Research Student Admissions

Doctor's Program

Division Enrollment Application Period Contact
Graduate School of Medicine As needed As needed Academic Affairs Office, School of Medicine
Tel : 0263-37-3376
Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Science and Technology As a general rule,Spring Semester: Apr. Fall Semester: Oct. Spring Semester: Mid-Feb.
Fall Semester: Mid-Aug.(Accepted only by hand delivery)
Please contact the academic advisor you wish to study under.
※ Detailed information on the faculty members' area of specialty can be found on the division's website.

Master's and Doctor's Program

Division Enrollment Application Period Contact
Graduate School of Medicine Spring Semester: Apr. Fall Semester: Oct. Spring Semester: Feb. Fall Semester: Aug. Academic Affairs Office, School of Medicine
Tel : 0263-37-3376

Master's Program

Division Enrollment Application Period Contact
Division of Arts Spring Semester: Apr. Fall Semester: Oct. Spring Semester: the end of Nov.
Fall Semester: the end of May
Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Arts
Tel : 0263-37-3458
Division of Education Spring Semester: Apr. Fall Semester: Oct. Spring Semester: ~end of Feb.
Fall Semester: ~end of Aug.
Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Education
Tel : 026-238-4004
Graduate School of Science and Technology(Matsumoto Campus) As a general rule, Spring Semester: Apr. Fall Semester: Oct. Spring Semester: mid-Feb.
Fall Semester: mid-Aug.
Please contact the academic advisor you wish to study under.
Graduate School of Science and Technology(Nagano-Engineering Campus) As needed At least one month before your desired entrance date Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Engineering
Tel : 026-269-5055
Graduate School of Science and Technology (Ueda Campus) As needed By the 3rd Thursday of the previous month you wish to enter. Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Textile Science and Technology
Tel : 0268-21-5311
Division of Agriculture As needed As needed Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Agriculture
Tel : 0265-77-1308
Graduate School of Medicine As needed As needed Academic Affairs Office, School of Medicine
Tel : 0263-37-3376

For Students Who Have Graduated from Our Partner Universities

Entrance and Tuition Fee Exemptions for Those Who Wish to Enter Shinshu University Graduate Schools


If a student who has graduated from our partner university wishes to pursue their postgraduate study at Shinshu University, they can prepare for it as a research student without examination, entrance, and tuition fees, for up to one year.

For further information, please contact the Academic Affairs Office in charge of the division you wish to enter. To apply, please submit the following documents in addition to the set of application documents for normal research students.
○ Recommendation form filled out by an authorized person at the applicant's home university
○ Acceptance form signed by the applicant's scheduled academic advisor at Shinshu University