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Online application for Hosei University Fall Admission

This page contains information on the application procedures.
For first-timers, please read over carefully before starting your application.
Please be sure to read the Application Guidelines as well.

About online application

The applicant must complete online application to apply. The main application process is described in [1] to [4] below. Read application guidelines available at http://exam.52school.com/guide/hosei-ebdp/guidebook/ carefully before making the application. Online application is not available before the start of the application period.

[1] Access the Hosei University online application system (http://exam.52school.com/guide/hosei-ebdp/) and enter the applicant information.
[2] Pay the screening fee on the application system using a credit card.
[3] Upload the self-introduction video on My Page(Except for GIS applicants)
[4] Print out and fill out the application documents and send them to Hosei University by post by the deadline.

Flow of application


Read application guidelines


Start online application and enter your personal Information


Pay screening fee


Upload Self-Introduction Video on My Page
(Except for GIS applicants)


Send application documents by post


System requirements

Browser version

Recommended checking For Windows environments For Macintosh environments
Please make JavaScript valid. Google ChromeInternet Explorer 9 and aboveInternet Explorer 10 and aboveInternet Explorer 11 and above* Start the Internet Explorer 10 from desktop in case you use the windows 8 for application.* Compatibility View mode of Internet Explorer is not recommended as there is a possibility of the website design, etc., being not viewable. SafariGoogle Chrome

PDF viewer software version

Recommended checking For Windows environments For Macintosh environments

Please check if the targeted .pdf file is the one printed after clicking on the "PDF Printing Confirmation."

Adobe Acrobat Reader DC* Reader for Windows 8 above is outside the recommended environment.* Please use Adobe Reader to view, not your browser's PDF Viewer or the like. Adobe Acrobat Reader DC* Preview on Mac OS is outside the recommended environment.* Please use Adobe Reader to view, not your browser's PDF Viewer or the like.

Mobile Device Requirements

* Below are the recommended environments, but some features would not work depending on the particular environment you are using. In that case, please access the website through a PC.

OS version

Recommended checking For Android environments For iOS environments
Please make JavaScript valid. Android 4.X.X ~
Android Chrome
iOS 8.1.2 ~

Application period

Read application guidelines to check the application period.

Before you apply

Check the methods for Screening fee payment.

Screening fee payment must be completed with the credit cards shown below.

  • Credit card
    visa.gif master.gif JCB AMERICAN EXPRESS DinersClub

* If you are paying by credit card, your application will be processed at the time of Registration and Application.

Prepare a printer for an A4 paper

Please prepare a printer for an A4 paper. Both black-and-white printing and color printing are acceptable.

Provide an e-mail address that can be used on your PC .

If you don't have an e-mail address, please create one before starting the online application.

  • Using e-mail addresses that are on free hosts such as Gmail or Yahoo! is at your own risk.
  • Please note that e-mails sent with regards to your online application can be directed to the Spam folder of your e-mail account.
  • Please note that after processing your Registration and Application, and Screening Fee Payment, respective e-mails on the aforementioned will be sent to your e-mail. These e-mails may be wrongfully deemed to be spam depending on your mail server - in which case, you may not receive them.

Prepare the application documents

Please prepare the application documents well in advance of the deadline for application because it may take longer time than you expect.
For the details of each documents, please refer to the Application Guidelines.