Faculty of Law
Faculty of Law Faculty of Law

Admission Info for 2024 is posted.
For information on 2025, please check the entrance exam guidelines scheduled to be posted in July.

Entrance examination methods

Please select the entrance examination type you plan to take.

Number of students to be admitted

Departments Total enrollment capacity Type
Phase I Phase II Phase III
Law 375 94 30 18
Political Science 100 25 8 5

● The number of applicants for each examination category is expected to be the number of applicants who have completed the procedures.
● If the acceptance criteria are not met, the number of successful applicants may not reach the number of students to be admitted.

Selection Process

  • Statement of intent.
  • School records, etc.
  • Interview
    Time: Approximately 10 minutes / Format: One faculty member for one examinee
  • Basic ability aptitude test
    Select one method from essay method, one-subject method, and two-subjects method

Entrance examination schedule

[Phase I]
Application period: September 14th (Thursday) to September 29th (Friday), 2023
■ Selection test date: October 7th (Sat) and 8th (Sun), 2023 [Free choice of test date]
Date of announcement of results: November 1, 2023 (Wednesday)

[Phase II]
Application period: November 6th (Monday) to November 17th (Friday), 2023
■ Selection test date: November 25 (Sat) and 26 (Sun), 2023 [Free choice of test date]
■Result announcement date: Friday, December 1, 2023

[Term III]
Application period: December 1, 2023 (Friday) to December 11 (Monday)
■ Selection test date: Saturday, December 16, 2023
Date of announcement of results: December 21, 2023 (Thursday)

Free Choice of Examination Date System
You may take the examination for the same faculty, department, or course on two different days, or for different faculties, departments, or courses on one day each.

Basic Skills Aptitude Test

Essay method

Courses Subjects range
Short Essay Read sentences from about 1400 to 1800 characters, and write the abstract within 100 characters and opinion within 400 characters.

1-subject method / 2-subjects method

Courses Subjects range Course selection
Japanese Comprehensive Japanese (excluding classical literature and Chinese) 1 subject method
From 8 subjects
1 subject selection

The two-subjects method is
From 8 subjects
2 subjects selection
English Communication English I, Communication English II, English Expression I
Modern society Modern society
Politics and Economy Politics and Economy
Japanese history Japanese history B
World history World history B
Geography Geography B
Math Mathematics I

Available benefits and systems

Benefits of taking the exam for 2 days or more
If applicants take the examination for the same faculty, department, or course on two different days for each time period (Period I and Period II), the following scores will be used to determine whether the applicant passed or failed the examination.

1st day 2nd day Scoring Adoption Method
Essay method The scores of the basic ability aptitude test and interview are added up for each test day, and the highest score is adopted.
Single-subject method * 1
Double-subjects method* 1
Double-subjects method* 2 Double-subjects system* 2
Essay method * 2 Double-subjects method* 2 On the day of the Essay Method examination, the "essay score" and "interview score" are combined, and on the day of the single-subject method examination, the "total score of one subject" and "interview score" are combined, and the score for each day is calculated.
Essay method * 2 Double-subjects system* 2 On the day of the Essay Method examination, the "essay score" and "interview score" are combined, and on the day of the double-subject method examination, the "total score of two subjects" and "interview score" are combined, and the score for each day is calculated.
  • * 1Even if the elective subjects differ between the first and second days, the same method of scoring will be employed.
  • * 2Even if the method for the 1st day and 2nd day are opposite, the same method of employing scores is used.

English External Examination System
If you meet the standard score of the English proficiency/certification test designated by our university, you can use the results of the external English test by requesting at the time of application. This will be taken into account when making a pass/fail decision in the comprehensive selection process for the Faculty of Faculty of Law. For details, please check the "Entrance Examination Guidelines 2024".

Number of students to be admitted

Departments Total enrollment capacity Number of recruits *
Law 375 45
Political Science 100 12

● The number of applicants for each examination category is expected to be the number of applicants who have completed the procedures.
● If the acceptance criteria are not met, the number of successful applicants may not reach the number of students to be admitted.

  • * The public application system will be implemented in the first period, and the designated school system will be implemented in the first and second periods. Please note that the number of recruits is the total number for the I and II periods.

Eligible applicants

Open Enrollment System

Applicants must be recommended by the principal of the school from which they graduated as being sufficiently qualified to complete a university education.

