Entrance fee and tuition

Tuition Exemption

Undergraduates and graduate students with excellent academic records and who are in need of financial assistance are eligible to be considered for exemptions from between half the tuition fee and the whole amount. Applications for tuition exemption are evaluated by the university. Please check the deadline on the bulletin boards and the "Campus Information" section of the University website.

International students may not always be successful in their applications for tuition exemption. Therefore, students should prepare sufficient funds for studying in Japan and manage their money carefully. Tuition exemption is not granted to research students, auditing students or credited auditors.

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1st Semester Tuition

2nd Semester Tuition

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Scholarship Information

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Main Scholarships for Privately Financed Students

Name of Organization and ScholarshipEligibility / RequirementsMonthly Amount (Yen)Recruit-ment Period
Academic StatusNationalityOthers
Japanese Government Scholarship (Selection in Japan) 4th year Undergraduate,
Graduate student
Any (except Taiwanese) All majors Undergraduate:
about 117,000
Graduate student:
about 144,000
From Oct. to Nov.
Inter-exchange Association, Japan (Koryukyokai) Scholarship Graduate student Taiwanese All majors Residents of Japan about 144,000 From Aug. to Oct.
Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) Honors Scholarship Undergraduate,
Graduate student
Any All majors 48,000 From Apr. to May
Mitsubishi Trading Co. Scholarship for International Students Undergraduate,
Graduate student
Any All majors Undergraduate:
100,000
Graduate student:
150,000
From late Nov. to mid-Jan.
Rotary Yoneyama Memorial Foundation 3rd or 4th year Undergraduate,
Graduate student
Any All majors Undergraduate:
100,000
Graduate student:
140,000
From mid-Aug. to early Oct.
Heiwa Nakajima Foundation Scholarship for International Students Undergraduate,
Graduate student
Any All majors Undergraduate:
100,000
Graduate student:
100,000
From late Aug. to mid-Oct.
Epson International Scholarship Graduate student Asian Sciences &
Engineering
100,000 From Oct. to Dec.
Kyoritsu International Exchange Foundation Undergraduate,
Graduate student
Asian All majors
Health certificate required
Undergraduate:
(1)60,000
(2)100,000
Graduate student:
100,000
From Nov. to mid-Jan.
Sato Yo International Scholarship Foundation Undergraduate,
Graduate student
Asian except East Asia All majors Undergraduate:
120,000
Graduate student:
180,000
Twice a year June & Dec.
Sagawa Scholarship Foundation 3rd year undergraduate,
1st year master student,
2nd year doctor student
ASEAN members All majors 100,000 From late Jan. to late Mar.
Korean Scholarship Foundation Undergraduate,
Graduate student
Korean or South Korean All majors Permanent residents should apply directly Undergraduate:
25,000
MA Course:
40,000
Ph.D. Course:
70,000
From late Feb. to mid-Apr.
Kaneko Hachiro Trust Scholarship Foundation Undergraduate,
Graduate student
Any All majors 800,000/year From mid-March to late Apr.
Hachijuni Bank Scholarship for International Students Students who will enter Master course in Shinshu Univ. Any All majors 100,000 From Jan. to Feb.

Shinshu University CHINOMORI Scholarship (CHINOMORI : The Forest of Intellectual Resources for Sustainable Tomorrow)

The CHINOMORI scholarship supports Shinshu Universtiy students to study abroad and international students to study in Shinshu University.