About the University
Osaka University, also referred to as Handai, is a national medical university founded in 1724 in Osaka, Japan. The university provides education to 15,937 undergraduate students, 7,856 postgraduate students, and 1,780 international students. Handai is most recognized for its fields of study in Material Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Biochemistry, Immunology.
Official website: osaka-u.ac.jp
Admission To-Do List
- Japanese language requirements
- Letter of recommendation
- Personal Statement
- AO Entrance Examination
- Obtaining application materials for graduate school
Essay questions 2013 Write two brief essays (each no longer than 1000 words) on the following two themes: 1) Personal Statement. How does studying for a Bachelor in Human Sciences at Osaka University fit into your short and/or long term plans? 2) Essay. Choose a social issue that you think is important and outline your views on the subject. Explain the origin and evolution of your interest in the issue and argue persuasively why it should matter to others See more
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Advice on Personal Statement for Osaka University Admissions
The Osaka University personal statement should be two brief essays that are no more than 1,000 words combined. A word processing program should be used to write the essays and applicants should use double-spacing and a 12 point font. The first essay needs to be a personal statement that explains the applicant's reasons for wanting to apply to the program and why they would be a good fit for it. The second essay is a reflection on any of the applicant's lessons they have learned that led them to choose the desired course of study.