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Important Dates for the Partnership Track

See the table below for important dates. Please note that these dates are indicative, and subject to change.

Application Process Dates
Application Deadline December 10
Interviews and math tests of select applicants
Sample math test
March 1–March 31
Notification of results of application April 11
Deadline to accept scholarship April 18
Reserve or stand–by applicants are called, if necessary April 18–
Visa application process May–August
Arrival in Japan for participants in the Orientation Program July 9–11 (tentative)
Orientation Program Mid-July to late-September
Arrival in Japan
(For those scholars not participating in the Orientation Program)
GRIPS: October 1
HIT: September 20
IUJ: September 20
UT: September 22–24
Program registration period GRIPS: October 3–4
HIT: September 20
IUJ: October 1–9
UT: October 1
Courses begin GRIPS: October 5
HIT: October 1
IUJ: October 1
UT: October 3

Hitotsubashi University candidates are requested to submit the additional application form requested by the university no later than April 26, 2014.

Successful candidates for the UT are requested to submit the additional application form requested by the university, for the sake of formality. Such candidates will be contacted by the UT following the notification of the JISPA application results in mid-April.