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- tuition fee reduction
Tohoku University can support you financially if you are admitted to one of its study programmes as an international student. Tohoku awards merit-based scholarships, bursaries, tuition fee reductions and discounts that help you cover existing tuition and living costs.
Tohoku University (hereinafter referred to as “TU”) offers scholarships to qualified international students who are accepted under a student exchange agreement between TU and its partner institutions outside Japan (hereinafter referred to as the “home institutions”).
This scholarship is funded by the Japan Student Services Association (hereinafter referred to as “JASSO”)..
Applicants must fulfill all qualifications listed below.
Graduate School of Science / Graduate School of Medicine / Graduate School of Dentistry /
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences / Graduate School of Engineering /
Graduate School of Agricultural Science / Graduate School of Information Sciences /
Graduate School of Life Sciences / Graduate School of Environmental Studies /
Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering
Submit all application materials required to a prospective academic advisor at TU. Direct applications from applicants to the Student Exchange Division at TU will not be accepted. Late applications will not be accepted, even if the applicant has already come to Japan.
The application deadline depends on the TU department in which the applicants will enroll. Consult with a prospective academic advisor at TU for details.