International Peace and Co-existence Program,International Economic Development Program,International Education Development Program

Please read the Application Guidebook carefully as ADMISSION QUALIFICATIONS and REQUIREMENTS differs for each selection.

Master’s Course

Category of Selection

  • General Selection
  • Special Selection for Working Citizens
  • Special Selection for Senior Citizens
  • Special Selection for International Students

Special Selection for International Students

Special Selection for International Students is ONLY applicable for non-Japanese citizen residing outside of Japan.Non-Japanese applicants residing in Japan should apply for the General Selection.Application documents are not available on this page. Please contact to our office for prescribed forms.


April 2024

Application Period

November 2 to November 13, 2023 by 5:00p.m.

Announcement of Admission

December 22, 2023


October 2024

Application Period

May 7 to May 17, 2024 by 5:00p.m.

Announcement of Admission

June 24, 2024

General Selection・Special Selection for Working Citizens ・ Special Selection for Senior Citizens  


October 2023・April 2024
Submission Period for Preliminary Evaluation of Admission Requirements(* 1) June 26 to June 30, 2023 by 5:00p.m.

Application Period

July 14 to July 21, 2023 by 5:00p.m.
Written Exam August 21, 2023
*Please refer to the Application Guidebook for eligible programs and selection categories.

Oral Exam

August 22, 2023

Announcement of Admission

September 1, 2023  12:00p.m. (tentative schedule)

Please download the prescribed forms of application documents below.

Note: (*1) Some Applicants are required to undergo a preliminary evaluation of admission requirements.For detailed information with preliminary evaluation, please refer to the Application Guidebook.

Inquiries, Submission

Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences,Hiroshima University (Graduate Student Section,Support Office for the fields of International Development and Cooperation )1-5-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima, 739-8529 
Tel: +81-(0)82-424-4680
・To send e-mail, type “” after the portion of the respective e-mail address.