Applications are invited for AY 2019-20 University Recommendation Scholarships for Privately Financed International Students.
The University of Tsukuba, one of the oldest national universities and one of the most comprehensive research universities in Japan, is in the city of Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture in the Kanto region of Japan.
Number of Scholarships: The number of scholarships is limited.
Eligible Countries: Privately financed international students are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: Privately-financed international students holding a status of residence of “College Student” and satisfying either one of the following conditions (A) or (B). A) Degree students or non-degree research students enrolled from August 2018 to April 2019
B) Degree students who could not apply in July 2018 because of a leave of absence from school (“kyugaku”) at the time of application and who have been re-enrolling by April 2020.
1)Students who will be taking a temporary leave of absence from the university in AY2019-20
2)Students who are expected to receive any scholarships or grants (including those covering living expenses) in AY2019-20
3)Students who will continue to receive their current scholarship in AY2019-20
English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Applicants should be submitted to the dean of the college / the provost of the school enrolled (Academic Service Office: student support or graduate academic affairs section or office of the graduate program) Required documents
Scholarship application form for privately financed international students for AY 2018-19 (prescribed form 1)
Study plan for undergraduate students
Research plan for graduate students and research students
Supervisor’s remarks (prescribed form 4) (Envelope sealed by supervisor)
Status of enrollment notification (prescribed form 5) Note: Not necessary to submit at the time of application. Note to Applicants (3)” below should separately submit this form to their respective academic service office (student support or graduate academic affairs section) promptly afterward.
Latest academic transcript (If the latest academic transcript has not been available at the time of application, it may be omitted)
Undergraduate students should submit a copy of an undergraduate academic transcript of the University of Tsukuba
Master’s course students should submit a copy of the undergraduate academic transcript of the university graduated, and academic transcript of master course of the University of Tsukuba
Doctoral course students should submit a copy of master’s course an academic transcript of the university graduated, and doctoral course an academic transcript of the University of Tsukuba
Research students should submit a copy of the undergraduate academic transcript of the University graduated
Academic Record Entry Sheet (only for graduate students in their first year in the master and doctoral courses)
A copy of the Residence Card (it should be enlarged copy of both sides so that the status of residence is clearly visible)