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Note:
This is an outline as of April 2020. For more detailed and up-to-date information on application procedures, please refer to the latest "Guide to Application of the Graduate School Research Division in Integrative Science and Engineering or Research Division in Environmental and Information Studies."
"The Guide to Application" is written in Japanese and the entrance examination is also in Japanese. Japanese language ability is required for studying and living in Japan.

The Graduate School of Tokyo City University consists of two divisions; "Graduate School of Integrative Science and Engineering" and "Graduate School of Environmental and Information Studies".

1.Admission Policy

<Graduate School of Integrative Science and Engineering>

Master's Course

The Master’s Course equips students with advanced specialized knowledge and nurtures their research skills by developing their language skills to be successful internationally. It also develops their extensive adaptability and practical skills to quickly respond to changes in the social structure. In addition, the educational goal of the Course is to equip students with problem-solving skills and personal qualities to play an active role in society. For this reason, the Master’s Course requires students to possess the following qualities and skills in order to be admitted to the course:

  1. An understanding of the educational principles and educational objectives of the Graduate School of Integrative Science and Engineering.
  2. Basic academic ability specializing in science and technology and a logical mind to see things from a multifaceted perspective.
  3. A strong interest and desire to take on new challenges in unknown research field.
  4. Language skills and advanced ethics as necessary for engineers.

Doctoral Course

The educational goal of the Doctoral Course is to equip students with the skills to explore a new domain by utilizing their advanced knowledge and skills to steadily resolve problems. For this reason, the Doctoral Course requires students to fully acquire the above four qualities and skills from the Master’s Course and to possess the following skills in order to be admitted to the course:

  1. A broad range of specialized academic skills necessary to conduct research activities to acquire new knowledge.
  2. The vitality to pursue research aimed at resolving problems to become an independent researcher.
  3. The ability to get things done necessary to take a leadership role in society.
  4. Basic communication skills to prosper internationally.
<Graduate School of Environmental and Information Studies>

Master's Program

[Purpose of Education, Research and Human Resource Development]

The purpose of the Master’s Program is to develop human resources who have critical awareness to find out specific issues in the field of environment, information or urban life and are willing to struggle to solve these issues. For this purpose, we are inviting students who can share with us the following points of view.

[Invited Personality]

  1. Having sympathy with our philosophy of education
  2. Critical thinking about modern society
  3. International, future oriented and interdisciplinary points of view
  4. Practical mind for solving problems
  5. Communication ability with others
  6. Morality and ethical mind as a scientist

Doctoral Program

[Purpose of Education, Research and Human Resource Development]

The purpose of the Doctoral Program is to develop human resources who have profound insight and ambition to explore new academic areas in relation to environment, information or urban life from interdisciplinary broad perspective, and advanced research and teaching ability

[Invited Personality]

We invites students who have critical mind to the issues and problems on modern human society, research mind to seek practical resolutions in order to maintain sustainable society, and ambitious mind for exploring brand new academic field.

2.The number of students admitted

Graduate School Department Number of students admitted
Master's
course
Doctoral
course
Graduate School of Integrative Science and Engineering Mechanics 60 8
Electrical Engineering and Chemistry 66 8
Cooperative Major in Nuclear Energy 15 4
Natural Sciences 15 2
Architecture and Civil Engineering 54 8
Informatics 66

8

Graduate School of
Environmental and Information Studies
Environmental and Information Studies 20 2
Urban Life Studies 6 2

The applicant needs to speak to the professor related to his/her major and obtain his/her prior approval before applying for admission to our graduate school. The professor's personal seal (MITOMEIN in Japanese) is required on the application form.

3.Eligibility

Master's Course

Applicants who fall under any of the following criteria shall be eligible for admission to the Master's Course of the Graduate School.

  1. Applicants who have already graduated or are a candidate for graduation from university by the end of March 2021.
  2. Applicants who have been granted a bachelor's degree by the National Institution for Academic Degrees and Quality Enhancement.
  3. Applicants who have completed 16 years of academic schooling outside of Japan or are a candidate for completion by the end of March 2021.
  4. Applicants who have completed 16 years of international correspondence courses in Japan.
  5. Applicants who have completed the courses by a school outside of Japan, which are specified as equivalent to university education by the government.
  6. Applicants who have completed more than four years of a specialist course at a vocational school, which meets the criteria specified by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, and designated separately by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology after the date specified by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
  7. Applicants who have been appointed by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
  8. Applicants who have been recognized to have abilities equivalent to those who have completed university by the Graduate School.*

Doctoral Course

Applicants who fall under any of the following criteria shall be eligible for admission to the Doctoral Course of the Graduate School.

