◆2018 Selection procedure for Second Recruitment

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1. Application

According to the following Application guideline、send the necessary documents by registered express mail to the Research and Educational Unit of Leaders for Integrated Medical System (LIMS) Office (Refer below for the address to send your documents).

Application guideline for Master’s course and Doctoral course students

(application forms are not included. English part from page five.)

Application guideline for third year transfer students

(application forms are not included. English part from page five.)

Application period:Feb. 26 (Mon) ~ Feb. 27 (Tue), 2018 must arrive by 5:00 pm

*All applicants (including returnees from abroad) must also attend the Debate Class by March 6, 2018. (Refer to the Debate Class page for instructions)

2. Selection method, schedule

ENGLISH COMMON EXAMINATION
Each applicant is requested to take the TOEFL[iBT/ITP], TOEIC or IELTS test taken after 1st July 2015 and submit the official score results or certificates (original documents) to the LIMS office by 5:00 pm on Tuesday, March 6. [Personal submission of the official score results or certificates will be accepted at the examination room before the start of the mathematics examination, on Wednesday, March 7]. If the original documents of the official score results or certificates have already been submitted to the offices of graduate schools of Kyoto University for the entrance examination procedure, the applicants must contact and obtain approval of the LIMS Office to submit photocopies instead. If you sit a TOEFL[ITP]exam, you must ask the graduate school you pass the entrance examination for to send the official score results. The submitted scores will  be  converted  using the  conversion  table  of  this program.

Application as a returnee from abroad
Applicants who have been using English for researches or studies abroad for a long time may be evaluated for their English language proficiency without TOEFL/TOEIC/IELTS tests. Those applicants, who fall under this category, shall submit the following documents to the LIMS office by 5:00 pm on Friday, February 23.

○ Certificate of enrollment in junior high schools, high schools and undergraduate universities (equivalent of the Japanese school system).
○ Official transcripts from the schools and universities.

The applicants will be evaluated and may be exempted from TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS test based on the score statements. If submission of these documents is difficult, please consult the LIMS office.

*All applicants (including returnees from abroad) must also attend the Debate Class by March 6, 2018. (Refer to the Debate Class page for instructions)

MATHEMATICS

The written mathematics examination (undergraduate education level) will be held in English on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. The answers can be written in English or Japanese.(Details of place and time will be announced to applicants individually.)

AO SELECTION

The applicants who fulfill the required criteria of this program for the common English examination will undergo the mathematics examination and the AO selection. Each candidate will be evaluated by two professors: a written test in the morning, and an interview in the afternoon of Wednesday, March 7, 2018.

OVERSEA APPLICANTS (INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS)

Applicants who live outside Japan applying under recommendation of the President of their universities or Dean of affiliated faculties where they belong to at the time of application, will undergo selection method A or B (see below). Those applicants, who fall under this category, shall contact the LIMS Office by e-mail. Selection method will be decided and details will be announced to applicants individually.
(Deadlines for submission of application documents and English scores are the same as ENGLISH COMMON EXAMINATION.)

 A Mathematics report : Notification of examination question: March 1, 2018 and Submission period: from March 2 to 6 before 5pm
 B Online AO selection :  Either March 9 or 10

Announcement Of The Results

The end of March, 2018 (estimated)

CONTACT INFORMATION: ADDRESS FOR SUBMISSION OF DOCUMENTS

* We prepared FAQ pages for applicants. Please refer to FAQ —>For Application & Selection.

Research and Educational Unit of Leaders for Integrated Medical System (LIMS) Office,
Center for the Promotion of Interdisciplinary Education and Research,
Kyoto University

Room 402, 4F, Science Frontier Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine Campus
Konoe, Yoshida, Sakyo, Kyoto, 606-8501, JAPAN
TEL: (+81) 75-753-9334

For those who wish to apply via e-mail please contact here.