International MBA Programs (i-BA & i-PM) 2024


*Updated on May 18th, 2023
[Important Notice] International Project Management Program (i-PM) will not have the admission to be held in AY2024 and onwards for students to enroll from AY2025 and onwards. For more details, see this post.

*Updated on December 1st, 2022
i-BA Program will start a Video Essay Interview with the 2024 entrance exam.
After you complete web registration and application fee payment, you will be invited to record an online video essay.
Details will be provided via email. Please allow enough time to receive the email and record the video after the web registration.

Online Admission Information Session

The videos from Kyoto University Graduate School of Management: Admissions Information Session (2024 intake) on July 22.
The session is divided into the two videos, so please watch from the first one to the second.


Please read the admission guidelines carefully and upload all application documents by the deadline. See the FAQ before making an inquiry. 

Admission Guidelines 2024

>> Regarding AAO and the Preliminary Eligibility Screening <<
If you graduated from a university outside of Japan and you are not sure about your eligibility with the educational background, please make an AAO application first.
After AAO’s screening, only when your eligibility needs further confirmation, you are required to take the Preliminary Eligibility Screening. In this case, we will ask you to submit the Application Form for Preliminary Eligibility Screening. You can get this form from the “Application Forms” section below.
This form can be submitted either by email or by a trackable mail service.

Online Application

Period : August 21 (Mon), 2023 – September 8 (Fri), 2023, 5pm [JST].

Application Forms

Download [Form 1]
Here’s the original form of the recommendation letter. 

Download [Form 2 for i-BA Applicants]

Download [Form 2 for i-PM Applicants]

Here’s the original form of the educational and professional plans.

Application for Preliminary Eligibility Screening

*Only For Applicants who fall under the Admission Guidelines Section 4. Application Eligibility Requirement and Preliminary Eligibility Screening, (9) or (10)

[Must Arrive] July 7 (Fri), 2023, 5 pm [JST].

Application Guidelines for Preliminary Eligibility Screening 2024

Download Application Form for Preliminary Eligibility Screening, 2024


Please refer to the FAQ page before making an inquiry.
You may also find answers to more specific questions here.