  1. Applicants who hold a master's degree or professional degree, or those who are a candidate for completion by the end of March 2021.
  2. Applicants who have been granted a master's degree or a degree equivalent to a professional degree outside of Japan, or those who are a candidate for completion by the end of March 2021.
  3. Applicants who have been granted a master's degree or a degree equivalent to a professional degree by taking correspondence courses provided by a school outside of Japan in Japan.
  4. Applicants who have been granted a master's degree or a degree equivalent to a professional degree by taking correspondence courses provided by a school outside of Japan in Japan as specified as equivalent to a graduate school outside of Japan.
  5. Applicants who have completed the courses of the United Nations University and have been granted a degree equivalent to a master's degree.
  6. Applicants who have been appointed by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
  7. Applicants who have been recognized to have abilities equivalent to those who have completed a master's degree or professional degree by the Graduate School.*

* Please be sure to inquire 40 days prior to the start of the application to determine eligibility

4.Selection

Graduate School of Integrative Science and Engineering

  Admission for students of TOKYO CITY UNIVERSITY General Admission
General
Admission
Admission for
working adults
Special
Screening
Selection Criteria The applicants must be registered as a student of TOKYO CITY UNIVERSITY and be of sound character. A review of a written examination and of the submitted documents, and an interview. A review of the submitted documents and an interview (including an oral examination)
*The applicants must have sufficient business experience (over 2 years).
A review of the submitted documents and an interview
*The applicants must have knowledge in the field of their major
Subjects Examination Master's Course

1.A review of the submitted documents

2.An interview

1.Foreign language(English)

2.Major Subjects
3.An interview

1.A review of the submitted documents

2.An interview

An interview and an oral examination
*The applicants must have produced remarkable works in a field related to their major or have outstanding achievements.
Doctoral Course -------

1.A review of the submitted documents

2.An interview

1.A review of the submitted documents

2.An interview

Graduate School of Environmental and Information Studies

  Admission for the students of TOKYO CITY UNIVERSITY General Admission
General
Admission
Admission for working adults Special
Screening
Selection Criteria The applicants must be registered as a student of TOKYO CITY UNIVERSITY can be of sound character. A review of a written examination and of the submitted documents and an interview. A review of the submitted documents and an interview (including an oral examination)
*The applicants must have sufficient business experience (over 2 years)
A review of the submitted documents and an interview
*The applicants must have knowledge in the field of their major
Subjects of examination Master Course

1.A review of the submitted documents

2.An interview

1.A review of the submitted documents

2.Major Subjects
(essay test)

3.An interview

1.A review of the submitted documents

2.An interview

An interview and an oral examination
*The applicants must have produced remarkable works in a field related to their major or have outstanding achievements.
Doctor Course -------

1.English(except inner students)

2.Major Subjects
(essay test)

3.An interview

1.A review of the submitted documents

2.An interview

An interview and an oral examination
*The applicants must have produced remarkable works in a field related to their major or have outstanding achievements.

Schedule (Graduate School of Integrative Science and Engineering)

  Schedule Second semester Schedule B Schedule C
Admission in May* Admission in June
Application period From May 1 to May 6, 2020 From May 22 to May 26, 2020 From July 6 to July 10, 2020 From January 9 to January 15, 2021
Screening(examination) dates May 13, 2020 June 26, 27, 2020 September 1, 2 and 3, 2020 February 24, 25 and 26, 2021
Notification of Results May 22, 2020 July 3, 2020 September 9, 2020 March 5, 2021
Procedures Deadline June 12, 2020 July 31, 2020 October 9, 2020 March 11, 2021
Place of examination ------- Setagaya Campus in Tokyo
Enrollment date September 21, 2020 April 2, 2021

* Only the special screening will be held.

Schedule (Graduate School of Environmental and Information Studies)

  Schedule Second semester Schedule B Schedule C
Admission in May Admission in February
Application period From May 1 to May 8, 2020 From January 9 to January 20, 2020 From August 3 to August 7, 2020 From January 8 to January 15, 2021
Screening(examination) dates May 16,  2020 February 14, 2020 September 7,  2020 February 9, 2021
Notification of Results May 22, 2020 February 25, 2020 September 14, 2020 February 22, 2021
Procedures Deadline June 12, 2020 March 31, 2020 October 9, 2020 March 11, 2021
Place of examination Yokohama Campus in Kanagawa
Enrollment date September 21, 2020 April 2, 2021

5.Contact Address

Graduate School of Integrative Science and Engineering
Student Support Center
1-28-1 Tamazutsumi, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo
Japan
TOKYO CITY UNIVERSITY
TEL:81-3-3703-0104
FAX:81-3-5707-2101
E-mail:sckyoumu@tcu.ac.jp

Graduate School of Environmental and Information Studies
*Environmental and Information Studies

Student Support Center
3-3-1 Ushikubo-Nishi, Tsuzuki-ku, Yokohama
Japan
TOKYO CITY UNIVERSITY
TEL:81-45-910-2515
FAX:81-45-910-2602
E-mail:yckyoumu@tcu.ac.jp

Graduate School of Environmental and Information Studies
*Urban Life Studies

Student Support Center
8-9-18 Todoroki, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo
Japan
TOKYO CITY UNIVERSITY
TEL:81-3-5760-0104
FAX:81-3-3702-5576
E-mail:tckyoumu@tcu.ac.jp

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