This online application system is limited to students officially nominated by partner universities of Tohoku University. You are required to submit the application form and all supplemental application materials through the person in charge at your home university.
Please read the "Application Information" below carefully, and complete applications before the deadline.
Application Information
Application period for 2018 Fall enrollment:
from 9:00 AM, January 10, 2018 (Japan Standard Time)
to 3:00 PM, February 20, 2018 (Japan Standard Time)
Enter coordinator's email address and get a nomination URL.
*Do NOT enter applicant's email address.
*Check coordinator's and applicant's email settings and make sure that they can receive emails from this system (
Online application for entry was over.
Coordinator's E-mail Address :

Thank you for your interest in joining Tohoku University.

List of supplemental application materials
  1. Statement of Purpose/Study Plan, Pledge
    1. JYPE
    2. IPLA
    3. COLABS
    4. DEEP
    5. DEEp-Bridge(Undergraduates)
  2. Copy of the applicant's Official Academic Transcript
    (Include an explanation in English of the grading scale.)
  3. Letter of Recommendation by academic adviser at home university
  4. Certificate of Enrollment at home university(MUST use following prescribed form)
    [Form] (Certificate of Enrollment)
  5. Photocopy of certificate of language proficiency
    TOEFL iBT® Test 79 or equivalent
    DEEP Undergraduates JLPT N1 or equivalent
    Graduates JLPT N1, equivalent score in Japanese
    Undergraduates Japanese:TTJP/SPOT65
    English: TOEFL iBT®Test 79 or equivalent
    (English test score is not required for those who obtain TTBJ/SPOT 85 or above)
    Graduates TTBJ/SPOT 85 or TOEFL iBT®Test 79 or equivalent
  6. Photocopy of passport identification page
    (Page with applicant's photo and name)
  7. ID photo (JPEG file, the aspect ratio must be 3:4.)
  8. Application form for JASSO scholarship (only qualified applicants)
    1. JASSO scholarship information
    2. JASSO scholarship Application form