Selection Process

Open Enrollment System

  • Basic ability aptitude test (Essay method)
  • Interview:
    Time: Approximately 10 minutes / Format: One faculty member for one examinee.
  • Document screening (School records, etc.)

Priority Admission School System

The high schools (Priority Admission School) to be recommended will be determined based on the past record of applicants and successful applicants.
For information on the selection process and the availability of Priority Admission Schools, please contact the respective high school or other institutions.

Entrance examination schedule

Open Enrollment System

[Phase I]
Application period: November 1st (Wednesday) to November 7th (Tuesday), 2023
■ Selection test date: Sunday, November 12, 2023
■Result announcement date: Friday, December 1, 2023

Priority Admission School System

[Phase I]
Application period: November 1st (Wednesday) to November 7th (Tuesday), 2023
■ Selection test date: Sunday, November 12, 2023
■Result announcement date: Friday, December 1, 2023

[Phase II]
Application period: December 1, 2023 (Friday) to December 11 (Monday)
■ Selection test date: Saturday, December 16, 2023
Date of announcement of results: December 21, 2023 (Thursday)

Basic Skills Aptitude Test

Essay method

Courses Subjests content
Short Essay Read sentences from about 1400 to 1800 characters, and write the abstract within 100 characters and opinion within 400 characters.

Available benefits and systems

English External Examination System
If you meet the standard score of the English proficiency/certification test designated by our university, you can use the results of the external English test by requesting at the time of application. In the school recommendation selection (open recruitment system) of Faculty of Law, it will be taken into consideration when making a pass/fail decision. For details, please check the "Entrance Examination Guidelines 2024".

Number of students to be admitted

Departments Total enrollment capacity Type
Phase I * Phase II * Phase III
Law 375 94 49 15
Political Science 100 25 13 4

● The number of applicants for each examination category is expected to be the number of applicants who have completed the procedures.
● If the acceptance criteria are not met, the number of successful applicants may not reach the number of students to be admitted.

  • * Students with the highest grades in the general selection period I and II will be awarded scholarships.

Selection Process

  1. Departamental proficiency test
  2. Document screening (School records, etc.)

Entrance examination schedule

[Phase I]
Application period: December 19, 2023 (Tuesday) to January 18, 2024 (Thursday)
Selection test date: January 30 (Tue), 31 (Wed), February 1 (Thu), 2024 [examination date free choice system]
■Result announcement date: Saturday, February 10, 2024

[Term II]
■Application period: February 1, 2024 (Thursday) to February 14, 2024 (Wednesday)
■Selection test date: Thursday, February 22, 2024, Friday, February 23, 2024 [Free selection of test date]
■Successful announcement date: February 29, 2024 (Thursday)

[Term III]
Application period: February 21 (Wednesday) to March 5 (Tuesday), 2024
■ Selection test date: Sunday, March 10, 2024
■Result announcement date: March 14, 2024 (Thursday)

Free Choice of Examination Date System
Applicants may take the exam on two or more days for the same faculty, department, or course, or you may take the exam on one day for each of the different faculties, departments, or courses.

Departamental proficiency test

Courses Subjects range Course selection Allocation of points
English Communication English I, Communication English II, Communication English III, English Expression I, English Expression II Mandatory 100 points for each subject
A total of 300 points
Japanese Comprehensive Japanese (excluding classical literature and Chinese) From 5 subjects
2 subject selection *
Politics and Economy Politics and Economy
Japanese history Japanese history B
World history World history B
Math Mathematics I, Mathematics A

Available benefits and systems

Benefits for those who take the test for 2 days or more
If you take the exam for the same faculty/department/course for 2 days or 3 days for each time period (Term 1/Term 2), the pass/fail judgment will be based on the day with the highest total score of the 3 subject exams for each exam day. increase.

Second choice system
You can choose your second choice (there are restrictions on elective subjects and departments). There is no additional entrance examination fee.

Teikyo University Junior College Second Choice System
You can choose a designated school (department) as your second choice. There is no additional entrance examination fee.

English External Examination System
If you meet the standard score of the English proficiency/certification test designated by our university, you can use the results of the external English test by requesting at the time of application. In the general selection of the Faculty of Faculty of Law, it will be taken into account when making pass/fail decisions. For details, please check the "Entrance Examination Guidelines 2024".

