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Updated: Sep. 25th, 2023

Application Requirement for GLFP Fall Recruitment (Deadline: Oct. 2023)GLFP秋募集(2023年10月締切分)の応募要件


③語学要件:応募時にTOEFL iBTまたはIELTSにて受入大学要件を満たすスコアを取得済みであること(スコア/受験日/氏名 記載の証明書提出 )
-TOEFL iBT: TOEFL-ITP/My Best Scores/Home Edition/Essentialは不可。
-IELTS:Academic moduleにて。コンピューター版、ペーパー版いずれも可。Indicator不可。


GLFP applicants must meet all of the following conditions:

1.Student status: Regular undergraduate students, with a focus on first-year students.
2.GPA requirement: A minimum GPA of 3.0 at the time of application.
3.Language proficiency requirement: At the time of application, applicants must have already obtained a TOEFL-iBT or IELTS score that meets the language proficiency requirements of the receiving university. Applicants must submit a certificate that includes their name, score, and date of examination.
-TOEFL iBT: TOEFL-ITP/My Best Scores/Home Edition/Essential scores are not accepted.
-IELTS (Academic module only): Computer-based and paper-based versions are both accepted. Indicator scores are not accepted.

Note: Applicants who meet the minimum scores of the GLFP universities can apply. However, after the internal selection, applicants must submit proof of meeting the language requirements of the candidate university by the time of application (January-February 2024). If applicants do not meet the language proficiency requirements by that time, they will not be able to apply to any candidate universities, even if they have been selected as a candidate for a particular university. As for the GPA requirements, check carefully to make sure that you meet the GPA requirements of your desired university at the time of application.


GLFP参加大学が求めるGPA/TOEFL iBT or IELTSスコアとProgram Overview
Required Scores of GPA/TOEFL or IELTS for each GLFP partner university and Program Overview

大学名 募集枠 GPA(*2) TOEFL IELTS Program Overview(*3)
Dartmouth College
1名 3.0 100 7.0 Link 
Georgetown University なし 3.0 88
With a minimum score of 20 in each section
University of
4名 3.2 83 7.0 Link 
University of Chicago
1名 3.0 104
with a minimum score of 26 in each section
with a minimum score of 7.0 in each section
New York University 3名 3.0 100
with a minimum score of 22 in each section

*Combined score of at least 47 on the writing and speaking sections are strongly recommended
with a minimum score of 6.0 in each section

*Combined score of at least 14 on the writing and speaking sections are strongly recommended

※1 通常の交換プログラムでの募集はありません。本大学に留学する場合、GLFP枠での出願が必要です。
Regular exchange programs will not be offered to those institutions. Students need to apply through GLFP.

※2 GPAは留学センター計算式で計算されたもので、各所属学部の計算式とは異なることがあります。留学センター計算式は秋募集要項や留学の手引きに記載されています。
This GPA is calculated according to the calculation formula of the Center for International Education and may be different from the GPA that each faculty calculates. Please consult “Waseda University Study Abroad Programs Fall Recruitment” for the calculation formula of the Center for International Education.

※3 GLFP参加大学のProgram Overview は各校の受入要件であり、受入を保証するものではありません。各項目の詳細を確認の上、出願してください。(情報は随時更新)
Each university has different requirements for GLFP. For detailed information, check the Program Overfiew of each university. The admission requirements in the program overviews serve as a general guideline and do not guarantee admission to the concerned university.

Important Reminder When Applying for GLFPGLFP出願の際の注意事項

1. プログラム志望順位について
Program Prioritization


GLFP applicants can apply for other programs as well as GLFP however, applicants must select GLFP as their first choice when submitting their WEB application. Once an applicant passes the interview and is selected as a GLFP nominee, he/she will not be able to continue the selection procedures for other programs.

2. 志望大学について
Preferred School Prioritization (within GLFP)


Please note that at the time of the WEB application registration, all applicants will apply for GLFP, but not for a specific university. The applicant may later express his/her preferred choice of university in the English statement of purpose essay along with the application materials to be submitted. However, please note that, while the faculty and staff administrators of the program will do their best to give nominees their first choice, this may not be possible in all cases.

3. 書類選考と面接試験について
Written Examination and GLFP Statement of Purpose in English


Submission of GLFP Statement of Purpose is necessary in order to apply for this program even if you have not completed the web application. Please make sure you submit the GLFP Statement of Purpose. ※We will not accept the late submission. GLFP 2023 Fall Recruitment schedule and application forms are available from the link below: 

4. 説明動画について
Orientation Video


Please check the following orientation video and understand about the program.