Research Student Admissions

Graduate Schools

Division Enrollment Application Period Contact
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
・Division of Human Cultures
・Division of Psychology(Matsumoto Campus)
Spring Semester: Apr.
Fall Semester: Oct.
Spring Semester: the end of Nov.
Fall Semester: the end of May
Admission Office (Division of Human Cultures/Psychology[Matsumoto])
jgakumu1@shinshu-u.ac.jp
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
・Division of Psychology(Nagano-Education Campus)
Prospective applicants must obtain the newest information to the office in charge or from the official website and the application guide. Admission Office (Division of Psychology[Nagano])
edu-ad@shinshu-u.ac.jp
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
・Division of Economics・Division of Law(Matsumoto Campus)
Prospective applicants must obtain the newest information to the office in charge or from the official website and the application guide. Admission Office (Division of Economics & Law)
Tel:+81-(0)263-37-2304
Graduate School of Education Spring Semester: Apr.
Fall Semester: Oct.
Spring Semester: Feb.
Fall Semester: Aug.
Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Education
edu-ad@shinshu-u.ac.jp
Graduate School of Medicine, Science and Technology
・Department of Medical Sciences(Medical Science Division)
・Department of Biomedical Engineering(4-year course)
Graduate School of Medicine
・Human Sciences
As needed As needed Academic Affairs Office, School of Medicine
mdaigak@shinshu-u.ac.jp
Graduate School of Medicine, Science and Technology
・Department of Medical Sciences(Health Science Division)
Graduate School of Medicine
・Health Sciences
Spring Semester: Apr.
Fall Semester: Oct.
Spring Semester: Feb.
Fall Semester: Aug.
Academic Affairs Office, School of Medicine
mdaigak@shinshu-u.ac.jp
Graduate School of Medicine, Science and Technology
・Department of Science and Technology
・Department of Biomedical Engineering(3-year course)
Graduate School of Science and Technology
(Matsumoto Campus)
As a general rule,
Spring Semester: Apr.
Fall Semester: Oct.
At least 3 months before your desired entrance date Please contact the academic advisor you wish to study under.
Graduate School of Medicine, Science and Technology
Graduate School of Science and Technology
(Nagano-Engineering Campus)
As needed At least 3 months before your desired entrance date Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Engineering
Tel:+81-(0)26-269-5057
Graduate School of Medicine, Science and Technology
Graduate School of Science and Technology
(Ueda Campus)
Spring Semester: Apr.
Fall Semester: Oct.
Spring Semester: Oct.
Fall Semester: Apr.
Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Textile Science and Technology
Tel:+81-(0)268-21-5500
Graduate School of Medicine, Science and Technology
Graduate School of Science and Technology
(Ina Campus)
As needed At least 6 months before your desired entrance date Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Agriculture
Tel:+81-(0)265-77-1309

Faculty

Division Enrollment Application Period Contact
Faculty 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
jgakumu1@shinshu-u.ac.jp
Faculty of Education Spring Semester: Apr.
Fall Semester: Oct.
Spring Semester: Feb.
Fall Semester: Aug
Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Education
edu-ad@shinshu-u.ac.jp
Faculty of Economics and Law - - -
Faculty of Science 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.
School of Medicine As needed As needed Academic Affairs Office, School of Medicine
Tel:+81-(0)263-37-3419
School of Health Sciences Spring Semester: Apr.
Fall Semester: Oct.
Spring Semester: Feb.
Fall Semester: Aug.
Academic Affairs Office, School of Health Sciences
Tel:+81-(0)263-37-2357
Faculty of Engineering As needed At least 3 months before your desired entrance date Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Engineering
Tel:+81-(0)26-269-5057
Faculty of Agriculture As needed At least 6 months before your desired entrance date Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Agriculture
Tel:+81-(0)265-77-1309
Faculty of Textile Science and Technology Spring Semester: Apr.
Fall Semester: Oct.
Spring Semester: Oct.
Fall Semester: Apr.
Academic Affairs Office, Faculty of Textile Science and Technology
Tel:+81-(0)268-21-5500

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