The University of Tokyo provides international students with access to a number of financial aid options that cover various forms and purposes, including school expense exemptions, scholarships, emergency loans, and student discounts.
The following are the scholarships available at the Graduate School of Science. If you have further questions about the scholarships, please contact the International Liaison Office.
Scholarships for Prospective Students
For Master’s Course Students
Graduate School of Science (GSS) Scholarship for International Students
This scholarship provides a monthly stipend of 150,000 yen to self-supporting international students who first come to Japan and have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement.
The scholarship period is for a total of five years starting from the enrollment in a master’s degree course to the end of a three-year Ph.D course.
Application Deadline: April 1 – May 1, 2017 for those entering in September 2017
Scholarship link: Graduate School of Science (GSS) Scholarship for International Students