Admissions  Undergraduate Program

Admissions Screening in Your Home Country as well as in Japan

  • Admissions screening takes place in India, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and Japan
  • Apply with scores of EJU, English proficiency certificate, and optionally JLPT
  • The complete application system is available online [MANUAL for the online application system]

Since 2017, ABP has accepted online applications from your countries as well as from within Japan.
The application requires scores of the EJU subject tests (Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students) , a certification of English proficiency (TOEFL iBT(R), TOEFL(R) PBT, TOEIC(R) L&R, or IELTS [Academic Module]), and optionally, a JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test) certificate.

ABP Applications

To apply for ABP, valid scores for the following 2 or 3 standardized tests are required:

1.EJU (Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students)

Highlights and Features of EJU:
- Standardized tests conducted by the Japanese governmental organization JASSO
- Tests are conducted twice a year
- Test sites in India (New Delhi), Indonesia (Jakarta and Surabaya), Thailand (Bangkok), Vietnam (Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City), and Japan
- Subject tests (except for Japanese as a foreign language) offered in English and Japanese
- Valid for 2 years

EJU http://www.jasso.go.jp/en/eju/index.html

For more information about how to take the EJU, check JASSO’s official website:http://www.jasso.go.jp/eju/index_e.html

2.English Proficiency Certificate

One of the following English proficiency certificates is required: TOEFL(R) PBT or TOEFL iBT(R) TOEIC(R) L&R IELTS (Academic Module)

* Note: TOEIC(R) L&R IP, TOEFL ITP(R), and IELTS (General Training Module) are not accepted.

3.Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) (Optional)

If you have a JLPT certificate, the Japanese as a Foreign Language subject test in EJU can be substituted with the JLPT certificate. The benchmarks for the Japanese language tests are listed below.

If you have a JLPT certificate, the Japanese as a Foreign Language subject test in EJU can be substituted with the JLPT certificate. The benchmarks for the Japanese language tests are listed below.

Required EJU Subject Tests for ABP

Standardized Test Requirements

Faculties Departments &
Courses
Dual
Application
Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) or Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) English
qualification
examination
Japanese as a Foreign Language Japan and the World Science Mathematics
EJU (Listening, Listening-Reading, Reading: (on a 400-point scale) / JLPT (on a 200-point scale for each)
(examinations may be taken in English)
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Daytime courses Department of Social and Human Studies Not allowed Course 1 Any one of the following

TOEFL(R)
PBT

TOEFL
iBT(R)

TOEIC(R) L&R

IELTS (Academic Module)
Department of Language and Literature Course 1
Department of Law Course 1
Department of Economics Course 1
Faculty of Education Training Course for School Teachers Course
1 or 2
Faculty of Informatics Department of Social and Human Studies Course
1 or 2
Department of Computer Science Allowed Choose two from physics, chemistry, or biology Course 2
Department of Behavior Informatics Choose two from physics, chemistry, or biology Course 2
Faculty of Science Department of Mathematics Choose two from physics, chemistry, or biology Course 2
Department of Physics Physics is required Choose one other elective Course 2
Department of Chemistry Chemistry is required Choose one other elective Course 2
Department of Biological Science Choose two from physics, chemistry, or biology Course 2
Department of Geosciences Choose two from physics, chemistry, or biology Course 2
Faculty of Engineering Department of Mechanical Engineering Physics & chemistry Course 2
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Physics & chemistry Course 2
Department of Electronics and Materials Science Physics & chemistry Course 2
Department of Applied Chemistry and Biochemical Engineering Physics & chemistry Course 2
Department of Mathematical and Systems Engineering Physics & chemistry Course 2
Faculty of Agriculture Department of Bioresource Sciences Choose two from physics, chemistry, or biology Course 2
Department of Applied Life Sciences Choose two from physics, chemistry, or biology Course 2
Faculty / Department

EJU Subject Tests

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Japanese as a Foreign Language*, Japan and the World, and Mathematics (Course 1)
Faculty of Education Japanese as a Foreign Language*, Japan and the World, and Mathematics (Course 1 or 2)
Faculty of Informatics
(Socio-Information Studies)
Faculty of Informatics
(Computer Science and Behavior Informatics)
Japanese as a Foreign Language*, Science**, and Mathematics (Course 2)
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Agriculture

* The Japanese as a Foreign Language subject test in the EJU can be substituted with the JLPT certificate. For the Japanese language proficiency benchmarks, click here.
** Please refer to the application guide and check which two Science subjects out of Chemistry, Physics, and Biology are required by each department.

English Language Certificate One of the following: TOEFL (PBT), TOEFL (iBT), TOEIC L&R, or IELTS (Academic Module)

* Note: TOEIC-IP, TOEFL-ITP, and IELTS (General Training Module) are not accepted.

Japanese language
proficiency benchmarks

Faculties and Departments

Japanese language proficiency benchmark
(Requires one of the benchmarks to be met)

EJU
Japanese as a foreign language
JLPT
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences 220 points or greater Pass N1 or N2, or 135 points or greater in N3
Faculty of Education 240 points or greater Pass N1
Faculty of Informatics Department of Socio - Information Studies 220 points or greater Pass N1 or N2, or 135 points or greater in N3
Department of Computer Science, Department of Behavior Informatics 200 points or greater Pass N1, N2, or N3, or 135 points or greater in N4
Faculty of Science 220 points or greater Pass N1 or N2, or 135 points or greater in N3
Faculty of Engineering 180 points or greater Pass N1, N2, or N3, or 135 points or greater in N4
Faculty of Agriculture 220 points or greater Pass N1 or N2, or 135 points or greater in N3
Faculty / Department EJU Japanese as a Foreign Language JLPT
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences 220 points or greater Pass N1 or N2, or 135 points or greater in N3
Faculty of Education 240 points or greater Pass N1
Faculty of Informatics (Socio-Information Studies) 220 points or greater Pass N1 or N2, or 135 points or greater in N3
Faculty of Informatics (Computer Science and Behavior Informatics) 200 points or greater Pass N1, N2, or N3, or 135 points or greater in N4
Faculty of Science 220 points or greater Pass N1 or N2, or 135 points or greater in N3
Faculty of Engineering 180 points or greater Pass N1, N2, or N3, or 135 points or greater in N4
Faculty of Agriculture 220 points or greater Pass N1 or N2, or 135 points or greater in N3

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