Kyoto-Cornell International Collaborative Degree Opportunity

Applicants to the Kyoto-Cornell International Collaborative Degree Opportunity must submit separate applications to both the Kyoto University Graduate School of Management and Nolan School of Hotel Administration, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business.

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Updates on Application

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will continue to accept the following English test scores for the next admission round in September 2023 in addition to the scores specified in the admission guideline.


Application Dates

Application Period
September 1 – September 15, 2023

In addition to the September deadline in the current admission guidelines, we plan to set another deadline on December 1.
However, the September round is a “priority round” – the spaces in the December round may be limited. It is recommended to apply by the September deadline.

Admission Guidelines

KC-CDO Admission Guidelines 2024 intake

Preliminary Eligibility Screening

This process is only required for those who fall under certain conditions of the application eligibility. See the Section 4 of the Admission Guidelines.

Guidelines for Preliminary Eligibility Screening
Application Form for Preliminary Eligibility Screening


Please refer to the FAQs before sending us your inquiries. Please check for updates.

KC-CDO Admission FAQs Updated June 6, 2022