For Upcoming Students (September 2017 entrance)

This section provides useful and important information for new students (schedule, course registration, scholarship registration etc.).
Please make sure to read them carefully.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions Office (




Events during Orientation Period

Event & Orientation Schedule (2017.09.11 update)

Academic Calendar AY2017, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies

2017 September Health Check-up

Schedule details

2017 Orientation for International Students by Center for International Education, Waseda University (For international students excluding MEXT students)

2017 Orientation for MEXT Students by Center for International Education, Waseda University (For MEXT students)

Course Registration

Course registration guide for GSAPS and other graduate schools in Waseda university courses

Credit transfer application (For MA students)

Japanese Course Registration (For international students)
*Link for Center for Japanese Language, Waseda University
*Information for Fall semester will be updated on September 1st

 Scholarship Registration

*An international student with a [Permanent Resident], [Long Term Resident], [Spouse or Child of Japanese Citizen] or [Permanent Resident] status will be required to register as a Japanese student.

Scholarship Registration for Japanese Students*

Scholarship Registration For Privately-Financed International Students

 For newly arrived International Students

*”Certificate of Eligibility” will be sent by EMS as soon as it is issued.
  (Newly arrived international students only)

About Certificate of Eligibility

How to apply for part-time work permit at the airport

Application Form for Part-time Work Permit

Important Links to other departments of Waseda University

Waseda University Campus Map

→For access to GSAPS, see this page.

Center for International Education (Support for International Students and Study Abroad Program)

Residence Life Center (Dormitory and Housing)

International Community Center (On-campus Cultural Exchange)