How to Apply for UTokyo FFP
UTokyo FFP is open to those affiliated with the University of Tokyo as regular graduate students, postdocs, or faculty/staff members. There are no requirements to enroll in this course, but please note that you cannot complete the course in case you are absent for more than two out of eight days.
Please carefully read “3. Project Overview” and the syllabus and follow the application steps. We also offer an observer (auditor) category for those outside the University. If you wish to join the program as an observer, please read the description provided at the bottom of this page for more details.
The application schedule is as follows:
Join a briefing session on UTokyo FFP (as necessary).
Complete the application form.
Selections will be made based on the information in the application form.
The successful applicants will be notified of the results.
UTokyo FFP starts.
A Briefing Session on UTokyo FFP
We conduct a briefing session on UTokyo FFP preceding every application period. Those who would like to know more about the program are recommended to participate in this session. Participation in the briefing session does not affect selection.
Applications to UTokyo FFP are invited twice a year, in March and September. Please fill in the application form if you would like to participate in the program. Selections will be made based on the information filled in the form, and you will be notified of the results before the program begins.
The application form will be unavailable after the closure of the application period. If you wish to receive notifications on the next official application period of UTokyo FFP, please sign up for pre-application. Pre-application does not affect selection.
Although UTokyo FFP is provided to affiliates of the University of Tokyo, we accept a few participants from other institutes as observers. Participants in this category must attend all classes and reply to the questionnaire at the end. If you wish to join the program as an observer, please fill in the application form and input “Application for the status of observer” in the “Message” section provided at the bottom of the form.