Information on Entrance Examinations

Admission Guidelines for Graduate School

Master’s Program

※ The Link to download the guidelines is at the bottom of this page.

1 Admission Policy

-The Health Sciences course is looking for the following applicants -

<Objectives of human resource development>

  1. (1) Persons who understand holistic medicine and have sophisticated expertise and skills
  2. (2) Persons who have the basic literacy to practice education and researches in the specialized field
  3. (3) Persons who can engage in community-based activities as health care/welfare professionals
  4. (4) Persons who can engage in international health care and welfare activities

<Capabilities and qualities required for enrolled students>

  1. (1) Persons with the desire to make a contribution to society in the health care and welfare fields.
  2. (2) Persons who enter the subsequent doctoral program (Ph.D.) of the Health Sciences course and aspire to be educators/researchers

<Screening method>

 We comprehensively evaluate the results of essay-type test, foreign language test and oral test, and the academic transcript of the applicant and the application documents such as the outline of his/her preferred study. The essay-type test measures his/her general knowledge and thinking power on health science and medical science. The foreign language test measures his/her reading comprehension of the English literature. We also conduct entrance examinations for working people and international students in addition to a general entrance examination.

2 Number of students recruited

Major Unit Number of students recruited
Health Sciences
  • Unit of Fundamental Health Sciences
  • Unit of Applied Health Sciences
  • Unit of International and Community Health Sciences
17

Schedule for entering examination in 2020

Year Date Contents
2019 July 5 Screening of application eligibility

The result of the qualification screening wil be noticed to each applicant by Friday July 26, 2019.
July 5 Application deadline for Entrance Exam for Foreign Applicants
From July 29
to August 1
Application Period
September 8 Examination date
October 4 Announcement of Successful Applicants

Schedule for entering examination(secondary)

Year Date Contents
2019 November 29 Screening of application eligibility

The result of the qualification screening wil be noticed to each applicant by Friday December 23, 2019.
November 29 Application deadline for Entrance Exam for Foreign Applicants
2019・
2020 
From December 24
to January 6
Application Period
February 2 Examination date
February 27 Announcement of Successful Applicants

※Please refer to the Admission Guidelines for the Course of Health Science in Graduate School of Health Sciences (Master's Program)

3 Entrance examination for international students

 Gunma University has decided to hold an entrance examination for international students who wish to enroll in the Course of Health Sciences in Graduate School of Health Sciences (Master’s Program) secondary in April 2020.
 In this examination, scores of English tests done by private companies can be used as a material for its selection instead of taking the foreign language of the examination subject.
 A few students to be recruited.
 Please refer to the Admission Guidelines for the Course of Health Sciences in Graduate School of Health Sciences (Master’s Program) which will be issued in November 2019 for more details.

Contact: Admission Section, Student Affairs Office,
    Administration Division in Showa Campus, Gunma University.
    E-mail: kk-mgakumu5★jimu.gunma-u.ac.jp(Please change ★ to @)

4 Admission Guidelines for Master’s Program(secondary)

 Admission Guidelines for the Course of Health Sciences in Graduate School of Health Sciences(Master's Program) secondary will be issued in November 2019.

 You can download the guidelines of the Second Recruitment by clicking here.〔PDF:1.89MB〕

 When you apply, print each form* in A4-size (210mm ☓ 297mm) and send them to the following address by registered mail.

* Regarding the page of Form-3 and-4, please print it in one page.

Mail address for application :
Admissions Section, Educational Affairs Office
3-39-22 Showa-machi, Maebashi City, Gunma 371-8511, Japan
TEL +81-27-220-7797

Doctoral Program

※ The Link to download the guidelines is at the bottom of this page.

1 Admission Policy

-Our Doctoral Program is recruiting for the following applicants. -

<Objectives of human resource development>

  1. (1) Persons who can practice creative or interdisciplinary researches in the health care and welfare fields
  2. (2) Persons who can practice a high degree of education in the health care and welfare fields
  3. (3)Persons who have a high level of expertise and technique in health sciences and will become a leader in the health care and welfare fields
  4. (4) Persons who can engage in guidance, education and research in the international health care and welfare fields

<Capabilities and qualities required for enrolled students>

  1. (1) Persons who aspire to make a contribution to society with Master’s level expertise and research experience in the health care and welfare fields
  2. (2) Persons with the aspiration to make a contribution to society in the health care and welfare fields in the future

<Screening method>

 We comprehensively evaluate the results of the academic examination (foreign language (English)and the oral test, achievements including the Master’s thesis or achievements including academic papers you have published as first author, and academic performance. The foreign language test measures your reading comprehension of the English literature. The oral test asks specialized knowledge and research capability individually to evaluate the adequacy and motivation as researcher or professional with a high level of expertise.

2 Number of students recruited

Major Area Number of students recruited
Health Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Laboratory Sciences
  • Rehabilitation
10

Schedule for entering examination in 2020

Year Date Contents
2019 November 29 Screening of application eligibility

The result of the qualification screening wil be noticed to each applicant by Friday December 23,2019.
November 29 Application deadline for Entrance Exam for Foreign Applicants
2019・
2020 
From December 24
to January 6
Application Period
February 2 Examination date
February 27 Announcement of Successful Applicants

※Please refer to the Admission Guidelines for the Course of Health Science in Graduate School of Health Sciences (Doctoral Program)

3 Entrance examination for international students

 Gunma University has decided to hold an entrance examination for international students who wish to enroll in the Course of Health Sciences in Graduate School of Health Sciences (Doctoral Program) in April 2020.
 In this examination, scores of English tests done by private companies can be used as a material for its selection instead of taking the foreign language of the examination subject.
 A few students to be recruited.
 Please refer to the Admission Guidelines for the Course of Health Sciences in Graduate School of Health Sciences (Doctoral Program) which will be issued in November 2019 for more details.

Contact: Admission Section, Student Affairs Office,
    Administration Division in Showa Campus, Gunma University.
    E-mail: kk-mgakumu5★jimu.gunma-u.ac.jp(Please change ★ to @)

4 Admission Guidelines for Doctoral Program

 Admission Guidelines for the Course of Health Sciences in Graduate School of Health Sciences (Doctoral Program) which will be issued in November 2019.

Details about the student recruitment for the coming fiscal year will be posted on our website once upon its schedule is fixed. Furthermore, you can check out Admission Guidelines for your reference from the link below.

 You can download the guidelines by clicking here.〔PDF:1.5MB〕

 When you apply, print each form* in A4-size (210mm ☓ 297mm) and send them to the following address by registered mail.

* Regarding the page of Form-4 and-5, please print it in one page.

Mail address for application :
Admissions Section, Educational Affairs Office
3-39-22 Showa-machi, Maebashi City, Gunma 371-8511, Japan
TEL +81-27-220-7797