Overview

The following is the overview of the admission process for PEAK programs. Full details on eligibility and application requirements can be found in the Application Guidelines.
You can download it here.

*The application process for PEAK September 2022 enrollment is conducted online.
The application period will be from November 22 to December 22, 2021.

Eligibility

Please see "2. Eligibility" in the Application Guidelines.
You can download it here.

Online Application

Applicants must complete the online application form by the application deadline.
They will be asked to directly input their personal information and an original essay.
In addition, two evaluations must be submitted.

Please check "How to apply" to understand how to complete the online application procedure.

Required Documents

1. Official School Transcripts
2. Official Examination Results for Academic Ability (Standardized Examinations)
3. Official Test Scores for English Proficiency (if applicable)
4. Certificate of (Expected) Graduation
5. School Profiles (if applicable)
6. Other Documentary Evidence of Achievements (if applicable)

For further details, please see "4.(4). Required Documents" in the Application Guidelines. You can download it here.

Application Schedule for 2022 Enrollment

 
1. Application Period

November 22 - December 22, 2021

Submit the application materials/information during this period. Applicants must choose one of the two programs (Japan in East Asia or Environmental Sciences) when applying. They will be evaluated based on the program they choose.

2. First Screening:Document Review

January 2022

Applicants are initially assessed on their educational achievements and the content of their application essays. Reviewers also take into consideration the evaluations and other materials submitted by them.

3. Interview Invitation

Late January 2022

Applicants receive the result of the first screening. Those selected are invited to attend an interview. The applicants must reply promptly to confirm their attendance at the interview.

4. Second Screening:

Interview

February - early March, 2022

All interviews are conducted online. During the interview, the applicants may be asked to provide written answers to questions given by the interviewers. ES applicants will be required to take a mathematics test before their interview.

5. Acceptance

April 4, 2022

Places for the PEAK programs at the University of Tokyo are offered to successful applicants.

6. Enrollment Decision

May 6, 2022

Deadline for registering applicants’ intent to be enrolled in PEAK. Administrative procedures for preparation to study in Japan begin.

7. The First Package:

Enrollment Procedures

Mid May, 2022

Instructions about enrollment procedures are sent to those who have registered their intent to accept a place at the University of Tokyo.

8. Payment of Admission Fee

Late May, 2022

Students who have been given an unconditional offer are asked to pay the admission fee.

Late August, 2022

Students who have been originally given a conditional offer and admitted on the submission of the final scores/grades are asked to pay the admission fee.

9. The Second Package:

Orientation Information

Late July, 2022

Instructions about orientation and enrollment registration are sent to the students.

10. Enrollment

September 1, 2022

The University of Tokyo (PEAK) academic year commences.

 

Application Fee

JPY5,000
The applicant should make a payment of the application fee.
The payment procedure will be provided in advance of the payment period.