Briefing Sessions

Briefing Sessions & Meet the Professors

We will hold online briefing seesions. Registration is required for obtaining the Zoom URL. The official language of the briefing sessions is Japanese. Chairpersons will speak in Japanese, and professors will introduce their labs in Japanese. Nevertheless, you can talk to us in English. You can talk with professors about their labs. You can ask questions in English at the Q&A in the online briefing sessions.

We will also hold an online Q&A session about the entrance exams. Please see the following for the schedule.

Part 1. Online Briefing Session and Online Open Laboratory of CBMS
Schedule (JST):
  • 10:00 - 11:10 Overview of department, briefing on the entrance examinations (in Japanese)
  • 11:10 - 12:00 Q&A for the entrance examinations (in Japanese/English)
  • 12:00 - 12:30 Break
  • 12:30 - 16:00 Introduction of laboratories (in Japanese) ** Time table for lab presentation
  • 16:00 - 17:30 Meet the Professors
Note that all the neccessary information is available at our website; you can apply to our department even if you do not participate in a briefing session for the entrance examinations. Nevertheless, we recommend that you participate in at least one briefing session because you can directly talk to professors and also you can ask questions in a Q&A session.

In addition, the Open Lab session helps you decide which lab you wish to join. You can talk with professors in person via video conference system. You can also visit laboratories. If you cannot come to the Open Lab session, still you are welcome to visit laboratories on another day; please ask us in advance to your visit by e-mail or phone (see laboratory page for contact information).

Note that you are not allowed to contact the faculty members after you file your application. If you wish to contact them, make sure that you talk with them before you apply.


The University of Tokyo
Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo

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