Globis MBA

Globis Full-time English MBA in Tokyo--The Largest Business School in Japan.

Apply Now ! No GMAT required & Admitted students will get 100% scholarship!

Program Overview

Start Date September

Length 1 year

Format Daytime

Credits 48 credits

Admission rounds Nov, Jan, Mar

Campus Tokyo Campus

Class Size 20

Language English

Tuition* 3,800,000 JPY

(=45,238 USD**)

*The MBA Class of 2012 will receive a special study grant of JPY 952,000.

**Exchange rate: 84 JPY = 1 USD

Application Dates

Admission Requirements

Applicants for the Full-time MBA Program need to satisfy the following requirements at the time of entrance:

-Possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year university or college, or the equivalent from a recognized institution

-Have three or more years of work experience

-Are at least 22 years of age at the time of application

*if you do not satisfy one or more requirements above, see "Preliminary Screening Process" page.

*Preliminary Screening Process

Application Checklist

Please note the following:

-Documents written in languages other than English are not accepted

(except for 6 and 7, which are usually available only in Japanese).

-Once submitted, applicants will not be able to make any changes to documents.

-The application fee cannot be reimbursed.

-Those who apply for the GLOBIS Scholarship must submit their scholarship applications together with their MBA application as these are processed simultaneously.

-Applications which contain false information will automatically result in the withdrawal of the letter of acceptance.


Q1. Tell us about a work/project experience that you were very passionate about, and state your reasons why. How would you describe your values?

Q2. Describe any leadership experience you have had in bringing about change or inspiring creativity within your organization. What kind of mind-set and skill-set do you think a leader should possess?

Q3. What was the biggest challenge you have faced or failure you have experienced? How did you cope with it and what did you learn from it?

Q4. Describe your vision for society and your career goals. How can GLOBIS University and an MBA degree help you attain them?

Q5. (Optional) Please feel free to share any other information that you think will give us more insight into you.

GLOBIS Scholarship for Overseas Students (cover 100% tuition !)

Eligibility: Non-Japanese applicants who reside outside Japan and will move to Japan to study at GLOBIS in 2012.

Scholarship Amount: The scholarship will cover the full tuition fee.

Note: The scholarship amount does not cover the following fees and expenses: additional tuition for long-term enrollment, non-GLOBIS textbooks, extra-curricular expenses (ex. camp-based elective classes) and living expenses.

Scholarship conditions, screening criteria and process for both scholarships are as follows:

(1) Scholarship Conditions

Students of these awards must adhere to the following conditions:

Enrollment in GLOBIS University in 2012

Successful completion of the required credits needed for graduation

Make continuous efforts to accomplish what is stated in the applicant’s scholarship essay and contribute to the program

(2) Cooperation in Marketing Activities

Scholarship students are expected to cooperate with GLOBIS’ marketing activities, such as providing or submitting interviews / photos / profile / stories in the internal and external media with permission prior to publishing requested. However, if unable to cooperate, students can inform the office of the reason and an exception may be considered.

(3) Screening Criteria

(a) Extensive international business experience

(b) Strong academic background

(c) Potential contribution to the GLOBIS student body

(d) Native-level English proficiency

(e) Need for financial aid

(4) How to Apply

Please submit the scholarship essay along with your GLOBIS application information.

<Essay Question>

Please answer the following questions with using an A4 paper:

“How will your international experience and perspective improve the GLOBIS experience for other students? What unique insights will you bring?”

(5) Screening Process

The scholarship screening process includes the essay and an interview. Applicants need to apply for the scholarship at the same time as submitting their application for the MBA program. Only applicants who pass the GLOBIS admission process will be eligible to receive the scholarship. The final decision regarding scholarships will be sent with admission notification.


For applicants who reside outside Japan, the scholarship interview will be conducted over the phone.