Foreign nationals (except for those holding Permanent Resident or Special Permanent Resident status in Japan) are required to complete the prescribed procedure prior to an application for the NAIST Entrance Examination in order to facilitate support for travel to Japan and enrollment in NAIST. Please note that if you do not follow this procedure, your application will not be accepted.

A receipt will be issued after confirmation by the International Affairs Division, so please keep it until your entrance application is completed.
You do not need to complete this procedure when you apply again, as long as the above receipt is still valid.

How to submit the application form

Download and fill out the application form below and email it to the address below.

Deadline for submission[Must be followed]

One month prior to the start date of the application

〈Master's Course〉
-1st Exam for Spring 2022 [2nd Exam for Fall 2021]:May 7, 2021
-2nd Exam for Spring 2022           :August 18, 2021
-3rd Exam for Spring 2022 [1st Exam for Fall 2022]:January 7, 2022

〈Doctoral Course〉
-1st Exam for Spring 2022 [2nd Exam for Fall 2021]:June 28, 2021
-2nd Exam for Spring 2022 [1st Exam for Fall 2022]:December 24, 2021

*If you miss above the deadline for the exam you wish to take, your entrance application will not be accepted.

Submit to

International Affairs Division (intl-support[at]ad.naist.jp)

※Notes
  • If you do not receive a reply within two weeks of submission, please contact the International Affairs Division (intl-support[at]ad.naist.jp).
  • Change the "[at]" in the address to @.

For inquiries, please contact
About the procedure prior to application
International Affairs Division(intl-support[at]ad.naist.jp)
For application documents and general information about entrance examinations
Admissions Section, Educational Affairs Division(exam[at]ad.naist.jp)