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.
*The application process is expected to be conducted online, but due to potential problems associated with the novel corona virus, there remains a possibility that it will be necessary to rely on a paper-based system.
Whether the application process will be online or paper-based will be confirmed on the PEAK website on September 1st, 2020.
If you believe your application will be affected by the novel corona virus situation (e.g. due to cancelation of a standardized test), please consult with the PEAK Undergraduate Admissions Office before applying.
Please see "2. Eligibility" of the Application Guidelines.
1. Application Form
3. Official School Transcripts
4. Official Examination Results for Academic Ability (Standardized Examinations)
5. Official Test Scores for English Proficiency (if applicable)
6. Certificate of (Expected) Graduation
8. School Profiles (if applicable)
9. Other Documentary Evidence of Achievements (if applicable)
For further details, please see "4. Required Documents" of the Application Guidelines.
Application Schedule for 2021 Enrollment
|1. Application Period|| |
October 30, 2020 - November 30, 2020 (paper-based)
or December, 2020 - January, 2021 (if conducted online)
Submit the application materials 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|| |
Applicants are initially assessed on their educational achievements and the content of their application essays. Reviewers also take into consideration the evaluation forms and other materials submitted by the applicant.
|3. Invitation of an Interview|| |
Late January 2021
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：
February, 2021 - March, 2021
All interviews are conducted online. During the interview, the applicant may be asked to provide written answers to questions given by the interviewers.
|5. Acceptance|| |
April 5, 2021
Places for the PEAK programs at the University of Tokyo are offered to successful applicants.
|6. Enrollment Decision|| |
May 7, 2021
Deadline for the return of your Letter of Intent. Administrative procedures for preparation to study in Japan begin.
7. The First Package:
Mid May, 2021
Instructions about enrollment procedures are sent to those who have returned the Letter of Intent to accept a place at the University of Tokyo.
|8. Payment of Admission Fee|| |
Late May, 2021
Students who have been given an unconditional offer are asked to pay the admission fee.
Late August, 2021
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:
Late July, 2021
Instructions about orientation and enrollment registration are sent to the students.
|10. Enrollment|| |
September 1, 2021
The University of Tokyo (PEAK) academic year commences.
The applicant should make a payment of the application fee.
The payment procedure will be provided in advance of the payment period.