Application Guidelines for Research Students

Application Guidelines for Research Students April 2022 Enrollment

Eligible Applicants

Graduated from a university or are recognized as having an academic aptitude equivalent or superior to that of university graduates.

Application Period

【Newly-arrived International Students】
Online application: December 6, 2021 –December 10, 2021
Submission deadline: December 20, 2021

【Japanese and International Students residing in Japan】
Online application: February 8, 2022 – February 14, 2022
Submission deadline: February 18, 2022

Click here for online application

*Available from December 6, 2021 10:00 a.m.
*Applicants must complete online application, pay application fee and send copies of the application documents by registered mail.


Graduate School Educational Affairs Section
Science and Life Science Administration Department, Hokkaido University
Science Building 2, first floor, Kita-10 Nishi-8, Kita-ku, Sapporo 060-0810, Japan
Phone: 011-706-3677


  1. Enrollment date is April and research period is one year in principle April 1, 2022 – March 31, 2023)
  2. If applicants have any questions regarding the application, please contact the office above.

Please refer to the PDF for more information:

Application Guidelines for Research Students April 2022 Enrollment