Degree Programs in Comprehensive Human Sciences

Doctoral Program (Medical and Health Sciences/ Nursing Science)

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.

Doctoral Program
August Tuesday, August 30
Subject Written 1 (100 points) Written 2 (100 points) Oral Examination (100 points)
Program Time 10:00 – 11:00 12:00 – 13:00 14:00 – 18:00
Nursing Science
(General Selection Process)
Foreign Language


Specialized subjects

Subjects related to nursing.

Individual Interview

Applicants will be questioned about their research conducted during the master’s program and related knowledge.

  1. Contact the faculty member of your desired research area in advance of the application.
  2. 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 and Thesis Submission).