Courses in the Master's Program are conducted in Japanese. International students who wish to apply may refer to the information below.

Master's Program at a Glance

Duration: Two years
Degree Conferred: Master of Medical Sciences [M.Med.Sci,]
Admission Capacity: 20
Language: Japanese
Eligibility: Students who have an undergraduate degree in the natural sciences or social sciences/humanities


Web entry & application fee payment period Nov 28 – Dec 9, 2016
Application period Dec 5 – Dec 9, 2016
Examination date Jan 11 & Jan 13, 2017
Announcement of results Jan 27, 2017, 11:00 a.m.
Enrollment registration Feb 6 – Feb 10, 2017

Application Process

Applicants must discuss their research plans in detail with a graduate school committee member of the program they wish to participate in, and obtain that committee member's preliminary consent to become the applicant's research supervisor. You can search for professors' research fields by looking at the [Faculty List] . For their contact information, please inquire with the Office of Student Services by email.

For further details, please refer to the [Japanese website] .



  • English comprehension test
  • Essay
  • Oral assessment (in English or Japanese)


Date Time Content Location
Jan 11, 2017 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
11:15 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
English comprehension test Essay Lecture Room 301
(Koyosha, 3rd floor)
Jan 13, 2017 Announced on
Jan 11, 2017
Oral assessment Lecture Room 4
(Education and Research Building, 4th floor)

Announcement of Results

Examination results will be announced on the following date:
Jan 27, 2017, 11:00 a.m.

Applicants can check their results on the Graduate School of Medicine's website (applicants will be notified of the URL on the day of the written examination). The announcement will also be posted on the bulletin board near the Office of Student Services.

Enrollment Registration

Enrollment registration consists of the submission of required documents and payment of academic fees. Required documents will be informed to applicants who have successfully passed the entrance examination. For details regarding available scholarships, please visit [Scholarship Information for International Students].

Registration period:
Feb 6, 2017 - Feb 10, 2017

For inquiries or concerns, please contact:
Office of Student Services, Keio University School of Medicine
Email: medgrad[at]
(Please replace [at] with @ when emailing us.)