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For more information, please contact
Admissions Office
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS)
7-22-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku
Tokyo 106-8677, Japan
E-mail: admissions@grips.ac.jp

Thank you for your interest in applying to the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies. We are currently accepting online applications for 2022-2023 admission.

To access the Online Application Form, you need to register first by filling out this Online Entry Form. The Admissions Office will send you an ID and a password by e-mail.

You are required to complete the Online Entry Form as accurately as possible because the information you provide is crucial for determining whether you are eligible to apply for your program of interest and for scholarships. If there are no programs that meet the conditions you selected, please refer to our website and Online Application Guide for further information regarding our programs, scholarships and admission schedule.

Please use normal text, NOT “ALL CAPITAL LETTERS.”

*Required fields are marked with an asterisk

PERSONAL DATA
Full name *
As written in your passport, from left to right, top to bottom (English alphabet only)
Nationality *
Country of residence *
Gender *
Date of birth *
 Day/Month/Year
E-mail 1 *
E-mail 2
ENROLLMENT PLANS
Language of instruction *
Degree program *
Duration of study *
 years
Funding *
How do you plan to finance your studies at GRIPS?
How do you plan to finance your studies at GRIPS? Please select the most likely option.
 I would like to be considered for a scholarship allocated through GRIPS.
    (E.g., MEXT, ADB, WB, WCO, ICHARM RA)
 I will obtain funding from other institutions.
    (E.g., home country scholarship, MEXT extension, JICA scholarship)
 I will finance myself.
If you select "I will finance myself" or "I will obtain funding from other institutions," you will be required to provide a financial statement at the time of application showing that you have the funds necessary to cover the total cost of your studies for the first year (JPY 2,800,000).
Type of employment *
Work experience
Total number of years of full-time professional work experience *
years of experience at the time of application deadline (include all employment)
If you intend to apply to the Public Finance Program, please indicate the number of years you have worked as a government official in your home country.
Tax course  years of work experience in tax policy and administration as of March 4, 2022
Customs course  years of work experience in customs policy and administration at the time of enrollment at GRIPS
Program of interest *
Please click “Search” to select your program.

Other possible funding option(s)
If any other funding option(s) (in addition to the one you have selected above) may apply to your case, please tick the appropriate box(es) below.
 I would like to be considered for a scholarship allocated through GRIPS.
    (E.g., MEXT, ADB, WB, WCO, ICHARM RA)
 I will obtain funding from other institutions.
    (E.g., home country scholarship, MEXT extension, JICA scholarship)
 I will finance myself.
If you select "I will finance myself" or "I will obtain funding from other institutions," you will be required to provide a financial statement at the time of application showing that you have the funds necessary to cover the total cost of your studies for the first year (JPY 2,800,000).
OTHER QUESTIONS
If you are applying for other universities and/or scholarships, please state the names of the universities and/or scholarships. Otherwise enter "None." *

How did you learn about GRIPS? *
  May we send campaign mail to your e-mail address?
IMPORTANT: Please note that after you submit your Online Entry Form, you cannot change the information (e.g., program of interest, email address) that you provided there. You are advised to check your inputted information carefully before you submit the form.

Please submit your Online Entry Form by clicking the Submit button below. If your submission is successful, you will see a thank-you message.

 

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