Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Admission Policy

The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine nurtures individuals who have a high sense of bioethics and humanism, a global perspective, a hope for advancing the field of life science and wish to contribute to the well-being of people and animals. To achieve this, the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine prepares students with basic as well as applied knowledge and skills in the studies of veterinary medicine and nursing.

Based on such premises, the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine seeks students according to the following:
 
<Our Faculty is seeking people who>
  1. Possess academic interest and inquiry about life, veterinary medicine, animals, and their living conditions, wishing to use such knowledge to contribute to society
  2. Wish to contribute to the well-being of people and animals
  3. Can think, understand and summarize things from a diversity of perspectives
  4. Have high motivation to find and undertake tasks assertively
<Our Faculty expects graduates of senior high school students to possess>
  • Basic knowledge and interest in life science
  • Profound understanding of biology, chemistry, physics and mathematics necessary for life science
  • Basic English proficiency necessary to study veterinary medicine and veterinary nursing
  • An ablility to explain situations logically, with emphasis on independent thinking and problem-solving
<Basic selection guidelines for students>
○Entrance examination by special recommendation for specific or integrated courses based on:
  • Evaluation of transcripts and recommendation letter from senior high school
  • Assessment of basic academic knowledge of Mathematics and English
  • Motivation for study and general character (interview)
○Entrance examination by special recommendation based on:
  • Evaluation of transcript and recommendation letter from senior high school
  • Assessment of basic academic knowledge of Mathematics and English
  • Motivation for study and general character (interview)
○Entrance examination by recommendation based on:
  • Grades from senior high school
  • Basic academic ability of Mathematics, Science and English
○General entrance examination based on:
  • Emphasis on knowledge of Mathematics, Science, and English
○Entrance examination for Returnee Students based on:
  • Attitude and motivation, as well as activities related to field of study, with emphasis on experience living abroad
  • Level of interest in desired academic field
○Entrance examination for Adult Students based on:
  • Attitude and motivation, as well as activities related to field of study, with emphasis on their experience in society
  • Level of interest in desired academic field
○Entrance examination for International Baccalaureate is based on:
  • Attitude and motivation, as well as activities related to field of study, with emphasis on global perspective
  • Level of interest in desired academic field