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.

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



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



Briefing session held for students from partner universities in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

 6月12日にボン大学国際部の一室をお借りして、NRW州内の各協定校(ボン大学、ケルン大学、ボーフム大学)から本学に留学を予定している学生9名に向けた説明会を開催しました。相澤ボンオフィス所長からの留学手続き等についての説明に加え、筑波大学ドイツ校友会ボン支部代表のAndre Zerbe氏および、校友会員で現在ボンオフィスにてアシスタントも務めているMike Tünker氏による、自身の留学経験を踏まえた大学説明が行われ、留学予定学生からは授業や宿舎に関して活発な質問が寄せられました。また、説明会には各校に留学中の日本人学生も参加し、ドイツ人学生たちと盛んに情報交換を行いました。



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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