Graduate Admissions

Master’s Program for International Research Students at the Graduate Level Special Selection

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Now application guidelines are available for October 2022 admission as below.
There may be some changes in the method or schedules of entrance examination from the aspect of preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). It will be updated on the Graduate School website as new information comes in.

This Selection Is Offered by Dept of Design, Division of Creative Engineering.

This admission guidelines is for the applicants to join the special master’s programs to the department of Design in the division of Creative Engineering at the Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Chiba University, from one of the overseas sister universities, and would aim to obtain the master’s degree.

Application Qualifications

1) The applicant is currently enrolled or graduated from (completed studying at) one of the following sister universities in approximately the last two years;
Glasgow School of Art (U.K.),
TH Köln-Techniche Hochschule Köln (Germany),
École Nationale Supérieure de Création Industrielle, ENSCI (France),
Strate School of Design (France),
L’École de Design Nantes Atlantique (France),
Politecnico di Milano (Italy),
ISIA Roma Design (Italy),
The New School (U.S.),
College for Creative Studies (U.S.),
University of Cincinnati (U.S.),
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture (Finland),
IADE-U Instituto de Arte, Design e Empresa-Universitário (Portugal),
Seoul National University (Korea),
Yonsei University (Korea),
Tsinghua University (China),
Zhejiang University (China),
Dalian University of Technology (China),
China Academy of Art (China),
Nanjing University of the Arts (China),
Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts (China),
Nanyang Technological University (Singapore),
Institut Teknologi Bandung (Indonesia),
Universidad Panamerican (Mexico),
Autonomous University of Aguascalientes (Mexico),
University of Monterrey (Mexico),
Tecnologico de Monterrey (Mexico),
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (Mexico)

2) Personally-funded international students who are nominated by a sister university

Only those who fulfill the two conditions set forth above as well as one of other qualifications written in the guidelines below can apply for this program.

Admission Guidelines

You should read your chosen guidelines below to make sure that you meet the eligibility for the application. Next you need to contact the prospective supervising professor of your research field in order to receive his/her pre-approval of your intention to apply for this program, and then you can write his/her name on the application forms.
Entrance Examination for this special selection shall be abolished from 2023 admission onwards. Those who are considering to apply for this program can apply for the master's program/General Selections.

Type Admission Guidelines
Master's Program for
Int'l Research Students at the
Graduate Level Special Selection
October Admission 2022 pdf

The guidelines downloadable as a PDF file for this program may not be provided as the booklet in print (paper medium).
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Application Forms

Please download and use the forms for application and submit with other required documents. Paper application only should be available.