Important information regarding the entrance examination (Updated as of April 22, 2022)
Our school has three kinds of entrance exam: there is a Commendation Entrance Exam and a General Entrance Exam for our two-year graduate program as well as a separate exam for our one-year Instensive Course for Persons with Work Experience. Here, the Intensive Course for People with Work Experience is geared towards people engaged in groundbreaking research or development and those who have made achievements in their careers or in the creation of artistic or technological works. In this course, a curriculum that usually takes two years is condensed to one year under the condition that students proceed with their research based on their previous accomplishments.
|Type of Exam||Commendation||General||Intensive Course|
|Course||Graduate (two-year)||Graduate (two-year)||Graduate (one-year)|
|Test Criteria||Review of appliant documents, Interview||Review of appliant documents, essay test||Review of appliant documents, Interview|
|Test date||June 25, 2022||
First: October 8, 2022
Second: February 4, 2023
|First: June 25, 2022
Second: October 8, 2022
Third: February 4, 2023
The different tests have different requirements for who is eligible; please check the Admissions Outline for more information. For the General Entrance Exam and the exam for the Intensive Course for People with Work Experience, applicants are not required to have a bachelor's degree to take the exam if their qualifications have been approved through a prior evaluation.
|Type of Examination||2023 Commendation Entrance Examination
2023 First Round Intensive Course for Persons with Work Experience Entrance Examination
|2023 First Round Entrance Examination
2023 Second Round Intensive Course for Persons with Work Experience Entrance Examination
|2023 Second Round Entrance Examination
2023 Third Round Intensive Course for Persons with Work Experience Entrance Examination
|Submission Period of Eligibility Evaluation||Not implemented||August 1 -
August 5, 2022
|Novemver 17 -
Novemver 24, 2022
|Submission Period for Applications||June 6 -
June 9, 2022
|September 15 -
September 21, 2022
|January 16 -
January 19, 2023
|Entrance Examination||June 25, 2022||October 8, 2022||February 4, 2023|
|Announcement of Results||July 8, 2022||October 14, 2022||February 10, 2023|
|Admission Paperwork Deadline||August 1, 2022||November 4, 2022||February 28, 2023|
Intensive Course for Persons with Work Experience
If you need a print copy of these documents, come by the school or contact us using the form below. When writing a request, let us know where to send the documents: your postal code, address, name, and telephone number. The cost of the postage will be charged to the recipient.
Send the application documents to us via mail by the submission deadline. When applying from overseas, please contact our school's Academic Office beforehand.
※The Admission Guidlines for the Intensive Course for Persons with Work Experience is only available for download.
At the IAMAS Annual the results of master's student's research and projects conducted at IAMAS are presented.
Before the entrance exam period begins, IAMAS holds information sessions and an open house. At the information sessions, people who are considering applying to IAMAS can talk to faculty members one-on-one about research and student life at our school. The Open House is held in the IAMAS school building, and features a school tour, lectures by faculty members, and exhibitions of work and reserach. If you are interested, we hope to see you there!Open House on the web About the Information Sessions