Prospective Students

International Graduate Program (C)

Enrollment Time

Spring (April), Fall (September)

Number of Admitted Students

Several students for each department

Degree program offered

Master's program, Doctoral program

Application Period

Mid-August to Mid October (for spring enrollment)

Mid-January to Mid-April (for fall enrollment)


With a diverse group of 18 academic departments participating in this program, students should be able to find a department in which to further their research, acquire broader knowledge and understanding, and conduct advanced long-term research in a field that best matches their interests and background. There is no Japanese language requirement for this program as lectures and seminars are held in English. Qualified international students, who may have little or no knowledge of the Japanese language, to enroll in Tokyo Tech's Master's or Doctoral Programs and pursue an advanced degree in Japan. However, students are given opportunities to attend Japanese language classes on a regular basis in order to better adapt to daily life in Japan.

Program currently calling for application
(IGP(C), commencing in April 2022)

Application and Admissions Schedule

Application Period

August 11, 2021 – October 20, 2021

Deadline of the consent mail/letter submission

October 17, 2021 at 23:59 (JST)

Deadline of application

October 20, 2021 at 23:59 (JST)

Notification of Result

December 8, 2021 at 15:00 (JST)

Application Guide for IGP(C), commencing in April 2022

Download Application Formats

File Name

Who must submit


Field of Study and Study Program


Evaluation Sheet with Recommendation


Application for Individual Assessment of Admission Eligibility

Applicant, applying for Individual Assessment of Admission Eligibility

Do not modify the original format of forms. (Word file)

List of Departments participating in IGP(C)

The following 18 departments are participating IGP(C).

School of Science

School of Engineering

School of Materials and Chemical Technology

School of Computing

School of Life Science and Technology

School of Environment and Society

Application and Admissions Procedures

Before Application

1. Gather information on Tokyo Tech websites

Find degree programs and research fields of interest, and search for possible academic supervisors. Make sure to look at the IGP application schedule

2. Check eligibility for this program

If you need to go through the individual assessment of admission eligibility or are unsure about your eligibility, please contact the Admissions Division.

3. Contact an intended academic supervisor

Obtain a consent email/letter from your intended academic supervisor to be accepted to their lab. Submit your CV, transcripts, etc. as requested.

4. Email a copy of the consent email/letter to the Admissions Division

Send a copy of the consent email/letter to the Admissions Division. In two to three business days (except weekends and holidays), you will receive a URL and PW required to access the online application system.

5. Prepare application documents

Prepare application documents to be submitted by applicant

  • 1.ID Photo
  • 2.Consent email/letter from Tokyo Tech Faculty Member
  • 3.Field of Study and Study Program (in designated format)
  • 4.Summary of thesis
  • 5.English Proficiency Score Report
  • 6.A copy of your passport or residence card
  • 7.Verification of application fee payment

Application for individual assessment of admission eligibility (in designated format)

Application for scholarship (in MEXT-SGU format)

Application via Online System

6. Complete the submission of application documents

Access the online application system with the URL and PW informed by the Admissions Division. Fill out the online form and complete the submission of application documents

7.Complete the submission of supporting documents

Supporting documents must be directly submitted from your referee and your previous or current university. After step 6 above, you will receive an email with a URL and PW for the online submission system. Forward it to your referee and officials of your previous/current university to allow their access to the system.

Supporting documentation from previous or current university

  • 8.Academic transcripts
  • 9.Certificate of graduation and degree

Supporting documentation from referee

  • 10.Evaluation sheet with recommendation letter (in designated format)

8. Application Process is completed

The Admissions Division reviews applications and supporting documents and confirms the receipt of application to each applicant via email.

Admission screening

9. Tokyo Tech schedules interviews and/or examinations

Departments or academic supervisors will notify applicants (via email) about interview and/or examination dates.

10. Interviews and/or examinations take place

Applicants attend interviews and/or take examinations as designated by departments.

Notification of Results

11. Notification of Results

A list of successful applicants will be published on the Tokyo Tech website. Each applicant receives an admission decision. Successful applicants will be notified about documents required for enrollment by the admissions division via email.

Application, Enrollment Fee and Tuition

Students admitted to the Master’s and Doctoral Programs are required to pay the following fees.

Application Fee


Enrollment Fee


Annual Tuition





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FAQ & Inquiries

For other inquiries, please contact the Admissions Division at
When sending your question, please write the following in the subject line:
[Question]IGP(C)2022.04_applicants's full name


Admissions Division, Student Services Department