International Students Admissions

●Due to the influence of the new coronavirus infection, some of the following 1 to 3 Entrance Examination method will be changed. Please be sure to check it. 【the Application period will not be changed.】

  1. 1.OsakaUniversity Graduate School of Engineering, Master’s Course (April 2021 for International Students)【Summer Examination】
  2. 2.OsakaUniversity Graduate School of Engineering, Doctoral Course (April 2021 for International Students)【Summer Examination】
  3. 3.OsakaUniversity Graduate School of Engineering, Doctoral Course (October 2020 for International Students)【Summer Examination】

Changes to Partial Entrance Examination Methods for the Special International Student Selection (Summer Examination: mid-August) 【July 3, updated】

【To those who are planning to submit a TOEIC® Official Score Certificate as one of the application materials】
We only accept an Official Score Certificate of “TOEIC® Listening & Reading Test”. Official Score Certificates of TOEIC® Speaking & Writing, TOEIC® Speaking and TOEIC Bridge®, and the score of TOEIC-IP: Institutional Program will not be accepted.
Note: This restriction does not apply to applicants for “Degree Programs conducted in English.”

■For International Students who apply for the entrance examination of “the International Student , Master’s Course and Doctoral Course” (living in Japan or overseas)
We would like to inform you of the university’s response to the suspension of the English language proficiency tests in Japan.
This policy also applies to those living overseas.
If you are living overseas and have problems submitting the English Language Proficiency Certificate due to the examination status of each country, please contact the Admissions Section of the Educational Affairs Division (iso-staff@eng.osaka-u.ac.jp) well in advance of your application.

Response to the cancellation of English Examinations (TOEIC, TOEFL or IELTS), for the Applicants of International Students, Master’s Course and Doctoral Course at Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University in AY2020and AY2021【May 28 update】

School Admissions

Entrance Examination for Privately-funded International Students (Undergraduates)
Special Entrance Procedures for Privately-Funded International Students Living Overseas

Graduate School Admissions

■Regarding the 2020 October enrollment and 2021 Graduate School of Engineering graduate school entrance examination for International students, there is a possibility that some changes will be made to the post-announcement application guidelines to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus infection. We will post any changes on the website of the Graduate School of Engineering as appropriate. Please be sure to check the website.

Application Guidelines

The following are the Master’s and Doctoral Course application guidelines and the application forms for international students. Applicants have to get approval from their prospective academic advisor and the head of the Division/Department for which they will be applying before they submit the application materials.

【International Students, Master’s Course】

Master’s Course, April 2021 for International Students Guideline Application Form

【International Students, Doctor’s Course】

Doctor’s Course, October 2020 for International Students Guideline Application Form
Doctor’s Course, April 2021 for International Students Guideline Application Form

【Degree Programs Conducted in English】

Enrollment in October 2020
Master’s Program Guideline Application Form
Doctoral Degree Program Guideline Application Form
Doctoral Degree Program For students who are expected to complete one of the above Master’s programs Guideline Application Form
Enrollment in April 2021
Master’s Degree Program Guideline Application Form
Doctoral Degree Program Guideline Application Form
Doctoral Degree Program For students who are expected to complete one of the above Master’s programs Guideline Application Form
Enrollment in October 2020
Master’s and Doctoral Degree Program for Japanese Government Scholarship Students(Special Programs) ・Biotechnology Global Human Resource Development Program for Industry-University Co-Creation
・Chemical Science Course
・International Priority Graduate Program of “Quantum Engineering Design Course”
Guideline Application Form_Master
Application Form_Doctor
・International Program of Maritime and Urban Engineering
(International Program of Maritime and Urban Engineering by Promoting Open Innovation at Co-creation Field for Solution of Global Problems)
Guideline Application Form_Master
Application Form_Doctor
Program Website
Biotechnology Global Human Resource Development Program
for Industry-University-Co-Creation
HP
Chemical Science Course HP
International Priority Graduate Program on Applied and Engineering Physics HP
International Program of Mechanical Engineering HP
International Program of Materials and Manufacturing Science HP
Global Science and Engineering Course on Electrical, Electronic and Infocommunications Engineering HP
International Program of Sustainable Energy and Environmental Engineering HP
International Program of Maritime and Urban Engineering HP
Chinese Government Graduate Student Overseas Study Program ※Chinese Students Only】
To Study at OU under the “Chinese Government Graduate Student Overseas Study Program”
[国家建設高水平大学公派研究生項目]
HP

※In order to apply for one of the programs, please download the application form from the webpage and fill it in.

Divisions, Departments of Graduate School

For the details of each major, please visit the corresponding websites.

Graduate School Divisions, Departments

Information on Professors

Before applying, prospective students must receive approval from an academic advisor at Osaka University. To find an academic advisor, please refer to the researchers database.

Researchers Database

Laboratories at the School/Graduate School of Engineering

For Prospective Students from China

【龍門窓口】supports you to contact with an academic advisor at OU. Please apply from following.

大阪大学龍門窓口

●To Japanese or those with “Permanent” residence status, please click here

Entrance Gide

Other Types of Admission

【Research Students】
This system allows selected persons who want to conduct specific research to enroll and receive instruction in the School/Graduate School of Engineering under the guidance of the academic supervisor. Persons who would like to enroll should get the approval of the academic supervisor and the department director or major director.

Application Guidelines for Research Student Admission for 2020

Guideline

※Please ask Admission Section if you need an application form and a “Certificate of Acceptance for the Research Assignment by Academic Advisor” form.

【inquiries to】
〒565-0871
Yamadaoka 2-1, Suita, Osaka, JAPAN
Osaka University
Graduate School of Engineering Student Affairs Division
Admission Section
Phone : +81-6-6879-7228
e-mail : iso-staff ”at” eng.osaka-u.ac.jp