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 17 – Jul 28, 2017
Application period Jul 24 – Jul 28, 2017
Examination date Aug 31 & Sep 1, 2017
Announcement of results Sep 15, 2017, 11:00 a.m.
Enrollment registration Feb 19 – Feb 23, 2018

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 31, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
10:50 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
English comprehension test Essay Lecture Room 2
(Education and Research Building, 2th floor)
Sep 1, 2017 Announced on
Aug 31, 2017
Oral assessment Lecture Room 4
(Education and Research Building, 4th floor)

Announcement of Results

Examination results will be announced on the following date:
Sep 15, 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 19, 2018 - Feb 23, 2018

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.)