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2019 Entrance Examination (for admission in April 2019)

Announcement

2019 Application Guidelines

All pages of the 2019 Application Guidelines for General Screening (February examination) are available for download in .PDF format.

For information on how to request a physical copy of the Application Guidelines for General Screening (including application forms), click here.

For frequently asked questions regarding the 2019 Entrance Examinations, click here. (file in Japanese)

Correct answers and intent of questions for given during the 2018-19 Entrance Examinations can be viewed on request.

Period Monday, November 12 ~ Wednesday, November 21, 2018 (excluding Saturday, Sunday, and national holiday)
Time 10~11:30, 13:30~16:00
Venue Admission Division, Admissions Office, Department of Education Development, 1st Basement, Administration Bureau, Suita Campus, Osaka University
Application Please fill out an application form at the Admission Division Admissions Office and get receive permission.
Subjects* Chinese, Korean

* Details of the subjects of the 2018-19 Individual Achievement Examinations at Osaka University (February exams) are available. For subjects other than the above subjects, please refer to books available at bookstores.
Viewers are allowed note-taking but not photography and photocopying of examination papers.
If a time slot fills up, you may be asked to wait for the next available time.
You cannot make a reservation for viewing.

Schedule


February Exams
Registration period for the Web Application System
Tuesday, January 15 ~ February 6, 2019
Application acceptance period
Monday, January 28 ~ February 6, 2019

Announcement of successful applicants

of the entrance examinations given by the

National Center for University

Entrance Examinations 

Wednesday, February 13
Individual Achievement Examinations Monday, February 25

Tuesday, February 26
Interviews at the Faculty of Medicine (Medicine) and School of Dentistry only

Announcement of successful applicants of
Individual Achievement Examinations
Saturday, March 9

Quotas

School of
Department February Exams
Letters Humanities 135
Human Sciences Human Sciences  115
Foreign Studies Foreign Studies Chinese 36


Korean 16


Mongolian 16


Indonesian 10


Filipino 10


Thai 13


Vietnamese 13


Burmese 16


Hindi 16


Urdu 16


Arabic 22


Persian 16


Turkish 16


Swahili 16


Russian 22


Hungarian 13


Danish 16


Swedish 16


German 30


English 54


French 22


Italian 16


Spanish 31


Portuguese 26


Japanese 27

Foreign Studies total 505
Law Law
153

International Public Policy
72

Law total 225
Economics Economics and Business
198
Science
Mathematics
42

Physics
66

Chemistry
69

Biological Sciences Biology Course 25

Life Science Course 20

Sciences total 222
Medicine Medicine
95

Health Sciences Course of Nursing 72


Course of Medical Physics and
Engineering
36


Course of Laboratory Science 36

Medicine total 239
Dentistry Dentistry
48
Pharmaceutical Sciences Pharmacy
65
Engineering Applied Science
195

Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Science
223

Electronic and Information Engineering
145

Sustainable Energy and Environmental Engineering
67

Global Architecture
106

Engineering total 736
Engineering Science Electronics and Materials Physics
90

Chemical Science and Engineering
75

Systems of Science
151

Information and Computer Sciences
74

Engineering Science total 390
Total
2,878

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