record” of The revised TOEFL Paper-delivered Test cannot be used to prove your English ability in General Admissions (including career-track) held in AY2022 onward. Refer to examination guidelines for AY2022 for more details.
  • Winter admissions Entrance Examinations in February may not be held for Master's Program and Doctoral Program.

Summer admissions Entrance Examinations in August 2022

  • 2022/5/6 The guidelines for summer admissions entrance examination in August 2022 released.

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

Master's Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
April 1, 2023 General Admissions
(incl. career-track and special selection for international students)
30 August -
1 September, 2022
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word /PDF)

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, 2022.

Doctoral Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
October 1, 2022 / April 1, 2023 General Admissions
(incl. career-track)
31 August -
1 September, 2022
≫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 2022

  • 2022/3/10  The guidelines for IEMP entrance examination in June 2022 released.
  • 2022/3/29  The date of announcement of admission results changed to June 30th.

Master's Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
October 1, 2022 or April 1, 2023 IEMP Admission During the period of
7 to 10, June, 2022
≫Guideline (PDF)
≫Application forms(Word/PDF)

ENROLLMENT CAPACITY <A limited number >

Doctoral Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
October 1, 2022 or April 1, 2023 IEMP Admission During the period of
7 to 10, June, 2022
≫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.


Winter admissions Entrance Examinations in February 2022

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

(MEXT Special Scholarship) IEMP Entrance Examinations in February 2022

  • 2021/12/23  The guidelines for MEXT Special Scholarship IEMP entrance examination in February 2022 released.

Doctoral Program

Enrollment Date Admissions Track Examination Date Guideline for Applicants/
Application Form
 October 1, 2022 IEMP Admission During the period of
February 7 to 8, 2022
≫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.

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.