Graduate Admissions

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

Now application guidelines are available for October 2020 admission as below.
There may be some process changes or difference in the entrance examination from other years due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Overseas candidates currently staying outside Japan may refer to the Topics for the detail or click here to view the announcement.

Applicants Applying to a Department Below May Refer to the Following Admissions Guidelines.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Division of Department of
Creative Engineering Design

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) Those who have been successfully selected for the International Priority Graduate Programs/PGP for which Japanese Government (MEXT) scholarship international students, or personally-funded international students who are nominated by a sister university, are given preference.
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.

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

Application Forms

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

Contact Information

Graduate Student Affairs Unit
Student Affairs Division for Science and Engineering
Chiba University
Address: 1-33 Yayoi-cho Inage-ku Chiba Chiba 263-8522 Japan
Phone: 043-290-3885 or 3887
From overseas: +81-43-290-3885