Application Procedure for Research Students Nara Institute of Science and Technology, 2021

As of December 2020

*Foreign nationals (except for those holding Permanent Resident or Special Permanent Resident status in Japan) are required to complete the prescribed procedure at the URL below.

https://www.naist.jp/en/international_students/prospective_students/preliminary_support-nr.html

1. Eligibility

University or college graduates, or those who are deemed by the Graduate School of Science and Technology as having equal or higher academic ability than university graduate.

2. Application procedure

*Foreign nationals (except for those holding Permanent Resident or Special Permanent Resident status in Japan) are required to complete the prescribed procedure at the URL below.

https://www.naist.jp/en/international_students/prospective_students/preliminary_support-nr.html

3. Required forms

Application forms will be sent after the procedure at the URL below.

https://www.naist.jp/en/international_students/prospective_students/preliminary_support-nr.html

4. Screening fee

9,800 yen

5. Deadline for application

Please see below for details.

https://www.naist.jp/en/international_students/prospective_students/preliminary_support-nr.html

6. Period of study

Up to one year. (Extension may be permitted under special circumstances.)

7. Screening method

Admission will be determined by the documents submitted.

8. Admission and tuition fees

Admission fee: 84,600 yen
Tuition fee: 29,700 yen per month

9. Notes

  1. Screening, admission and tuition fee can not to be refunded to applicants once paid for any reason.
  2. International students financed by the Japanese government (Kokuhi) are exempted from screening, admission and tuition fees.
  3. For more information, please consult with the Educational Affairs Division.

Contact

International Student Affairs Section:
ryugaku[at]ad.naist.jp