Members of the Shidoshi-Kai, graded Fifth Dan and above, can ask to Hombu Dojo for licenses up to Fourth Dan and award these to their students. The diplomas costs are as follows:

• Kyu grades (Ninth Kyu to First Kyu) ¥3,000 each.
• First Dan ¥10,000.
• Second Dan ¥20,000.
• Third Dan ¥30,000.
• Fourth Dan ¥40,000.

1.  The Bujinkan shall be open to only those who agree with and uphold the guidelines of the Bujinkan Dojo. Those not doing so shall not be allowed to join. Specifically: Only those who have read and agreed with these guidelines shall be allowed to participate.

2.  Only those able to exercise true patience, self-control, and dedication shall be allowed to participate. A physician's examination report shall be required. Specifically, individuals with mental illness, drug addiction, or mental instability shall be barred from joining. The necessity of such a report concerns individuals who may present a danger to others, for example, those with infectious diseases or illnesses, individuals with clinically abnormal personalities or physiology, and individuals lacking self-control.

3.  Individuals with criminal records shall be turned away. Trouble makers, those who commit crimes, and those living in Japan who break domestic laws shall be turned away.