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Application (Self-financed Students)

Admission for Spring 2018 for Self-financed Students

*Admission for academic year 2018-2019 will start in December 2017

Seinan Gakuin University accepts self-financed students into its International Division for the Spring 2018 semester. Please see the following procedure.

1. QUALIFICATION
  1. A foreign national who will complete, or has completed, a secondary education and is qualified as an applicant for undergraduate study at the time of enrollment.

  2. Non-English speaker is required to have proficiency in English to understand the classes taught in English.(TOEFL-PBT 550, TOEFL-iBT 79-80, IELTS 6.0)

 However, proficiency in Japanese is not required for admission.

2. NUMBER OF STUDENTS TO BE ADMITTED
Several

3. APPLICATION PERIOD (Online Application and Required Documents)
Fall: December, 2016 --- March 31, 2017
Spring: July 1, 2017 --- September 30, 2017

4. ON-LINE APPLICATION

ON-LINE APPLICATION FORM
*Admission for academic year 2018-2019 will start in December 2017

*ACCOMMODATION Preference
Accommodation will be assigned to incoming students based upon the time and date the on-line application form is submitted (First-come, first-served basis) and the balance of partner universities. If the request for each accommodation exceeds its capacity reserved for incoming students, you will be considered for the second or third choice.

5. FINANCIAL COST
See Financial Costs and Aid.

6. REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

1 CHECKLIST FOR APPLICATION DOCUMENTS [PDF:79KB]

Please fill out this form and enclose when submitting the application.
2 OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT OF GRADES from ALL the post-secondary schools attended
3 FINANCIAL STATEMENT

Bank statement with official signature/seal must be submitted. It is important to show the Japanese immigration department that applicant has enough financial resources to stay for 10 months (for one semester only: 5 months). The fund must be evaluated in the actual currency that shows the equivalent amount of more than ¥1,600,000 (for one semester only: ¥800,000) in Japanese yen. In case the expense while in Japan will be partly or fully covered by any organizational fund, an official letter from the applicant's financial source should be attached.
*This information given to the CIE will be strictly confidential and be only used for the applicant's admission and visa purposes, not to be used for any other purpose.

4 RECORD OF PREVIOUS JAPANESE STUDIES [PDF:56KB]

In case the applicant has no history of studying Japanese, choose the answer "no".

5 PHYSICAL EXAMINATION RECORD [PDF:45KB]

Medical report must be filled completely. If some items are left blank, the reexamination of those items will be required before enrollment in Seinan Gakuin University


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COPY OF PASSPORT

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LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION
Aletter from an official institution or campany where the applicant is most recently, or currently, enrolled/belong to. A signature of the person who writes the letter and the institution or company's letterhead are necessary.

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CERTIFICATE OF PROFICIENCY IN ENGLISH (Non-native speakers only)

If the applicant's native language is another than English, it is required to submit a score of either TOEFL-PBT 550, TOEFL-iBT 79-80, or IELTS 6.0 to prove the proficiency in English. 

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4 PHOTOS (taken within three months)

Enclose 4 copies of 3cm x 4.5cm ID photo for visa purpose and for student ID card.
  • - A photo that shows the applicant pictured alone.
  • - The applicant should face squarely to the front and should remove any hats, caps or head coverings.
  • - There should be a plain background with no shadows.
  • - The photo must be sharp and clear.
 
10 INTERNATIONAL POSTAL MONEY ORDER for APPLICATION FEE
     

Please send the "International Postal Money Order" (not "Domestic") together with all application documents by the designated due date. The money order must show the amount equivalent to JPY 12,000.

Application fee is non-refundable even if an application is either rejected or enrollment is cancelled. SGU will contact the applicant by email after the money order is exchanged in Japanese Yen. Please contact us if the International Postal Money Order is no longer available in your country.

The money order should be payable to: Gakkou-Hojin Seinan Gakuin

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