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If the University decides that it is difficult to carry out admissions as stated in the Application Handbook due to the effect of COVID-19, there may be some changes.
Changes regarding AO Admissions (English Basis) will be announced on this website


2021 Enrollment AO Admissions

2022 Enrollment AO Admissions (ISSE 1st Period)
*The other application periods for 2022 Intake are scheduled be announced in early May.


2021 Enrollment AO Admissions (English Basis)

Application Handbook
The Application Handbook is central for all your applications and process from setting up an application until your enrollment at Ritsumeikan University.

Ritsu-Mate Manual
The manual for using Ritsu-Mate (Ritsumeikan University Online Application System).


The following documents are part of the Application Documents. Submit the documents as instructed in the Application Handbook.

Registration Form
See sample HERE

Letter of Reference  (Template)

Application Essays
Please select the program(s) you wish to apply to.

2022 Enrollment AO Admissions (English Basis), ISSE Course 1st period

Application Handbook
The Application Handbook is central for all your applications and process from setting up an application until your enrollment at Ritsumeikan University.

Ritsu-Mate Manual
The manual for using Ritsu-Mate (Ritsumeikan University Online Application System).


The following documents are part of the Application Documents. Submit the documents as instructed in the Application Handbook.

Registration Form
See sample HERE

Letter of Reference  (Template)

Application Essays
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