Entrance Examination Data for the past 3 years

As of April 1, 2022

CourseExamination CategoryYearNo. of ApplicantsNo. of Students who Subsequently EnrolledAmong Enrolling Students
Working Adults Other Fields Accelerated Placement
Master's CourseInformation science 2020 384 149 14 40 -
2021 424 167 16 26 -
2022* 394 132 3 31 -
Biological science 2020 185 109 2 22 -
2021 155 103 3 21 -
2022* 203 130 4 8 -
Materials science 2020 241 89 3 32 -
2021 207 92 4 19 -
2022* 157 99 2 2 -
Doctoral CourseInformation science 2020 61 56 14 9 -
2021 52 51 8 4 -
2022* 41 39 7 3 -
Biological science 2020 39 37 5 2 -
2021 38 37 3 0 -
2022* 16 14 1 1 -
Materials science 2020 32 31 9 0 -
2021 32 30 5 1 -
2022* 16 14 1 0 -

Note:

1. The numbers in the yellow boxes have been adjusted to include those students who were scheduled to enter NAIST as MEXT Scholars in fall of 2020 but changed their entrance to April 2021 due to restrictions limiting travel implemented for the COVID-19 conditions.

2. The numbers in the green box have been adjusted to include a re-admission student.

* Fall semester students not included.

Entrance Examination Data for Master's Course (2022)

As of April 1, 2022

Information science
No. of Applicants No. Students Subsequently Enrolling
1st 257 104
2nd 108 23
3rd 29 5
Screening of Specially Recommended International Students 0 0

Fall semester students are excluded.

Biological science
No. of Applicants No. of Students Subsequently Enrolling
1st 119 86
2nd 65 36
3rd 18 7
Screening of Specially Recommended International Students 1 1

Fall semester students are excluded.

Materials science
No. of Applicants No. of Students Subsequently Enrolling
1st 96 61
2nd 48 33
3rd 13 5
Screening of Specially Recommended International Students 0 0

Fall semester students are excluded.

Home School Locations for Students Enrolled in 2022

As of April 1, 2022

Master's Course
Japanese students (regions[prefecture])
Hokkaido 5
Tohoku 7
Kanto 46
Chubu 32
Kinki Shiga 32
Kyoto 49
Osaka 56
Hyogo 27
Wakayama 7
Nara 19
Mie 5
Chugoku 26
Shikoku 10
Kyushu 24
International students (countries/regions)
Canada 1
China 10
Haiti 1
Madagascar 1
Mauritius 1
The Philippines 1
U.K. 1
Doctoral Course
Japanese students (regions[prefecture])
Hokkaido 0
Tohoku 1
Kanto 5
Chubu 1
Kinki 53
Chugoku 0
Shikoku 0
Kyushu 0
International students (countries/regions)
China 1
France 1
Malaysia 3
Taiwan 1
Tanzania 1

Fall semester students are excluded.