Fees and Scholarships

Required Enrollment Expenses (as of June 2019)

Undergraduate students must pay the following application, enrollment, and tuition charges:

Application Fee Enrollment Fee Tuition Fee
¥17,000 ¥282,000 ¥535,800 (per year)

(If tuition is revised while you are a student, you will pay tuition after the revision.)


The Department of Integrated Global Studies (IGS) offer full or partial scholarship opportunities to international students enrolled in IGS bachelor’s program to help student succeed academically.
All these scholarship programs are offered to students who do not have Japanese nationality and will enter Japan with a valid “Ryugaku” student visa. Some scholarships are not available for those who already live or study in Japan as international students.

IGS Scholarship

Successful applicants who possess a nationality other than Japanese and have Ryugaku student visas, including those who have initiated the application process are eligible for the first-year IGS Scholarship. The scholarship amount is ¥300,000 (one-time award).

From the 2nd year onward, scholarship recipients and the amount of the scholarships will be determined based on students’ academic records and financial circumstances.

* This scholarship information is valid only for newly enrolled students in 2020. The scholarship for students enrolled in and after 2021 is subject to change.

Japanese Government (MEXT) Scholarship

A few selected outstanding applicants will be recommended for the Japanese Government (MEXT *) scholarship (University Recommendation).
* MEXT: Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

Type Government (MEXT)

-    Monthly allowance of JPY 117,000 (As of April, 2019)
-    Full waiver of all school fees
-    Air ticket to and from Japan

Term Four years

-    Not living/studying in Japan
-    Success in IGS admissions for April 2020 and 2021 intake
-    High academic performance in the previous education institution
-    Under 24 years old at the time of enrollment

Application Candidates will be contacted by the IGS Office in December.
Decision February


Monbukagakusho Honors Scholarship

Applicants who are not residing in Japan and will come to Japan to enroll in IGS will have an opportunity to apply for the Reservation Program for Monbukagakusho Honors Scholarship for Privately-Financed International Students by Pre-arrival Admission (University Recommendation).

Type Government (MEXT/JASSO)
Award Monthly allowance of JPY 48,000 (As of April, 2019)
Term One year

-    Not living/studying in Japan
-    Success in IGS admissions for April 2020 intake
-    High academic performance in the previous education institution

Application March – candidates will be contacted by IGS Office.
Decision April