2020 Admission Information

1.Date of Admission: April 2020

2.Candidate Selection System

Selection System

Number of Students to be Admitted

Main Target Time Period
A

Overseas Entrance Interview Examination for International Applicants in July

Main Points of Application Guide

Application Guide and Forms

A few International applicants who take the on-site examination within their own country

Application: June

Document Screening: July

Interview Examination: July

Result Notification: August

B

Overseas Entrance Interview Examination for International and Japanese Applicants in November

Application Guide and Forms

10 Applicants of all nationalities who take the on-site examination within their own country

Application: October

Document Screening: October

Interview Examination: November

Result Notification: December

C

On Campus Entrance Interview Examination for International and Japanese Applicants in November

Application Guide and Forms

10 Applicants of all nationalities who take the examination in Hiroshima

Application: October

Document Screening: October

Interview Examination: November

Result Notification: December

D

On Campus Entrance Interview Examination for International Applicants in February

Application Guide and Forms

A few

International applicants who take the examination in Hiroshima

*EJU is required. For details, please see the application guide.

Application: December

Document Screening: January

Interview Examination: February

Result Notification: March

Note: In the selection system C and D, applicants are required to take their interview in English at the Hiroshima University Higashi-Hiroshima campus. In the selection system A and B, applicants are not required to come to Japan for their interview. The applicants are requested to take their interview in English via Skype.

 3.English Language Requirements

 Applicants must submit any one of the following English proficiency certificates as an application requirement.

English Proficiency Test Scores Application Requirements
Selection System A, B and D Selection System C
1) Cambridge English

B2 First/ B2 First for Schools (FCE) or above (160 or above in overall score)
Names of the eligible tests are described below:
B2 First (FCE),B2 First for Schools (FCE)-accepted with a minimum overall score of 160
C1 Advanced (CAE)-accepted with a minimum overall score of 180
C2 Proficiency (CPE)-accepted with a minimum overall score of 200

B1 Preliminary/ B1 Preliminary for Schools (PET) or above (140 or above in overall score)
Names of the eligible tests are described below:
B1 Preliminary (PET), B1 Preliminary for Schools (PET) -accepted with a minimum overall score of 140
B2 First (FCE),B2 First for Schools (FCE)-accepted with a minimum overall score of 160
C1 Advanced (CAE)-accepted with a minimum overall score of 180
C2 Proficiency (CPE)-accepted with a minimum overall score of 200

2) EIKEN Pre-1st grade or above 2nd grade or above
3) GTEC (CBT Type only) 1190 or above 960 or above
4) IELTSTM(Academic Module) 5.5 or above 4.0 or above
5) TEAP (4 skills) 309 or above 225 or above
6) TEAP CBT (4 skills) 600 or above 420 or above
7) TOEFL iBT® 72 or above 42 or above
8) TOEIC® L&R and TOEIC® S&W 1095 or above
(L&R 785 or above and S&W 310 or above) 
790 or above
(L&R 550 or above and S&W240 or above)

Note: Applicants who satisfy either one of the following two requirements are not required to submit the above-mentioned English-proficiency certificates.

(1) Applicants who have undertaken three years or more of their secondary education(Senior high school, Junior high school, etc.) in English as their primary language of instruction.

(2) Applicants who are taking or have taken the International Baccalaureate Diploma with English as the language of instruction.

 


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