PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS (International Applicant)

Must meet one of the following criteria and possess sufficient English language proficiency in order to take college level courses in English (no prior knowledge of Japanese is required). By the time of enrollment at Meikai GMM:

1. Those who have completed, or are expected to complete, 12 years or more of formal education in foreign countries.

2. Those who hold, or are expected to hold, International Baccalaureate Full Diploma / French Baccalaureate / Abitur /GCE A Level, and are at least 18 years of age.

3. Those who have passed an examination demonstrating academic ability equivalent to 12 years of formal education, such as the GED (General Educational Development) test or another high school equivalency exam (Upper Secondary School Equivalency Examination), and are at least 18 years of age. 


Application Procedure

STEP1 Obtain Information Booklet

STEP2 Check your eligibility

STEP3 Prepare application documents

STEP4 Receive receipt of application

STEP5 Receive notification of admissions decision

STEP6 Enrollment



Entry Examination

*May be required if your English Proficiency with TOEFL/IELTS cannot be verified.


Application Documents

Application Forms

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Meikai Scholarships

●Honors Scholarships (Freshman)

Full exemption of tuition fees Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)N1

●Honors Scholarships (Sophomore and Later)

Full exemption of tuition fees

 Top 2% (Grade Point Average in previous year)

 *required to meet specific conditions of performance

Half exemption of tuition fees

 Top 5% (Grade Point Average in previous year)

 *required to meet specific conditions of performance

●Financial Support from other organizations

Aside from financial scholarships provided by the university, there are public organizations and private foundations in Japan which offer financial aid for students. Some may accept scholarship applications prior to coming to Japan. For more information, please check the website of Japan Student Services Organization


Student Housing

Meikai University has NO on-campus dormitories but we refer students to off-campus housing such as Apartments, Student Dormitories, Student Apartment Houses (other than homestays) and a shared house.