Special Entrance Examination for
International Students Living Overseas
Applications for this global admission will no longer be accepted after AY2025 Admission (application in October 2023).
- The Special Entrance Examination is for international students who reside outside Japan.
- Applicants are able to take the entrance examination without visiting Japan.
- Applicants are required Japanese Language Proficiency Test grade (JLPT N1, N2, or equivalent) at the time of application.
- Successful applicants are able to participate in a 6-month preparatory education in Japanese language and other subjects before the enrollment to the undergraduate schools.
- International students will be able to live in Osaka University on-campus dormitories for one year.
- Application and selection procedure is based on the promise that applicants commit to enroll in Osaka University if accepted.
- Successful applicants with outstanding academic performance will be eligible for a scholarship from Osaka University.
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