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.

Session on IB Program at University of Tsukuba’s attached senior high school held in Düsseldorf

Mr. Yuichi Kumagai, IB coordinator at the University of Tsukuba’s Senior High School at Sakado, held a briefing session on the IB program at the Japanese International School in Dusseldorf.


Lecture held on “Modern Japanese Society – its Characteristics and History”

Prof Masaru Tonomura of the University of Tokyo’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences conducted a two-hour lecture in Almaty.


Current students and alumni cheer for Tsukuba athletes at the 29th Summer Universiade 2017 in Taipei

The 29th Universiade Games, which is considered the Olympic Games for students, was held in Taipei, Taiwan.



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.

You can download our brochures here.