Graduate Admissions

Master’s Program for Japanese Government/MEXT Scholarship International Students Special Selection

Now application guidelines are available for October 2020 and April/October 2021 admissions 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 11 Departments Below May Refer to the Following Admissions Guidelines.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Division of Department of
Mathematics and Informatics Applied and Cognitive Informatics
Earth and Environmental Sciences Environmental Remote Sensing
Urban Environment Systems
Advanced Science and Engineering Materials Science
Applied Chemistry and Biotechnology
Creative Engineering Architecture
Imaging Sciences
Fundamental Engineering Mechanical Engineering
Medical Engineering
Electrical and Electronic Engineering

The guidelines and application forms are now available for Japanese government (MEXT) scholarship granted students for our master’s program admissions. Applicants applying for this program cannot submit two or more applications to other programs such as International Research Students at the Graduate Level Special Selection or Double Degree Program Special Selection at the same time.

Application Eligibility

At the time of application, applicants should be receiving a Japanese government (Monbukagakusho/MEXT) scholarship as international research students at the graduate level except an undergraduate university students, or have been selected as a Japanese government (MEXT) scholarship student, or be candidates of MEXT scholarship students (international research students at the graduate level.) And besides they must meet one of the required qualifications for application written in the guidelines. However it is not acceptable for those who graduated or expect to graduate from college or university of Japan to apply for this selection.

Admissions 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.

For October 2020 Admission/2nd Selection:

For April 2021 Admission/1st Selection:

For April 2021 Admission/2nd Selection:

For October 2021 Admission/1st Selection:

For all of the above selections, the following forms may be also submitted.

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