Study for a degree in English at Japan's most innovative university
Students from around the world can choose to study in nine undergraduate schools here at the University of Tsukuba. We have programs in taught entirely in English in three fields: Life & Environmental Sciences, Medical Sciences, and Social & International Studies.
A number of Masters degree programs are also offered by the university, providing students the opportunity to gain a higher level degree from one of Japan's premier research universities.
Over three hundred research institutions are located in and around the University of Tsukuba in Ibaraki Prefecture. Students and researchers have the opportunity to work in a truly unique science city that emphasizes interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation.
Agro-Biology • Biology • Geoscience • Medical Science • Social Science • Masters • Doctoral
International Student Center • Medical International Office
With a history stretching back over 130 years, the University of Tsukuba is one of Japan's oldest and most respected universities. Ranked in Japan's top 10, and in the top 200 globally, we strive to produce graduates who are well placed to succeed in an increasingly complex and competitive world.
Located in Tsukuba Science City, just 45 minutes from Central Tokyo, the University offers a pleasant, safe, green environment for students to complete their studies.
International programs in science and social sciences
We offer international undergraduate programs in Life and Environmental Science, majoring in Biology, Agrobiology or Geoscience, International Social Sciences, majoring in Sociology, Economics, Law, Political Science, International Relations or International Development, and Medical Science. A wide range of Masters and PhD degree programs are also available.
Our international degree programs offer September entry allowing easy application and entry for international students, are taught and administered entirely in English, and provide comprehensive student support and Japanese language training. Furthermore, we waive entrance fees and offer the first semester tuition-free for all undergraduate English program students, as well as having a wide range of scholarships available.