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Subjects & Schedule for Entrance Exams in Academic Year 2023

Schedule A

The entrance examination for Academic Year 2023 (Enrollment in Oct. 2022 (Schedule A), April 2023 (Schedule A&B), and Oct. 2023 (Schedule B)) will be held in August 2022 (Schedule A) and January 2023 (Schedule B).

[Schedule A for Master Course]
The details of the AY 2023 master course entrance examination for Schedule A are as follows:
 July 4, 2022  Monday  12:00 Announcement of the first-stage screening (posted on the department web site)
 Late July 2022     Online Connection Test (Biomedical Innovation course only)
 August 2. 2022  Tuesday   Written Examination (Specialty)*
 August 3, 2022  Wednesday  12:00 Announcement of the second-stage screening (posted on the department web site)
 August 3, 2022  Wednesday  Afternoon Online Oral Examination (Biomedical Innovation course only; online)**
 August 4, 2022  Thursday   Oral Examination (Medical Sciences group & Computational Biology group)**
 August 8, 2022  Monday  12:00 Announcement of successful candidates (posted on the department web site)
 September 6, 2022  Tuesday  10:00 Official announcement of successful candidates *** (posted on the Graduate School’s web site)
*  The written examinations will be conducted only for the successful candidates of the first-stage selection。
** The oral examination will be conducted only for the successful candidates of the second-stage selection. The oral examinations for the Biomedical Innovation course will be conducted online.
*** Please refer to "10. Announcement of Results and Admission Procedures" and “Table 1” in the Guidelines.

[Schedule A for Doctoral Course]
The details of the AY 2023 doctor course entrance examination for Schedule A are as follows:
 July 4, 2022  Monday  12:00 Announcement of the first-stage screening (posted on the department web site)
 Late July 2022     Online Connection Test (if applicable)
 August 2. 2022  Tuesday   Written Examination (Specialty; if applicable)*
 August 3, 2022  Wednesday  12:00 Announcement of the second-stage screening (posted on the department web site)
 August 3, 2022  Wednesday  Afternoon Oral Examination of Medical Sciences group (online)**
 August 3, 2022  Wednesday  Afternoon Oral Examination of Biomedical Innovation course (online)**
 August 4, 2022  Thursday   Oral Examination of Computational Biology group (the Kashiwa campus)**
 August 8, 2022  Monday  12:00 Announcement of successful candidates (posted on the department web site)
 September 6, 2022  Tuesday  10:00 Official announcement of successful candidates *** (posted on the Graduate School’s web site)
*  The written examinations will be conducted only for the successful candidates of the first-stage selection。
** The oral examination will be conducted only for the successful candidates of the second-stage selection. The oral examinations for the Medical Sciences group Biomedical Innovation course will be conducted online.
*** Please refer to "10. Announcement of Results and Admission Procedures" and “Table 1” in the Guidelines.

Exam Info in GSFS Web Site

Graduate School of Frontier Science (GSFS) has a web site with the detailed information on the entrance exams; please visit the department web site "Information on Entrance Examinations" for basic information on the entrance exams of GSFS (including our department but not limited to), and then carefully read the instructions. The online submission period is from June 9th to June 15th, 23:00 JST.

Exam Info in CBMS Web Site

Either of the two Type A booklets (the Gulidelines), plus the Type B booklet are necessary for applying to our department. Please read both booklets carefully before you apply. [Documents need to be submitted for applicants]
Please also check Special Information Site for Admission, AY2023 English Version which opened on 9th April.

Submission Formats Download

# Inquiry Sheet for Master Course
All applicants must submit the “Inquiry Sheet (Master Course) ". Download the MS Word file of the Inquiry Sheet (Master Course) from the link below and fill it out following the instructions in the 2023 Entrance Examination Guide of CBMS. After filling out the sheet, please save it as a PDF file and check if it is layout in the same way as the PDF version of Inquiry Sheet (Master Course).
Applicants must upload PDF files (converted from the MS Word file) online.

 Download links
Please use the Checklist (Master Course) for making sure that all the necessary documents are submitted.

# Inquiry Sheet for Doctoral Course:
All applicants must submit the “Inquiry Sheet (Doctoral Course)
Download the MS Word file of the Inquiry Sheet (Doctoral Course) from the link below and fill it out following the instructions in the 2023 Entrance Examination Guide of CBMS. After filling out the sheet, please save it as a PDF file and check if it is layout in the same way as the PDF version of Inquiry Sheet (Doctoral Course).

 Download links
Please use the Checklist (Doctoral Course) for making sure that all the necessary documents are submitted.

Table 1: How to Submit Documents and Deadlines for Schedule A

Documents to be submitted online (June 9 - June 15, 23:00 JST) Original (paper) certificates to be mailed (by the time of enrollment procedure***)
Application form Apply online Not necessary
Inquiry sheet Upload a pdf file created from a template form provided by the department. Upload only one file. Submit at the online application Not necessary
Checklist Upload a pdf file created from a template form provided by the department. Submit at the online application site Not necessary
English Score Sheet Upload a PDF at the online applications site*.
Only scores on or after Sep. 1, 2020 are valid.
Required**
Academic transcript Upload a PDF at the online applications site. Original transcripts***
Graduation certificate / Graduation prospectus Upload a PDF at online application site. Original certificates and CDGDC issued certifications in pdf if you graduated from an university in China***
† In case the deadlines conflict with those in the Guidelines, the deadlines indicated in this document should be followed.
* We accept the following score reports For TOEFL, (1) a pdf copy of a scanned Test Taker Score Report, or (2) a screenshot (pdf) of the score you can see on the website of ETS. For TOEIC, (1) a pdf copy of a scanned Official Score Certificate, or (2) a screenshot of the test result on the TOEIC website. For IELTS, (1) a pdf copy of a scanned Test Report Form, or (2) a screenshot of the IELTS results on the IELTS website.
** Refer to "7. English Score Report" in the Guidelines for the detailed types of score reports, validity period, and sending procedures for each score report. Especially for applicants who submit TOEIC score (TOEIC® Listening & Reading Public Test), please order the official TOEIC score certificate to your home, and send the certificate to the Student Affairs team, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, UTokyo. with the submission form in the same envelope. Otherwise we could not identify who's score. When "Abilty Measured" is accompanied with the main score certificate, please do not detach it from the score certificate.
*** Failure to submit the original documents by the designated date may result in denial of enrollment. Original transcripts and graduation certificates (degree certificates) must be sent to Student Affairs Team of the graduate school with the application receipt number of the online application. When the applicant graduated from a university in China, the applicant must submit a CDGDC-issued certificate at the online application site. If the certificate is not available at the time of the online application, the CDGDC-issued certificate must be sent to Student Affairs Team of the graduate school by email by the time of the enrollment procedure.

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