All programs offered by the Faculty of Law are taught primarily in Japanese. To be eligible for a degree, international students must attain a high level of Japanese language ability. Applicants for admission to the undergraduate program in particular, are required either to pass Level 1 of the Japanese Language Proficiency.
Test offered by the Japan Educational Exchanges and Services (JEES), or to receive a score of 220 or higher on "Japanese as a Foreign Language" component of the Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU) offered by the Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO).
Another requirement for admission to the undergraduate program is to have a combined score of 240 or higher on "Japan and the World" and "Mathematics" of the EJU and above the following scores on the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): for the Paper-Based Test (PBT), 500; the Computer-Based Test (CBT), 173; and the Internet-Based Test (iBT), 61.
For more information about the application and admission to the undergraduate and graduate programs, including the Japanese Government Scholarship, please visit Information about Entrance Examinations for International Students, Osaka University.