Outlined below is the admission procedure for international applicants who wish to enroll in the Osaka Institute of Technology (OIT) as a fulltime student.
The schedule and details given below are for admission of the academic year 2022. Please also note that application procedures and examinations for admission are conducted in Japanese.

Schedule for Starting in April 2022
(For All Full-time Students)

  1. September 27-
    October 4, 2021
    Submission of applications for graduate
    * Candidates, except for applicants who wish to enter the Graduate School of Intellectual Property, must contact their prospective supervisor in the relevant department first.
  2. October 12-18, 2021
    Submission of applications for undergraduate
    * No prior consultation with a teacher needed.
  3. October 30, 2021
    Entrance examination for graduate
  4. November 15, 2021
    Results notification for graduate
  5. November 16-25, 2021
    Enrollment fee payment for graduate
  6. November 21, 2021
    Entrance examination for undergraduate
  7. December 4, 2021
    Results notification for undergraduate
  8. December 6-16, 2021
    Enrollment fee payment for undergraduate
  9. December 6, 2021-
    January 13, 2022
    Tuition fee (half the annual total fee) payment for undergraduate
  10. March 4-25, 2022
    Tuition fee (half the annual total fee) payment for graduate
  11. April 1, 2022
    Start of semester

Academic year / Semester

The academic year runs from April 1 of each year until March 31 of the following year. The first semester is from April 1 to March 31, and the second semester is from October 1 to March 31.

Schedule for Starting in September 2022
(For Full-time Students of Graduate School of Intellectual Property)

The schedule is not announced yet. Below is the schedule for starting in September 2021 listed just for your reference.

  1. June 14-21, 2021
    Submission of applications
  2. July 3, 2021
    Entrance examination
  3. July 15, 2021
    Results notification
  4. July 16-26, 2021
    Enrollment fee and Tuition fee (half of the annual tuition) payment
  5. September 1, 2021
    Start of semester

Academic year / Semester

The academic year runs from September 1 of each year until August 31 of the following year. The first semester is from September 1 to March 31, and the second semester is from April 1 to August 31.


For more information, contact us:
The OIT International Student Prospectus (in Japanese) is available on request.
OIT Admissions Office: OIT.Nyushi@josho.ac.jp