Scholarships

Merit-based scholarships are available. In principle, all the scholarships are offered when successful applicants are notified of their admission to the university. The selection of scholarship recipients is based on the screening process. There is no separate application.

The University of Tokyo Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to students of exceptional merit. It is a four-year scholarship that covers the admission fee, tuition, and living expenses (JPY126,000 a month).
Up to ten students may be offered this scholarship. The Scholarship recipients are guaranteed a room in the university accommodation for four years.

Note:
・The University of Tokyo Scholarship, in principal, does not allow the recipient to receive any other types of scholarships.
・The University of Tokyo Scholarship will be reviewed every year and the renewal will be contingent upon satisfactory academic performance.
・The University of Tokyo Scholarship requires, in principle, four consecutive years of study (contingent upon satisfactory academic performance).

The University of Tokyo-JAGAM Supplementary Scholarship for Malaysian Nationals

The University of Tokyo-JAGAM Supplementary Scholarship for Malaysian Nationals is a supplementary scholarship for Malaysian students. Japan Graduates’ Association of Malaysia (JAGAM) offers a one-way economy class airline ticket from Malaysia to Narita/Haneda International Airport and a return economy-class ticket upon graduation (certain rules apply) to up to three students recommended by the University of Tokyo. Details are available on JAGAM’s website at: http://www.jagam.org.my/

The University of Tokyo-JUGAS Supplementary Scholarship for Singaporean Nationals

The University of Tokyo-JUGAS Supplementary Scholarship for Singaporean Nationals is a supplementary scholarship for Singaporean students. Japanese University Graduates Association of Singapore (JUGAS) offers a one-way economy class airline ticket from Singapore to Narita/Haneda International Airport and a return economy-class ticket upon graduation (certain rules apply) to up to three students recommended by the University of Tokyo. Details are available on JUGAS’s website at: http://web.jugas.org.sg/

Other Scholarships


Students may also be eligible for other sources of financial support. Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO), for example, offers scholarships for international students studying in Japan. Details can be found at JASSO’s website (External Link).

Note:
Scholarship information may change without prior notice. Please check the website (https://peak.c.u- tokyo.ac.jp/) for the latest information. In case there are any additional scholarship opportunities, we will upload the latest information on the website.