Degree Programs in Comprehensive Human Sciences

Master’s Programs (Medical and Health Sciences)

6. Selection Process

Selection Process
Applicants are selected through a comprehensive assessment of their submitted documents and results of the examination.
Examination Schedule and Subjects
Refer to the schedule below.

The current schedule is based on the assumption that the entrance examination will be conducted at “Tsukuba Campus”, but depending on the situation in accordance with the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection, the schedule of entrance examination might be modified as conducting the entrance examination online etc.

If the admission information has been modified, it will be published promptly in this website, so please check the latest information.

Master’s Program in Medical Sciences (General Selection Process/ Special Selection Process for Working Individuals)
August Wednesday, August 31
January to February Wednesday, February 1
Subject Foreign Language (100 points) Advanced Subjects (100 points) Oral Examination (200 points)
Program Time 11:00 – 12:00 13:00 – 18:00
Medical Sciences
(General Selection Process)
English

We will evaluate applicants’ English ability with official score of TOEIC, TOEFL, or IELTS
(Note)Refer to 1

Advanced Subjects

Advanced subjects relating to medical science and other fields
(Note)Refer to 2

Individual Interview

General knowledge relating to medical science and other fields and motivation for applying

Medical Sciences
(Special Selection Process for Working Individuals)
Advanced Subjects

Practical exercises relating to medical science and other fields
(Essay)

  1. Certificate of “TOEFL iBT Home Edition” is also valid.
  2. Choose one subject from three subjects (Biochemistry/Molecular Biology, Physiology, and Medical Physics) at the time of the examination.
  3. If your score of TOEIC, TOEFL, or IELTS amount to more than the score below, it is considered to be equivalent to a perfect score of our English test.
  4. TOEIC TOEFL iBT IELTS
    850 96 6.5
  5. If you have any questions regarding online examination or wish to have an internet connectivity test in advance, please contact the administration office for the program (Refer to 8. Past Examination Questions).
Master’s Program in Public Health (General Selection Process/ Special Selection Process for Working Individuals)
August Wednesday, August 31
January to February Wednesday, February 1
Subject Foreign Language (100 points) Advanced Subjects (100 points) Oral Examination (200 points)
Program Time 11:00 – 12:00 13:00 – 18:00
Public Health
(General Selection Process)
English

We will evaluate applicants’ English ability with official score of TOEIC, TOEFL, or IELTS
(Note)Refer to 1

Advanced Subjects

Advanced subjects relating to public health science and other fields
(Note)Refer to 2

Individual Interview

General knowledge relating to public health and motivation for applying

Public Health
(Special Selection Process for Working Individuals)
Advanced Subjects

Advanced subjects relating to public health science and other fields
(Note)Refer to 3

  1. Certificate of “TOEFL iBT Home Edition” is also valid.
  2. Choose one subject from the following at the time of the Web Entry: Public Health basics, Statistics (You are not allowed to change the subject after you complete the Web Entry procedure.)
    Examinees who have chosen Statistics are allowed to use calculators during the written examination. However, the calculators used must be those provided by the university, and you may not bring your own calculator.
  3. Choose one subject from the following at the time of the Web Entry: Public health application, Statistics (You are not allowed to change the subject after you complete the Web Entry procedure.)
    Examinees who have chosen Statistics are allowed to use calculators during the written examination. However, the calculators used must be those provided by the university, and you may not bring your own calculator.
  4. If you have any questions regarding online examination or wish to have an internet connectivity test in advance, please contact the administration office for the program (Refer to 8. Past Examination Questions).