Master’s Programme / Admission Guidelines


Last update: 25, October 2018

Admission Schedule

2019 Master’s Programme in Sport and Olympic Studies

Release of the official Admission Guidelines  : 1 November 2018
Deadline to apply for eligibility screening    : 26 December 2018,5:00 pm (JST)
Web Entry              : 17 January 2019,12:00 pm – 18 February 2019, 3:00 pm (JST)
Deadline for document submission                      : 4 March 2019, 5:00 pm (JST)
Announcement of results for document screening : 15 March 2019, 3:00 pm (JST) on Website
Oral examination (Skype interview)                     :  2 April 2019 –4 April 2019
Announcement of final results                               : 9 May 2019, 3:00 pm (JST) on Website

Admission Guidelines

The Official Admission Guidelines-2019

【Simplified ver】Admission Guidelines-2019(for International Students)
【Simplified ver】Admission Guidelines-2019(for Japanese Students)

Web Entry System

Web Entry System (University of Tsukuba)
Limited to the period of 17 January 2019 to 18 February 2019

TIAS Scholarship


The economic support currently available is limited to 2019 programme enrolment.
The 2020 programme enrolment is currently under consideration.
Once details are decided further information will be available on the TIAS website.

TIAS Pamphlet


Useful links for prospective students

*University of Tsukuba Official Website(English/Japanese)
*Enrollment Guidebook for International Students(English/ Japanese)
*University of Tsukuba Student Residence Hall website(English/Japanese)
*Procedures for Entering and Residing in Japan(English/Japanese)  (The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan)
*Welcome to the City of Tsukuba(English) (City of Tsukuba)

Contact Details

  • Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies (TIAS) Admission Office
  • Academic Service Office for the Art and Sport Science Area, University of Tsukuba
  • 401, GSI Building, 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan 305-8574
  • Hours:Monday – Friday, 9:00 -17:00 (JST)
    ※Office closed on Sat, Sun, Public holidays and New Year (29th Dec. – 3rd Jan.)
  • mailto:tias-admin[at]
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