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Obtaining the Osaka University Guidebook

Obtaining Osaka University Guidebook

How to obtain Osaka University Guidebook for the 2019-2020 academic year 

(updated: July 17, 2018)

  1. Document request via Telemail
  2. Document request via "Mobacho"
  3. Document request by postal mail
  4. Document request at a counter

You can also view a digital copy of the Guidebook by clicking here.

1. Document request via Telemail 

1. Admission materials can be requested using the Telemail web page.

Click 資料請求はこちら

Application via cell phone 

*For details on how to obtain materials using Telemail, please follow the instructions at the above website.

2. Document request via interactive voice response

  1. Make a telephone call to the following number: IP phone: 050-8601-0101
  2. Input the 6-digit document request number.
Document name Document request no. Shipping cost Availability
Osaka University Guidebook 565031 ¥215
currently available

3. Then register in accordance with the voice instructions.
* Documents will arrive in 1 to 2 days after the scheduled shipping date. Please note that depending on the timing of the order and the destination, some documents may require 3 or more days for arrival. 

* An invoice for the shipping costs will be enclosed with your order . Please pay accordingly. (A separate processing fee is required.)

"Osaka University Application Guidelines" can be requested in addition to the Osaka University Guidebook.

  • Click here to request the Guidebook plus the "Application Guidelines."

Note: The Telemail Customer Center deal with orders and shipment of documents related to steps 1 and 2 above. For additional information, contact the center.

Telemail Customer Center
IP phone: 050-8601-0102 (9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.)

2. Document request via "Mobacho"

(1) Application via cell phone

Use the bar code below.


(2) Making application by computer

Payment must be made by credit card, but you can request materials at the same rate as in the case of application via cell phone.

Click on the banner at the right. Mobaccho


Shipping charges

    Osaka University Guidebook: ¥250
    Osaka University Guidebook + Application Guidelines: ¥350

How to pay shipping charges

1. Bill-paying service

*The shipping charge will be withdrawn with the phone charge. You can also pay by credit card. In this case, a handling charge of 50 yen is needed. 
*Depending on your phone type and price plan, you may not be able to use this service.
2. Paying at a convenience store
After receiving the guidelines, please pay the charge at a convenience store. In this case, a handling charge of 126 yen is needed.

Note: Daigaku Joho Center deals with orders and shipment of documents related to steps 1 and 2 above. For additional information, contact the Center.

Mobacho Customer Center, Daigaku Joho Center
Tel: 050-3540-5005 (9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. on weekdays)

3. Document request by postal mail

Applicants are requested to send the Admission Division (Admission Division, Department of Education and Student Affairs, 1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871) an envelope with "Request for Osaka University Guidebook" written in red on the front and your postal code, address, and name on the back. Enclose a self-addressed, 33.2 cm x 24.0 cm envelope with 250 yen's worth of postage stamps affixed. (Osaka University Guidebook will be available mid-July.)

If you are living outside Japan, please enclose an international return coupon for air mail weighing 250 grams with your request. For more information about airmail services, visit the Japan Post Co. website.

4. Document request at a counter

Osaka University Guidebook 2018~2019  are now available at the Admission Division and the Educational Affairs Section (or Student Affairs Section) of each undergraduate school.

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