Nagoya University AY 2024 Entrance Ceremony Information

Published on March 4, 2024


Nagoya University AY 2024 Entrance Ceremony will be scheduled to be held as follows.

The ceremony will be live-streamed for students and their families residing overseas or far away.

The URL for the live streaming will be provided on this page before the ceremony begins.


Nagoya University AY 2024 Entrance Ceremony

Date: Friday, April 5, 2024

Location:Toyoda Auditorium, Nagoya University Higashiyama Campus


* Students' guests and other attendants and faculty and staff members may not enter Toyoda Auditorium. Please see "Other Notices" below for information on the waiting room for students' relatives, etc.


Start time and target audience:


Start Time

Undergraduate/Graduate Schools

Undergraduate Entrance Ceremony (1)

9:30 a.m.

(enter by 9:15 a.m.)

School of Education, School of Informatics, Sciences, School of Engineering, School of Agriculture Sciences

Graduate School Entrance Ceremony

10:50 a.m.

(enter by 10:35 a.m.)

All Graduate Schools

Undergraduate Entrance Ceremony (2)


(enter by 11:55 a.m.)

School of Humanities, School of Law, School of Economics, School of Science, School of Medicine

* Start times are approximate. Depending on the progress of the ceremony, the start time of the next session may be delayed.

*Each session takes about 40 minutes.


Program:    1. Opening Address   2. Address by the President of Nagoya University

3. Introduction of Chancellor,Vice Presidents and Deans

4. Oath by a Representative of New Students

5. Congratulatory address   6. Closing Address



【Other Information】


  • Only new students may enter the Toyoda Auditorium.
  • Inside the auditorium, students are asked to be seated without leaving the seat next to them empty.  Please note that if the capacity of the auditorium is exceeded, participants will be asked to watch the live video in temporary seating in the Toyoda Auditorium building.
  • The ceremony will be streamed live (or on-demand after the ceremony) so that you can watch it at home or other places.
  • Students' guests are not allowed to enter Toyoda Auditorium.

Please use the waiting room for students' relatives, etc. (Faculty of Economics Lecture Room , IB Lecture Room). Please give priority to using the IB Lecture Room during the time of the graduate school entrance ceremony. The ceremony will be streamed live in the waiting room for students' relatives, etc.

  • People with a fever or other cold-like symptoms may not enter the Toyoda Auditorium.
  • No cars, motorcycles, or other vehicles are allowed on the university campus. Please use public transportation. Please do not park in the parking lots of convenience stores, stores, etc. in the vicinity of the university.


◎If you have a disability or need assistance, please contact the following department in advance:

General Administration Division, Education & International Affairs Department, Nagoya University

Phone: +81-(0)52-789-2159


Internet video streaming

*The ceremony will be conducted in Japanese.


◎Undergraduate Entrance Ceremony (1)




 ◎Graduate School Entrance Ceremony 



 ◎Undergraduate Entrance Ceremony (2)