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Admissions - Department of Agriculture

Admissions Policy

With consideration for core principles and educational goals of the Graduate School of Science and Technology and the Department of Agriculture, we seek out persons with the following abilities and ambitions:

  1. Persons who strive to become advanced specialists capable of helping to build a sustainable society in which humans and nature can coexist
  2. Persons who have a wide range of basic academic skills in the agricultural field
  3. Persons who are eager to undertake research in the field of Integrated Bioscience, Food Bioscience and Biotechnology, Bioresource Science, and Environmental Symbiosis Science to solve present-day problems concerning vital phenomena, food and health, food production, sustainable agriculture and forestry, environmental conservation in forests and farms, etc.

Enrollment Limit

65 students


Changes in application requirements and application documents for Foreign Student Special Selection Application Guidelines (April Admission, Academic Year 2023) and General Selection Application Guidelines (October Admission Academic Year 2023)

It will be changed as shown in the PDF file below. Those who are planning the above entrance examination, please check the contents and prepare the necessary documents in advance.

PDF"Changes in application requirements and application documents"

Schedule of Entrance Examination/Download Applicant Guidelines and Application Form

The tale below shows an overview of the admission schedule for the Graduate School of Science and Technology【Department of Agriculture】.

After confirming the application guideline, please register your application from the Internet application registration site.

・International Graduate Program for Agricultural and Biological Science Selection(Academic Year 2022)(for October admission)

No. of positions A few students
Application Period From Monday, June 6 - Friday, June 10, 2022
Selection Date Tuesday, July 12, 2022
Examination Results Wednesday, July 20, 2022
Download Application Guidelines International Graduate Program for Agricultural and Biological Science Selection Application Guidelines (Academic Year2022) (October admission)

Address for Submission of Applications / Inquiries

Admission Office, Department of Agriculture, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Shinshu University
8304 Minami-minowa, Kami-ina, Nagano 399-4598 Japan
Fax. +81-265-77-1313