Undergraduate International Students

Undergraduate International Students

Applications for April 2024 Enrollment

Admission Policy

Faculty of Commerce

Faculty of Economics

Faculty of Foreign Studies

Faculty of Social Welfare


All persons who are interested in applying to enroll in Kumamoto Gakuen University should begin by expressing their interest to us directly via e-mail, postal letter, fax, or telephone. Upon receipt of an inquiry we will send a copy of our Application Guide (Japanese). Please contact us in Japanese. Our contact details are as follows:

Student Capacity

Faculty Department No. of students accepted
Commerce Commerce several students
Hospitality Management several students
Economics Economics several students
Legal Economics several students
Foreign Studies English several students
Social Welfare Social Welfare several students


Application Period Jan. 15 -22, 2024
 (Applications must be received by the final date.)
Examination (Interview) Date Feb. 9, 2024
Examination Place Kumamoto Gakuen University
Announcement of Results Feb. 20, 2024
Admission fee payment deadline Mar. 1, 2024
First period tuition fee payment deadline and document submission deadline Mar. 8, 2024


Applicants who do not hold Japanese nationality and have completed or are expected to complete a curriculum which is equivalent to 12 years of school education in Japan, 8 years of which were completed in school outside of Japan, are eligible.

Selection Method

  1. Screening of the application documents
  2. Written examination(in Japanese)
  3. Interview

* We will conduct our own written examination in Japanese.

* The written examination is our original one, not the Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU).


Entrance Examination Fee



Admissions Office, Kumamoto Gakuen University
2-5-1 Oe, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto 862-8680 JAPAN
Tel +81-96-362-4095   FAX +81-96-366-8194