• Kyodo News


A high school student last month received an erroneous notification that he had passed an entrance examination for Tokyo Metropolitan University, sources revealed Monday.

The university has acknowledged the mistake. A university official said the matter “is still under negotiation because we haven’t reached a settlement with the student.”

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