Information on the Entrance Examinations

●For students from the countries/region* to which ABP scholarship applies.
*Sri Lanka, Nepal, India, Thailand, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Korea, Singapore, Philippines, Myanmar, Vietnam, Taiwan
Application Guide for October 2023 Special Admissions for International Student, English-based Master’s Degree Courses, Asia Bridge Program (ABP) 
[About ABP Scholarship] For 2023 ABP Master’s course admission, it is expected that maximum 20 students from the ABP countries will receive a financial support of 40,000 JPY per month for the first 12 months.
All successful applicants will be evaluated for this financial aid (no need for application), and the recipients will be selected according to their performance at the entrance examinations (document screening and interview examination).

●For students from the countries/region OTHER THAN above-mentioned
Application Guide for October 2023 Special Admissions for International Student, English-based Master’s Degree Courses

●For both students
[About JASSO Scholarship (Monbukagakusho Honors Scholarship for Privately-Financed International students)] Shizuoka University recommends students, who are selected based on their performance at the entrance examinations, to JASSO (Japan Student Services Organization) as the scholarship candidates. Please note that the candidates are required to have a certain level of English language proficiency. (equivalent to or above CEFR B2 level)

1.In case of any changes in the application requirements, announcement(s) will be made on the JASSO website by the end of January 2023. Please check for updates regularly.
2.Satisfying all the eligibility requirements does NOT mean your JASSO scholarship is guaranteed.
3.Students applying for Shizuoka University from within Japan are NOT eligible for this JASSO scholarship.

Preliminary Review of Eligibility Requirement 3b)
All the documents must arrive at  Interfaculty Graduate School of Mountain Watershed of Shizuoka University no later than Friday, January 27, 2023. The result of the preliminary review will be notified by Friday, February 24, 2023.
Applicants who fulfill the Eligibility Requirement 3a) do not need to apply for the preliminary review.

Online Application System
Master’s program online application site will open from noon, March 13 (Monday) to noon, March 24 (Friday), 2023.

Result of First Round Selection
First round selection results will be announced on Interfaculty Graduate School of Mountain Watersheds’ website on Tuesday, May 9, 2023

Results of Second Round of Selection
Second round selection results will be announced on Wednesday, June 14, 2023 on the same website above.


●ABP (Asia Bridge Program) 奨学金の対象国/地域*の方


静岡大学では入学試験にもとづいて選抜された学生を奨学金候補生としてJASSO(独立行政法人日本学生支援機構)に推薦します。推薦を受けるにはCEFR B2レベル以上の英語能力が必要となります。