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Overview of Admission

Be sure to read through the Admission Guidelines to confirm the details of procedure and contents of examination.However, the Application Guidelines for admission are Japanese only, and examinations of specialization for master’s program are also carried out only in Japanese.

Admission Capacity

Master's Program

Department Program Capacity Number of Place Available
Admission upon Recommendation Standard Admission Special Admission for Mature Students
Department of Informatics Media Science and Engineering Program 110 44 66
Management Science and Social Information Program
Information Security Engineering Program
Department of Computer and Network Engineering Mathematical Information Science Program 150 60 90
Computer Science Program
Information and Communication Engineering Program
Electronics and Information Engineering Program
Department of Mechanical and Intelligent Systems Engineering Measurement and Control Systems Program 105 42 63
Advanced Robotics Program
Mechanical Systems Program
Department of Enginering Science Electronic Engineering Program 135 54 81
Optical Science and Engineering Program
Applied Physics Program
Chemistry and Biotechnology Program
Total 500 200 300

Doctoral Program

Department Program Capacity Number of Place Available
Standard Admission / Special Admission for Mature Students
Department of Informatics Media Science and Engineering Program 13 13
Management Science and Social Information Program
Information Security Engineering Program
Department of Computer and Network Engineering Mathematical Information Science Program 18 18
Computer Science Program
Information and Communication Engineering Program
Electronics and Information Engineering Program
Department of Mechanical and Intelligent Systems Engineering Measurement and Control Systems Program 12 12
Advanced Robotics Program
Mechanical Systems Program
Department of Enginering Science Electronic Engineering Program 16 16
Optical Science and Engineering Program
Applied Physics Program
Chemistry and Biotechnology Program
Total 59 59

Screening Procedure

Master’s Program

Department of Informatics

Type of Selection Procedure Contents
Admission upon Recommendation Oral Examination and Interview Oral examination contains about your major in university, your senior thesis, motive for application etc.
Standard Admission Examination for Specialized Fields Foreign language English examination
Evaluation is based not on a written examination, but on a score of TOEIC or TOEFL.
Specialization [180 minutes]        
○Requirements
Linear Algebra and Calculus

○Electives Choose 3 subjects subjects from the following 4 subjects
(1) Algorithms and Data Structure 
(2) Probability ・ Operations Reserch 
(3) Discrete Mathematics
(4) Computer Engineering
Oral examination Conducted by each department. 
Special Admission for Mature Students Essay examination Write an essay on the theme given by your prospective department.
Oral examination The examination is conducted on the basis of the application documents. It includes questions on your specialized field, a foreign language, your research achievements and your research plan, etc.

Department of Computer and Network Engineering

Type of Selection Procedure Contents
Admission upon Recommendation Oral Examination and Interview Oral examination contains about your major in university, your senior thesis, motive for application etc.
Standard Admission Examination for Specialized Fields Foreign language English examination
Evaluation is based not on a written examination, but on a score of TOEIC or TOEFL.
Specialization [210 minutes]

○Requirements
Linear Algebra and Calculus

○Electives
Choose 3 subjects from the following 8 subjects
(1) Electric Circuit
(2) Electromagnetism Fundamentals
(3) Fundamental Mathematics for Information and Communication Engineering
<You must select either a or b>
(a) Vector Calculus
(b) Probability and Statistics
(4) Signal Processiong
(5) Automata and Discrete Mathematics, Fundamental Algorithms
(6) Principle of Computer
(7) Numerical Analysis and Mathematical Optimization
(8) Algorithm and Programming
Oral examination Conducted by each department.
Special Admission for Mature Students Essay examination Write an essay on the theme given by your prospective department.
Oral examination The examination is conducted on the basis of the application documents. It includes questions on your specialized field, a foreign language, your research achievements and your research plan etc.

