Prospective Students

Support for International Students

Helpful support for your campus life

Tokyo Tech's administrative staff, laboratories, and students offer collaborative support to help international students safely and comfortably settle into life in Japan. A range of counseling services and support facilities are also available. Make the most of these support services and enjoy your study abroad experience at Tokyo Tech.

Support Service Examples

Before Arrival

Administrative support

Administrative support

  • Response to inquiries by email
  • Support for obtaining a student visa(required documents, etc.)
  • Information on dormitories
Laboratory support*For applicable programs only

Laboratory support

  • Response to inquiries by email
  • Support for obtaining a student visa

Enrolling

Administrative support

Administrative support

  • Orientation
    Introduction to Japanese language classes and counseling services for international students
  • Campus Guide for International Students
    Information on residence cards, health checks, and other essential information for students studying at Tokyo Tech
  • Support for various procedures(insurance plans, bank account, etc.)
Student-led support

Student-led support

  • Assignment of tutor
    Many international students are assigned a Tokyo Tech student as tutor to rely on for support.
Laboratory support

Laboratory support

  • Guidance on laboratory affiliation
    Getting acquainted with laboratory rules and culture.

Campus Life

Administrative support

Administrative support

  • Support for enrollment in classes
  • Library tour in April and October
    Tour of the library with tips on searching for and borrowing books
  • Health checkup in April and October
Student-led support

Student-led support

  • Tutor support for daily life
    Assistance on a variety of issues from course registration and campus facilities to Japanese culture
Laboratory support
  • Various forms of laboratory support

Counseling Services

International Student Support Facilities

Learning Japanese