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 Jul 16 – Jul 26, 2019
Application period Jul 22 – Jul 26, 2019
Examination date Aug 29 & Aug 30, 2019
Announcement of results Sep 13, 2019, 11:00 a.m.
Enrollment registration Feb 17 – Feb 21, 2020

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
Aug 29, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
10:50 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
English comprehension test Essay Shinanomachi Campus
Aug 30, 2019 Announced on
Aug 29, 2019
Oral assessment Shinanomachi Campus

Announcement of Results

Examination results will be announced on the following date:
Sep 13, 2019, 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 17, 2020 - Feb 21, 2020

For inquiries or concerns, please contact:
Office of Student Services, Keio University School of Medicine