Japan College Degree Programs in English

Undergraduate Programs

Learn about bachelor degree programs in our undergraduate section.  Discover why students from over 100 countries chose the University to further their education!

Masters Programs

Boost your employability, or take the next step towards an academic career with a Master degree from one of Japan's most highly respected institutions!

Doctoral Programs

Achieve the highest level of qualification, with access to cutting edge research facilities, supervised by world-class researchers.

Summer Program on Japanese Language and Culture offered again this year in Almaty

Continuing from 2016, the summer program on Japanese language and culture was held at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU) on June 27-28, participated by seven high school students from the cities of Almaty, Aktobe, and Shymkent, as well as from Zhambyl State.


Japan-Kazakhstan Friendship and Cooperation Forum Held in Kazakhstan

On June 25, 2017 (Sunday), the Nippon Foundation held the Japan-Kazakhstan Friendship and Cooperation Forum at the Rixos Hotel in Almaty, Kazakhstan. For over ten years, the Nippon Foundation has supported scholarships for students from Central Asia to study in Turkey.


University Officials from Taiwan visit Tsukuba

On June 19, 2017, a delegation of officials representing 19 universities from all over Taiwan visited the University of Tsukuba campus.



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International Social Sciences

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International Medical Science

Undergraduate Program

Medical Science

Masters Program

Environmental Sciences

Masters Program

Sport & Olympic Studies

Masters Program


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.




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International programs in science and social sciences

With a history stretching back over 140 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 250 globally, we strive to produce graduates who are well placed to succeed in an increasingly complex and competitive world.

Located in Tsukuba city, less than an hour train ride from central Tokyo, the University offers a pleasant, relaxed, college-town feel, with all the conveniences of the capital within easy reach.

We offer international undergraduate programs taught in English 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 taught in English 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 charge internationally competitive tuition fees, and offer a range of scholarships and fees waivers.

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