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

Schedule for Starting in April 2023
(For All Full-time Students)

  1. September 26-
    October 3, 2022
    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 7-14, 2022
    Submission of applications for undergraduate
    * No prior consultation with a teacher needed.
  3. October 29, 2022
    Entrance examination for graduate
  4. November 14, 2022
    Results notification for graduate
  5. November 15-24, 2022
    Enrollment fee payment for graduate
  6. November 20, 2022
    Entrance examination for undergraduate
  7. December 3, 2022
    Results notification for undergraduate
  8. December 5-15, 2022
    Enrollment fee payment for undergraduate
  9. December 5, 2022-
    January 10, 2023
    Tuition fee (half the annual total fee) payment for undergraduate
  10. March 3-24, 2023
    Tuition fee (half the annual total fee) payment for graduate
  11. April 1, 2023
    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 for AY2023 is not announced yet.

  1. June 13-20, 2022
    Submission of applications
  2. July 2, 2022
    Entrance examination
  3. July 14, 2022
    Results notification
  4. July 15-25, 2022
    Enrollment fee and Tuition fee (half of the annual tuition) payment
  5. September 1, 2022
    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