Requirement to Submit COVID-19 Test Result Taken within 72 hours prior to the Departure in order to Enter the Country
As per January 13th , 2021 00:00 am, all eligible travelers, residents and Japanese nationals seeking entry/re-entry to Japan are required to submit COVID-19 test result taken within 72 hours prior to the departure. Those students who are planning to seek entry to Japan are suggested to check the latest news regarding the visa matter and possibility to enter the country, from the homepage of the Japanese embassy/consulate general in your home country.
◆For those who are entering the country using ‘Residence Track’ have to undergo a COVID-19 test upon the arrival. Also, there are changes in the written pledge. In order to enter Japan, please bring over the written pledge that was issued after January 9th. This new writing pledge is downloadable from the ToyoNet-ACE.
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan