Application forms are available for download from this page.
Please fill out the appropriate forms and bring or send them by post together with the other required documents.
Applications may not be submitted by e-mail. Please follow the procedure below, if you prefer to have printed application forms mailed to you.

Master's Course

Applicants who do not hold Japanese nationality and are required to obtain a student visa (COE) upon enrollment must be issued a letter of acceptance by a professor of the examination category you are applying.

Admission Information and Application GuideApplication forms
Application FormChecklistLerrer of Acceptance
For 2020 2020
(PDF: 308KB)
2020 form
(word: 52KB)
2020 Checklist
(PDF: 90KB)
2020 form
(word: 55KB)
For Fall 2019 2019 Fall
(PDF: 276KB)
2019 Fall form
(word: 56KB)
2019 Fall Checklist
(PDF: 90KB)
2019 Fall form
(word: 58KB)

*For students residing in Japan
[Important] Downloading application forms

All application forms are available for downloading except for the examination fee payment form. When you apply, please use the designated forms (Forms A-C) to pay the examination fee.

For details, please contact the Admissions Section (See contact information below)

Doctoral Course

Applicants for the doctoral course should contact the professor of the laboratory they wish to enter in advance so as to gain a thorough understanding of the fields of research available there.

Admission Information
and Application Guide
Application forms
Application FormChecklist
For 2020 2020
(PDF: 272KB)
2020 form
(word: 94KB)
2020 Checklist
(PDF: 102KB)
For Fall 2019 2019 Fall
(PDF: 243KB)
2019 Fall form
(word: 53KB)
2019 Fall Checklist
(PDF: 101KB)

*For students residing in Japan
[Important] Downloading application forms

All application forms are available for downloading except for the examination fee payment form. When you apply, please use the designated forms (Forms A-C) to pay the examination fee.

For details, please contact the Admissions Section (See contact information below)

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open the downloaded forms, which are in PDF format. If you do not currently have Adobe Acrobat Reader, please click Download which takes you to the Adobe site to obtain the free software.

F A Q

Please also refer to F A Q form Prospective students.

[Contact address]
Admissions Section
Educational Affairs Division
Nara Institute of Science and Technology
8916-5 Takayama, Ikoma Nara 630-0192 Japan
TEL: +81(743)72-5083
E-mail: exam[at]ad.naist.jp