Sophia University

Admissions General Information for Non-Matriculated Students

General Information for Non-Matriculated Students

Non-Matriculated graduate students (Kamokuto Rishusei) are persons of any nationality who wish to take one or more courses of their choice, up to 10 credits in one year, but do not intend to earn a degree from Sophia. Students are accepted for a period of one semester. Applications are accepted for the Spring and Autumn Semester.
We do not accept applicants who are in Japan on a temporary visitor visa.

Autumn Semester 2021

※Please check the syllabus information of autumn semester 2021 regarding the Class format, which is scheduled to be released on September 1.
※Please prepare the internet environment by yourself.

Graduate Program in Global Studies

■Application Period

August 16 - August 23

■Application Procedure

  1. Application Procedure(146.84 KB)
  2. Course List(13.22 KB)
  3. Syllabus

■Application Materials

  1. Application Form(95.34 KB)
  2. Statement of Purpose(95.34 KB)
  3. Recommendation Letter Form(123.24 KB)
  4. Remittance Form for Application Fee(71.61 KB)
  5. Certificates
    (For details, please refer to the application procedure)