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.

Information session in Tokyo (May/June 2022)
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Admission Rounds

Next admission round schedule
Application: September 1-16, 2022 (JST)

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.

Updates on Application due to Covid-19 Outbreak

Last updated on April 25, 2022

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will accept the following English test scores for the next admission round in September 2022 in addition to the scores specified in the admission guideline.


Submission Period for Preliminary Eligibility Screening Materials

August 18-24, 2022 (JST)
(Only for applicants who fall under certain conditions: see the Section 4 of our Admission Guidelines)

Period for Application / Application Fee Payment

September 1 – 16, 2022 (JST)


KC-CDO Admission Guidelines 2023


This only applies to applicants who fall under the Admission Guidelines Section 4, (9) or (10).

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