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 to further their education at Tsukuba!

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.

Special Japanese Classes Held in Kazakh High Schools

With the support of The Japan Foundation, special Japanese language classes were held at local city schools in Kazakhstan. Japanese language teachers of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU) also introduced the University of Tsukuba and its English degree programs.



The University of Tsukuba Almaty Office organized a student research seminar at the Department of Far Eastern Studies of KazNU on October 2, 2018.


Tsukuba Global Science Week 2018「中央アジアから見る「人の動き」に対応する人文研究」への参加

On September 21, 2018, presenters from Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU) participated in the session on research on humanities and social sciences corresponding to “people beyond country borders” as seen from Central Asia.



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 (majors: Biology, Agrobiology, Geoscience), International Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary Engineering, Global Issues, 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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