Introductory Course
  • For those wishing to enroll in introductory course, please inquire at the following office:
  • Applications are accepted year-round.
  • Eligibility Requirements
    Apllicant must satisfy the following three conditions and one of the fourth requirments.
  1. Physician or researcher willing to put in sincere efforts to tackle life-and-death issues and bring smiles and health to the people.
  2. Be willing to improve his/her management skills with the aim of achieving medical innovation.
  3. Who agrees with the objectives and registration requirements of the program.
  4. Enrollment Status
    • Any person enrolled (as of April 2016) in the doctoral program of Medical Science, Engineering, Pharmaceutical Sciences or four-year doctoral program of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
    • Any person enrolled in third-to-sixth year of the Faculty of Medicine or School of Medicine.
    • Any person enrolled in a clinical residency program after graduating from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Tokyo.
    *Applicants who do not meet the above-mentioned requirements, will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • Please note
  • The University of Tokyo does not offer scholarship for this course.
  • Travel and accomodation expenses incured during the internship shall be paid in accordance with the university regulations, if they are deemed to be reasonable.
  • Please check with your external scholarship provider whether or not enrolling in this course will affect your scholarship eligibility.
  • However, receiving outside scholarship will not affect your eligibility for this course.
  • Application Procedure
    Please send all the required documents to the Medical Innovation Office via intercampus mail.
    We will get back to you as soon as possible.

    Required Documents:
    1. Course Enrollment Form (please print and complete both sides of application)
    For those who wish to register, please email us at

    Where to Submit:
    Medical Innovation Office
    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences,
    The University of Tokyo
    7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033 Japan

  • Application Deadline
    Applications are accepted year-round
    For admission-related inquiries, please contact us at the address given above.
  • Selection Process
    Document Screening