Admission

 Detailed admission information for Shizuoka University is available at Shizuoka University International Center (SUIC) web site .

Admission policy

1. Purpose of the education

 The faculty of engineering aims to nurture the graduated students who will respect the “free self-enlightenment based on humane considerations” and wish to contribute the realization of fruitful human society of the future. They acquire assured fundamental knowledge and practical skill in technology and they will make every effort to become leading persons for their society and industrial fields in their voyage to the world.

2. Educational process and goals

 The education is intended to enhance the ability of the students by teaching them the power to solve the problems practically, stimulating their originality for the development of science and technology, and fostering ample knowledge, with sensible and international mind. The students will react flexibly and actively on the diverse modern society after successful completion of the course study.

3. Preferred applicants

 The applicants should have interests in manufacturing with cooperative mind, positive attitude and high morality for the contribution to the society and have acquired basic academic ability to study engineering.

Faculty of Engineering:
Special Selection Examination for Foreigners (Undergraduate Course)

 This standardized special selection test is given in February every year. The enrollment date is in April. After the enrollment, foreign students take the same courses and follow the same curriculum plan as Japanese students.

 For this exam, prospective students must demonstrate Japanese language proficiency by taking the EJU (Examination for Japanese University Admission) and English language proficiency by taking the TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication), etc.

 One must have a fairly high level of proficiency in Japanese language to take the examination. The application form for the examination is available at Shizuoka University Admission Center website (Japanese only).

Faculty of Engineering:
NIFEE Program Examination (Undergraduate Course)

 The acceptance of new students by this NIFEE program closed in 2014.

 NIFEE is a special program for students from Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam. The enrollment date of the NIFEE program is in October. Click on the NIFEE link for details.

Faculty of Engineering:
Graduate School of Integrated Science and Technology, Department of Engineering:
Shizuoka University's Asia Bridge Program (ABP-SU)

 Shizuoka University's Asia Bridge Program (ABP-SU) is a degree program which provides undergraduate and master's students from Asian countries opportunities to develop academically, professionally, and personally. Click on the ABP-SU link for details.

Graduate School of Integrated Science and Technology, Department of Engineering:
Special Selection Examination for Foreigners (Graduate Cource)

 This is a special selection examination for students planning to enroll in the Graduate School of Integrated Science and Technology, Department of Engineering. Information and advice for students planning take this exam can be found on Shizuoka University International Center (SUIC) web site.

 Note that prospective students must enroll as research students prior to the examination. As a research student you will conduct an independent research project, under the supervision of an academic supervisor. You will also have the opportunity to attend Japanese classes in order to prepare for the examination.