Admission English-based Degree Program

Admission English-based Degree Program

The School of International Studies (SIS) offers the following admission types for international students. Please contact the SIS office if you have any inquiries concerning the admission process (kgusis@kwansei.ac.jp).
English-based Degree Program

Admission Types for International Students:

Examination
Type
1.
International
Admission
(3)
2.
Ryugakusei
Nyugaku Shiken
(4)
Number of
Student
Intake (1)
September
Examination
December
Examination
October
Examination
(Dai Ichiji Nyushi)
January
Examination
(Dai Niji Nyushi)
Total 15 Total 15
Types of
Applicants
Students whose first language is English or who are competent in English Students who are proficient in Japanese
Examination
Subjects
Document Screening 1. Document Screening(4)
2. Oral examination(Japanese)
Application
Period
Aug. 22 to
Sep. 2,
2019
Oct. 25 to
Nov. 8,
2019
Sep. 4 to
Sep. 11,
2019
Nov. 12 to
Nov. 19,
2019
Examination
Date
Document Screening Only Oct. 26, 2019 Jan. 11, 2020
Result
Announcement
Sep. 30, 2019 Dec. 6, 2019 Nov. 8, 2019 Jan.18, 2020
Note Minimum English proficiency is required (2). Screening will be conducted based on EJU score in the subjects of “Japanese” (including Writing) and “Japan and the World.” Please refer to (4) for its details.
  • (1) The total number of student intake is 300.
  • (2) The minimum English proficiency level required: TOEFL ® 530 (PBT), 71 (iBT), TOEIC ® 680, EIKEN (STEP) Grade Pre-1, IELTS 6.0 or higher. These test scores must be from tests taken within two years prior to application except for EIKEN.
  • (3) Applicants who applied for September Examination can also apply for December Examination.
  • (4) Applicants of both October and January Examinations must have taken the subject of “Japanese” and “Japan and the World” in EJU.
    Below is the standard score for “Japanese” (including writing).
    October Examination (Dai Ichiji Nyushi): 280 or higher
    January Examination (Dai Niji Nyushi): 300 or higher
    *Those scores are not required for applicants; however, we recommend to have them.

Admission Information

1. International Admission: English-based Degree Program

This admission is for international students who wish to be accepted into English-based Degree Program.

*** IMPORTANT NOTICE *** We have changed the screening methods from 2018 Admission as below.

- Document Screening Only
- Two Application Periods are in a year; September and December
(*Applicants who applied for September Examination can also apply for December Examination. )
- Applicants Both Residing in and Outside Japan can apply

SIS Curriculm

NOTE:
If applicants with dual nationality who possess Japanese nationality are not eligible to take this examination.
However, there is another entrance examination for those who possess Japanese nationality and wish to enroll in the English-based Degree Program, which is Returnees Admission / Kikoku seito nyushi.
Please refer to the following URL. (We are sorry that the admission information is available only in Japanese.)

http://www.kwansei.ac.jp/admissions/admissions_004089.html

On-Campus Events in 2019 !

Kwansei Gakuin University has on-campus event so called “Open Campus” for prospective students and their families every year.
Next Open Campus on Uegahara will be held on August 3 and 4, 2019.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact us: kgusis@kwansei.ac.jp

Further Open Campus Information
KGU Open Campus 2019 (JP site)

Results of the 2019 Entrance Examinations

Admission Type Applicants Vacancy Applied Accepted Enrolled
International
Admission
Students whose first language is English or
who are competent in English
15 18 11 8
Ryugakusei Nyugaku Shiken
(外国人留学生入学試験)
Students who are proficient
in Japanese
15 99 22 19

Tuition and Other Fees

Following is the tuition and other expenses for the 2019 enrollee (unit: Japanese Yen). Tuition and other expenses for 2020 enrollee have not been finalized.

2019 2020 2021 2022
Admission Fee 200,000 - - -
Tuition (Annual) 977,000 1,045,000 1,045,000 1,045,000
Enhancement Fee 235,000 275,000 275,000 275,000
Total 1,412,000 1,320,000 1,320,000 1,320,000

Note: The total fee listed above does not include miscellaneous fees (Membership fee of Parental Association, Student Co-op fee and others - total 25,500 yen in 2019) as these fees are subject to change.