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Study Abroad TMU

Scholarships

■What's New

Those who passed the primary screening of the MEXT Scholarship (Research Students) conducted by the Japanese Embassy/Consulate and wish to study at TMU, click here.

■Important

TMU Scholarship booklet 2016(April 2016 Edition) is now available.

"Pre-registraion for Scholarship Application(2016)" is required when you apply for some scholarships.

For details, please click here(2016).

■List of Scholarships for Privately Financed International Students

■Financial support programs for Privately Financed International Students

Programs Handling Office Location
Japanese Government
[MEXT] Scholarships
International Affairs Offfice International House1, 1F
Japan Student Services Organization [JASSO] Honors Scholarship Program for Privately Financed International Students International Affairs Office International House, 1F
Private Foundations /
Public Organizations /
Others
International Affairs Office International House, 1F
Tuition reducation exemption Student Affairs Section, Student Support Center Bldg.1, 1F

■Types of Scholarship

Types of Scholarships

Pre-Registration
For Scholarship Application

Details
① Scholarships requiring university recommendation Required When receiving the notification of a scholarship offer from a scholarship foundation, the university calls for applications. The university selects applicants to be recommended through the university’s screening. The university submits an application to the foundation only for the recommended applicants. Currently 20 foundations designate this university for recommendation.
② Scholarships requiring collective application by the university Required When receiving the notification of an application offer from a scholarship foundation, the university calls for applications. The university collects applications of all eligible applicants and submits them collectively to the foundation. At present 7 foundations designate this university for collective application.
Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students Required This scholarship is provided by the Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) for privately financed international students. The university selects applicants to be recommended through the university’s screening.
Japanese Government(MEXT) Scholarship Program (Domestic Selection) Not Required This program aims to take up privately financed international students studying in this university for the Japanese government scholarship. The university selects a few applicants to be recommended to the MEXT through the university’s screening of application documents and interview.
⑤ Scholarships requiring direct application Not Required
Scholarships require each applicant to submit an application directly to the scholarship foundations. For a list of such foundations, see JASSO’s pamphlet “Scholarships for International Students in Japan.” The pamphlet on PDF can be downloaded from the JASSO’s website.
  • For details about "Pre-registraion for Scholarship Application" , click here(2016).
  • For details about " Japanese Government MEXT) Scholarship Program" and "Honors Scholarship for Privately Financed International Students", please click here.
  • Please note that even with a university recommendation, nominees are not always granted a scholarship because scholarship organizations themselves select the recipient(s) in their final screening.
  • You may be required to undergo a medical examination when applying for a scholarship. The University Health Services Office issues medical certificates to students who undergo medical examinations at the university.
  • You may be required to submit academic results from your home country when you apply for a scholarship. In some cases the original transcripts may be required. Please obtain a sufficient number of copies and make sure you leave enough time to prepare these documents.
  • If any false information is found in an application form, the nomination or provision of the scholarship will be denied.