Department of Mechanical and Intelligent Systems Engineering

Type of Selection Procedure Contents
Admission upon Recommendation Oral Examination and Interview Oral examination contains about your major in university, your senior thesis, motive for application etc.
Standard Admission Examination for Specialized Fields Foreign language English examination
Evaluation is based not on a written examination, but on a score of TOEIC or TOEFL.
Specialization [180 minutes]

○Requirements
(1) Mathematics
Calculus (including ordinary differential equations)
Linear Algebra
(2) Physics
Classical Mechanics and Electromagnetism

○Electives
Choose 2 subjects from the following 8 subjects
(1) Mechanics and Materials
(2) Dynamics of Machinery
(3) Thermo Dynamics
(4) Fluid Dynamics
(5) Control Engineering
(6) Electric Circuits
(7) Digital Signal Processing
(8) Applied Mathematics
Oral examination Conducted by each department.
Special Admission for Mature Students Essay examination Write an essay on the theme given by your prospective department.
Oral examination The examination is conducted on the basis of the application documents. It includes questions on your specialized field, a foreign language, your research achievements and your research plan etc.

Department of Engineering Science

Type of Selection Procedure Contents
Admission upon Recommendation Oral Examination and Interview Oral examination contains about your major in university, your senior thesis, motive for application etc.
Standard Admission Examination for Specialized Fields Foreign language English examination
Evaluation is based not on a written examination, but on a score of TOEIC or TOEFL.
Specialization [180 minutes]

Select 2 subjects from the following 5 subjects
(1)Fundamental Mathematics and Electromagnetism
One problem on Rudimentary Mathematics and one problem on Electromagnetism
(2) Physics
One problem on Classical Dynamics and one problem on either Quantum Mechanics or Statistical Mechanics
(3) Chemistry
Two problems on Chemical Thermodynamics, Quantum Chemistry, Spectroscopy, Organic Chemistry and Inorganic Chemistry
(4) Biology
Two problems on Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry and Neurobiology
(5) Engineering
Examinee must answer (a), and choose (b) or (c)
(a)Basic Electric/ Electronic Circuit Theories
(b)Electrical Properties of Solids and Basic Electronic Devices
(c) Fundamentals of Optical Waves
Oral examination Conducted by each department.
Special Admission for Mature Students Essay examination Write an essay on the theme given by your prospective department.
Oral examination The examination is conducted on the basis of the application documents. Questions in the exam cover your specialized field, a foreign language, your research achievements and your research plan etc.

Doctoral Program

All Departments

Type of Selection Procedure Contents
Standard Admission English Evaluation is based not on a written examination, but on a score of TOEIC or TOEFL.
Oral Examination About your academic ability for your field, Master's thesis, etc.
International students will be asked about the ability of Japanese language
Special Admission for Mature Students Oral Examination About your academic ability for your field, Master's thesis, research plan, other papers, research achievements, etc.
International students will be asked about the ability of Japanese language

English examination

Master's Program (Standard Admission) and Doctoral Program (Standard Admission)

Evaluation is based on the score of TOEIC or TOEFL. There is no written examination at UEC. Be sure to confirm the following notes and also the Application Guidelines.

Notes

  • You should submit the TOEIC Official Score Certificate or TOEFL Examinee Score Report, which has been taken after August 2015 for the entrance exam in August 2017 and after February 2016 for the entrance exam in February 2018.
  • The score sheet must be an original. A photocopy and a score printed from the websites are not acceptable.
  • The scores of TOEIC L&R (Listening & Reading) and TOEFL iBT are acceptable. The score sheet sent to the university from the testing organization directly will not be accepted.
  • TOEIC-IP, TOEFL-ITP and other tests conducted on a special group system basis will not be accepted.
  • TOEIC S&W (Speaking & writing) will not be accepted.
  • If you cannot provide the score sheet with your application documents, your application will not be accepted.

October Enrollments

Please be sure that you cannot apply for both of the entrance exam for October enrollment and April enrollment in the same year. If you want to know the detail, please send inquiry to the Admission Office.

Master’s Program

For the international students who want to enroll in October 2017, UEC give an entrance exam (Standard Admission). It is at the same time and in the same way as the August entrance exam for April 2018 enrollments.

Doctoral Program

For those who want to enroll in October 2017, UEC give an entrance exam (Standard Admission). It is at the same time and in the same way as the August entrance exam for April 2018 enrollments.

Contact

If you have any question or coment for admission, please contact through following contact form.

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