CEMS Outbound - Applying for CEMS MIM Programme

Application Procedures and Guidelines (for Keio Students)

When you wish to choose Keio University as your CEMS home university:

First Step:

If you wish to apply for the CEMS MIM Programme but are not enrolled in any of these graduate schools, please follow the Master’s program application guidelines provided by the respective graduate schools. You will be eligible to apply for the CEMS MIM Programme after you are enrolled in or have been admitted for entry into one of the three graduate schools.
 
To learn more, refer to Keio CEMS Brochure and each Graduate school's website.

Second Step:

Follow the application procedures described in the Application Guidelines below. 
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2021/2022_Keio CEMS Application Guidelines_Outbound_1st application period

1st Application Period for CEMS MIM Year 2021/2022

Below is the schedule as of July 17, 2020.
  The Graduate School of Economics The Graduate School of Business and Commerce The Graduate School of Media Design
Web Registration on cems.org Mid-September - September 24 (Thu) October 12 (Mon) -  October 16 (Fri) November 2 (Mon) - November 16 (Mon)
Application period Mid-September - September 24 (Thu) October 12 (Mon) -  October 16 (Fri) November 2 (Mon) - November 16 (Mon)
Interview at the Graduate School October October 19 (Mon) -  October 30 (Fri) November 20 (Fri)
Selection Results from the Graduate School November November 11 (Wed) November 27 (Fri)
CEMS Final Interview * December 3, 2020 (Thu) AM at Mita Campus December 3, 2020 (Thu) AM at Mita Campus December 3, 2020 (Thu) AM at Mita Campus
CEMS Final Interview Result December 4, 2020 (Fri) December 4, 2020 (Fri) December 4, 2020 (Fri)
Allocation of Study-abroad destinations and terms December 2020 to May 2021 December 2020 to May 2021 December 2020 to May 2021
 
* Only Applicants who have successfully passed the internal screening in each graduate school can proceed to the CEMS Final Interview. The final decision on entry into the CEMS programme is made by the CEMS Steering Committee. The CEMS Steering Committee determines selectees’ study-abroad locations and terms after the selection results are announced.

Contact Information and Office Hours

General inquiries about the CEMS MIM Programme at Keio and CEMS application procedures 

Keio CEMS Office
Office of Student Services (International Exchange Services Group)
2-15-45 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8345
TEL: 03‐5427‐1617
E-mail: keio@cems.org

General inquiries about the Master’s program at the Graduate School of Economics 

Office of Student Services (Academic Affairs Group) 
The Graduate School of Economics Division
2-15-45 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8345
TEL: 03-5427-1556 E-mail: mita-kei@adst.keio.ac.jp

General inquiries about the Master’s program at the Graduate School of Business and Commerce

Office of Student Services (Academic Affairs Group)
The Graduate School of Business and Commerce Division
2-15-45 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8345
TEL: 03-5427-1558 E-mail: mita-gakuji-sho@adst.keio.ac.jp

General inquiries about the Master’s program and CEMS application procedures at the Graduate School of Media Design

KMD Office (Office of Student Services, Hiyoshi Campus)
4-1-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa 223-8526
TEL: 045‐564‐2517 E-mail: kmd@info.keio.ac.jp 

Office Hours

Office hours for the Graduate School of Economics, the Graduate School of Media Design, the Graduate School of Business and Commerce, and Keio CEMS Office are as follows:
During Semester: Monday – Friday 8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
During Vacation: Monday – Friday 8:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. 

Visa Information

Pre-departure

Successful applicants should participate in some orientations hosted by Keio CEMS office and other Universitys' from Pre-Departure to Returning Home.
 
Accommodation/Visa/Airline Ticket/Health Insurance
Successful applicants have to arrange  the  following on  your  own:  accommodation,  visa,  airline  tickets  and  insurance. There  are instances where, depending on the university ofyour study abroad destination. you may be required to register to a student insurance plan, or a medical insurance plan like Japan's National Health Insurance Plan. It may be possible  to  apply  for  an  exemption  to  the  host  university's  insurance  plan  by  presenting  a  certificate  of enrollment to a Japanese insurance plan, so it would be good to confirm whether thisexemption is possible or not. If the exemption is not allowed, please join both insurance plans.