Graduate School of Information Science and Technology
MEXT Scholarship students through Japanese Embassies(+中国赴)
for admission in April 2024 or October 2024
Application submissions and receipt of Acceptance Certificate
(Now under construction!)

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If you would like to try and apply for entry in 2024, please ask the Japanese embassy in your home country for details. (Almost Japanese embassy are providing new application forms and start selection on April-May 2023. If you pass initial(primary) selection at the embassy, please check this page again.

Please note that the number of applicants to our school is very high, and thus individual faculty members are unable to write and send letters of acceptance for each applicant. Instead, Acceptance Certificates (issued by the administrative division of the Graduate School of Information Science and Technology) will be provided to indivdiuals who have passed initial embassy selection, have submitted all the below-indicated documents for acceptance evaluation (and have passed evaluation), and have received acceptance approval from the desired department.

Official administrative Step at Graduate Shool of Information Science and Technology

1. Please read application guidelines from MEXT for MEXT scholarship embassy recommendation for 2024.

2. After you receive “Passing Certificate of the First Screening” from the Japanese Embassy, please start your application for International Research Student at Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo using our “WEB application system”.

3. Deadlines

Application registration deadline: August 25, 2023 (23:59 JST)

Document submission (upload) deadline: August 31, 2023 (23:59 JST)

* Applications will not be accepted if you fail to complete your application by the deadlines indicated above.

4. Contact

Kaori SATO

Office of International Relations (OIR)

Graduate School of Information Science and Technology

The University of Tokyo

Email: istoir(at)

TEL: +81-3-5841-4478