Payment system for admission procedure (Phase I only)
Applicants who have been accepted for Phase I may pay the admission fee by the first deadline and the remaining amount by the second deadline. However, the applicant will be deemed to have no intention of enrolling and admission will be revoked if the admission fee is not paid by the first deadline or the remaining balance is not paid by the second deadline.

Special Scholarship Student System (Phase I / Phase II)
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Regional Testing Sites available for selection (Phase I / Phase II)
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Number of students to be admitted

Departments Total enrollment capacity Number of recruits *
Law 375 30
Political Science 100 8

● The number of applicants for each examination category is expected to be the number of applicants who have completed the procedures.
● If the acceptance criteria are not met, the number of successful applicants may not reach the number of students to be admitted.

  • * The number of recruits for The Common Test for University Admissions selection is the total number of the first and second semesters.

Selection Process

In the 2024 University Entrance Common Test, pass/fail will be determined based on the total of three high-scoring subjects designated by the university. The university does not conduct individual academic examinations.

Entrance examination schedule

[early period]
Application period: December 19, 2023 (Tuesday) to January 12, 2024 (Friday)
■ Selection test date: Common test for university entrance
■Result announcement date: Saturday, February 10, 2024

[late]
Application period: February 21 (Wednesday) to March 8 (Friday), 2024
■ Selection test date: Common test for university entrance
■Result announcement date: March 14, 2024 (Thursday)

Designated Subjects

Subject Courses Elective Allocation of points Individual academic ability test, etc.
Foreign language "English" * 1 Mandatory 100 points for each subject
A total of 300 points
No individual academic test will be conducted at the University.
Japanese "Japanese"
(Sentences since modern times)
Double-subject selection * 2
Geography history "World History B" "Japanese History B" "Geography B"
Civics "Modern society" "Ethics" "Politics and Economy"
"Ethics, Politics and Economy"
Math "Mathematics I"
"Mathematics I / Mathematics A"
"Mathematics II"
"Mathematics II / Mathematics B"
  • * 1For the "English" category, the score for Reading (out of 100 points) will be calculated in two ways: the score for Reading (out of 100 points), compressed to 80 points, plus the score for Listening (out of 100 points), compressed to 20 points, and the higher score will be used.
  • * 2Combinations of "Contemporary Society and Ethics," "Contemporary Society and Politics/Economics," "Contemporary Society and Ethics, Politics/Economics," "Ethics and Politics/Economics," and "Two Mathematics Courses" are not permitted. If more than three subjects are taken, the two subjects with the highest scores will be used for the pass/fail decision.

Number of students to be admitted

Departments Total enrollment capacity Number of students to be admitted
Law 375 Few admissions available
Political Science 100

● The number of applicants for each examination category is expected to be the number of applicants who have completed the procedures.
● If the acceptance criteria are not met, the number of successful applicants may not reach the number of students to be admitted.

Eligible applicants

The applicant must be a citizen of Japan who received their education in a foreign country under a foreign educational system while their parents or legal guardians were abroad.

Selection Process

  1. Examination in academic subjects.
    Two subjects.
  2. Interview.
    Time: Approximately 4 minutes / Format: One faculty member for one examinee.
  3. Document screening.

Entrance examination schedule

Application period: December 19, 2023 (Tuesday) to January 18, 2024 (Wednesday)
■ Selection test date: Wednesday, January 31, 2024
Date of announcement of results: Saturday, February 10, 2024

Departamental proficiency test

Courses Subjests content Course selection
English Mandatory
Japanese Select one subject from two subjects
Short essay in Japanese 400-600 characters

Number of students to be admitted

Departments Total enrollment capacity Number of students to be admitted
Law 375 Few admissions available
Political Science 100

● The number of applicants for each examination category is expected to be the number of applicants who have completed the procedures.
● If the acceptance criteria are not met, the number of successful applicants may not reach the number of students to be admitted.

Eligible applicants

This program is open to working adults who are strongly interested in studying at the university.

Selection Process

  1. Short essay
    400-600 characters
  2. Interview:
    Time: Approximately 10 minutes / Format: One faculty member for one examinee.
  3. Document screening.

Entrance examination schedule

Application period: December 19, 2023 (Tuesday) to January 18, 2024 (Wednesday)
■ Selection test date: Wednesday, January 31, 2024
Date of announcement of results: Saturday, February 10, 2024

Click here for the Admission Guidelines
(Includes application requirements, documents, subjects, and time of examination)