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University of Tsukuba

筑波大学 

School of Science and Engineering

Overview

Departments and Divisions
Academic Program
Typical Length of Program
Degrees
College of Mathematics
4
Bachelors
(Science)
College of Physics
4
Bachelors
(Science)
College of Chemistry
4
Bachelors
(Science)
College of Engineering Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Engineering)
College of Engineering Systems
4
Bachelors
(Engineering)
College of Policy and Planning Sciences
4
Bachelors
(Policy and Planning Sciences)
Academic Calendar

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

Available
Link
Bachelor' s program in Interdisciplinary Engineering, in which students are able to earn academic credit through classes conducted in English, aims to provide students with a firm foundation and specialized knowledge in the field of the Science and Engineering from interdisciplinary perspectives. The vision of this program is to make our graduates as a front-runner in the areas of hard-ware and manufacturing in Science and Technology, contributing substantially in realizing the next-generation smart-society.

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
2290
Students

Students

Number of International Students by Nationality

Number of Spring Admissions
531
Number of Spring International Admissions
7
Number of Non-degree Seeking Students
16
Number of Graduating Students in 2020 (International Students)
533 (11)
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
344
  • Student : Faculty Ratio (both Full-time)

    2290:344

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

Professors
Associate Professors
Lecturers
Assistant Professors
Research Associates
Total
%
Male
110
106
26
77
319
92
Female
5
8
6
6
25
7
International Faculty
3
4
1
9
17
4

Post-graduate Pathways

As of May 1, 2020

Number of Graduating Students who Continue Education
402
Number of Graduating Students Employed (Upon Graduation)
110
Main Pathways for International Students
Domestic Manufacturing enginee
Number of International Graduating Students Employed in Japan (Upon Graduation)
1
Information on Career Prospects
Internships and Other Opportunities
  • Internships/On-the-job training in Japan (Convert to credit)
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)

Third-party Quality Assurance

Program Accreditation
  • College of Engineering Systems (Bachelor)

    JABEE accredited program - JABEE (2004)

Entrance Exam for International Students

Admission Policy of Institution
Entrance examination provisions for international students
Available
Name of Procedures for International Admissions and Program
Entrance Examination for International Students
Link
Bachelor's program in Interdisciplinary Engineering
Link
Consultation for Prospective Students Overseas
Special Arrangement on Admission for Persons with Disabilities
Transfer within the Institution
Eligible to Apply
Transfer from Another Institution
Options for Testing / Qualifications
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Japanese as a Foreign Language
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)
  • Examination for Japanese University Admission for International Students (EJU): Mathematics
Remarks
  • Exam must be taken in Japanese
  • Exams offered outside Japan/interviews during admissions screening conducted abroad (including instances where applicants may come to Japan before receiving an admission decision)
  • Travel to Japan not required before admission procedure
Application Timing
Jan. / Nov.

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
Fees Charged during Student Short-time Leave
no payment

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