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University of Tsukuba

筑波大学 

School of Life and Environmental Sciences

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
College of Biological Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Science)
College of Agro-Biological Resource Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Bioresource Science)
College of Geoscience
4
Bachelors
(Science)
Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar: semester
Entry Timing: Apr. Sep.
Term Commencement: Apr. / Oct.
List of Courses and Schedule
Syllabus
Link
List of Courses and Schedule
Link
Degree Programs Offered in English

Available
Link


Curriculum Policy of Institution
Contact Info (for International Students)


Degree Awarding Policy

Program Profile

Official Website
Brochures and App Form
School Features
Criteria for Awarding Degrees
Supplementary Japanese Language Class

Curriculum Policy of Institution
Japanese Language Course at an Affiliated School (Separate Admission Process for the University)

Study Abroad Programs (Incl. in and outbound) / Length of Program
Double/Dual/Joint Degree Programs

MEXT Research Students Scholarship

Types of Professional Qualifications
  • Teacher's License
  • Curator

Students

As of May 1, 2020

total
1186
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

Number of Spring Admissions
250
Number of Spring International Admissions
0
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
20
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
306 (42)
Completion Rate in 2020
Completion Rate of Doctoral Programs for International Students in 2020

Faculty

As of May 1, 2020

List of Academic Staff/Faculty Members (Title, Degree and Achievements)
Total Number of Academic Staff/Faculty Members
231
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    1186:231

Number of International Academic Staff/Faculty Members (by Gender)

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
71
65
9
48
0
193
83
Female
6
8
1
23
0
38
16
International Faculty
3
8
0
9
0
20
8

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2020

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
206
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
75
Main Pathways for International Students
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
5
Information on Career Prospects
Internships and Other Opportunities
  • Internships/On-the-job training in Japan (Convert to credit)
  • Internships/training outside Japan (Convert to credit)
Link
Career Support

Voices of International Students
International Alumni Networks

Campus Location

Campus
Tsukuba Campus
305-8577 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8577, Ibaraki Google Map
Access Map
Location Type
Suburban
Facilities and Services
  • Athletic grounds and facilities (e.g., gyms)
  • Facilities for extracurricular activities
  • Rest areas
  • Computer rooms
  • Environments for independent learning other than the library (e.g., learning commons)
  • Barrier-free universal design
  • Cafeteria/On-campus store
  • Halal food provided in the cafeteria and elsewhere (certified Halal)
  • Free Wi-Fi for students
  • Places for worship (Qibla not indicated / washing place available)

Entrance Exam for International Students

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
University of Tsukuba Undergraduate English Programs
Link
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilities
Transfer within the Institution
Transfer from Another Institution
Options for Testing / Qualifications
Remarks
Application Timing
Jan. / Apr. / Dec.

Entrance Exam for All Students

Information on Selection Method (for All Students)
  • General
  • Comprehensive selection
  • Recommendation (open recruitment, designated schools)
  • Special selection for applicants those have returned from abroad
  • Entrance examination provisions for international students
  • Transfer between schools

Tuition and Fees

Tuition Fees
First Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Second Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Third Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Fourth Year   Max: 535,800 yen / Min: 535,800 yen
Link
Admission Fee
282,000 yen
Other Charges
Tuition Fees
Estimated Housing and Utilities Cost (Per Month)
47,750 yen

Special Payment Arrangements

Late Payment Plan
Available
Installment Payment Plan
Available
Tuition Waivers
Student may Apply for Waiver or Reduction of Tuition
Link

Scholarships/Loans

Grants (All Students may Apply)
Grants (All International Students may Apply)
Loans (All Students may Apply)
Details