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東京大学公共政策大学院 | GraSPP / Graduate School of Public Policy | The university of Tokyo

博士課程・大学院研究生 入学案内

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>>Learn more about Doctoral Education Program >>Learn more about Graduate Research Students Program

Admissions for Doctoral Course

Application Guidelines and Schedule for 2024-2025 [CLOSED] 

Application Guidelines and Application Forms

1st Recruitment (Zip 1MB)
Published on Oct. 18, 2023

2nd Recruitment (Zip 1MB) Published on Oct. 18, 2023
Enrollment Date Late September 2024 or April 1, 2024 Applicants who wish to enroll on April 1, 2024, please see “IV. Enrollment Dates, p.2” of the Application Guidelines. Late September 2024 or April 1, 2025
Application Period November 17, 2023 to December 15, 2023, 5pm (JST) [CLOSED]  April 1, 2024 to May 10, 2024, 5pm (JST) [CLOSED] 
Announcement of Candidates to be interviewed January 31, 2024, 2pm (JST) May 31, 2024, 2pm (JST)
Interview February 9 and February 13, 2024 June 7 and June 10, 2024
Announcement of Admitted Candidates February 21, 2024, 2pm (JST) June 19, 2024, 2pm (JST)

Application Procedures

Application documents must reach in PDF format during the application period above. Also, documents in their original forms must be sent by post to the PhD Desk during the application period above.

STEP1 ・Download the Application Guidelines and Application Forms from the link above and read through them carefully. ・Prepare the necessary application documents. ・Read through FAQ before proceeding to STEP2.
STEP2 Send the Application Form (Form#1 in Excel format) to the PhD Desk via e-mail.
STEP3 After reviewing the submitted application form, the PhD Desk will notify the applicant via e-mail with an application number and a link to upload application documents.
STEP4 Upload your application documents in one Zip file to the upload link provided.
STEP5 Mail the original application documents to the PhD Desk.

Admissions for Graduate Research Students Program     

2025_1st recruitment  [UPDATED] 2024_2nd recruitment [CLOSED]
Application Guidelines and Application Forms (Zip, 288KB) Published on June 20, 2024 (Zip, 248 KB) Published on April 5, 2024
Enrollment Date April 2025 or October 2025 October 2024 or April 2025
Application Period

MEXT Scholarship applicants : July 19,  2024 to August 1, 2024 NOON (JST)

Other applicants : September 4, 2024 to October 2, 2024 NOON (JST)

April 24, 2024 to May 24, 2024 NOON
Announcement of Successful Applicants by e-mail MEXT Scholarship applicants: August 28, 2024
Other applicants: November 20, 2024
June 24, 2024

 Contact Information

PhD Desk, Graduate School of Public Policy University of Tokyo ppin.j[at]